Join us at the Movies

Michelle Yeoh at MVFF 2011 premiere of The Lady
(Photo by Linda Wilkie)

California Film Institute members enjoy access to compelling film year-round at the Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center and during the annual Mill Valley Film Festival.


Benefits Include:

Ewan McGregor at member screening of Salmon Fishing in the Yemen
(Photo by Tommy Lau)

  • Discounted tickets to the Rafael (regular screenings) and MVFF – the member price is always the lowest.
  • Free member screening invites - including sneak previews of films from award-winning filmmakers
  • Early access to MVFF tickets - members purchase tickets before the general public!
  • Access to the early entry line and filmmaker lounges during the Mill Valley Film Festival – Enter the theater early and sip wine in the lounges!
  • And lots more!

    Click here for a complete list of all membership levels and benefits
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    Join us today!

    Member event: The Tempest with Djimon Hounsou
    (Photo by Tommy Lau)

    New Members Please Click Here
    Renewing Members Please Click Here

    A membership offers critical support of the arts both locally and internationally and supports our mission, to celebrate and promote film as art and education.

    For more information about membership with the California Film Institute, please call 415.526.5834, or send an email to


    CFI Membership
    1001 Lootens Place, Suite 220, San Rafael CA 94901
    T 415 526 5834 E