Members of BIG have access to our state-of-the-art facility, complete with HD cameras, DSLRs 360 cameras, private editing suites, educational computer labs, a theatre, and more! Whatever your filming goals and needs, BIG has the resources to bring your vision to the screen. Members can register for BIG Workshops to learn new skills or refine their techniques and may also volunteer to get involved in ongoing projects.
There are often a lot of questions that come up around membership, so we have included some frequently asked questions below:
Who can become a member?
Any Brookline resident or Brookline-based organization, as well as non-Brookline residents are eligible to become a member.
What is the cost associated with membership?
Membership for Brookline residents is currently free. A $50 annual fee is charged for non-Brookline residents.
How do I become a member?
To become a member of BIG, simply sign up here to attend an orientation tour at BIG. During this tour, you will learn more about our space, offerings, opportunities, and policies.
Once you have taken this tour, signed our membership agreement, and paid the $50 annual fee if applicable, you will become a member of BIG! Review our member policies here.
Your privileges as a BIG member correspond to the workshops and classes you have taken and to your volunteer experience on member and community produced programs. Members will be permitted to reserve and use edit suites, take-out field equipment on which they have been trained, and can utilize studio space after they have volunteered on live shows and completed a comprehensive training for using the studio and control room.
Based on your goals as a member, BIG recommends the following membership tracks in order to access the equipment and facilities: