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Support from people like you is what makes RiverRun possible.


To present the best new films from around the world each year and provide diverse viewpoints and perspectives, RiverRun relies on a broad community of supporters. Through our membership program you make a contribution that helps us grow, expand our programming and celebrate the human experience through film. And in return for your support, we provide you with exclusive member benefits that enhance your festival experience and connect you to RiverRun year-round. 

Please consider becoming a member today. THANK YOU!

(RiverRun is a recognized 501(c)3 non-profit and your gift is tax deductible.)

For questions and information about other forms of giving, such as legacy gifts or contributions of stock, please contact Amy Clemmons, RiverRun's Development Manager, at amy@riverrunfilm.com or 336-724-1502 x102.

BASIC MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS
RiverRun members at ALL levels enjoy: Opportunity to buy RiverRun tickets before they go on sale to the general public ♦ Discounts on RiverRun merchandise ♦ Recognition in the 2015 RiverRun Film Guide.

FAN – $55
Includes Basic Membership Benefits ♦ Full amount is tax deductible
Your contribution will pay for a rental car to transport filmmakers for a day.

ENTHUSIAST – $125
Includes Basic Membership Benefits, PLUS: Invitation for two (2) to The Member Appreciation Cocktail Reception during the 2015 Festival ♦Two (2) $12 ticket vouchers redeemable for 2015 Festival films, parties, and events ♦ $101 of your donation is tax deductible
Your contribution will pay for a night's accommodation for a visiting filmmaker.

SUPPORTER – $275
Includes Basic Membership Benefits, PLUS: Invitation for two (2) to the 2015 Festival Preview Reception in March 2015 ♦ One (1) Donor Gift Bag ♦ Invitation for two (2) to The Member Appreciation Cocktail Reception during the 2015 Festival ♦ Four (4) $12 ticket vouchers redeemable for 2015 Festival films, parties, and events  ♦ $227 of your donation is tax deductible
Your contribution will pay for a round-trip airfare for a visiting American filmmaker.

BENEFACTOR – $550
Includes Basic Membership Benefits, PLUS: Two (2) Donor Credentials for admission to 2015 Opening Gala, Member Appreciation Cocktail Reception, and five (5) additional VIP Cocktail receptions ♦ Invitation for two (2) to the 2015 Festival Preview Reception in March 2015 ♦ One (1) Donor Gift Bag ♦ One (1) RiverRun Ticket Sampler, which can be redeemed for $120 worth of tickets to 2015 Festival screenings, parties, and events (restrictions apply) ♦ $442 of your donation is tax deductible
Your contribution will pay for a round-trip airfare for a visiting international filmmaker.

PATRON CIRCLE BENEFITS
Includes Basic Membership Benefits, PLUS: Access to RiverRun's 2015 Festival Concierge service to facilitate early ticket selection ♦ One UNCSA parking pass, allowing you to bypass the shuttle and park conveniently near the Theatre ♦ Invitation for two to the Festival Preview Reception in March 2015, the Opening Night VIP Party and the annual Spark Awards Party ♦ One Patron Circle Gift Bag, including a 2015 Festival t-shirt.

Your contribution helps pay for free public screenings as part of the Community Cinema Initiative, year-round educational programs including Films with Class, free festival film guides, and the hiring of seasonal festival staff.

CELEBRITY – $1,000
Includes Basic AND Patron Circle Membership Benefits, PLUS: Two (2) RiverRun Donor Credentials for admission to 2015 Opening Gala, Member Appreciation Cocktail Reception, and five (5) additional VIP Cocktail receptions ♦ Two (2) RiverRun Ticket Samplers, which can be redeemed for $240 worth of tickets to 2015 Festival screenings, parties, and events (restrictions apply) ♦ $784 of your donation is tax deductible

CELEBRITY WITH STAR – $1,500
Includes Basic AND Patron Circle Membership Benefits, PLUS: Celebrity benefits ♦ Recognition with a named star on 2015 Walk of Fame ♦ $1,284 of your donation is tax deductible

