Ticketing and Box Office

Ticketing and Box Office Information

Ticket Purchasing:

Tickets can be purchased directly from the box office starting November 25th or through our website www.ciff.org.eg and the CIFF 43 mobile app. You can book your tickets in advance and pick them up from the box office.  

Tickets must be picked up at the screening venue’s box office at least 20 minutes prior to the scheduled starting time. 

Badge Holders:

Your badge allows you to watch films, attend panels and masterclasses for free. You may book tickets on the same day or a day ahead (48 hours) only at any box office. 

Benefits per badge: 

Type 

Tickets Per day*

(Films/Panels/Masterclasses)

Galas 

Industry 

4

Included 

Press & Media

4

Included 

Syndicates, Student & Cinema Institute

3

Not Included 

Invited Guests 

4

Included 

*All badges are allowed 1 ticket only for each film/masterclass/panel

Ticket Bundles: 

  • For cinephiles, there is the option of choosing one of CIFF’s bundle passes

  • The bundles allow you to reserve tickets for films, panels, and masterclasses

  • Passes do not allow access to galas

  • You may book tickets on the same day or a day ahead (48 hours) only at any box office.

  • You are allowed 1 ticket only for each film/masterclass/panel

  • Bundles can be purchased from the accreditation hub

Type

Tickets per pass

Price

Cinephile 10 

10 tickets 

250 EGP

Cinephile 15 

15 tickets 

350 EGP

Box Office Locations, Timings, and Ticket prices: 

Location 

Opening Time 

Ticket Prices

Opera House

November 25th & 26th: 11:00 – 16:30

November 27th – December 4th: 10:00 – 22:30 

Main Hall: 

Regular: 50 EGP

Galas:

  • Orchestra: 80 EGP

  • Lounge: 70 EGP

  • Balcony: 60 EGP

Fountain Theatre:

Regular: 45 EGP

Galas: 60 EGP

Small Hall: 

Regular: 50 EGP

El Hanager Theatre: 

Regular: 45 EGP

El Hanager Cinema: 

Regular: 25 EGP

Zamalek Cinema 

November 27th – December 5th: 11:30 – 22:30

Regular: 60 EGP

Tahrir Cultural Center, AUC

November 27th – December 5th: 11:30 – 22:30

Regular: 50 EGP

Panels and Masterclasses Ticket Price: 

Aida Ballroom: 50 EGP 

Fountain Theatre: 45 EGP

Payment Methods: 

Box office: Cash and Credit/Debit Cards 

Online: Credit/Debit Cards and Fawry 

Standby queues for sold-out screenings: 

You may still have the opportunity to purchase tickets for sold-out screenings via the Standby queuing system available at each venue. Standby queues start 15 minutes prior to the screening starting time. 

Please note that the Standby queue offers no guarantee for obtaining a ticket, however it allows you a chance to purchase tickets that might be released at the last minute.