Become a Docs Insider

While most Docs In Progress programs are open to all, members of the Docs Insiders program enjoy access to a few exclusive benefits for an annual fee. You may join or renew at any time and enjoy benefits for 12 months from the date of signing up. Choose the level of membership which is right for you: 

Premium ($95 per year) - Our Most Popular Option

  • Free admission to all Documentary Roundtables and the Docs In Progress Holiday Party (more than $100 in value)
  • A $25 discount on every workshop or class Docs In Progress offers during the year (earlybird or regular registration only). A value for those who plan to participate in three or more educational or professional development programs in a year. (more than $400 in value)
  • Access to member-only content on website. 
  • Access to apply for Fellowship. 
  • Access to apply for Fiscal Sponsorship.
  • Discounts on partner programs. In the past, this has included discounts on film festival tickets and other film events.
    See below for current discounts.

Purchase Premium Membership

 

Basic ($50 per year) - A good option for those outside of the Washington DC area or who don't need the program discounts

  • Access to member-only content on website. 
  • Access to apply for Fellowship. 
  • Access to apply for Fiscal Sponsorship.
  • Discounts on partner programs. In the past, this has included discounts on film festival tickets and other film events.
    See below for current discounts.

Purchase Basic Membership

 

Student ($35 per year) 

Must provide current  ID from an accredited university or college. 

  • Access to member-only content on website.
  • Free admission to all Documentary Roundtables and the Docs In Progress Holiday Party (more than $100 in value)
  • A $25 discount on a single workshop or class Docs In Progress offers during the year (earlybird or regular registration only).
  • Discounts on partner programs. In the past, this has included discounts on film festival tickets and other film events.
    See below for current discounts.

Corporate ($225 per year) 

  • Up to three people from one company get all the benefits of Premium membership 

Sponsor ($500 per year) 

  • Up to three people from one company get all the benefits of Premium membership 
  • Listed as a Corporate Supporter on Docs In Progress website and for one public event of sponsor’s choosing 

Purchase Sponsor Membership

 

All-Access Pass ($1,500 per year)

  • All the benefits of the Basic level 
  • Access to participate* in almost all Docs In Progress programs (training classes, workshops, roundtables, screenings, and networking events) at no additional cost for 12 months from the time of activation. (up to $2,500 in value)  (The only programs not included under an All-Access Pass are the Youth Summer Camps and the Fellowship program). 

*Passholders must still register for each program. 

Purchase All-Access Membership

 

CURRENT PARTNER DISCOUNTS

In 2018, Docs Insiders got discounts on passes to AFI DOCS, the Double Exposure Investigative Film Festival and Symposium, and the Getting Real Conference.

If you are a business who would like to offer additional discounts and benefits to the documentary community, please contact Erica Ginsberg at ericaATdocsinprogressDOTorg or (301) 789-2797.