SCREENWRITER – $2,000
Includes Basic AND Patron Circle Membership Benefits, PLUS: Access to complimentary parking for the Festival in a convenient downtown location ♦ Two (2) Donor Credentials for admission to 2015 Opening Gala, Member Appreciation Cocktail Reception, and five (5) additional VIP Cocktail receptions ♦ Two (2) RiverRun Ticket Samplers and five (5) $12 ticket vouchers, which can be redeemed for $300 worth of tickets to 2015 Festival screenings, parties, and events (restrictions apply) ♦ Recognition with a named star on our 2015 Walk of Fame ♦ $1,724 of your donation is tax deductible

 

PRODUCER – $2,500

Includes Basic AND Patron Circle Membership Benefits, PLUS: Invitation for two (2) to the Festival's Down Home Supper and Awards Ceremony  ♦ Private tour of UNCSA Archives, for up to four (4) people ♦ Access to complimentary parking for the Festival in a convenient downtown location ♦ Four (4) RiverRun Donor Credentials for admission to 2015 Opening Gala, Member Appreciation Cocktail Reception, and five (5) additional VIP Cocktail receptions ♦ Three (3) RiverRun Ticket Samplers, which can be redeemed for $360 worth of tickets to 2015 Festival screenings, parties, and events (restrictions apply) ♦ Ability to purchase up to two (2) Guest Credentials for $120 each, for admission to the Festival's 2015 public parties and VIP cocktail receptions  ♦ Recognition with a named star on 2015 Walk of Fame ♦ $2,176 of your donation is tax deductible


DIRECTOR CIRCLE – $5,000
Includes Basic AND Patron Circle Membership Benefits, PLUS: Two (2) All-Access VIP Donor Credentials for admission to all 2015 Festival films, panels, VIP cocktail receptions and public parties ♦ Ability to purchase up to two (2) additional VIP Donor Credentials for $750 each ♦ Private pre-Festival consultation with a RiverRun programmer ♦ One (1) additional UNCSA parking pass (total of two) ♦ Invitation for four (4) to the Festival's Down Home Supper and Awards Ceremony ♦ Private tour of UNCSA Archives for up to four (4) people ♦ Access to complimentary parking for the Festival in a convenient downtown location ♦ Two (2) Donor Credentials for admission to 2015 Opening Gala, Member Appreciation Cocktail Reception, and five (5) additional VIP Cocktail receptions ♦ Three (3) RiverRun Ticket Samplers, which can be redeemed for $360 worth of tickets to 2015 Festival screenings, parties, and events (restrictions apply) ♦ Recognition with a named star on our 2015 Walk of Fame ♦ $4,676 of your donation is tax deductible

AUTEUR CIRCLE – $10,000
Includes Basic AND Patron Circle Membership Benefits, PLUS: Four (4) All-Access VIP Donor Credentials for admission to all 2015 Festival films, panels, VIP cocktail receptions and public parties ♦ Ability to purchase up to two (2) additional VIP Donor Credentials for $750 each ♦ Private dinner with a 2015 RiverRun Festival guest ♦ Two (2) additional invites (total of 4) to the 2015 Festival Preview Reception in March 2015, the Opening Night VIP Party and the Spark Awards Party ♦ Private pre-Festival consultation with RiverRun's Executive Director ♦ One (1) additional UNCSA parking pass (total of two) ♦ Invitation for four (4) to the Festival's Down Home Supper and Awards Ceremony ♦ Private tour of UNCSA Archives, for up to four (4) people ♦ Access to complimentary parking for the Festival in a convenient downtown location ♦ Four (4) Donor Credentials for admission to 2015 Opening Gala, Member Appreciation Cocktail Reception, and five (5) additional VIP Cocktail receptions ♦ Three (3) RiverRun Ticket Samplers, which can be redeemed for $360 worth of tickets to 2015 Festival screenings, parties, and events (restrictions apply)  ♦ Recognition with a named star on our 2015 Walk of Fame ♦ $9,676 of your donation is tax deductible


Be a RiverRun STAR!
Members who contribute $1,500 or more will also be recognized with a named star on the 2015 RiverRun Walk of Fame sidewalk display!

We encourage the use of checks. Please mail donations by check to: RiverRun International FIlm Festival, Attn: Development, 305 West Fourth Street, Suite 1A, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Amy Clemmons at 336-724-1502 x102 or amy@riverrunfilm.com.