Festival Ticketing & Info

2012 VLAFF MEMBERSHIP - $2 BUY ONLINE

As a registered non-profit 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.

The membership fee is $2 and is valid until July 31, 2013. Please carry your membership card with you at all times, as you will be required to show it at all VLAFF screenings, including special screenings throughout the year.
 
TICKETS

General Admission: $10
1st screening of the day at The Cinematheque: $5  
SFU Harbour Centre: Free Admission (2012 VLAFF membership required)

SPECIAL EVENT TICKETS

Opening Night Film : $15 (Includes membership)
Opening Night Film and Party : $20
Gala Screenings including receptions: $15
Closing Night Film and Award Ceremony: $10

FESTIVAL PACKAGES & PASSES (Limited quantities available.)

Available for purchase online, at the VLAFF Ticket Outlet at W2 Media Café (pre-festival) or at The Cinematheque (during the festival).

6-TICKET PACKAGE - $50 BUY ONLINE

New for 2012! Purchase a booklet containing six ticket vouchers that are valid for any $10 screening, subject to ticket availability. Ticket vouchers must be exchanged for hard copy tickets in advance at a Ticket Outlet or prior to the screening at the Box Office.

VLAFF FESTIVAL PASS - $120 BUY ONLINE

The festival pass includes access for one to all VLAFF screenings and events except the Opening Night Party.

Passholders must arrive 20 minutes prior to the screening time to claim an entrance ticket from the Box Office. A festival pass does not guarantee seating to sold-out shows. Passholders must carry a valid 2012 VLAFF membership card.

ONLINE ADVANCE TICKET SALES:

www.vlaff.org/films/buy-tickets
Tickets on sale beginning Friday, August 17, 2012.
*$2 processing fee per order.
Ticket orders must be placed by 12 noon on the day of the screening and will be available for pick-up at the Will Call table starting 45 minutes before the screening. We accept VISA, MasterCard and American express.

TICKET OUTLET (CASH ONLY)

Tickets on sale beginning Wednesday, August 22, 2012.
Advance Ticket Outlet: August 22–30, 2012
W2 media Café, 111 Hastings St West (at Abbott), Atrium Level
11am–2pm & 4pm–6pm (Weekdays Only)
Festival Ticket Outlet: September 1–9, 2012
The Cinematheque, 1131 Howe St 4pm–9pm daily

TICKETS AT THE DOOR (CASH ONLY)

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

WILL CALL

Will Call opens 45 minutes prior to the first screening of the day. Please arrive in advance to allow time to pick up your order. You must present your confirmation number and photo ID in order to pick up your tickets.

SOLD OUT SHOWS

If advance tickets for a show 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.

FREE SCREENINGS AT SFU HARBOUR CENTRE

Admission is on a first-come, first-seated basis. Doors open 30 minutes prior to each event. Attendees are required to purchase a $2 VLAFF membership.

LATECOMERS ARE NOT GUARANTEED SEATING.
PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY.
TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.

VENUE INFORMATION

Granville 7 Cinemas (GR 7)
855 Granville Street (between Robson and Smithe)
The Cinematheque (PC)
1131 Howe Street (between Helmcken and Davie)
SFU Downtown Campus Harbour Centre (SFU-HC)
515 West Hastings (between Seymour and Richards)
Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, Simon Fraser University (SFU-V)
Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, 3rd Floor, 149 West Hastings Street
(enter through the courtyard off Cordova, between Cambie and Abbott)
The Waldorf Hotel (WALD)
1489 East Hastings Street (between Clark and Commercial Drive)

FESTIVAL INFORMATION

604.708.5657
info@vlaff.org
www.vlaff.org

MAILING ADDRESS

420 – 111 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC, Canada V6B 1H4