Membership

JOIN NOW and receive the following benefits for NEXT FEST 2016

  • First access to tickets (24hr member-only pre-sale, July 6, 2016 | 12pm MT)
  • 20% discount tickets (daytime screenings only)
  • Invite +1 to the Member and Sundance Institute Alumni Filmmaker Party
  • With purchase of a ticket to Downtown & Dirty Shorts on Saturday, August 14 at 12pmmembers have the opportunity to attend a members-only, intimate conversation with Director of Programming Trevor Groth and Programmer Charlie Reff about the Sundance NEXT FEST program and the festival’s genesis. Member guests included.
  • Special seating section for members (on a space-available basis)
  • Entry into our Sundance NEXT Sweepstakes for full access to the Festival PLUS hotel stay and dinner for two at the Ace Hotel
  • NEXT FEST exclusive tote (screen printed onsite at NEXT DOOR, adjacent to the Ace Hotel)
  • 2 free tickets to every screening (Storyteller level only)

Sundance Institute Membership supports a network of independent artists all around the world who have the passion to share their stories. By joining Sundance, you’ll be investing in the work of these artists and helping to spark a new generation of storytellers.

Not only will your membership support artists it will also give you access to a variety of benefits, from member-only ticket pre-sales for NEXT FEST* and Sundance Festival to a collection of short films from the most recent festival to member screenings. Join at the Storyteller level now and you can secure your Ticket Package for the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.

For more information contact the Membership desk at 310.492.2301 or email membership@sundance.org.

Membership Benefits

Become a Sundance Institute Member and join a community of like-minded individuals who believe in the power of great art. Free from commercial and political pressures, the Institute is able to support the screenwriters, directors, composers, and theatre artists whose work makes our world a more informed, inspired, and human place. We provide storytellers with the tools to refine their artistic process and help present their stories to audiences worldwide. Want to be part of it? Join Sundance Institute today.

As a Sundance Institute Member, you’ll receive special benefits, discounts and premiums we’ve put together just for you. Your membership ensures that the Sundance Institute will continue to enrich our culture and change the world - one story at a time.

Sundance Institute provides storytellers with the tools to refine their artistic process and help present their stories to audiences worldwide.

Student- $40
For anyone with a love of storytelling and a student i.d.
See & Connect
  • Discount at Select ArtHouse Project Theatres
  • Discount at Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas
Make & Learn
  • Discount on purchase of Final Draft Software
Represent & Engage
  • Sundance Institute Membership Tote Bag (changes annually)
  • Auto-entry into annual Win A Trip drawings to our festivals
  • 20% off all Sundance Film Festival Merchandise
First to Know & First In Line
  • Membership Newsletter
  • Invitations to attend private screenings at the Sundance Film Festival
  • NEXT FEST (4 day mini festival in Los Angeles): members pre-sale, invitation to member party, special member seating, exclusive member swag

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Benefits are subject to change

Alumni - $65
Available to Sundance lab participants and festival alumni

Want to know if you're a Sundance Alumni? Click here to find your name in our Archive.

Who is an Alumni?

  • Most of our Alumni consist of Institute or Festival artists or filmmakers that have been supported via the Festival, Program Labs, Fellowships, Grants or Initiatives.
  • If you worked on a film that has played a previous Sundance Film Festival and are credited in the Official Festival catalog.
See & Connect
  • Discount at Select ArtHouse Project Theatres
  • Discount at Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas
  • 2 Free Passes to Landmark Cinemas
Make & Learn
  • Discount on purchase of Final Draft Software
  • One (1) waived application fee during a year-long membership when applying to a Sundance Institute Lab. (Please contact membership@sundance.org for more information.)
Represent & Engage
  • Sundance Institute Membership Tote Bag (changes annually)
  • Postcard Collection featuring rare images from our Archive
  • Auto-entry into annual Win A Trip drawings to our festivals
  • 20% off all Sundance Film Festival Merchandise
First to Know & First In Line
  • Membership Newsletter
  • Festival Credential
  • Invitations to attend private screenings at the Sundance Film Festival
  • NEXT FEST (4 day mini festival in Los Angeles): members pre-sale, invitation to member party, special member seating, exclusive member swag

