Become a Member!

The WVIFF offers many levels of membership from which you can choose the experience you want to enjoy. Your support through a membership makes it possible to continue bringing movies to Charleston from around the globe, and helps sustain year-round programming at the Underground Cinema.
Note: all references to free admission applies only to regularly-priced tickets at the Underground Cinema and not special, higher-priced events or events held elsewhere.

Underground Cinema membership perks for all members:

  • A membership card
  • Free popcorn
  • Theater rentals for 10% less than everyone else.
  • Each month’s schedule mailed to you on a postcard
  • Access to BluRay/DVD library of past movies, once the films are available commercially on disc

Membership levels:

Basic Membership*      JOIN     RENEW     GIFT     JOIN (monthly) 
$20 / $2/month
General membership benefits
Feeling good that you support your local indie cinema
1 free admission during your birthday month
*ID required for proof of birthday

Student Membership*     JOIN     RENEW     GIFT     JOIN (monthly) 
$35 / $3/month
General membership benefits
Feeling good that you support your local indie cinema
1 free student admission per month
* Valid student ID or proof of age required

Individual Membership          JOIN     RENEW     GIFT     JOIN (monthly)                                                                            
$70 / $6/month
General membership benefits
Feeling good that you support your local indie cinema
1 free admission per month

Double Membership     JOIN     RENEW     GIFT     JOIN (monthly) 
$135 / $12/month
General membership benefits
Feeling good that you support your local indie cinema
2 free admissions per month
Bring a friend for free once a month

Director’s Circle Membership     JOIN     RENEW     GIFT     JOIN (monthly)
$275 / $24/month
General membership benefits
Feeling good that you support your local indie cinema
4 free admissions per month
Bring a friend for free once a month
A t-shirt.

Complimentary Oscar Party admission for one

Producer Membership     JOIN     RENEW     GIFT     JOIN (monthly) 
$350 / $30/month
General membership benefits
Feeling good that you support your local indie cinema
Unlimited movies for one
Bring a friend for free twice a month
A t-shirt
Complimentary Oscar Party admission for one

Benefactor Membership     JOIN     RENEW     GIFT     JOIN (monthly) 
$575 / $50/month
General membership benefits
Feeling good that you support your local indie cinema
Unlimited movies for two
Bring an extra friend for free twice a month

2 t-shirts
Complimentary Oscar Party admission for two