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A Sydney Film Festival Subscription is a set curated program — perfect for lovers of film interested in a wide variety of cinema from across the globe.

An unmatched way to experience Sydney Film Festival

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Subscribe for either the day or night sessions at the majestic State Theatre, over the entire Festival and have your own dedicated seat – come and go as you please! It’s also the best value way to see a huge array of films from all around the world — including all the Official Competition films.

You’ll be part of a special community of fellow film lovers, being some of the first in the world to see remarkable new films from the best seats in the house. Hear from our programming team and the filmmakers at most of the sessions and spend an incredible 12 days immersing yourself in a world of cinema.

Subscriptions are only available to customers 18 years of age and over. For seating references, download a PDF of the State Theatre seating map.

For more information about subscriptions, read our Frequently Asked Questions or please call 1300 733 733 Mon-Fri 9am-5pm or email tickets@sff.org.au.

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