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Renew

Benefits are subject to change

Indie - $65
Support the films you love and receive discounts at theatres
See & Connect
  • Discount at Select ArtHouse Project Theatres
  • Discount at Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas
  • 2 Free Passes to Landmark Cinemas
Make & Learn
  • Discount on purchase of Final Draft Software
Represent & Engage
  • Sundance Institute Membership Tote Bag (changes annually)
  • Postcard Collection featuring rare images from our Archive
  • Auto-entry into annual Win A Trip drawings to our festivals
  • 20% off all Sundance Film Festival Merchandise
First to Know & First In Line
  • Membership Newsletter
  • Invitations to attend private screenings at the Sundance Film Festival
  • NEXT FEST (4 day mini festival in Los Angeles): members pre-sale, invitation to member party, special member seating, exclusive member swag

Join

Renew

Benefits are subject to change

Supporter– $150
Watch Sundance projects and wear your support on your sleeve
See & Connect
  • Discount at Select ArtHouse Project Theatres
  • Discount at Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas
  • 2 Free Passes to Landmark Cinemas
  • Year-long membership to SundanceNow Doc Club
Make & Learn
  • Discount on purchase of Final Draft Software
  • One (1) waived application fee during a year-long membership when applying to a Sundance Institute Lab. (Please contact membership@sundance.org for more information.)
Represent & Engage
  • Sundance Institute Membership Tote Bag (changes annually)
  • Sundance Institute Membership T-shirt (changes annually)
  • Postcard Collection featuring rare images from our Archive
  • Auto-entry into annual Win A Trip drawings to our festivals
  • 20% off all Sundance Film Festival Merchandise
First to Know & First In Line
  • Membership Newsletter
  • Invitations to attend private screenings at the Sundance Film Festival
  • NEXT FEST (4 day mini festival in Los Angeles): members pre-sale, invitation to member party, special member seating, exclusive member swag

Join

Renew

Benefits are subject to change

Risk-taker– $250
Dive into the culture of film with BRIGHT IDEAS and watch the latest festival shorts
See & Connect
  • Discount at Select ArtHouse Project Theatres
  • Discount at Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas
  • 2 Free Passes to Landmark Cinemas
  • Year-long membership to SundanceNow Doc Club
  • Collection of Short Films from the Sundance Film Festival
Make & Learn
  • Discount on purchase of Final Draft Software
  • One (1) waived application fee during a year-long membership when applying to a Sundance Institute Lab. (Please contact membership@sundance.org for more information.)
Represent & Engage
  • Sundance Institute Membership Tote Bag (changes annually)
  • Sundance Institute Membership T-shirt (changes annually)
  • Postcard Collection featuring rare images from our Archive
  • Year-long subscription to the magazine Bright Ideas
  • Auto-entry into annual Win A Trip drawings to our festivals
  • 20% off all Sundance Film Festival Merchandise
First to Know & First In Line
  • Membership Newsletter
  • Invitations to attend private screenings at the Sundance Film Festival
  • NEXT FEST (4 day mini festival in Los Angeles): members pre-sale, invitation to member party, special member seating, exclusive member swag
  • Access to a 24 hour pre-sale of tickets to the upcoming Sundance Film Festival before the Individual Ticket sale begins in January. Each member may purchase up to 20 total tickets and four per screening. Please be aware that even during the pre-sale some films may be sold out, with no tickets available. This is more common during the first half of the festival, which will be January 21-26 for the 2016 Festival The 2016 members-only Individual Ticket Pre-sale is now closed. Members who join now will be eligible for the 2017 pre-sale.

