FESTIVAL PACKAGES AND PASSES

Festival Patron Passes and Express Passes allow for priority admission to regular screenings, panels and Conversations without the need for a ticket — no pre-selection of films is necessary.

Please note that all Galas are exempt and require a separate hard ticket for entry.

AFI FEST PASSES

EXPRESS PASS

$375


This movie-lover's pass gets you priority access to almost all screenings and more — without the need for a ticket.
  • Priority admission for one to all regular screenings, Conversations and presentations (including Special Screenings, Q&As and panel discussions) without the need for a ticket (excludes Galas*)
  • Access for one to the Cinema Lounge on a space available basis (excluding Gala after-parties and private receptions)
10% discount for current AFI members at the Two-Star level and higher and AFI Conservatory alumni click here


AFI FEST PACKAGES FEATURING PATRON PASSES

Marquee or Star Package patrons receive reserved seating at Opening and Closing Night Galas, Centerpiece Galas and invitations to the after-parties of the Galas attended.

PREMIERE PACKAGE

$650


This Silver Patron Pass package allows for access to several Galas at the festival.
  • One AFI FEST Silver Patron Pass
  • Priority admission to all regular screenings, Conversations and presentations* (including Special Screenings; excluding Galas)
  • Access to the Cinema Lounge for each pass on a space available basis
  • Four (4) Gala Screening Tickets** with after-party invitations. These tickets cannot be used for the Opening or Closing Night Galas
  • One official AFI FEST Program Guide
10% discount for current AFI members at the Two-Star level and higher and AFI Conservatory alumni click here


MARQUEE PACKAGE

$2,500


Included in this comprehensive package are two reserved seats to the in-demand Opening and Closing Night Galas.
  • Two AFI FEST Silver Patron Passes
  • Priority admission to all regular screenings, Conversations and presentations* including Special Screenings (excludes Galas)
  • Access to the Cinema Lounge for each pass on a space available basis
  • Eight Gala Screening Tickets** with reserved seating and after-party invitations. A limit of two tickets can be used per Gala, including the Opening and Closing Night Galas
  • Invitations to official festival receptions and the AFI FEST Awards Brunch
  • Recognition as an AFI FEST contributor in the official Program Guide and Trailer***
  • Two official AFI FEST Program Guides
10% discount for current AFI members at the Two-Star level and higher and AFI Conservatory alumni click here


STAR PACKAGE

$5,000


This is the package for the person who wants the complete AFI FEST experience.
  • Four (4) AFI FEST Gold Patron Passes
  • Priority admission to all regular screenings, Conversations and presentations* including Special Screenings (excludes Galas)
  • Unlimited access to the Cinema Lounge for each pass
  • 16 Gala Screening Tickets (enough for two Gala tickets for each night of the festival) ** with reserved seating and VIP Lounge access at the after-party. A limit of two (2) tickets can be used for the Opening and Closing Night Galas. A limit of four (4) tickets per Gala for all other Galas
  • Invitations to official festival receptions and the AFI FEST Awards Brunch
  • Recognition as an AFI FEST contributor in the official Program Guide and Trailer***
  • Two official AFI FEST Program Guides
  • Access to a designated AFI concierge for the festival
10% discount for current AFI members at the Two-Star level and higher and AFI Conservatory alumni click here




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*Patrons must be in their seats 15 minutes prior to the scheduled screening time. Unclaimed seats will be released. No exceptions.

**All Gala screening tickets require an RSVP and a hard ticket for admission. Once issued, Gala screening tickets are non-transferable.

***A benefit of pass purchase sales received before October 19, 2015.

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