The Palm Beach International Film Festival (PBIFF) is offering Platinum “perks” for 2014 Festival Platinum Circle contributors as a supporter of the Sundance Institute Membership Program. PBIFF Platinum Circle contributors will automatically receive a one-year Sundance Institute Membership at the ‘Supporter’ level and accompanying benefits. “We are thrilled to formally support the Sundance Institute Membership Program…a first for their organization and ours,” said Randi Emerman, President & CEO of the PBIFF. “This alliance will offer numerous one-of-a-kind events and opportunities year- round to our Platinum Circle offerings.” In addition to new benefits through the Sundance Institute Membership Program, PBIFF Platinum Circle members (for a $1,500 annual contribution) receive invitations to advanced screenings from studio partners throughout the year; one VIP private screening with a filmmaker during the festival; two Platinum Passes with credentials for all festival screenings, parties, seminars and special events; and much more. Other PBIFF supporter packages include Executive Producer ($750); Director ($500); Producer ($250) and Film Buff ($100). The 19th Annual Palm Beach International Film Festival will be held April 3-10, 2014 presenting the best in American independent and foreign films. Meet the filmmakers from around the globe, learn about the industry and the art of filmmaking in special seminars and panel discussions for all ages, and enjoy special events and parties. Individual ticket prices start at $10. For more information, visit www.pbifilmfest.org or call 561-362-0003.