Film Buffs is the Museum’s membership group for movie lovers. Industry professionals such as director Charles Burnett, actors Stockard Channing and Peter Fonda, and Houstonians Wes Anderson, Jonathan Caouette, and Richard Linklater have all played a role in Film Buffs events. Receive at least 10 admissions to the Museum’s year-round film screenings in Brown Auditorium Theater (excluding some screenings); passes to sneak previews of new commercial film releases; invitations to social events and programs with visiting filmmakers and members of the Houston film community; MFAH Films, the printed film calendar; and a weekly e-mail update. 

Already a Film Buffs member? Be sure to keep your e-mail address up to date to ensure you receive film passes, updates, and more! Please e-mail us with any changes to your contact information. 

Film Buffs get discounts on parking in the MFAH garages! Learn more.


  • All listed benefits
  • Unlimited admission for up to 4 people for most films throughout the year
  • All listed benefits
  • Receive 20 free admissions for films (10 per person)
  • All listed benefits
  • Receive 10 free admissions, after which admission to most films is discounted to $5