SAG-AFTRA Film Society

Membership for the SAG-AFTRA Film Society 2014/15 season is now at capacity.

WAITING LIST: If you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please send us an email at In the subject line please write: “2014/15 WAITING LIST” and follow that with your membership ID number and your name. Note: Your membership ID number is mandatory. We will not be able to add you to the waiting list unless you include your SAG-AFTRA ID number located on your April dues bill. Emails will be processed in the order received.

If you cannot contact us by email, please contact the Film Society Office at (323) 549-6658 and request to be added to the “waiting list.”  As with the email notice, members must include their member ID number, and their name. Please leave a contact phone number in the voicemail message as well.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Film Society Office at the number noted above.

Once your name has been added to the waiting list, if a space opens up we will be in contact with you. We appreciate your interest in joining the SAG-AFTRA Film Society.

Finally, please email the Film Society office at if you have any general membership questions as well.

Screening Information About the Upcoming Films:
Beginning in May the 2014/15 Film Society members will begin to receive email notices regarding our upcoming screenings at the Directors Guild of America, which begin on May 31st.  This information will also be provided on the 24-hour hotline at (323) 549-6657. Information about the extra “bonus screenings” will be sent via email only. Bonus screenings usually start up in the fall.

Film Society Rules & Regulations
Click here to view the SAG-AFTRA Film Society Rules & Regulations

Member Deals & Discounts

SAG-AFTRA Film Society members can show their membership card to receive 10% off the regular menus at Evo kitchen and Vivoli Cafe & Trattoria. Discount excludes happy hour and other specials, and cannot be combined with other offers.



EVO kitchen, 7950 W. Sunset Blvd. (next door to the DGA Theatre), (323) 375-3390, is a SAG-AFTRA member and family-owned green business serving local organic soups, salads, wraps, pizzas, delicious sustainable wines, local craft beers, fun cocktails. New Salmon Entree & Baked Hot Wings. Gluten-Free & Vegan Options too. View menu





VIVOLI CAFE & TRATTORIA, 7994 West Sunset Blvd. (one block west of the DGA), (323) 656-5050, creates the finest collection of Italian food in a variety of authentic flavors, originating from the northern to southern regions of Italy, all while providing extraordinary service in true Italian fashion. 




Fifty Shades of Grey

Friday, February 13
6:30 p.m. and 9:45 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 14
11 a.m.

Starring: Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Jennifer Ehle, Luke Grimes, Marcia Gay Harden
Directed by: Sam Taylor-Johnson
Written by: Kelly Marcel
Based on the novel by: E L James
Produced by: Michael De Luca, E L James, Dana Brunetti
Running Time: 125 Minutes
Rated: R
Courtesy of: Universal Pictures
Release Date: 2/14/2015


Mr. Turner

Saturday, Feb. 14
2:30 p.m., 6 p.m., 9:30 p.m.

Starring: Timothy Spall, Dorothy Atkinson, Marion Bailey, Paul Jesson, Lesley Manville, Martin Savage, Joshua McGuire, Ruth Sheen, David Horovitch, Karl Johnson
Written and Directed by: Mike Leigh
Produced by: Georgina Lowe
Running Time: 149 Minutes
Rated: R
Courtesy of: Sony Pictures Classics
Release Date: 12/19/2014 (limited)


Friday, Feb. 27
6:30 p.m. and 9:45 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 28
11:30 a.m.

Starring: Kevin Costner, Maria Bello, Morgan Saylor
Directed by: Niki Caro
Written by: Christopher Cleveland & Bettina Gilois and Grant Thompson
Produced by: Gordon Gray and Mark Ciardi
Running Time: 129 Minutes
Rated: PG
Courtesy of: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Release Date: 2/20/2015


Saturday, Feb. 28
2:30 p.m., 6 p.m., 9:30 p.m.

Starring: Colin Firth, Samuel L. Jackson, Mark Strong, Taron Egerton, Michael Caine
Directed by: Matthew Vaughn
Screenplay by: Jane Goldman & Matthew Vaughn
Based on the comic book: The Secret Service by Mark Millar, Dave Gibbons
Produced by: Matthew Vaughn, Adam Bohling, David Reid
Running Time: 129 Minutes
Rated: R
Courtesy of: Twentieth Century Fox
Release Date: 2/13/2015

May 30/31
June 13/14
June 27/28
July 6/7 *
July 27/28*
August 8/9
August 22/23
September 5/6
September 26/27
October 3/4
October 10/11
October 17/18
November 7/8
November 14/15
November 28/29
December 7/8*
December 14/December 15*
December 26/27
January 2/3
January 9/10
January 16/17
February 13/14
February 27/28
March 13/14
March 27/28
April 3/4
*indicates screening date that falls on a Sunday/Monday.

Screening dates for the remainder of the season will be sent by email, posted to website, and updated on the 24-hour hotline when they become available. Reminder: the Film Society Season ends in April 2015.

For updated screening information, return to this website, call the hotline at (323) 549-6657, or watch for email updates. If you are a current 2014/15 Film Society member and are not receiving emails, please contact us  Please be sure to include your member ID # with your email correspondence. Thank you.