HCAS gives STAR TREATMENT to VIP Members

Our success depends on individuals and contributors like you!
Memberships available from $25 Student and $50 Festival Fan to $10,000+ Director’s Circle. Membership benefits of all levels are described below with convenient links to JOIN NOW online.

Festival Student $25

  • Two single tickets to any regular screenings Thursday – Sunday
  • Discount on One Day Festival Passes, premium screenings, and regular single tickets (Student ID required)
  • Festival Launch Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • All Workshops and Panels
  • Cinema on the Verge
  • One Festival T-shirt
  • Invitation to members-only screenings and events throughout the year
  • Discounts on any ticketed HCAS-sponsored screenings during the year

Note: All tickets and passes must be purchased in person at the box office with Student ID. Please note that some films may include adult content. Membership acknowledges parental or guardian consent.

NOT INCLUDED: Special Events, Cinema Arts Award Presentation

Fair Market Value: $20

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Festival Fan $50+

  • Two single tickets to any regular screenings Thursday – Sunday
  • Discount on One Day Festival Passes, premium screenings, and regular single tickets
  • Festival Launch Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • All Workshops and Panels
  • Cinema on the Verge
  • One Festival T-shirt
  • Invitation to members-only screenings and events throughout the year
  • Discounts on any ticketed HCAS-sponsored screenings during the year

NOT INCLUDED: Special Events, Cinema Arts Award Presentation

Fair Market Value: $20

Gift for

Festival Enthusiast $100+

One Day Festival Pass, including:

  • All regular screenings for one designated day of the Festival with early arrival priority seating
  • Discount on One Day Festival Passes, premium screenings, and regular single tickets for other Festival days
  • Festival Launch Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • All Workshops and Panels
  • Filmmakers Brunch
  • Cinema on the Verge
  • Festival tote bag
  • Invitation to members-only screenings and events throughout the year
  • Discounts on any ticketed HCAS-sponsored screenings during the year

NOT INCLUDED: Special Events, Cinema Arts Award Presentation

Fair Market Value: $60

Gift for

Festival Aficionado $250+

This membership level receives recognition of name and giving level in the Festival Program and Houston Cinema Arts Society Yearbook

One Weekend Festival Pass, including:

  • All regular screenings on Saturday and Sunday with early arrival priority seating
  • Discount on One Day Festival Passes, premium screenings, and regular single tickets for other Festival days
  • Festival Launch Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • All Workshops and Panels
  • Filmmakers Brunch
  • Cinema on the Verge
  • Festival T-shirt or tote bag
  • Invitation to members-only screenings and events throughout the year
  • Discounts on any ticketed HCAS-sponsored screenings during the year

NOT INCLUDED: Special Events, Cinema Arts Award Presentation

Fair Market Value: $90

Gift for

Festival Guild $500+

This membership level receives recognition of name and giving level in the Festival Program and Houston Cinema Arts Society Yearbook

Two Weekend Festival Passes, each including:

  • All regular screenings on Saturday and Sunday with early arrival priority seating
  • Festival Launch Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • All Workshops and Panels
  • Filmmakers Brunch
  • Cinema on the Verge
  • Festival T-shirt or tote bag
  • Invitation to members-only screenings and events throughout the year
  • Discounts on any ticketed HCAS-sponsored screenings during the year

NOT INCLUDED: Special Events, Cinema Arts Award Presentation

Fair Market Value: $180

Gift for

Actor's Circle $1,000+

This membership level receives recognition of name and giving level in the Festival Program and Houston Cinema Arts Society Yearbook

One All Access Pass, including:

  • All screenings with early arrival priority seating
  • Festival Launch Party
  • Opening Night Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • All Workshops and Panels
  • Filmmakers Brunch
  • Cinema on the Verge
  • Festival T-shirt, tote bag, and hat
  • Invitation to members-only screenings and events throughout the year
  • Discounts on any ticketed HCAS-sponsored screenings during the year

NOT INCLUDED: Special Events, Cinema Arts Award Presentation

Fair Market Value: $200

Gift for

Writer's Circle $2,500+

This membership level receives recognition of name and giving level in the Festival Program, Festival trailer, and Houston Cinema Arts Society Yearbook

Two All Access Passes, each including:

  • All screenings with early arrival priority seating
  • Festival Launch Party
  • Opening Night Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • All Workshops and Panels
  • Filmmakers Brunch
  • Cinema on the Verge
  • Festival T-shirt, tote bag, and hat
  • Invitation to members-only screenings and events throughout the year
  • Discounts on any ticketed HCAS-sponsored screenings during the year

NOT INCLUDED: Special Events, Cinema Arts Award Presentation

Fair Market Value: $405

Gift for

Producer's Circle $5,000+

This membership level receives recognition of name and giving level in the Festival Program, Festival trailer, and Houston Cinema Arts Society Yearbook

Four All Access Passes, each including:

  • All screenings with early arrival priority seating
  • Festival Launch Party
  • Opening Night Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • All Workshops and Panels
  • Filmmakers Brunch
  • Cinema on the Verge
  • Festival T-shirt, tote bag, and hat
  • Invitation to members-only screenings and events throughout the year
  • Discounts on any ticketed HCAS-sponsored screenings during the year

NOT INCLUDED: Special Events, Cinema Arts Award Presentation

Fair Market Value: $810

Gift for

Director's Circle $10,000+

This membership level receives recognition of name and giving level in the Festival Program, Festival trailer, and Houston Cinema Arts Society Yearbook and two VIP invitations to all exclusive events with guest artists

Six All Access Passes, each including:

  • All screenings with early arrival priority seating
  • Festival Launch Party
  • Opening Night Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • All Workshops and Panels
  • Filmmakers Brunch
  • Cinema on the Verge
  • Festival T-shirt, tote bag, and hat
  • Invitation to members-only screenings and events throughout the year
  • Discounts on any ticketed HCAS-sponsored screenings during the year

Fair Market Value: $1,210

Gift for

Add-On Membership Benefits To Other Media Arts Organizations

25% for $25 – for one year from the date you purchase the add-on benefits you will receive a 25% discount for panels and workshops presented by:

SOUTHWEST ALTERNATE MEDIA PROJECT
Confirmed upcoming workshops include:

– Tuesday, 4/28/15
6:30 PM
April Salon
Evolution of a Criminal with Darius C. Monroe
25% off $10 general admission (Rice Media Center)

– Tuesday, 5/28/15
6:30 PM
May Salon
The Art Guys
FREE (Deans Downtown – 316 Main St., 77002)

– Saturday, 7/11/15
4:00 PM
Screening / Lecture
The Political Education of Maggie Lauterer with Paul Stekler
25% off $15 general admission (Rice Media Center)

– Saturday, 8/15/15
5:30 PM
Lecture / Workshop
The Parent App: Understanding Families in a Digital Age with Dr. Lynn Schofield Clark
25% off $25 general admission (Rice Media Center)

NOTE: Business of Film, Lights!, Camera! Action! Moviemaking Camps, and Kat Candler workshops are not eligible for 25% add-on membership discount.

For more information about SOUTHWEST ALTERNATE MEDIA PROJECTS programs go to www.swamp.org

Stay tuned for more announcements as other Houston media and film organizations join as partners in the future. When they do (and they will soon), your 25% discount add-on will also apply to new partners benefits until your add-on expires. Add-on membership is only good for one year and may not be renewed for a 2nd year.