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, 2014. 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.
GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS
Matinee (before 6pm): $10
Evening (6pm and later): $12
SFU Harbour Centre: Free Admission ($2 VLAFF membership required)
FAMILY MATINEE AND YOUTH SCREENINGS (applies to Viva Cuba and 7 Boxes only)
Youth (under 18): $8
SPECIAL EVENT TICKETS
Opening Night Film: $15 (includes VLAFF membership)
Opening Night Film and Party at the Anza Club: $25 (includes VLAFF membership)
Gala Screening Film only: $12
Gala Screening Film and Reception: $20
Closing Night Film and Award Ceremony: $12
Closing Night Film, Award Ceremony and Reception: $20
An Evening of Trova Music: A Fundraiser for VLAFF: $10
FESTIVAL PACKAGES AND PASSES – (Limited quantities available.)
Available for purchase online at www.vlaff.org (beginning August 14), pre-festival at the VLAFF Ticket Outlet in the Woodward’s Atrium (see below for dates), and during the festival at the Cinematheque (August 31 onwards).
Passes and packages ordered online will be available for pick-up at the Will Call table at the Cinematheque from August 31 onwards. Please check the schedule as opening times vary.
Purchase a booklet containing six ticket vouchers that are valid for any $10 or $12 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 venue Box Office.
The Festival Pass includes access for one to all regular VLAFF screenings. It does not include access to Opening, Closing or Gala films and receptions.
Passholders must arrive at least 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, if the passholder arrives beyond this time. Passholders must carry a valid 2013 VLAFF membership card.
ONLINE TICKET SALES: www.vlaff.org
Tickets on sale beginning Wednesday, August 14, 2013. Ticket orders placed online will be available for pick-up at the Will Call table at the venue starting 45 minutes before the screening.
During the Festival, same-day ticket orders must be placed before 12noon.
We accept VISA, MasterCard and American Express.
$2 processing fee per order.
TICKET OUTLETS (CASH ONLY)
Tickets on sale beginning Wednesday, August 21, 2013.
Advance Ticket Outlet: August 21 – August 30, 2013 (weekdays only)
Woodward’s Atrium, 111 West Hastings St (between Cambie and Abbott)
2pm – 6pm
Festival Ticket Outlet: August 31 – September 8, 2013 (daily)
The Cinematheque, 1131 Howe St (between Helmcken and Davie)
Weekdays from 5pm – 9pm
Saturday and Sunday from 1pm – 9pm
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 throughout the day, beginning 30 minutes prior to the first screening of the day. Please check the schedule as opening times vary.
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 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.
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.
The Cinematheque (CIN)
1131 Howe Street (between Helmcken and Davie)
Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, SFU Woodward’s (GCA)
Djavad Mowafaghian Theatre and World Art Centre
3rd Floor, 149 West Hastings Street (between Cambie and Abbott)
SFU Harbour Centre (HARB)
515 West Hastings Street (between Seymour and Richards)
CBC Studio 700 (CBC)
700 Hamilton Street (between Robson and Georgia)
The ANZA Club (ANZA)
3 West 8th Avenue (corner of Ontario Street, two blocks west of Main)
Douglas College (DOUG)
Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre, 4th Floor
700 Royal Avenue, New Westminster (one block from New Westminster Skytrain)