Contributors Circle

Support TIFF with a charitable contribution alongside your dues and save with greater discounts on year-round film tickets, experience special events, and get better access to Festival tickets with exclusive pre-sales and early package ticket selection start times.

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Enjoy these benefits

Year-Round at TIFF Bell Lightbox
  • Exclusive pre-sales
  • Free entry to TIFF exhibitions + coat check
  • No service fees on Member-priced tickets
  • Up to 50% discounts on year-round TIFF screenings and series
  • Discounts on workshops (W) and camps (C) † †
  • 15% discounts at TIFF Shop and on concessions
  • Priority service at concessions, box office, and call centre
  • Access to the Bell Blue Room Members' Lounge
  • One-year subscription to the TIFF 180° programme guide ‡‡
  • Invitations to Member events and appreciation days
At the Toronto International Film Festival
  • Exclusive ticket package presale §
  • NEW! Exclusive Member prices on ticket packages §
  • NEW! Exclusive individual ticket pre-sale § §
  • NEW! Access to the Bell Blue Room Members' Lounge
  • No service fees on exchanges via your TIFF Account
  • Priority Service through dedicated box office


Enjoy the above benefits for you, a partner and up to 4 youth (17 and under)

  • Charitable tax receipt for $295
  • Invitations to exclusive events
  • NEW! Advance ticket package pre-sale
  • Advance start time for Festival Ticket Package ticket selection


All the benefits of Contributor Membership

  • Charitable tax receipt for $455
  • Recognition on our annual donor wall, our Annual Report, and in the TIFF 180° Programme Guide


All the benefits of Ambassador Membership

  • Charitable tax receipt for $800
  • Access to private screenings

Want more? Become a Patron

Live in the United States?

You can receive a U.S. 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. Visit American Friends of TIFF to make your donation or for more information.

Fine Print

  • * All benefits subject to change, availability, and determined by Membership level.
  • * * Applies to those 65 years of age or older.
  • * ** Applies to full-time students as well as those 17 years of age or younger.
  • † Excludes select programming. Screening discount applies to Adult ticket price. Number of eligible Member-priced tickets based on level.
  • †† Number of discounted registrations based on level.
  • ‡ Excludes alcoholic beverages.
  • ‡‡ Print copy only for Individual Members and primary cardholder for Dual Members and above. Online copy available for all levels of Membership including Student membership.
  • § Limit 1 Premium Package per Membership, and subject to availability. Member pricing valid only during pre-sale.
  • § § By Membership level and subject to availability. Deadline to join or upgrade for early ticket selection is August 1.
  • § § § Subject to availability.

  • All benefits subject to change, availability, and determined by Membership level.
  • Some Membership are subject to various levels of tax deductibility. For more information please contact a Membership representative at 416.599.TIFF
  • Charitable Registration #11930 4541 RR0001
  • Benefits and prices are subject to change without notice. Some restrictions apply.
  • Memberships are non-refundable.
  • Deadline to join or upgrade for Festival ticket pre-sales and early package ticket selection is August 1.
  • 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.