Ticket Information


In the event of a canceled screening, refunds will automatically be issued for all tickets purchased with a credit card. If you purchased your ticket with cash, please bring it to our box office to obtain a refund. If you have any questions, please email ticketing@filmlinc.com or call one of the box office numbers listed below during hours of operation.

Mobile ticketing is not supported at this time. We apologize for the inconvenience.

As of January 8, 2015, the General Public ticket price for all regular Film Society screenings will increase from $13 to $14. All screenings that go on sale on or after that date will be sold at the higher price.

There are two ways to purchase tickets to what's playing at the Film Society of Lincoln Center:

Buy Online:
For screenings at the Walter Reade Theater & the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center click here.

All major credit cards accepted; $1.50 service charge per ticket – surcharges vary for special events and passes. Unless otherwise specified in the event information, please redeem your order for your tickets at the theater's box office.

Visit Our Box Offices:
Walter Reade Theater
165 West 65th Street, north side/upper level
between Broadway and Amsterdam
(212) 875-5601

Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center
144 West 65th Street, south side
between Broadway and Amsterdam
(212) 875-5232

The box offices open one half hour before the first screening. Close 15 minutes after the start of the last show.

Did you know you can save on tickets with a package discount?
Various types of discount packages are often available for our programs. Packages may be purchased online and, sometimes, also at the box office. Please note: Packages as well as tickets to the individual screenings within the package are subject to availability.

Email ticketing@filmlinc.com for information about group sales.

24 hour up-to-date schedule, program, print condition and theater information; also available on this site and at the theater. Please note: The Film Society of Lincoln Center strives to show the best film prints available. However, it is not always possible to know the exact condition until a print is received.

Please note: this is an automated message line and calls are returned during Film Society business hours.

The Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center and the Walter Reade Theater are fully accessible for those who have concerns about disabilities. To make arrangements for wheelchair/companion seating, please call 212-875-5201. For more accessibility information, click here.

►  Complimentary passes and vouchers are not accepted for first run features, events with special ticket prices or when posted at the box office or online.
►  Valid ID required at box office for all discounts.
►  Discount offers are not applicable to previously purchased tickets and may not be combined with any other offers or discounts.
►  A ticket is required for admission into the theater for a screening.
►  Latecomers will be seated at the discretion of the management.
►  Admission to the theater cannot be guaranteed once the screening has started.
►  Children, ages 4-12, must be accompanied by an adult.
►  Programs, ticket prices and surcharges are subject to change. Tickets are subject to availability.
►  All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges except in the event of a cancellation.

Your ticket is a revocable license to attend the event/screening on the front of the ticket.  The Film Society of Lincoln Center reserves the right to revoke the license, to refuse admission, and without limitation, to eject any person whose conduct is deemed to be disorderly or for the protection of other patrons.

Unauthorized possession or use of devices for recording, photographing or transmitting, solicitation or unlawful resale, or the use of cell phones, electronic or any other noise and light-emitting devices at any time during an event or screening is strictly prohibited.