Keep independent filmmaking alive and relevant ! Become a member of the Asheville Film Festival !

The Asheville Film Festival (AFF) is recognized as a world-class platform for thought-provoking films from both eminent and emerging voices in independent film. Your membership with AFF is an easy, affordable way to enrich Asheville’s cultural landscape, while helping us support and celebrate this vital art-form and the visionaries who make it happen.


AFF Members have perspectives and tastes as wide and varied as the communities in which they live. Although diverse in nature, members share a passion for film and a commitment to supporting those whose stories inform and transform us.


Asheville Film Festival creates classroom as well as extracurricular educational programs to introduce and immerse young people and the community in independent film.

AFF is not just a premiere film festival but a host to a year-round community events and world-class opportunities to converse with leading voices in cinema.

As a member, you provide the resources for us to continue and expand our programming and community outreach – and we thank you with some exciting perks! AFF Members enjoy a year-round independent film experience that is special.

Memberships are valid for 12 months. Dual memberships are only available to individuals who share a home address.                                                                                     For more information, please call (252) 367-8789 or email



$60 / $100 Dual

  • Ticketless VIP access to all regular Festival film screenings
  • Ticketless VIP access to After Party
  • Access to Filmmaker’s Lounge
  • Priority seating (entry before the general public)
  • 20% discount on concessions
  • Access to 4 online spotlight screenings throughout the year

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