TICKETS, FESTIVAL PASSES & MEMBERSHIPS

Welcome to the 22nd edition of the Vancouver Latin American Film Festival!

From September 5 -15 we will present a full in-person festival in Vancouver, as well as a series of online dialogues with filmmakers from across Canada and Latin America.

Support VLAFF and enjoy access to all festival screenings!

NOW ON SALE: Earlybird PassSave $41!!! (only available until Aug 5): $99

COMING SOON:

Festival Pass (available August 11 onwards): $140

Student Pass: $85 (For students 18 years and older. You will be asked to show ID when you pick up the pass).

PASS RULES: Access for one to all screenings from September 5 -15, 2024. When possible, passholders will be admitted into the cinema ahead of the ticket-holder lineup.

INCLUDE ADMISSION TO VLAFF Opening Night Party at The Pearl on Sept 5 and a secret QUEER party on Sept 14 ~ deets to come!

Festival Passes ordered online will be available for pick-up at the Will Call table at SFU Woodward’s on Opening Night or at The Cinematheque (September 8 onwards). In order to reduce waste, if you have a lanyard from a previous year or another festival, please bring it with you to use!!

Passholders must arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the screening time. A Festival Pass does not guarantee seating to sold-out shows if the passholder arrives beyond the cut-off time.

Festival Pass includes 2024 VLAFF Membership.

We accept VISA, MasterCard, and American Express. Elevent processing fees apply.

IN-PERSON TICKETS | COMING SOON

Available for purchase via Elevent Ticketing at vlaff.org

Sliding Scale Tickets

TICKET SALES AT THE CINEMATHEQUE | September 6-15

Purchase individual tickets and ticket packs by cash or credit card at The Cinematheque during the festival. (Festival Passes are only available for purchase online.) Note: We are not able to accept payment via Debit cards.

The Cinematheque, 1131 Howe St (between Helmcken and Davie)

Festival Box Office Hours: Starting Sept 6

Monday – Friday: 5pm – 8pm
Saturday-Sunday: 3pm – 8pm

TICKETS AT THE DOOR

Subject to availability, day-of-show tickets may be purchased throughout the day at the Venue Box Office, beginning 30 minutes prior to the first screening of the day. Please check the schedule as opening times vary.

Sold Out Shows | Rush Tickets

If advance tickets for a film are sold out, rush tickets may be available at the door. Any unclaimed seats will be released just prior to screening time to those in the Rush Ticket Line. Please note: you must be standing in the line in order to purchase a ticket and there is a limit of one rush ticket per person. To speed entry, cash is appreciated.

LATECOMERS ARE NOT GUARANTEED SEATING.

PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY. TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.

FREE ADMISSION (with VLAFF membership)
Film Line-Up coming soon!

¡Así Suena! Music Nights
Friday – Sunday at 7:45 PM | The Cinematheque Courtyard

Live Stream Q&As with filmmakers
Keep an eye on the daily festival newsletter and on the film pages for the links to the live stream Q&As with guest directors (which will usually take place the following day after the Cinematheque screening, schedule TBA). Recordings will also be available on the VLAFF Facebook page and YouTube channel.

2024-2025 VLAFF MEMBERSHIP

As a registered charitable society, the Vancouver Latin American Film Festival screens films that have not been rated by Consumer Protection BC. Under BC law, any person wishing to see these unclassified films must be a member of the VLAFF society and be 18 years of age or older.

This annual membership is valid for all events throughout the year, including the 11-day film festival and all online presentations. Members must be 18 years or older

Please carry your membership card or digital receipt with you at all times, as you will be required to show it at all in-person VLAFF screenings, including special screenings throughout the year.

Basic Festival Membership: $3 – Available for purchase during the festival season from Sept 7-17. The basic membership is valid until August 31, 2024.

Annual Membership: $10 –  Available for purchase year-round. Includes the Festival Brochure mailed to your home. Valid for one year from date of purchase.

All membership fees go directly to supporting VLAFF programs. Thank you!!

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VENUE INFORMATION

The Cinematheque (CIN)

1131 Howe Street (between Helmcken and Davie)

Cineworks (CWORKS)

1131 Howe Street (enter through the back alley between Helmcken and Davie)

SFU Woodward’s (SFUW)

Djavad Mowafaghian Theatre (3rd Floor) and World Art Centre (2nd Floor)

149 West Hastings Street (between Cambie and Abbott)

The Pearl

881 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1L1

CONTACT US

Box Office Information
Email: boxoffice@vlaff.org 

General Festival Information
Email: info@vlaff.org | www.vlaff.org

Mailing address:
Suite 420 – 111 Hastings Street West, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1H4 Canada