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Membership matters!

As a patrons circle member you play an integral role in the ongoing evolution of TIFF. Your support helps us organize special exhibitions and grow our programmes.

Patron Circle Benefits1

Charitable tax receipt for the maximum allowable amount $805 $1,770 $2,970 $3,860 $8,360
At TIFF Bell Lightbox 2 cardholders and up to 46 minors
50% Discount to all screenings at TIFF Bell Lightbox5
Free access to exhibitions (for major exhibitions with
limited capacity, members will receive a free ticket voucher)
Access to the Bell Blue Room members' lounge
(access is restricted during the Festival)
Members' advanced purchase window for select
TIFF Bell Lightbox programming
Free exchange of TIFF Bell Lightbox programme tickets
(up to 3 days in advance)
Free mailed subscription of 180° TIFF Bell Lightbox Programme Guide
NEW! 15% off purchases at TIFF Shop
Invitations to members-only TIFF Bell Lightbox tours & private previews for select exhibitions, members-only events
Recognition of your support in the TIFF Annual Report & 180° TIFF Bell Lightbox Programme Guide
At The Festival 2 cardholders and up to 46 minors
Purchase Festival Ticket Packages before the general public
Festival Ticket Package orders will be processed through the Advanced Order Procedure before the general public
NEW! Purchase Premium and Regular single tickets for Festival screenings à la carte before the general public (subject to availability)
Silver and above Patrons Circle Members
Invitation for two to the Festival Sneak Peek & the Insider's Reception with our Festival programmers
Free copy of the Festival Programme Book
Early entrance to Roy Thomson Hall for Festival Gala screenings (ticket-holders only)
Early entrance to evening film presentations at the Visa Screening Room at the Elgin Theatre (ticket-holders only)
Access to the Bell Blue Room members' lounge during the Festival (cardholder plus one guest)
Access to free Festival Press & Industry film screenings (priority given to Press & Industry delegates; first-come, first-served basis)
Platinum and Leadership Patrons Circle Members
Two tickets to the Festival Opening Night Cocktail Reception, Gala Screening & Party
Recognition of your support in the Festival Programme Book
Invitations to private screening & dinner events with special guests
Invitation for two to a Directors Cocktail Reception & Dinner hosted by the TIFF Directors for filmmakers at the Festival
Personal concierge service for ticket purchases
  1. Attendance at certain events and films may be subject to age based restrictions.
  2. With proof of full-time enrollment at an accredited Ontario post secondary institution or school board, or, 17 years of age or under.
  3. Cardholder must be 65 years of age or older.
  4. Both cardholders must be of 65 years of age or older.
  5. Discounts exclude subscription series and Festival screenings.
  6. Minors must be 17 years of age or under.
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