Auckland Film Society

About

Exclusive to Academy Cinemas, from March to November we host the Auckland Film Society on Mondays at 6.30pm.

• 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

Extra Public AFS Screening

AFS: Orlando

94 mins | Rated PG

AFS: Orlando

94 mins | Rated PG

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Monday March 09

Special $10 Screening - The Insult

AFS: The Insult

112 mins | Rated M-LLV

AFS: The Insult

112 mins | Rated M-LLV

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Monday March 16

Special $10 Screening - Ixcanul Volcano

AFS: Ixcanul Volcano

95 mins | Rated M-SL

AFS: Ixcanul Volcano

95 mins | Rated M-SL

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Monday March 30

Membership

We have non-commercial screening rights for most films, which means most films are members only – there are exceptions throughout the year, however, with $10 tickets available for the general public. These films are clearly marked above.

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.

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 2020 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: 23 July — 9th August 2020
Show Me Shorts Film Festival 
Academy Cinemas   
$10 at all times ($5 on Wednesdays)

Sampler
Three films — $30
2020 Sampler Card membership gives you:

FREE entry to any three films in the AFS 2020 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 2020 Sampler Card before
14 July 2020 and pay just $25
Valid for first 2020 Sampler Card purchase only.
Limit one card per person.

Full membership terms here