Become a Member

An annual membership is the best way to experience LGBTQ+ programming all year round!

Benefits include:

  • Free pre-release screenings and member-only events throughout the year
  • Discounts to all monthly and annual screening series
  • Early priority ticketing to New York’s Annual LGBTQ Film Festival (October 16-27, 2020)
  • Discounts to all festival screenings and events
  • 20% discount on all NewFest merchandise
Become a Member

NewFest Future Fund

Support the future of LGBTQ+ film

From our annual New York LGBTQ Film Festival, to year-round screenings, panels, talkbacks and events, NewFest’s programs lift every voice in our community. Your support ensures that underfunded programs like free high school screenings for LGBTQ+ youth, and free ticketing programs for LGBTQ+ seniors and underserved communities, can continue.

Make a Gift

Become a Sponsor

Reach NYC’S largest LGBTQ+ Audience

We can curate customized sponsorship programs and installations that both elevate your brand and champion LGBTQ+ artists and storytellers. Bring queer cinema to your LGBTQ+ ERG, or receive excellent brand visibility at NYC’s premiere LGBTQ+ event. For more information, please contact Radhika Rajkumar at radhikarajkumar@newfest.org.

Volunteer with NewFest

We are always looking for volunteers to help with year-round events. We rely greatly on the commitment, dedication, and generosity of our volunteers. Engage with the filmmaking and LGBTQ+ community, get a behind the scenes view of what we do, and become a part of the discovery of original and independent LGBTQ+ films and filmmakers from around the world.

Interested? Please contact volunteer@newfest.org.

Careers & Job Opportunities

There are not currently any open positions at NewFest. Keep checking back!