New York Film Society

New York SAG-AFTRA/WGAE Film Society

The 2014/15 season begins in September 2014 and runs through August 2015. You can download a paper application and mail it with a check. Click HERE for the downloadable form with mailing instructions.

Please check back with the website frequently for the latest updates and announcements about Season 2014/15 of the SAG-AFTRA New York Film Society!

Film Society at a glance:

  • Membership is by application only and accepted on a yearly basis.
  • The season's renewal is $130 for those with a tan barcoded membership card; $140 for new members or for members needing a new card. 
  • During the season, replacement of a barcode membership card—for any reason—is $25.
  • Your membership card will admit you (and an accompanied guest) to view the screenings of 24+ films during the season. (Additional bonus screenings may be scheduled during the season.)
  • The new season begins in September and runs through August 31, 2015.
  • Check the hotline or this website for film titles and screening updates.
  • Unless otherwise specified, screenings will take place on Mondays and Tuesdays at 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 6 p.m., and 8:30.

View the complete Screening Schedule

DGA Theater

New York Film Society Screenings are held at the DGA theater unless otherwise noted.

Directors Guild of America Theater
110 West 57th Street
(between 6th and 7th Avenues)

New York Film Society Contact Information

Film Society Hotline: (212) 827-1592

Film Society Email:

NY Film Society Office
1900 Broadway, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10023
Tel. (212) 827-1448
Fax (212) 944-6774

More Information

To receive email blasts of our upcoming viewing schedule please send an email with your name, SAG-AFTRA Member # and updated email information to

To update your mailing information with SAG-AFTRA please contact the New York Membership office at (212) 944-6243 or

Please Remember...

No Smoking! No food or drink–including water!

Your Film Society membership will be in jeopardy

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Click here for the full list of scheduled screenings.

November 2014 Dates at the DGA Theater at 110 West 57th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues)

Elsa and Fred

Monday, Nov. 3
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m.
Starring: Shirley Maclaine, Christopher Plummer, Marcia Gay Harden, Chris Noth & Scott Bakula
Directed by: Michael Radford
Written by: Anna Pavignano & Michael Radford
Courtesy of Millennium Films
Running time:  104 Minutes 
Rated: PG-13
Nationwide Release: 11/7/14 


Tuesday, Nov. 4
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m.
Starring: Reese Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Riz Ahmed & Bill Paxton
Written & Directed by Dan Gilroy
Courtesy of Open Road FilmsRunning time:  117 Minutes 
Rated: R 
Nationwide Release: 10/31/14 


Monday, Nov. 17
SPECIAL EXTENDED TIMES 11 a.m., 2:30, 6 & 9 p.m. 
Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Bill Irwin, Ellen Burstyn & Michael Caine
Directed by: Christopher Nolan
Written by: Jonathan Nolan & Christopher Nolan
Courtesy of Paramount Pictures
Running time: 169 Minutes 
Rated: NA
Nationwide Release: 11/7/14


Tuesday, Nov. 18
Extended Times Noon, 3, 6, & 9 p.m.
Starring: Steve Carell, Channing Tatum & Mark Ruffalo
Directed by Bennett Miller
Written by E. Max Frye & Dan Futterman
Courtesy of Sony Pictures ClassicsRunning time:  130 Minutes 
Rated: R 
Nationwide Release: 11/14/14