FAQs

Do You Have Digital Resources?

A: As a member, you are now signed-up for IFP and Filmmaker Magazine’s weekly email newsletter, which you can unsubscribe from at any time if you so wish. We also encourage you to sign up for the Made in NY Media Center by IFP newsletter for news about classes, workshops, and events at our space in DUMBO.

You can also share your voice on social media by joining our Facebook group and following us on Twitter for updates on films, contests, and calls for entries. We also have videos on YouTube. And for Filmmaker Magazine follow: Twitter and Facebook.

How Do I Find Out What’s Going On at IFP?

A: The best way is to sign up for free email updates so you receive our weekly newsletter. Also make sure to check the Event page for new member screenings, workshops, and parties.

How Do I RSVP For an Event?

A: You can RSVP to IFP events here. When you complete the form and press Submit, the screen will refresh with a note confirming your have been added to the RSVP list.

How do I begin a Membership or renew a Membership?

Q: How long does it take to set up my membership once I join or renew?
A: Your membership goes into effect instantly. Remember to print your member card from your welcome email or directly from the website so you can show it at IFP member events!

Q: How do I check the status of my membership?
A: Log into your account with the email and password you signed up with (if you forgot your password, click FORGOT PASSWORD). Once in, you’ll see your join/ expire dates, a link to print your member card, and special offers.

Where can I find a list of Member Benefits?

Q: How do I find out what benefits I get with my membership to IFP?
A: Membership benefits are located here.

When can I expect to receive my copy of Filmmaker Magazine?

A: Filmmaker Magazine is a quarterly publication (comes out once every three months). In other words, you may be in-between issues. So, if you purchased your IFP membership between:

– Mar 26 & Jun 25, your first issue of Filmmaker Magazine will arrive Jul 31 (Summer Issue)
– Jun 26 & Sep 25, your first issue of Filmmaker Magazine will arrive Oct 31 (Fall Issue)
– Sep 26 & Dec 25, your first issue of Filmmaker Magazine will arrive Jan 31 (Winter Issue)
– Dec 26 & Mar 25, your first issue of Filmmaker Magazine will arrive Apr 31 (Spring Issue)

Next, have you updated your address on the IFP website? If not, please log into your account with the email and password you used to sign up (if you forgot your password, click the FORGOT PASSWORD link) and update your address. If change of address is not the reason you haven’t received your magazine, contact Emily Alexander, Membership and Programming Coordinator at ealexander@ifp.org. In the meantime, go to Filmmaker Magazine to read archived articles from past issues.

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