Buying Tickets

Sydney Film Festival welcomes all sorts, from the one-flick wonder to the film connoisseur. Which film-goer are you?

Tickets for the 2019 Festival are now on sale! Buy a Flexipass to see the most films at best value.

To see the full program guide calendar, click here.

See 1 or 2 films

Individual tickets can be purchased online or at the box office. First find a film that’s right for you and purchase your tickets from there.

See a few, or take a friend

Flexipasses give the best bang for your buck and they can be shared between friends. Flexipasses must be purchased first, and then redeemed for up to 4 tickets per session.
  • Adult $21
  • Concession* $18
  • Youth (17 and under) $14
  • Group 10+ $15.50
  • Casula Sessions $17.50/$14.50/$11.50
  • Seniors** $12.50
*See terms & conditions to see which cards are valid for concession pricing.
**Seniors pricing valid for sessions on weekdays, before 6pm at the State Theatre. Monday 10 June is a public holiday, and has no seniors priced sessions.
  • Opening Night Film+Party $130
  • Opening Night Film Only $30/$28
  • Closing Night $30/$28
  • Back by Popular Demand $21/$18
Please note, Flexipasses are not valid for Special Events.
  • $20.00 or under $1.60
  • $20.01 – $40.00 $3.40
  • $40.01 – $80.00 $6.50
  • $80.01 – $120.00 $7.00
  • $120.01 – $200.00 $7.50
  • $200.01 or more $8.00
  • At Venue fee $1.00


Subscriptions for the 2019 Festival are now closed. Please email with any questions about subscriptions.


For questions about ticketing, email or call our ticketing line on 1300 733 733 between 10am and 5pm.

Access and Inclusion

Sydney Film Festival welcomes all visitors to screenings and events, and makes every effort to ensure the program is accessible to our whole audience. See access and inclusion page, and venues pages for more info.


Most unclassified SFF screenings have age restrictions of 18+ or 15+. No one under 18 is admitted to 18+ films. Children under 15 will only be admitted to 15+ films with a parent or guardian. Most films in the Family section are classified for all ages, but please note age recommendations for these films.

Discounted tickets will be available to 15-20 year olds for select screenings during the festival, via Playwave.


Ensure your sessions, and Flexipass selections are correct prior to payment as there are no refunds on any item sold.

Session Times

Please note, all films start at the advertised time, with less than 5 minutes of advertisements. Please arrive early to guarantee your seat. Latecomers will be asked to wait before entering the cinema when a short film plays before a feature.

Terms and Conditions

Full Terms and Conditions here.

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