Information we collect
You may use the Film Forum website without submitting any personally identifiable information. We automatically collect information about your Internet connection, such as: the IP address used to connect to our site, the name of the website which linked you directly to our site, the date and time you access our site, and the pages you visit. This information does not identify you personally.
In order to purchase tickets, make a donation, or purchase merchandise or a membership online, Film Forum will ask you to register for an account or create a guest account, and provide personally identifiable information. This personal information includes your name, address and email address, telephone number, and credit card information. This information is necessary to process and service any transactions. Credit card information is temporarily stored on a secured server and is not retained. You may be asked for optional information about interests and communication preferences. We will retain the personally identifiable information you provide for our records.
The Film Forum website is intended for use by a general audience. We do not knowingly collect personal information from minors.
Use of the information we collect
Film Forum is the sole owner of the information collected on our site. We use non-personal information collected automatically to monitor the functionality of our website. We only have access to personal information that you voluntarily give us via aforementioned transactions on our site, or via direct contact with you.
We will use the information you provide to administer your Film Forum ticket orders, donations, merchandise and/or memberships, process payments submitted by you, administrate personalized services such as e-newsletters and postal mailings, and support strategic development. We will not sell this information to anyone.
Film Forum will occasionally share address information to related third party nonprofit organizations for one-time promotional usage. We do not share email addresses or telephone numbers. You may request not to share your address information at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Film Forum employs third parties to send e-newsletters and postal mailings. These parties are under contractual obligation not to use our data beyond what is necessary to perform their functions.
Film Forum employs Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption wherever we collect sensitive information, which ensures data is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify our SSL by looking for a lock icon in the address bar when you visit our site. Data is also protected offline by physical, electronic, and administrative security procedures.
Contact us regarding your information
c/o Director of Digital Media
209 West Houston Street
New York, NY 10014
Last updated: June 1, 2019