FilmScene is a nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching the cultural vitality of the Iowa City area through film that challenges, inspires, educates and entertains.

Annual Membership Program

Members provide vital annual support for FilmScene’s mission as a non-profit cinema dedicated to film art and building community through film. As a member, you’ll enjoy a range of great benefits, including discounts on admission and concessions plus special member-only invitations and events.

FilmScene is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All membership contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. All memberships are valid for one year from date of purchase and are non-transferable. For questions about membership, please contact

Memberships begin immediately at the FilmScene box office. You will receive your membership card in the mail within 2 weeks.
Membership benefits intended for members only. Memberships are non-transferable.

Membership Benefits

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• FilmScene Member Card
• Discounted admission ($5) for one adult to feature films*
• Discount on FilmScene merchandise and popcorn
• 10% discount on film books at Prairie Lights Bookstore
• FilmScene In Focus calendar mailed to your home
• Advance purchase period for special events
• Invitations to members-only events
• Discounts on select special events
• Weekly email update with film notes, trailers and showtimes

Individual • $50
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Household • $90
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Membership with discounted admission for two adults plus any children 18 and under living in the same household.

Senior Individual (60+) • $40
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Senior Household (60+) • $75
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Student Membership • $25
Student memberships are available for purchase by students with valid student ID at the box office only.


Household membership benefits, plus:
• Free popcorn at every show
• No service charge for online tickets
• Discounted tickets to annual Eye Opener celebration
• Recognition on-screen and in FilmScene Yearbook
• Complimentary FilmScene Yearbook
• A portion of your membership is tax deductible

Supporting Role Membership • $250
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Supporting Role membership benefits, plus:
• Bring up to 2 guests at member prices ($5)
• 2 tickets to annual Eye Opener celebration
• 1 FilmScene special edition t-shirt
• $25 FilmScene Gift Card to use or give to friends
• Backstage tour of FilmScene
• A portion of your membership is tax deductible

Leading Role Membership • $500
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Leading Role membership benefits, plus:
• Free admission for two members to all regularly scheduled films
• Discounted admission ($5) for children and up to 2 guests
• 2 FilmScene special edition t-shirts
• 2 $25 FilmScene Gift Cards to use or give to friends
• A portion of your membership is tax deductible

Screen Legend Membership • $1000
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* Valid for all regular FilmScene programming. Special event and other restrictions may apply.

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