Join

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Benefits are subject to change

Collaborator– $500
Enjoy a collection of stories from SundanceTV
See & Connect
  • Discount at Select ArtHouse Project Theatres
  • Discount at Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas
  • 2 Free Passes to Landmark Cinemas
  • Year-long membership to SundanceNow Doc Club
  • Collection of Short Films from the Sundance Film Festival
  • Select discounts and upgrades at the Sundance Mountain Resort. (Please contact membership@sundance.org for more information.)
Make & Learn
  • Discount on purchase of Final Draft Software
  • One (1) waived application fee during a year-long membership when applying to a Sundance Institute Lab. (Please contact membership@sundance.org for more information.)
Represent & Engage
  • Sundance Institute Membership Tote Bag (changes annually)
  • Sundance Institute Membership T-shirt (changes annually)
  • Postcard Collection featuring rare images from our Archive
  • Year-long subscription to the magazine Bright Ideas
  • Sundance Catalog Gift Card
  • A season of a SundanceTV original series
  • Auto-entry into annual Win A Trip drawings to our festivals
  • 20% off all Sundance Film Festival Merchandise
First to Know & First In Line
  • Membership Newsletter
  • Invitations to attend private screenings at the Sundance Film Festival
  • NEXT FEST (4 day mini festival in Los Angeles): members pre-sale, invitation to member party, special member seating, exclusive member swag
  • Access to a 24 hour pre-sale of tickets to the upcoming Sundance Film Festival before the Individual Ticket sale begins in January. Each member may purchase up to 20 total tickets and four per screening. Please be aware that even during the pre-sale some films may be sold out, with no tickets available. This is more common during the first half of the festival, which will be January 21-26 for the 2016 Festival The 2016 members-only Individual Ticket Pre-sale is now closed. Members who join now will be eligible for the 2017 pre-sale.

Join

Renew

Benefits are subject to change

Innovator – $1,000
Access the Members-only Pass and Package pick-up line at the Park City Pass and Package Office
See & Connect
  • Discount at Select ArtHouse Project Theatres
  • Discount at Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas
  • 2 Free Passes to Landmark Cinemas
  • Year-long membership to SundanceNow Doc Club
  • Collection of Short Films from the Sundance Film Festival
  • Select discounts and upgrades at the Sundance Mountain Resort. (Please contact membership@sundance.org for more information.)
Make & Learn
  • Discount on purchase of Final Draft Software
  • One (1) waived application fee during a year-long membership when applying to a Sundance Institute Lab. (Please contact membership@sundance.org for more information.)
Represent & Engage
  • Sundance Institute Membership Tote Bag (changes annually)
  • Sundance Institute Membership T-shirt (changes annually)
  • Postcard Collection featuring rare images from our Archive
  • Year-long subscription to the magazine Bright Ideas
  • Sundance Catalog Gift Card
  • A season of a SundanceTV original series
  • Auto-entry into annual Win A Trip drawings to our festivals
  • 20% off all Sundance Film Festival Merchandise
First to Know & First In Line
  • Membership Newsletter
  • Invitations to attend private screenings at the Sundance Film Festival
  • NEXT FEST (4 day mini festival in Los Angeles): members pre-sale, invitation to member party, special member seating, exclusive member swag
  • Exclusive Video: Cocktails with Cooper
  • Festival Credential
  • Members-only Pass and Package pick-up line at the Park City Pass and Package Office
  • Access to a 24 hour pre-sale of tickets to the upcoming Sundance Film Festival before the Individual Ticket sale begins in January. Each member may purchase up to 20 total tickets and four per screening. Please be aware that even during the pre-sale some films may be sold out, with no tickets available. This is more common during the first half of the festival, which will be January 21-26 for the 2016 Festival The 2016 members-only Individual Ticket Pre-sale is now closed. Members who join now will be eligible for the 2017 pre-sale.

