Have Your Event at the Philadelphia Film Society

Whether you’ve always dreamt of having a theater all to yourself to watch your favorite film or you want to fill the room with friends and family, our three theaters are equipped with the latest technology. The Film Society Center is also the perfect location for live performances, meetings, and presentations.

Film Society Center

The Film Society Center is available to host and produce all types of functions including corporate meetings, screenings, and much more. A truly unique building, PFC offers two public event spaces and features a large, party-friendly lobby with a one-of-a-kind mural.


  • Capacity: 450
  • Proscenium-style auditorium
  • State-of-the-art lighting and sound systems
  • Projection: 35mm and 4K digital laser
  • Screen size: width 32’6″ and height 17’6″
  • Amenities: Elevator, restrooms, multiple concession locations, party-friendly lobby

Albert M. Greenfield Screening Room

  • Capacity: Screening 80; Standing Reception 100-150
  • Projection: 2K digital laser
  • Movie Screen size: width 19’2″ and height 9′
  • 43×53′ flexible space on the second floor
  • Amenities: Elevator, restrooms, concessions area, piano

1412 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102


Film Society East

A two-screen, 530 seat theater located in historic Old City with 2K projection and 5.1 surround sound systems.

125 S. 2nd St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Film Society Bourse

A five-screen, 776 seats theater located in the heart of Old City with 4K and 2K laser projectors, and 7.1 Dolby digital surround sound in all five theaters.

400 Ranstead Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

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