Bell Blue Room

Visit the Members' Lounge with full food and drink service.

Bell Blue Room Updates! NEW for TIFF Members


Screening Parties

We'll be playing your favourite television series premieres and finales in the Bell Blue Room. Get together with us and your fellow Members! Screenings will take place in the Bell Blue Room Members' Lounge on the following dates.

  • March 2 – Broadcast of the 86th Academy Awards at 7pm. Special Edition Screening Party! Complimentary popcorn and refreshments will be served. This event is now fully booked.
  • March 23 – Girls season finale at 10pm
  • March 30 – The Walking Dead season finale at 9pm
  • April 6 – Game of Thrones season premiere at 9pm


Please RSVP for the above screenings at eventsrsvp@tiff.net

Members Book Club

Members Book Club
Don't miss our Members Book Club! Join us in the Bell Blue Room for series of discussions on literary works that have been adapted onto the big-screen. Sessions begin at 11:30 am and there is complimentary coffee.

  • March 9 – The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid
  • March 23 – Washington Square by Henry James
  • April 6 – Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  • April 20 – Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  • May 4 – 1000 Years of Good Prayers by Yiyun Li
  • May 18 – 1000 Years of Good Prayers by Yiyun Li
  • May 25 – House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus
  • June 8 – My Dog Tulip by J. R. Ackerley


To participate, all you need is to:
• RSVP to eventsrsvp@tiff.net
• Have the desire to read, and to share your thoughts with others
• Have a copy of the current book selection

Please note: Book Club has a group capacity of 12 participants to keep the conversation fruitful and the experience intimate. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis only. Don't delay, RSVP today!

Games and Books

In addition, the Bell Blue Room now has Scrabble, Backgammon and decks of cards for Members to enjoy while in the Lounge. Games will be available to sign out during Bell Blue Room Hours.

New Member Orientation Tours

Are you new to the Membership program?
Please join us at TIFF Bell Lightbox for an introductory Members' Tour and Orientation. This new initiative is held on the last Sunday of every month. Learn about the design, unique features, and history of TIFF Bell Lightbox on our tour, and, afterwards, receive an orientation on the many benefits and opportunities available to Members.

Upcoming tours:

  • March 30 at 2pm and 3pm
  • April 27 at 2pm and 3pm
  • May 25 at 2pm and 3pm
  • June 29 at 2pm and 3pm
  • July 27 at 2pm and 3pm
  • September 28 at 2pm and 3pm
  • October 26 at 2pm and 3pm
  • November 30 at 2pm and 3pm

    TIFF Bell Lightbox
    Reitman Square, 350 King Street West

    If you would like to join, please RSVP by sending an email to eventsrsvp@tiff.net

    If you would like to join, please arrive at the elevators in the TIFF Bell Lightbox atrium (main floor) up to 15 minutes prior to the scheduled tour and meet our Volunteer Docent. Please note that tour space is limited.

    The orientation takes place in the TIFF Bell Lightbox Members' Lounge (third floor), the Bell Blue Room, at 2:30pm and 3:30pm, and is led by a Membership Representative.

    Enjoy!

  • Hours of Operation

    Thursday & Friday
    4:30pm to 10:30pm
    Saturday & Sunday
    11:30am to 10:30pm
    Monday to Wednesday CLOSED

    For full details on accessing the Bell Blue Room for a private event, please contact the TIFF Event Services team at 416-934-3235 or e-mail them at events@tiff.net.