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



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

Monday, Aug. 8
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m.
Starring: Matt Damon, Julia Stiles, Alicia Vikander, Vincent Cassel and Tommy Lee Jones
Directed by: Paul Greengrass
Written By: Paul Greengress and Christopher Rouse
Courtesy of Universal Pictures
Running time: 123 Minutes
Rated: PG-13
Nationwide Release: July 29, 2016

Tuesday, Aug. 9
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m.
Starring: Cillian Murphy, Jamie Dornan, Ana Geislerova and Toby Jones
Written by: Sean Ellis and Anthony Frewin
Courtesy of Bleecker Street
Running time: 120 Minutes
Rated: R
Nationwide Release: Aug. 12, 2016

Monday, Aug. 22
Regular Times 1, 3:30, 6 & 8:30 p.m
Starring: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Nina Arianda and Rebecca Ferguson
Directed by: Stephen Frears
Written By: Nicholas Martin
Courtesy of Paramount Pictures
Running time: 110 Minutes
Rated: PG-13
Nationwide Release: Aug. 12, 2016

Tuesday, Aug. 23
Extended Times 12, 3, 6 & 9 p.m.
Starring: Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis, Jai Courtney, Jay Hernandez, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Ike Barinholtz, Scott Eastwood and Cara Delevingne
Directed by: David Ayer
Written by: David Ayer based on Suicide Squad by John Ostrander
Courtesy of Warner Bros Pictures
Running time: 130 Minutes
Rated: PG-13
Nationwide Release: Aug. 5, 2016

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