Discover the Benefits of Outfest Membership

 Membership at Outfest Drives Meaningful Social Change for LGBTQIA+ Storytellers

Membership at Outfest is definitely about fun – fun that benefits a cause close to our community’s heart. Yes, members get access to exclusive screenings and parties, VIP all-access passes at our festivals, and connections across the industry – but even more importantly, your contributions propel our mission of supporting the entire lifecycle of an artist by creating visibility for queer stories and empowering LGBTQIA+ storytellers. Join today and experience the magic that is Outfest!

The Ultimate Fan

As an Ultimate Fan member you get advance ticket access to Outfest festivals and special events, complimentary tickets to Outfest festivals. Member sneak previews and more. 

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THE ULTIMATE FAN BENEFITS 

  • 1 official Outfest Los Angeles membership badge with priority seating access
  • 2 complimentary tickets to Outfest Los Angeles screenings
  • 2 complimentary tickets to the Outfest Fusion screenings
  • 15% discount to Galas AND Screenings

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AT ALL LEVELS:

  • Invitations to select member & storyteller-only networking events, workshops, and screenings
  • Advance ticket access to Outfest Los Angeles, Outfest Fusion, and special events
  • Discounted tickets to Outfest festivals and special events
  • 15% discount on Outfest merchandise
  • Exclusive behind the scenes members-only access at the OutMuseum

*Complimentary tickets are good for general screenings only and do not include Opening/Closing/Centerpiece/Platinum/Fusion Gala screenings. Members may use up to 2 tickets per screening.

    The Storyteller

    A membership geared towards storytellers, creators, and talent who like the benefits of waived submission fees to Outfest festivals, invitations to member-only events, and workshops geared towards artists and creatives. 
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    THE STORYTELLER BENEFITS

    • 1 official Outfest Los Angeles membership badge with priority seating access
    • 6 complimentary tickets to Outfest Los Angeles screenings
    • 2 complimentary tickets to the Outfest Fusion screenings
    • 15% discount to Galas AND Screenings 
    • Waived submission fees for Outfest festivals and Screenwriting Lab

    Includes same year-round benefits as The Ultimate Fan, plus:

    GENERAL MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AT ALL LEVELS:

    • Invitations to select member & storyteller-only networking events, workshops, and screenings
    • Advance ticket access to Outfest Los Angeles, Outfest Fusion, and special events
    • Discounted tickets to Outfest festivals and special events
    • 15% discount on Outfest merchandise
    • Exclusive behind the scenes members-only access at the OutMuseum

    *Complimentary tickets are good for general screenings only and do not include Opening/Closing/Centerpiece/Platinum/Fusion Gala screenings. Members may use up to 2 tickets per screening.

      The Industry Insider

      A membership tailored to industry professionals who want to sample the best that Outfest has to offer, including complimentary tickets to our film festivals, priority access to screenings and special events. Plus, an annual industry report featuring crew and talent representing the 300+ films hand-selected for our festivals and year-round programming. 
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      THE INDUSTRY INSIDER BENEFITS

      • 1 official Outfest Los Angeles membership badge with priority seating access
      • 1 Virtual Pass to Outfest Los Angeles 
      • 10 complimentary tickets to Outfest Los Angeles screenings
      • 15% discount to Galas AND Screenings 
      • 4 complimentary tickets to the Outfest Fusion screenings
      • Waived submission fees for Outfest festivals and Screenwriting Lab
      • Annual film source list of all films, crew, and cast in our programming

      Includes same year-round benefits as The Storyteller, plus:

      GENERAL MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AT ALL LEVELS:

      • Invitations to select member & storyteller-only networking events, workshops, and screenings
      • Advance ticket access to Outfest Los Angeles, Outfest Fusion, and special events
      • Discounted tickets to Outfest festivals and special events
      • 15% discount on Outfest merchandise
      • Exclusive behind the scenes members-only access at the OutMuseum

      *Complimentary tickets are good for general screenings only and do not include Opening/Closing/Centerpiece/Platinum/Fusion Gala screenings. Members may use up to 2 tickets per screening.

      The Cinephile

      For the individual who wants the ultimate year-round VIP Outfest experience, including front-of-the-line access, early ticket sales, and access to every screening at Outfest Los Angeles with an OUTPASS. Plus, invites to the exclusive VIP member film guide review, dinners, brunches and special events throughout the year.   
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      THE CINEPHILE BENEFITS

      • 1 OUTPASS credential to Outfest Los Angeles with unlimited screenings and access to the highest priority seating line
      • 1 Virtual Pass to Outfest Los Angeles 
      • 1 complimentary ticket to Outfest Los Angeles Opening and Closing Night Galas 
      • 4 complimentary tickets to the Outfest Fusion screenings
      • 1 complimentary ticket to Outfest Fusion Gala
      • 15% discount to Galas AND screenings
      • Complimentary 40th Anniversary Member T-shirt at OLA
      • Complimentary 40th anniversary enamel pin
      • 1 invitation to select Legacy Circle events
      • Invitations to all VIP events at Outfest Los Angeles
      • Waived submission fees for Outfest festivals and Screenwriting Labs
      • Annual film source list of all films, crew, and cast in our programming
      Includes all year-round benefits as The Industry Insider, plus:

      GENERAL MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AT ALL LEVELS:

      • Invitations to select member & storyteller-only networking events, workshops, and screenings
      • Advance ticket access to Outfest Los Angeles, Outfest Fusion, and special events
      • Discounted tickets to Outfest festivals and special events
      • 15% discount on Outfest merchandise
      • Exclusive behind the scenes members-only access at the OutMuseum

      *Complimentary tickets are good for general screenings only and do not include Opening/Closing/Centerpiece/Platinum/Fusion Gala screenings. Members may use up to 2 tickets per screening.

