HIFF is a non-profit 501(c)(3) membership-driven organization, dedicated to enriching the cultural landscape of the Islands through the cinematic arts. We rely on the support of our members to sustain and grow as Hawaii’s premier, non-profit organization devoted to the film arts. By joining the HIFF Ohana you’ll enjoy great films and support HIFF from our Annual Fall Festival and Spring Showcase to the Cinema in the Park monthly series throuout the year.

Current HIFF Members

New Members - Welcome!

New Memberships Coming Soon

New membership levels to be announced soon!

HIFF Memberships are year-round and good for 365 days

All HIFF memberships are valid for one year from date of purchase.

Student/Seniors (60+)/Military rates available! (Must show valid ID)

These memberships also receive discounts on passes for our festivals.


Q: How do I purchase online? I don’t see the membership price.
A: You should see your discount applied after you login to the system.

Q: How long does HIFF membership last?
A: HIFF membership lasts 365 days from the date of purchase, you can check your membership under your account and “Your Memberships”

Q: What is the difference between the HIFF membership packages this year?
A: The only real difference between the 3 different memberships is the number of discounted tickets you may purchase per screening.

Q: How many seats are held for Festival Pass Members?
A: There is no special allotment for pass holders, you did get early registration for your passes, so order early to guarantee a spot.

Q: What if I don’t have time to get in line as I have a Festival Pass because my movie got out late?
A: As long as your have reserved your spot on your pass we will have room in the theater for you, just go to your new theater and have your pass scanned.

Q: Is my festival pass good for the fall festival if I bought it in spring?
A: No. All passes and ticket packages are only valid for the festival that you purchase them for.

If you have further questions about Memberships, please contact us for more information.