Do you show films in Scotland, or would you like to start screenings in your community or venue?

Join our network of 230+ members,  including cinemas, community cinemas, film festivals, multi-arts venues and pop-up initiatives.

Membership is free, and offers many benefits.

Who can be a member?

We support organisations that produce audience-facing screening activity. This includes full-time cinema venues, mixed arts centres, community cinemas and film societies, film festivals and touring programmes.

How do I become a member?

Become a member

Membership Benefits


Schemes for audience development and bursaries for training and development, in line with BFI objectives


Access to training & professional development courses and events; peer-to-peer mentoring and support


Meet your fellow members and the wider FAN network at events, conferences and meetings hosted by the Hub and its partners

Audience Insights

Access to up to date research and market intelligence on audiences and film exhibition trends


Participation in joint programming and audience development projects, and regional and national initiatives with reach and profile

Advice and Guidance

Accessible support about a range of topics including best practice, HR, programming and audience development

Marketing Support

Advice and training on marketing and social media, promotion of your activity through Hub and FAN web sites, mailing lists and social media channels


Be a part of a stronger collective voice for film exhibition and audiences in the UK

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