Join/Renew

Members support our community through a range of gifts that help sustain our outstanding film programming. Through unique series, special events, Q&As, live performances, and exhibitions, we offer many opportunities to enjoy film and engage with other filmgoers who enjoy watching our offerings on the big screen — the way movies are meant to be seen. We appreciate our members commitment and thank donors at all levels with a variety of benefits.

All members at basic to premium levels receive the following benefits:

  • A member ticket discount on 1 (individual levels) or 2 (dual levels) tickets
  • Special event discounts
  • Complimentary ticket offers for screenings and events
  • Access to members-only events
  • Reduced or waived online ticket fees
  • A free Anniversary Screening each June
  • Free popcorn the first Wednesday of each month
  • Waived registration fees for classes
  • Discounts and special offers with our business partners
  • Member Pre-Sales for Westchester Jewish Film Festival and other select series/events

Film Fan

Member ticket discounts and more for one or two people!

Film Family

A level highlighting film and classes for the whole family!

  • $165
  • All basic benefits for 2
  • 8 comp passes for family films
  • Invitation to a family event
  • Advance notice for course registration
  • 10% off class prices
  • Tax deduction of $90

Film Buff

Our first level of premium membership!

  • $195
  • All basic benefits for 2
  • Priority Purchase access
  • 3 month Preview Club eligibility
  • A preview screening invitation for 2
  • Waived online ticket fees
  • Advance notice for course registration
  • 10% off class prices
  • Tax deduction of $115

Film Sponsor

A premium membership with added benefits

  • $375
  • All basic benefits for 2
  • Priority Purchase access
  • 6 month Preview Club eligibility
  • Invitation for 2 to two filmmaker events
  • Waived online ticket fees
  • Advance notice for course registration
  • 10% off class prices
  • Tax deduction of $290

Film Enthusiast

A membership level with special opportunities!

  • $750
  • All basic benefits for 2
  • Priority Purchase access
  • 6 month Preview Club eligibility
  • Invitations for 2 for all private preview screenings
  • Invitation for 2 to two filmmaker events
  • 2 additional tickets at member price for regular screenings (4 total)
  • Waived online ticket fees
  • Advance notice for course registration
  • 10% off class prices
  • Tax deduction of $670

Silver Screen Circle

With an annual gift of $2,500 or more, SSC members provide critical funds to help sustain our film, media education, and scholarship programs. In grateful appreciation for their generous support, Silver Screen Circle members receive special benefits, personal attention, and exclusive opportunities to experience all that the JBFC has to offer.

It's easy to join or renew at burnsfilmcenter.org, at the Theater, or on the phone at 914.773.7663, ext. 6, Mon.-Fri., 9:30–5:30.

  • Want to buy a Gift Membership?
  • Does your company offer matching gifts for memberships? Learn more!
  • 2 year memberships are available—get 2 extra months free! Available online for each level, at the theater or call us!
  • You can upgrade your membership at any time! Call us!
  • Learn more about the popular JBFC Preview Club

Questions? Visit our FAQ or contact Membership at 914.773.7663, ext. 6 or membership@burnsfilmcenter.org.