The Global Cinema Federation membership structure is divided between the GCF Executive Committee, which is composed of founding members of the federation, and an Advisory Board, open to all Exhibitor and Trade Association members. Any cinema operator or trade association can apply to become member of the GCF.
If you are interested in becoming a member and haven’t done so already, please download and send back the membership form to email@example.com so you can stay up-to-date on the GCF activities and information.
An Exhibitor Member is any sole proprietorship, partnership, corporation, or other business entity which is directly engaged on a for-profit basis in the operation of one or more motion picture exhibition facilities, provided such entity has 250 or more screens. All Exhibitor Members must also be members of one of the Trade Association Members. Exhibitor Members who operate in regions without any corresponding Trade Association Members may join without the trade association membership requirement.
Trade Association Member
A Trade Association is a national or multinational trade association established for the sole purpose of furthering the interests of those engaged in the operation of motion picture exhibition facilities.
GCF Affiliate Members
An Affiliate Member is any sole proprietorship, partnership, corporation, or other business entity which is directly engaged on a for-profit basis in the operation of one or more motion picture exhibition facilities but that does not meet the screen count or association membership requirements for Membership as described above. Affiliate Members shall provide input to the Global Cinema Federation, but are not eligible for a vote. All Affiliate Members shall otherwise be eligible to share and receive all information, data and reports in the same manner as Exhibitor and Trade Association Members.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org should you need additional information about membership criteria as well as rights and obligations of GCF members.