NYFF61 Passes & Ticket Information
Be the first to experience a new slate of essential cinema from around the globe at the 61st New York Film Festival. Passes and VIP Passes, on sale now, give you access to one of the earliest pre-sale periods, plus single ticket fees are waived. Maximum of two passes per person. Please note: NYFF Festival Pass tickets are for use in 65th Street venues only (Alice Tully Hall, Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, and Walter Reade Theater.)
Secure your NYFF61 Pass by June 25 and save!
New this year, we’re introducing a 6-Film Pass for those who want to experience an introduction to NYFF’s exceptional lineup. All tickets are for 65th Street venues only. Other exclusions may apply.
Buy Now: $225 (through June 25!)
Experience more of NYFF’s program with a 12-Film Pass! All tickets are for 65th Street venues only. Other exclusions may apply.
Buy Now: $400 (through June 25!)
Opening Night Plus Pass
Don’t miss the most anticipated night of NYFF! Secure a ticket to Opening Night, plus enjoy more of the festival’s essential lineup. All tickets are for 65th Street venues only.
Buy Now: $450 (through June 25!)
Centerpiece and Closing Night Plus Pass
Reserve your seats for two of NYFF’s most exciting events! This pass invites you to celebrate both Centerpiece and Closing Night, along with your choice of the year’s most significant films. All tickets are for 65th Street venues only.
Buy Now: $450 (through June 25!)
The ideal pass for the film lover who wants the complete NYFF experience, including access to the festival’s most exciting evenings: Opening Night, Centerpiece, and Closing Night. All tickets are for 65th Street venues only.
Buy Now: $1,300 (through June 25!)
You will receive an email in early August detailing your online fulfillment instructions and additional information. If you wish to purchase additional tickets outside of your pass allotment during the pre-sale, single tickets will be available at various dates depending on your membership level.
Festival passes do not provide a ticket to the invitation-only screening of Opening Night, Centerpiece, or Closing Night. Your seat will be selected from one of the other screenings on each of these evenings. Best efforts will be made to accommodate requests.
*Includes Main Slate, Spotlight, Currents, and Revivals selections, excluding Opening Night, Centerpiece, Closing Night, Special Events, and non-65th street venues. (65th street venues include Alice Tully Hall, Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, and Walter Reade Theater.)
**Innovator FLC Membership active November 1, 2023 through October 31, 2024. See benefits here.
A maximum of two tickets per screening are offered, subject to availability. All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges.
For questions or additional information about passes, please contact [email protected].
For the most all-inclusive NYFF experience, these options offer unparalleled access throughout the 17-day festival. VIP Passes include premium seating, the earliest pre-sale period, and concierge support through the FLC Patron Desk. Perfect for corporate entertaining or simply the film lover who wants VIP access to all of the festival’s screenings and events. All proceeds support Film at Lincoln Center.
- Two tickets to the invitation-only Opening Night screening and private party
- Two tickets to the invitation-only Centerpiece screening
- Two tickets to the invitation-only Closing Night screening
- 40 tickets to NYFF screenings*
- VIP Pre-Sale period on September 5 at 12pm ET (the earliest chance to purchase, exclusive to VIP Pass holders and Premiere Circle Patrons)
- Preferred orchestra seating at Alice Tully Hall
- Two passes to VIP Hauser Lounge at Alice Tully Hall
- NYFF61 commemorative items
- One year as a Film at Lincoln Center Patron at the Supporter Level^
Buy Now: $5,000 ($2,500 tax-deductible)
All Bronze Pass benefits, plus:
- 20 additional tickets to NYFF screenings* (total of 60)
- Invitation for two to the NYFF Filmmaker Brunch
- Invitation for two to a private NYFF Preview Event with selection committee members
Buy Now: $10,000 ($7,000 tax-deductible)
All Silver Pass benefits, plus:
- 20 additional tickets to NYFF screenings* (total of 80)
- One year as a Film at Lincoln Center Patron at the Chairman’s Circle Level^
- Two additional VIP Hauser Lounge Passes (total of four)
Buy Now: $20,000 ($15,500 tax-deductible)
All VIP Passes Include:
- CONCIERGE SUPPORT As a VIP Pass holder, you receive the earliest access to tickets during an exclusive purchasing period. The FLC Patron Desk will be available to personally assist you with your festival order(s) via phone or email. The pre-sale period for VIP Pass holders begins Tuesday, September 5 at 12pm.
- FESTIVAL LINEUP AND SCHEDULE You will be among the very first to see the lineup of films when announcements begin in early August. We will email you all of the information you will need to take full advantage of everything included as part of your VIP benefits.
- ADDITIONAL INFORMATION When you submit your request during the early access period, we will make arrangements to deliver or hold for pickup the NYFF61 commemorative items, passes, and credentials included in your selected pass type. Your purchase of a VIP Pass also includes one year as a Film at Lincoln Center Patron at the Supporter or Chairman’s Circle level, with year-round benefits such as event invitations, sneak preview screenings, and more. For additional information about the Patron program, visit filmlinc.org/patrons.
*There is a maximum of eight tickets per screening for Bronze Pass holders and a maximum of 10 tickets per screening for Silver and Gold Pass holders. Excludes Opening Night, Centerpiece, Closing Night, and Special Events and non-65th street venues. Limit of two VIP Passes per household.
^Supporter and Chairman’s Circle benefits active November 1, 2023 through October 31, 2024. Please contact the Development Office at 212.875.5668 or [email protected] to learn about the year-round benefits available with a VIP Pass. Tickets subject to availability. All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges.
To purchase your VIP Pass or for additional information, please contact the Patron Desk at 212.875.5668 or [email protected].
Pass Holder & Member Pre-Sale Calendar
Film at Lincoln Center Members at the Contributor level and above receive early access to discounted NYFF tickets and additional benefits year-round. Join by August 15 to ensure you receive Member benefits for NYFF61!
General Public Tickets
Tickets will be made available for sale to the general public and Innovator Members on Tuesday, September 19 at 12pm ET.
Ticket Prices for In-Person Screenings
All ticket prices are subject to change. Special pricing may apply to select programs and events.
Main Slate and Spotlight
$25 Members and Students | $30 General Public
Currents and Revivals
$13 Members and Students | $18 General Public
Opening Night (Alice Tully Hall)
$90 Members and Students | $125 General Public
Opening Night (WRT and EBM)
$40 Members and Students | $50 General Public
Centerpiece and Closing Night (Alice Tully Hall)
$65 Members and Students | $80 General Public
Centerpiece and Closing Night (WRT and EBM)
$35 Members and Students | $40 General Public