Join

Renew

Benefits are subject to change

Storyteller - $2500
Purchase 1 ticket package and skip the public sale
See & Connect
  • Discount at Select ArtHouse Project Theatres
  • Discount at Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas
  • 2 Free Passes to Landmark Cinemas
  • Year-long membership to SundanceNow Doc Club
  • Collection of Short Films from the Sundance Film Festival
  • Recognition on sundance.org
  • Select discounts and upgrades at the Sundance Mountain Resort. (Please contact membership@sundance.org for more information.)
Make & Learn
  • Discount on purchase of Final Draft Software
  • One (1) waived application fee during a year-long membership when applying to a Sundance Institute Lab. (Please contact membership@sundance.org for more information.)
Represent & Engage
  • Sundance Institute Membership Tote Bag (changes annually)
  • Sundance Institute Membership T-shirt (changes annually)
  • Postcard Collection featuring rare images from our Archive
  • Year-long subscription to the magazine Bright Ideas
  • Sundance Catalog Gift Card
  • A season of a SundanceTV original series
  • Auto-entry into annual Win A Trip drawings to our festivals
  • 20% off all Sundance Film Festival Merchandise
  • Sundance Film Festival catalog
First to Know & First In Line
  • Membership Newsletter
  • Invitations to attend private screenings at the Sundance Film Festival
  • NEXT FEST (4 day mini festival in Los Angeles): members pre-sale, invitation to member party, special member seating, exclusive member swag
  • Exclusive Video: Cocktails with Cooper
  • Festival Credential
  • Members-only Pass and Package pick-up line at the Park City Pass and Package Office
  • Ability to purchase 1 Ticket Package outside of the Public Sale. Film selection includes a priority timeslot ahead of the general public.
  • Invitation to a private event at the Festival
  • One additional Sundance Film Festival Credential
  • Access to a 24 hour pre-sale of tickets to the upcoming Sundance Film Festival before the Individual Ticket sale begins in January. Each member may purchase up to 20 total tickets and four per screening. Please be aware that even during the pre-sale some films may be sold out, with no tickets available. This is more common during the first half of the festival, which will be January 21-26 for the 2016 Festival The 2016 members-only Individual Ticket Pre-sale is now closed. Members who join now will be eligible for the 2017 pre-sale.

Join

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Benefits are subject to change

Learn more about theatre discounts

Sundance Institute Members present their membership cards at the box office or concession stand to receive discounts at participating Art House Project and Alamo Drafthouse theatre locations. Members also receive two free movie tickets to Landmark Theatres and Sundance Cinemas.

Please Note: Theatre discounts are available on regularly scheduled screenings only, not including special events or online sales.

ARIZONA

ART HOUSE PROJECT

THE LOFT
3233 E Speedway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85716

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Discounted rate of $5.75 to regularly scheduled films


CALIFORNIA

ART HOUSE PROJECT

THE PALM
817 Palm Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

MEMBER DISCOUNT
$2 off regular admission


COLORADO

ART HOUSE PROJECT

INTERNATIONAL FILM SERIES
Muenzinger Auditorium,
University of Colorado
Visual Arts Complex,
Boulder, CO 80302

MEMBER DISCOUNT
$2 off regular admission

THE BOEDECKER THEATER
The Dairy Center for the Arts
2590 Walnut Street
Boulder, CO 80302

MEMBER DISCOUNT
$6 tickets to regular features


FLORIDA

ART HOUSE PROJECT

ENZIAN THEATER
1300 South Orlando Ave.
Maitland, FL 32751

MEMBER DISCOUNT
$2.50 off regular admission and $3.00 off Saturday Matinee Classics


ILLINOIS

ART HOUSE PROJECT

THE MUSIC BOX
3733 N Southport Avenue
Chicago, IL 60613

MEMBER DISCOUNT
$2 off tickets regularly scheduled screenings


MAINE

ART HOUSE PROJECT

RAILROAD SQUARE CINEMA
17 Railroad Square
Waterville, Maine, 04901

MEMBER DISCOUNT
$2 off regular admission


MICHIGAN

ART HOUSE PROJECT

MICHIGAN THEATRE
603 East Liberty
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

