SIFF Memberships are annual and valid for a 12-month cycle from the time of purchase.
See for our current reopening health policies and guidelines.
In an effort to be environmentally conscious and streamline our process for members, we are no longer providing physical membership cards. Your name and email address is all that you need to access your membership benefits online and in our cinemas.
SIFF Memberships are solely for the individual(s) whose name(s) are included at the time of purchase. Memberships cannot be transferred or shared with any other individuals. Violation of this will result in a cancellation of the membership without refund.
All SIFF Member benefits are subject to change and availability and are valid for one year from the time of purchase.

Members Make SIFF

We love our members—they’re our community and our biggest advocates. Your support keeps the SIFF mission alive and thriving.


  • Discounts! Get $5 off all regular-priced SIFF Cinema screenings and $3 off all regular-priced Seattle International Film Festival screenings. Members also enjoy discounts on all Festival passes, events, Film Talks, camps, and more!
  • Invites to member-only free screenings and admission to the annual Seattle International Film Festival Member Night.
  • Popcorn! Members receive 5 complimentary medium popcorns per year.
  • Early access on Seattle International Film Festival passes, packages, and tickets.
  • Satisfaction knowing they are supporting SIFF’s important mission.

From maintaining and preserving our three unique cinemas, the generation of thought-provoking programming, and the long-awaited return of our renowned festival, membership support is vital to the financial well-being of SIFF.

Speaking of festivals, when you join today, you also gain exclusive benefits to the 2023 Seattle International Film Festival and all upcoming mini-festivals.

Membership comes in all shapes and sizes and can fit nearly every budget. Also, purchasing a membership can pay for itself in as little as five visits!


Gifting a SIFF membership is easier than ever—purchase a SIFF gift membership and after purchase, you’ll be given a code in your confirmation email to send to the giftee for them to apply at checkout. No spoiled surprises and they can start the membership anytime.


Check our FAQ page for answers to commonly asked questions or email if you have any questions or concerns.

To check your membership status and update your account information, log in to with your SIFF email and password. Your current SIFF membership is listed in your account information page.