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NYFF FAQ

GENERAL INFORMATION

Q: I would like to submit a film for consideration for the 50th NYFF. How do I go about doing this?
A: We are no longer accepting submissions. The submission entry period ended on July 15, 2012.

Q: When does the 50th NYFF take place?
A: September 28 — October 14, 2012.

Q: When will the program be announced?
A: The full lineup will be announced in mid-August.

Q: Where does the 50th NYFF take place?
A: On the Lincoln Center Campus at Alice Tully Hall (ATH), the Walter Reade Theater (WRT), and the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, which includes the Francesca Beale Theater (FBT), Howard Gilman Theater (HGT), and Amphitheater (AMP). More information on the theaters can be found here.

Q: Who do I contact with additional questions?
A: If you have any questions, please email us at nyffinfo@filmlinc.com. For press inquiries, please contact pressoffice@filmlinc.com.

TICKET INFORMATION

Q: Are there any special ticket packages or promotions available?
A: Yes. We currently offer a special benefit to Members and Patrons: subscription packages. Given the extremely heavy ticket demand expected, we highly recommend purchasing a subscription package to secure your seats to the most anticipated event of the season. For a detailed listing of prices and benefits, click here. Not a member? No problem - join the Film Society today!

Q: If I purchase a package, when can I get my tickets?
A: In mid August, people who have bought a package will receive detailed information by email on when and how to get their tickets.

Q: When do individual tickets go on sale?
A: Tickets go on sale to members and patrons in late August. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Sunday, September 9th.

Q: How do I buy tickets?
A: In mid-August, members and patrons will receive information by email about purchasing tickets during their priority period. Beginning on September 9, individual tickets may be purchased online at filmlinc.com, in person at the Alice Tully Hall Box Office, or on the phone through CenterCharge. More information will be available in mid-August.

Q: I am not a member or my membership has lapsed, may I still join and get early access to passes, packages and priority ticket sales?
A: Yes. Please click here to become a Patron Member or General Member today. To ensure your inclusion in the Member Priority Period for tickets to the New York Film Festival, the deadline for accepting a new Membership request is 5PM EST on Wednesday, August 29.  This will provide enough time for your Membership request to be processed and activated for the NYFF ticket priority period for Members. If you have any questions, please call our member line at 212.875.5620 or our Patron line at 212.875.5668.

Q: My membership is about to expire. What is the deadline for renewal in order to take advantage of the NYFF Member Prioriy Period?
A: The deadline for accepting a renewal Membership request (in order to take part in the NYFF Member Priority Period) is 5PM EST on Wednesday, August 29.  This will provide enough time for your Membership request to be processed and activated for the NYFF ticket priority period for Members.

Q: I am a Patron/Member and up for renewal in September, how do I ensure I get all relevant film festival mailings and notifications?
A: Renew today online or call our member line at 212.875.5620 or our Patron line at 212.875.5668.

Q: As a current Patron, what are my NYFF benefits?
Your NYFF benefits depend on your Patron level. For details please email patrons@filmlinc.com or call our Patron line at 212.875.5668.

PRESS & INDUSTRY

Q: When are press and industry screenings?
A: Please contact pressoffice@filmlinc.com for information about accreditation and screenings.

We look forward to seeing you at the 50th New York Film Festival!

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