MEMBER DISCOUNT
$2 off regular admission


MISSOURI

ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE

CINEMAS MAINSTREET
1400 Main Street,
Kansas City, MO 64105

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Student pricing on regularly scheduled screening

OKLAHOMA

ART HOUSE PROJECT

OKLAHOMA CITY MUSEUM OF ART
415 Couch Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

MEMBER DISCOUNT
$3 off regular admission


OREGON

ART HOUSE PROJECT

HOLLYWOOD THEATRE
4122 NE Sandy Boulevard
Portland, OR 97212

MEMBER DISCOUNT
$3 off admission


TENNESSEE

ART HOUSE PROJECT

BELCOURT THEATRE
2102 Belcourt Avenue
Nashville, TN 37212

MEMBER DISCOUNT
20% discount on all Belcourt merchandise and non-alcoholic concessions


TEXAS

ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE

CINEMAS LAKELINE
14028 N US Highway 183,
Bldg F, Austin, TX 78717

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Student pricing on regularly scheduled screenings

LAKE CREEK
13729 Research Blvd.,
Austin, TX 78750

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Student pricing on regularly scheduled screenings

THE RITZ
320 E 6th Street,
Austin, TX 78701

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Student pricing on regularly scheduled screenings

SLAUGHTER LANE
5701 W. Slaughter
Lane, Austin, TX 78749

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Student pricing on regularly scheduled screenings

SOUTH LAMAR
1120 S Lamar Blvd.,
Austin, TX 78704

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Student pricing on regularly scheduled screenings

VILLAGE
2700 West Anderson
Lane, Austin, TX 78757

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Student pricing on regularly scheduled screenings

PARK NORTH
618 NW Loop 410, San
Antonio, TX 78216

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Student pricing on regularly scheduled screenings

STONE OAK
22806 US Hwy 281 North,
San Antonio, TX 78258

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Student pricing on regularly scheduled screenings

WESTLAKES
1255 SW Loop 410,
San Antonio, TX 78227

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Student pricing on regularly scheduled screenings


UTAH

ART HOUSE PROJECT

BROADWAY CENTRE CINEMAS
111 East Broadway
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

MEMBER DISCOUNT
One free small popcorn with ticket purchase and a 10% discount on all Salt Lake Film Society merchandise

TOWER THEATRE
900 S. 876 E.
Salt Lake City, UT 84105

MEMBER DISCOUNT
One free small popcorn with ticket purchase and a 10% discount on all Salt Lake Film Society merchandise


VIRGINIA

ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE

CINEMAS WINCHESTER
181 Kernstown Commons
Blvd., Winchester, VA 22602

MEMBER DISCOUNT
Student pricing on regularly scheduled screening


WASHINGTON

ART HOUSE PROJECT

PICKFORD FILM CENTER
1318 Bay Street
Bellingham, WA 98225

MEMBER DISCOUNT
$3.25 off regular admission

PICKFORD FILM CENTER’S THE LIMELIGHT
1416 Cornwall Avenue
Bellingham, WA 98225

MEMBER DISCOUNT
$3.25 off regular admission.



Collaborators

Sundance Institute Membership would like to acknowledge all of its Collaborators:

Alamo Drafthouse, Belcourt Theatre, BRIGHT IDEAS, Enzian Theatre, Final Draft Software, Hollywood Theatre, International Film Series, IMDbPro, Landmark Theatres, The Loft, Michigan Theatre, The Music Box, Oklahoma City Museum of Art, The Palm, Pickford Film Center, Railroad Square Cinema, Salt Lake Film Society, Sundance Catalog, SundanceTV, Sundance Cinemas, SUNDANCENOW DOC CLUB, Sundance Resort