New York Film Society

New York SAG-AFTRA/WGAE Film Society

The 2016-2017 season of the New York Film Society begins on Sept. 1, 2016 and runs through Aug. 31, 2017.

The New York Film Society at a glance:

  • Membership is by application only and accepted on a yearly basis. To register, download the PDF application form and mailing instructions here. Note that online registration is now closed for the season, but paper applications are accepted year-round.
  • Your membership card will admit you and a guest to 24+ film screenings during the season.
  • Renew your tan card for $140; a new card or new membership is $150. (If your card is lost or stolen, it can be replaced for $25.)
  • 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 p.m.
  • Screenings are held at the Directors Guild of America Theater at 110 West 57th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues). 
  • To view the screening schedule complete with film titles, click here, call the HOTLINE at (212) 827-1592 or sign up to receive email blasts by sending an email with your name and SAG-AFTRA member number to

Please note that smoking, food or drink (including water) are NOT allowed inside the theater. Click here for detailed rules.

New York Film Society Contact Information

  • Screening Schedule Hotline: (212) 827-1592
  • Email:
  • Phone: (212) 827-1451
  • Mailing Address: 1900 Broadway, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10023



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

Dog's Purpose
Monday, Feb. 6
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m.
Starring: Britt Robertson, Dennis Quaid, Josh Gad, K.J. Apa, Peggy Lipton and Juliet Rylance
Directed by: Lasse Hallström
Written by: Audrey Wells based on the book A Dog’s Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron
Courtesy of Universal Pictures
Running time: 120 Minutes
Rated: PG
Nationwide Release: Jan. 27, 2017Tuesday, Feb. 7

Land of Mine
Tuesday, Feb. 7
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m.
Starring: Roland Møller and Mikkel Følsgaard
Directed by: Martin Zandvliet
Written by: Martin Zandvliet
Courtesy of Nordisk Film, Sony Pictures Classic
Running time: 100 Minutes
Rated: R
Nationwide Release: Feb. 17, 2017
*This is a foreign film in Danish and German with English subtitles.

Great Wall
Monday, Feb. 27
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m.
Starring: Matt Damon, Jiang Tian, Pedro Pascal, Willem Dafoe and Andy Lau
Directed by: Zhang Yimou
Written By: Carlo Bernard, Doug Miro and Tony Gilroy based on the story by Max Brooks, Edward Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz
Courtesy of Universal Pictures, Le Vision Pictures and China Film Group Corporation
Running time: 104 Minutes
Rated: PG-13
Nationwide Release: Feb. 17, 2017

Bitter Harvest
Tuesday, Feb. 28
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m.
Starring: Max Irons, Samantha Barks, Barry Pepper, Tamer Hassan, Lucy Brown, Terence Stamp, Jack Hollington, Ostap Stupka and Alexander Pecheritsyia
Directed by: George Mendeluk
Written by: Richard Bachynsky Hoover
Courtesy of Roadside Attractions and Ronit & CharlieN
Running time: 103 Minutes
Rated: R
Nationwide Release: Feb. 24, 2017

Screening times are subject to change due to the running time of the films changing. Please check our webpage for the most up-to-date information.