Auckland Film Society

About

Mondays, 6.30pm Academy Cinemas

• Exciting cinema that pushes the boundaries
• Discover films you may never have heard of - you’ll be surprised how much you enjoy them!
• Weekly screenings give you time to reflect 
• Guest speakers and Q&As with filmmakers
• Exceptional value: annual membership works out at just $6 per film
​ (even less with discounted membership)
• Join now​ or in the Academy Cinemas foyer before any AFS screening
• Great discounts at local cinemas and at the New Zealand International Film Festival 

Auckland Film Society is a non-profit incorporated society and a registered charitable organisation. We are a member of the New Zealand Federation of Film Societies, which has been screening films throughout the country for over 70 years.

Visit the official website here

Membership

We have non-commercial screening rights for most films, which means most films are members only – there are no ticket sales.

It's easy to join and great value, too. Pay your membership subscription, then see our films for FREE. 

​​There are three types of membership: AFS Supporter, Premier and Sampler
Printed forms will also be available at the AFS desk in the cinema foyer before each screening or Join & pay online by clicking a session below and pick up your membership card from the AFS desk before any of our screenings.

Special offer! 
Join with a friend and get a discount. Two friends joining as new Premier Card members at the same screening receive the discounted rate of $160 per person.

AFS Supporter
​Full Season — $200
​Become a benefactor of Auckland Film Society!
You receive all benefits of Premier Card membership, while also making a generous donation to AFS – $20 if you would otherwise have paid $180; or $40 if you qualify for discount Premier Card membership.
Premier
Full Season — $180
or $160 with discount
Premier Card membership gives you:

FREE entry to all 30 screenings in our 2019 Season – just $6 per film! 
A gold coin donation towards venue hire each time you attend a screening would be much appreciated.
FREE Close Up magazine — collect your copy at any AFS screening
Plus generous discounts at:
New Zealand International Film Festival
Auckland: 18 July — 4 August 2019
Show Me Shorts Film Festival 
Academy Cinemas   
$10 at all times ($5 on Wednesdays)
Lido Cinema and Capitol Cinema 
Rialto Cinemas Newmarket
Premier Card Membership can be purchased at any time during the year, and lasts for 12 months from the date of purchase.
Premier Card @ $160 — Discount Conditions

Sampler
Three films — $35
2019 Sampler Card membership gives you:

FREE entry to any three films in the AFS 2019 Season. Strictly non-transferable. Valid for admission to Auckland Film Society screenings only. A gold coin donation towards venue hire each time you attend a screening would be much appreciated.
FREE Close Up magazine — collect your copy at any AFS screening

Special offer!
Buy a 2019 Sampler Card before
15 April 2019 and pay just $25
Valid for first 2019 Sampler Card purchase only.
Limit one card per person.

Full membership terms here