        LEGACY CIRCLE MEMBERSHIP

        The Executive Producer

        Double the experience and benefits while giving back in monumental ways. Legacy Circle Membership is for those who like to share the ultimate year-round VIP experience including front-of-the-line access, early ticket sales, and double the access to every screening at Outfest Los Angeles with TWO OUTPASSES and twice as many tickets to Outfest Fusion. Plus, TWO invites to the annual VIP member film guide reviews, dinners, brunches and special events throughout the year.  

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        THE EXECUTIVE PRODUCER BENEFITS

        • 2 OUTPASS credentials to Outfest Los Angeles with unlimited screenings and access to the highest priority seating line
        • 2 Virtual Passes to Outfest Los Angeles
        • 2 complimentary VIP tickets to Opening and Closing Night Galas at Outfest Los Angeles
        • 10 complimentary tickets to Outfest Fusion Screenings
        • 2 complimentary tickets to Outfest Fusion Gala
        • 15% discount to Galas and screenings
        • Screen recognition at Outfest Los Angeles and listing in the printed film guide*
        • Invitations to VIP events at Outfest Los Angeles
        • 1 Complimentary 40th Anniversary Member T-shirt at Outfest Los Angeles
        • 2 Complimentary 40th Anniversary enamel pins

        Includes all year-round benefits as The Cinephile, plus:

        LEGACY CIRCLE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AT ALL LEVELS:

        • Invitations to all member & storyteller only networking events, workshops, and screenings
        • Advance ticket access to Outfest Los Angeles,Outfest Fusion, and special events
        • Discounted tickets to Outfest festivals and special events
        • Waived submission fees for Outfest festivals and Screenwriting Lab
        • Annual film source list of all films, crew, and cast in our programming
        • Donor recognition at festival programs and special events
        • Invitation to exclusive Legacy Circle events
        • Invitations to exclusive VIP celebrations and recognition events
        • Invitations to Outfest Los Angeles and Outfest Fusion member Film Guide Reviews (virtual or in-person)
        • 15% discount on Outfest merchandise
        • Exclusive behind the scenes members-only access at the OutMuseum

        *Complimentary tickets are good for general screenings only and do not include Opening/Closing/Centerpiece/Platinum/Fusion Gala screenings. Members may use up to 2 tickets per screening.

        The Studio Executive

        This Legacy Circle Membership level is ideal for the household or chosen family who want to share the Outfest experience with their family, office or friends. This year-round VIP membership includes special recognition at festivals, front-of-the-line privileges, early ticket sales, and 4x the access to every screening at Outfest Los Angeles with FOUR OUTPASSES. Plus, invites to our exclusive VIP member film guide reviews, receptions and special events throughout the year.  

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        THE STUDIO EXECUTIVE BENEFITS

        • 4 OUTPASS credentials to Outfest Los Angeles with unlimited screenings and access to the highest priority seating line
        • 2 Virtual Passes to Outfest Los Angeles
        • 4 complimentary VIP tickets to Opening and Closing night Galas at Outfest Los Angeles
        • 10 complimentary tickets to Outfest Fusion Screenings
        • 4 complimentary tickets to Outfest Fusion Gala
        • 15% discount to Galas AND screenings
        • Screen recognition at Outfest Los Angeles and listing in the printed film guide*
        • Invitations to all VIP events at Outfest Los Angeles
        • Invitation for 2 to VIP Filmmaker Pool Party at Outfest Los Angeles
        • 2 Complimentary 40th Anniversary Member T-shirts at Outfest Los Angeles
        • 2 Complimentary 40th Anniversary enamel pins
        • Concierge seating when available

        Includes same year-round benefits as Executive Producer, plus:

        LEGACY CIRCLE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AT ALL LEVELS:

        • Invitations to all member & storyteller only networking events, workshops, and screenings
        • Advance ticket access to Outfest Los Angeles,Outfest Fusion, and special events
        • Discounted tickets to Outfest festivals and special events
        • Waived submission fees for Outfest festivals and Screenwriting Lab
        • Annual film source list of all films, crew, and cast in our programming
        • Donor recognition at festival programs and special events
        • Invitation to exclusive Legacy Circle events
        • Invitations to exclusive VIP celebrations and recognition events
        • Invitations to Outfest Los Angeles and Outfest Fusion member Film Guide Reviews (virtual or in-person)
        • 15% discount on Outfest merchandise
        • Exclusive behind the scenes members-only access at the OutMuseum

        *Complimentary tickets are good for general screenings only and do not include Opening/Closing/Centerpiece/Platinum/Fusion Gala screenings. Members may use up to 2 tickets per screening

        The Mogul 

        This Legacy Circle Membership level is ideal for the household or chosen family who want to share the Outfest experience with their family, office or friends. This year-round VIP membership includes special recognition at festivals, front-of-the-line privileges, early ticket sales, and 4x the access to every screening at Outfest Los Angeles with FOUR OUTPASSES. Plus, invites to our most exclusive Legacy Circle Film Guide reviews, VIP receptions and special events throughout the year.  

