Festival Box Office

Tickets on sale now for the 44th annual Seattle International Film Festival (May 17 - June 10, 2018).

Attending the country's largest film festival is exciting—and easy! Whether you're new to SIFF or an experienced festivalgoer, this information will help you enjoy all that the festival has to offer, from movies to forums to galas.

Passes and ticket packages are still available!

Buy Passes and Packages


1. Pick the films you'd like to see.

View the Schedule for screenings by day and the Film Guide to browse films by genre, country, mood, and other filters. Check out our programmers' picks for additional recommendations!

2. Purchase individual tickets.

Individual tickets are available on each film page. Tickets are $14, but there are always discounts for weekday matinees, students, seniors, and SIFF members. Become a Member to get the lowest prices on tickets. Already a Member? Please sign in to your account to receive your discounts.

3. Print your tickets.

Print your tickets at home and avoid waiting in line! Will Call is still available for pick up at SIFF Box Office locations and at any SIFF venue on days that Festival films are being shown. Arrive at least 30 minutes before showtime for a smooth experience.

4. Grab your popcorn, sit back, and enjoy!

Already purchased a ticket package? Redeem tickets online (via the link below) for the films you'd like to see. Note: You do not need to redeem your tickets all at one time.

Redeem Package Online

Go paperless with the SIFF Ticket App!

Simply download the app and sign into your account. If you have already purchased a ticket to one of our screenings, you will be able to click on the title of the film and access your ticket. View the ticket in the app by clicking "view ticket," or save it to your apple wallet.

Our cinema staff will be able to scan the ticket barcode right on your phone, and you won't have to worry about printing tickets or standing in line at will call!


When advance tickets are no longer available, a limited number of standby tickets may be available at the door. Standby tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis depending on how many seats are available after passholders and advance ticket-holders are admitted. Standby tickets are normally sold 10 minutes prior to the screening. Standby tickets are not discounted. No discounts apply.


Arrive early! Ticket and pass holders must arrive 10 minutes prior to show time to guarantee admission. Ticket or pass holders arriving less than 10 minutes prior to showtime cannot be guaranteed a seat, even with a ticket or a pass. All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges will be given to ticket or pass holders turned away after this time.


Need Directions, Check out our Festival Venues for information on parking, location, and more! Ticket and pass holders must arrive 10 minutes prior to show time to guarantee admission.

Be sure to read the terms and conditions for information about standby screenings, policies, and more.

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