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2017 Passes & Tickets

Save Today with Our Best Prices of the Year!

EARLY BIRD PRICE

January 1 – April 21, 2017
VIP All Access Pass – $500
Fest Pass – $275
Film Insider Series – $150
*Series Only Available During Early Bird Pricing

REGULAR PRICE

April 21 – August 30, 2017
VIP All Access Pass- $550
Fest Pass – $300

FULL PRICE

August 30 – October 8, 2017
VIP Fest Pass – $550
Fest Pass – $350
Day Pass – $75
Ticket Bundle – $120
Individual Tickets – $16

PASSES

VIP ALL ACCESS PASS
$550

Film Insider Series (6 Screenings, Feb – July)

Film Screenings

Studio Premieres

Panels

Festival Preview & Media Party

Opening Night Film & After Party (Wed, Oct 4)

VARIETY’S Night of the Stars Tribute (Thurs, Oct 5)

Friday Night Party (Fri, Oct 6)

Filmmaker Awards Ceremony & Party (Sat, Oct 7)

Culinary Cinema (Sun, Oct 8)

Priority Line Access

Advanced Reservations for Films & Events

Flash your Pass (Discounts at Local Businesses)

VIP Lounges with complimentary cocktails and appetizers

Valet Parking at Festival Venues

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FEST PASS
$300

Film Screenings

Studio Premieres

Panels

Festival Film Previews & Media Party

Opening Night Film & After Party (Wed, Oct 4)

Friday Night Party (Fri, Oct 6)

Filmmaker Awards Ceremony & Party (Sat, Oct 7)

General Line Access

Advanced Reservations for Films & Events

Flash Your Pass (Discounts at Local Businesses)

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DAY PASSES
$75

Choice of Fri, Sat or Sun Day Passes

Film Screenings for that day

Studio Premieres for that day

Panels for that day

Parties for that day

Festival Film Previews & Media Party

General Line Access

Flash Your Pass (Discounts at Local Businesses

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TICKETS

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS
$16

You can purchase individual tickets to any film, panel and event at the festival.
Film Tickets – $16
Panel Tickets – $20
Event Tickets – $50 – $200

On Sale Aug 30th

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TICKET BUNDLE (10 tickets)
$120

Choose Tickets to any 10 Films or Panels from Thurs – Sun.

Events are not included.

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100+ INDEPENDENT & STUDIO FILM PREMIERES

With nearly 2000 submissions from independent filmmakers in 60 countries, you know the 100+ films that are selected for the San Diego Int’l Film Festival are, literally, the best features, documentaries and shorts in the world.  And the Q&A sessions with some filmmakers after the airing of their film brings you into the creative process in a most personal way.


PARTIES

Partying never looked so good! Each night gives you something a little different at our festival parties.  Kicking off with our opening night film and after party.  Then our VARIETY’S NIGHT OF THE STARS TRIBUTE  – get up close at this red-carpet celebrity tribute honoring some of the industry’s most accomplished actors, directors and filmmakers. Friday Party with a purpose…Kicking off the night with an incredible fireworks show, live music, food trucks, beer garden and much more… Saturday Filmmaker Awards and Sunday’s Culinary Cinema – A recipe for a Sunday of fun! 


CELEBRITIES

“This Festival is unique – you meet the stars up close and personal, and experience an astonishing array of films from all over the world. It is a celebration of movie making from every angle and perspective in a gorgeous setting!” – Jeffrey Lyons, Festival Host/ Film Critic


AWARDS

“It’s been great to see the San Diego Film Festival’s growth and increasing importance over the past few years. Our Variety’s Night of the Stars event at the Festival has become a terrific early Awards Season showcase that raises the visibility of important filmmakers and key films in serious contention for major honors.” Steven Gaydos, Vice President, Executive Editor, VARIETY.