Join the best film club in the world. Your experience includes: free tickets to over 200 Cinematheque films this year, exclusive Festival pre-sales, invitations to special events, and so much more! Best of all, Members join a community of film loving supporters who help fuel TIFF’s mission to transform the way people see the world through film.

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Choose the membership level that works best for you:

Audience in a theatre watching a film

Starting from $59

Members 365

Welcome! Love watching free and discounted films at TIFF Bell Lightbox and want Festival tickets before the public?

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Audience in a theatre watching a film

Starting from $450

Contributors Circle

Level up! Want to support TIFF with a charitable contribution, experience special events, and get earlier access to Festival tickets?

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Audience in a theatre watching a film

Starting from $2,000

Patrons Circle

Experience the very best! Passionate about accessing our best year-round and Festival pre-sales, events and dedicated service - all while supporting TIFF with an important donation?

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Free for Members

TIFF Cinematheque presents the best in Canadian and international programming reflecting both classic and contemporary films. Members see it free.

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Members enjoy benefits including:


Free films

Enjoy up to two tickets to over 200 free screenings of new essentials, classics, rarities, recent restorations in our TIFF Cinematheque programming this year.

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Exclusive Festival perks

Members get preferred access to the Festival, with the best chance to secure tickets to buzzworthy titles, hidden gems and more at TIFF '23.


Year-round discounts

Save up to 50% on year-round tickets to new releases and subscription series. Get 15% off at TIFF Shop and since movies are better with popcorn, save up to 30% on concessions.**


Get Member-exclusive access to the TIFF Lounge

Enjoy complimentary tea, coffee, and snacks in the TIFF Lounge in the Film Reference Library on the 4th floor. The lounge is open Fridays from 5pm to 9pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 12pm to 8pm.***


Digital experience

Enjoy the TIFF experience from the comfort of home with digital events.


Member exclusives

Connect with your TIFF community at complimentary screenings, conversations, and events.

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Stay in touch

Receive weekly emails to stay in the loop of pre-sales, newly announced events, exclusive partner offers, and contests.


Live in the United States?

You can receive a US tax receipt for IRS purposes by directing your donation or the charitable portion of your TIFF Membership to American Friends of TIFF, an independent 501(c)(3) organization that supports the work of TIFF.

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TIFF Under-25 Free Pass

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By phone

Call 416-599-2033 (toll-free at 1-888-258-8433) between 10am and 7pm daily.

In person

Steve & Rashmi Gupta Box Office
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 3pm - 10pm
Wednesday - Sunday: 10am - 10pm.

Above prices are in CAD.
Tax receipt amounts will be assessed and adjusted as necessary to compensate for any benefits lost as a result of COVID-19 restrictions.
All benefits subject to change and availability, and determined by Membership level.
Contributor Memberships and above are subject to various levels of tax deductibility. For more information, please contact a Membership representative at 416-599-2033.
Charitable Registration #11930 4541 RR0001.
Benefits and prices are subject to change without notice. Some restrictions apply.

Memberships are non-refundable.
TIFF reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to refuse or revoke Membership, suspend Membership privileges, and/or deny admission for inappropriate conduct, and to do so without refund. Offending behaviour includes, but is not limited to: disorderly conduct, disruptive behaviour, persistent disregard of TIFF Rules and Regulations, and default in payment of Membership fees.
* Cancellation policy: no-shows must pay a standard $9.75 ticket fee for unused tickets, which will automatically be charged to the credit card on file.
* Valid for two (2) tickets per Membership per screening for regular-price Cinematheque screenings, starting January 6, 2023; does not include special events.
* Members with outstanding cancellation charges of $25 or more may have Membership benefits reduced or revoked.

** Excludes alcoholic beverages.

*** Excludes the duration of the Toronto International Film Festival for Members 365.