HCAS gives STAR TREATMENT to VIP Members

Our success depends on individuals and contributors like you!
Memberships range 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

  • 20% Discount on Festival Passes
  • 25% Discount on single tickets
  • Invitation to Festival Launch Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • Festival tote bag
  • Invitation to members-only screenings and events throughout the year
  • Discounts on any ticketed HCAS-sponsored screenings during the year

Note: Please note that some films may include adult content. Membership acknowledges parental or guardian consent.

NOT INCLUDED: Special Events, Cinema Arts Award Presentation

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Festival Fan $50+

  • 20% Discount on Festival Passes
  • 25% Discount on single tickets
  • Invitation to Festival Launch Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • 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

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Festival Enthusiast $100+

  • 2 tickets to opening night screening
  • 20% Discount on Festival Passes
  • 25% Discount on single tickets
  • Invitation to Festival Launch Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • 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

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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 to Friday – Sunday screenings and official festival events with early arrival priority seating
  • 20% Discount on additional Festival Passes
  • 25% Discount on single tickets
  • Invitation to Festival Launch Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • 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: $90

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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 to Friday – Sunday screenings and official festival events with early arrival priority seating
  • 20% Discount on additional Festival Passes
  • 25% Discount on single tickets
  • Invitation to Festival Launch Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • Two festival tote bags
  • 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

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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 to all screenings and official festival events with early arrival priority seating
  • 20% discount on additional Festival passes
  • 25% discount on single tickets
  • Invitation to Festival Launch Party
  • Opening Night VIP Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • Festival t-shirt, tote, 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

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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 to all screenings and official festival events with early arrival priority seating
  • 20% discount on additional Festival passes
  • 25% discount on single tickets
  • Invitation to Festival Launch Party
  • Opening Night VIP Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • Two festival t-shirts, totes, and hats
  • 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: $400

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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 to all screenings and official festival events with early arrival priority seating
  • 20% discount on additional Festival passes
  • 25% discount on single tickets
  • Invitation to Festival Launch Party
  • Opening Night VIP Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • Four festival t-shirts, totes, and hats
  • 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: $800

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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.

  • Two VIP Invitations to all exclusive events with guest filmmakers and artists
  • Six All Access Passes to all screenings and official festival events with early arrival priority seating
  • 20% discount on additional Festival passes
  • 25% discount on single tickets
  • Invitation to Festival Launch Party
  • Opening Night VIP Party
  • Cinema Arts Celebration
  • Two festival t-shirts, totes, and hats
  • Invitation to members-only screenings and events throughout the year
  • Discounts on any ticketed HCAS-sponsored screenings during the year

Fair Market Value: $1,200

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