Support IFCKC and the local Kansas City Independent Filmmaking Community.
Your paid membership adds you to our mailing list for occasional members-only news. Check our list of Benefits below for either STAR or PREMIUM member levels. Join now for the first time, or renew your annual IFCKC Membership Dues here.  Not ready yet?  Non-members may sign up for a general mailing list.  And our regular weekly meetings are open to the public.

Where does Membership money go?
IFCKC membership dues go to purchasing equipment for our Rental program, paying for Events, and educational Film Production. We do a LOT with that money to help our members learn, teach and make films.

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  • STAR Membership – $30/year – all the benefits below.
  • PREMIUM Membership – $75/year -these benefits plus Free Equipment Rental (Subject to availability. One free 24-hour rental period per Mon-Sun calendar week.)

IFC members build relationships with others in the local and national film community, and can tap into the collective experience of all IFC members to learn or get answers to specific questions.

Free or Discounted Entry to IFCKC Contests
The IFC sponsors several annual contests which are designed to both test your skill and help you develop relationships with other members.

Eligibility to Lead or Apprentice as a Crew Member
Be a participant in an IFCKC Production and get a screen credit.

Festival Entry Fees
If your film is accepted at an out-of-town festival, the IFCKC will reimburse up to 1/2 of your festival submission fees. Capped at $200.

Discounted Equipment Rental
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‘Friends of Film’ Partner Discounts

Membership comes with special discounts at various local businesses that support our local film community. Your membership card is embedded in your Welcome email.

KC Women in Film & TV: $5 off KCWIFT annual membership ($20) (Confirmed 01/12)

StagePort: 20% discount on stage rental. (confirmed 02/12)

Lights On Kansas City: (confirmed 01/12)

  • Rentals during the week – no discount
  • One weekend day – 20% off day rate
  • Both weekend days – charged for only one day and get 20% off a single day rate
  • Note: Rentals are for no-budget shorts

Papa John’s: FYI, when you try to get the IFC discount at Papa John’s, you must mention Dana Martin… then you’re all good. It’s about 30% (large order) discount.

Kansas City Costume: 10% discount on costume rental only.  Must show current IFC Membership card. (confirmed 01/12)

Have Guns Will Rent: 10% discount on total purchase. Applicable to costumes, both for sale and rental, props, accessories and special effects. (confirmed 01/12)

U.S. Toy & Magic: 15% discount on all costumes, wigs, makeup, etc. Must show current IFC Membership Card to receive discount. (confirmed 01/12)

Actor Training Studio: Discount on private acting sessions associated with IFC Showcases. (confirmed 01/12)

Actors With Moxie: $15 off any Actor’s with Moxie workshop. (Confirmed 01/12)

East Market Photography Studio

Katie & Kompany: (confirmed 01/12)

  • 20% off toys, props and costumes
  • Logos or names can be embroidered on shirts, jackets, hats, bags, etc. Prices on a case by case basis.
  • Embroidered IFCKC logo prices are as follows:
  • You supply shirt – $6

If Katie supplies item, then prices are as follows:

  • Denim shirt – $24,
  • Polo – $18 – $24, depending on type
  • Sweatshirt crew neck – $15 – $18
  • Hoodie pullover – $22 – $24
  • Hoodie zip front – $24

Call before going to her shop.

211 W 96th Terr
Kansas City, MO

Fine Arts Theatres: (confirmed 02/12)

$6.00 Ticket *anytime
Theatres included are: Glenwood Arts, Rio, Leawood, Glenwood @ Red Bridge

*Valid with IFC ID. Not valid for “NO PASS” movies or private functions. 

Wholesale Batteries: 10% off published retail price for certain batteries.

Sir Speedy Printing & Marketing Services: $20.00 off FIRST ORDER of $100.00 or more.

KC Screenwriters: $10.00 off $25.00 yearly membership.

Copy-Rite: 10% off first order.