Joining or Renewing is easy!

Choose one of the membership options: ASIFA-East or ASIFA international. We will keep you in the loop about upcoming screenings, lectures, and networking events. With the ASIFA International membership, you can stay in the know about events worldwide.

Membership Benefits and Discounts

  • Voting privileges in our annual Animated Film Festival, a unique showcase for the most groundbreaking independent and commercial animation being produced in the industry today.
  • Special discounts to festivals and screenings such as the Ottawa International Animation Festival, New York International Children’s Film Festival, Rooftop Films, and the Tribeca Film Festival.
  • Special invitations to exclusive theatrical screenings of animated features, usually followed by Q and A’s with directors and creators of the films.
  • Special digest newsletter sent to all paying members – featuring member news and area events.
  • Promotion on blog of member artwork and animation through our Viewseum.
  • All members are encouraged to submit story ideas and articles to our online newsletter, The aNYmator – everything from film reviews to feature articles on animation.
  • Free life drawing classes.
  • Networking events and fun parties!