WIFF 2016 Ticket and Theatre Information
All tickets must be picked up or purchased at the Box office on the corner of University and Victoria. Online tickets must also be exchanged for hard tickets at the box office.
A note to Pass Holders: During festival, a fast track line will be available to pass holders from 8:00AM-noon daily at the Box office on the corner of University and Victoria. From noon until closing, pass holders will be in line with ticket purchasers.
Ticket and Festival Pass Prices
Opening Night Film $25
Student $9 (must have valid Student ID)
Adult Pass $160
48-Hour FlickFest $5
Student Pass $70 (must have valid Student ID)
Virtual Reality Experience $5
*Tickets and Passes are non-refundable and non-exchangeable
**$1 from each ticket sale is contributed to the Capitol Theatre Restoration Fund.
Passes include all films, except Opening Night Film. Pass Holders are entitled to one ticket per screening block.
Online sales begin October 13th
Tickets will not be mailed.
Tickets and passes will be available for pickup when the Box Office officially opens on October 24th.
At this time, you may only purchase multiple tickets for the same film, unless you make multiple transactions.
Please come to the Box Office on the corner of University and Victoria to purchase tickets.
Please Note: The Box Office does not process credit card orders over the phone.
Buying Tickets and Box Office Hours:
Online Purchases: Oct.13 - Nov. 6
Box Office Pre-festival: Oct. 24 - Oct. 31
Open daily from 10:00AM to 6:00PM
During Festival: Nov. 1 - Nov. 6:
The Box Office will open 1 hour prior to the first screening of the day and will remain open until the last film begins.
Box Office purchases are CASH ONLY
We recommend that customers arrive at WIFF Box Office 30 minutes before the scheduled start of their event.
All tickets and passes are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. Tickets are valid only for the event for which they are issued and cannot be replaced if lost or stolen.
$1 from each ticket goes to the Capitol Theatre restoration fund.
Tickets can be purchased online and at the WIFF Box Office.
Pass Holders must pick up tickets daily for the films they wish to attend that day. It is not possible to get tickets to every film screening that day; for films that are playing at the same time, only one can be chosen.
Online tickets will not be mailed and cannot be picked up until the Box Office officially opens on Monday, October 24th.
Due to circumstances outside WIFF’s control, the film schedule is subject to change. Please check the website regularly to see if there have been any changes or cancellations to your screening or event.
All screenings of foreign language films are in the original language with English subtitles, unless otherwise indicated.
Proof of age by government issued ID will be required prior to admission for persons appearing under the age of 18.
For tickets and passes, students must present valid student ID at time of purchase and pick-up.
Once you've purchased your ticket and picked it up at the box office, you may notice some numbers that indicate which theatre your film is being shown in. Here's a breakdown of what each number means:
Cinema 1: Pentastar, Capitol Theatre
Cinema 2: Kelly, Capitol Theatre
Cinema 3: Joy, Capitol Theatre
Cinema 4: The Chrysler Theatre, Saint Clair College Centre for the Arts