Film Forever Club

Join the BFI inner circle and help secure our future.

£20,000 a year
(Benefit value £1,937.35, suggested donation £18,062.65)

Film Forever Club Boutique events
Annual BFI Chairman’s Dinner, attended by a guest-of-honour from the film world

  • Insight events — a chance to meet the filmmakers and artists working behind-the-scenes of British film
  • Intimate special previews of the latest British films, made with funding from the BFI Film Fund, and introduced by their makers and stars
  • Opportunity to attend BFI trips to other European and international film festivals*

BFI Film Festivals

  • Opening night gala red carpet premiere of the BFI London Film Festival, including private cocktail reception pre-film and VIP after-party
  • Pre-drinks with the cast and crew and red carpet access at an additional Gala premiere during the BFI London Film Festival
  • Closing Night Gala red carpet premiere with VIP after-party
  • BFI London Film Festival director’s filmmaker dinner
  • VIP pass during the BFI London Film Festival allowing free daytime entry to press screenings
  • Opening Night of BFI Flare, London LGBT Film Festival

BFI highlights

  • Annual preview of the BFI year-ahead
  • Sneak preview of the BFI London Film Festival
  • Film previews and on-stage interviews with directors and stars, with private drinks reception
  • Classic and unseen archive films presented by BFI experts, with private drinks reception
  • Private tour of the BFI National Archive with BFI experts

And the rest

  • Private screening of a film of your choice in the Studio cinema at BFI Southbank, followed by dinner in Benugo Bar and Kitchen*
  • Complimentary subscription to Sight & Sound magazine
  • Ticket discount at BFI Southbank (£1.50 off ticket price) and BFI IMAX (£1.50 off ticket price) (up to 4 tickets)
  • Priority booking for LUMINOUS, the BFI’s star-studded biennial fundraising gala
  • Personalised booking service through the Development department
  • Film Forever Club e-bulletins, with news of the supported projects and film recommendations from BFI experts

*additional costs and/ or date restrictions apply

A minimum payment of £1,937.35 secures all Film Forever Club benefits for one year, but you may purchase these benefits separately without making any further donation. The balance of £18,062.65 is a suggested donation which is eligible for support through the Gift Aid Scheme.

If you would like to join the Film Forever Club, please contact Claire Alfrey, Head of Philanthropy: / 0207 815 1400

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