Join ASIFA Portland

Membership in ASIFA Portland is open to all those who work and study in the field of animation. There are three levels of individual membership:  Student, General, and International. You can scroll down to read about the benefits of each. These memberships can be purchased either online (see below) or in person at ASIFA Portland events. To discuss Corporate and Institutional memberships, please contact us. Thanks!


Join/Renew Online

General Membership ($20.50)


Student Membership ($15.50)


International Membership ($40.50)


Benefits of General and Student Memberships

  • Free ASIFA Portland events, screenings, workshops, and networking.
  • Discounts or free admission for certain screenings and events, like The Animation Show of Shows.
  • Reciprocal benefits for screenings and events with our sister chapter, ASIFA Seattle.
  • International program sponsorship and International Individual Membership application.
  • Participation– a chance to be a part of the regional ASIFA animation community.

Benefits of International Membership

  • Free webspace. Every International Member is entitled to free webspace on with a link to member Freepages. From there you can also find homepages of other International ASIFA Members.
  • ASIFA Magazine: the International Journal of Animation. Published by John Libbey in association with ASIFA, this glossy, illustrated magazine is available in both English and French. The journal contains news from worldwide ASIFA chapters, profiles of animators, festival reports, and articles on the history and practice of the medium. The cost to non-members is $10 per issue.
  • Free admission to ASIFA-sponsored animation festivals in Zagreb, Hiroshima, and Espinho, and reduced admission to the Ottawa Animation Festival.
  • Access to the ASIFA Archive for your chapter. ASIFA has throughout the years amassed over 400 titles in 35 and 16mm. The ASIFA Archive resides at the Cinematheque in Lausanne, Switzerland.
  • International Participation– a chance to be a part of the International ASIFA animation community.
  • Regional Participation– free membership in the ASIFA Portland animation community.

Benefits of Corporate/Institutional Membership

  • Local memberships for all employees, staff and students of your organization. All we require to include your people is an updated list of eligible individuals from your organization. Individuals interested in joining at an international level will be able to do so at a reduced price.
  • Increased international artistic and market awareness for the members of your organization.
  • Participation– a chance to be a part of the regional ASIFA animation community at a benefactor level.