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        THE MOGUL BENEFITS

        • 4 OUTPASS credentials to Outfest Los Angeles with unlimited screenings and access to the highest priority seating line
        • 2 Virtual Passes to Outfest Los Angeles
        • VIP Parking at Outfest Los Angeles Headquarters (1 available)
        • 4 complimentary VIP tickets to Opening and Closing night Galas at Outfest Los Angeles
        • 10 complimentary tickets to Outfest Fusion Screenings 
        • 4 complimentary tickets to Outfest Fusion Gala
        • 15% discount to Galas AND screenings
        • Screen recognition at Outfest Los Angeles and listing in the printed film guide*
        • Invitations to all VIP events at Outfest Los Angeles
        • Invitation for 2 to VIP Filmmaker Pool Party at Outfest Los Angeles
        • 2 Complimentary 40th Anniversary Member T-shirts at Outfest Los Angeles 
        • 2 Complimentary 40th Anniversary enamel pins
        • Concierge seating when available

        Includes same year-round benefits as Studio Executive, plus:

        LEGACY CIRCLE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AT ALL LEVELS:

        • Invitations to all member & storyteller only networking events, workshops, and screenings
        • Advance ticket access to Outfest Los Angeles,Outfest Fusion, and special events
        • Discounted tickets to Outfest festivals and special events
        • Waived submission fees for Outfest festivals and Screenwriting Lab
        • Annual film source list of all films, crew, and cast in our programming
        • Donor recognition at festival programs and special events
        • Invitation to exclusive Legacy Circle events
        • Invitations to exclusive VIP celebrations and recognition events
        • Invitations to Outfest Los Angeles and Outfest Fusion member Film Guide Reviews (virtual or in-person)
        • 15% discount on Outfest merchandise
        • Exclusive behind the scenes members-only access at the OutMuseum

        *Complimentary tickets are good for general screenings only and do not include Opening/Closing/Centerpiece/Platinum/Fusion Gala screenings. Members may use up to 2 tickets per screening.

        The Legend 

        This Legacy Circle Membership level is ideal for the household or chosen family who want to share the Outfest experience with their family, office or friends. This year-round VIP membership includes special recognition at festivals, front-of-the-line privileges, early ticket sales, and 4x the access to every screening at Outfest Los Angeles with FOUR OUTPASSES. Plus, invites to our most exclusive Legacy Circle Film Guide reviews, VIP receptions and special events throughout the year.   

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        ADDITIONAL BENEFITS 

        • 4 OUTPASS credentials to Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQIA+ Film Festival with unlimited screenings and access to the highest priority seating line
        • 2 Virtual Passes to Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQIA+ Film Festival (OLA)
        • VIP Parking at Outfest Los Angeles Headquarters (1 available)
        • 4 complimentary VIP tickets to Opening and Closing night Galas at Outfest Los Angeles
        • 10 complimentary tickets to Outfest Fusion Screenings
        • 4 complimentary tickets to Outfest Fusion Gala
        • 15% discount to Galas AND screenings
        • Screen recognition at OLA and listing in the printed film guide*
        • Recognition slide in pre-screening loop at Outfest Los Angeles
        • Invitations to all VIP events at Outfest Los Angeles
        • Invitation for 2 to VIP Filmmaker Pool Party at Outfest Los Angeles
        • 2 Complimentary 40th Anniversary Member T-shirts at Outfest Los Angeles
        • 2 Complimentary 40th Anniversary enamel pins
        • Concierge seating when available

        Includes same year-round benefits as Mogul, plus:

        LEGACY CIRCLE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AT ALL LEVELS:

        • Invitations to all member & storyteller only networking events, workshops, and screenings
        • Advance ticket access to Outfest Los Angeles,Outfest Fusion, and special events
        • Discounted tickets to Outfest festivals and special events
        • Waived submission fees for Outfest festivals and Screenwriting Lab
        • Annual film source list of all films, crew, and cast in our programming
        • Donor recognition at festival programs and special events
        • Invitation to exclusive Legacy Circle events
        • Invitations to exclusive VIP celebrations and recognition events
        • Invitations to Outfest Los Angeles and Outfest Fusion member Film Guide Reviews (virtual or in-person)
        • 15% discount on Outfest merchandise
        • Exclusive behind the scenes members-only access at the OutMuseum

        *Complimentary tickets are good for general screenings only and do not include Opening/Closing/Centerpiece/Platinum/Fusion Gala screenings. Members may use up to 2 tickets per screening.

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