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. To access the online application, click here. If you wish to submit the form by mail, click here for a downloadable version with mailing instructions.

The New York Film Society at a glance:

  • Membership is by application only and accepted on a yearly basis.  
  • 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) 827-1448
  • Mailing Address: 1900 Broadway, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10023



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

Cafe Society
Monday, July 11
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m.
Starring: Jeannie Berlin, Steve Carell, Jesse Eisenberg, Blake Lively, Parker Posey, Kristen Stewart, Corey Stoll, Ken Stott
Directed by: Woody Allen
Written By: Woody Allen
Courtesy of Amazon Studios and Lionsgate
Running time: 96 Minutes
Rated: PG-13
Nationwide Release: July 15, 2016

Tuesday, July 12
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m.
Starring: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement, Rebecca Hall, Rafe Spall, Bill Hader
Written by: Melissa Mathison based on The BFG by Roald Dahl
Courtesy of Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Running time:  115 Minutes
Rated: PG **Please note that the age restriction has been reduced to 10 years old.**
Nationwide Release: July 1, 2016

Captain Fantastic
Monday, July 25
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m
Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Frank Langella, Kathryn Hahn, Steve Zahn
Directed by: Matt Ross
Written By: Matt Ross
Courtesy of Bleecker Street
Running time: 118 Minutes
Rated: R
Nationwide Release: July 8, 2016

Star Trek
Tuesday, July 26
Extended Times 12, 3, 6 & 9 p.m.
Starring: John Cho, Simon Pegg, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, Anton Yelchin, Idris Elba
Directed by: Justin Lin
Written by: Simon Pegg and Doug Jung
Courtesy of Paramount Pictures
Running time: 120 Minutes
Rated: PG-13
Nationwide Release: July 22, 2016

Screening times are subject to change due to the running time of the films changing.