SF Opening Night (7/21)….$65 Members / $75 General Public Buy Tickets
SF Opening Night – Film Only….$30 Members / $35 General Public Buy Tickets
SF Closing Night (7/31)….$22 Members / $25 General Public Buy Tickets
Berkeley Big Night….$22 Members / $25 General Public Buy Tickets
In Search of Israeli Cuisine event (7/23)….$90 Members / $100 General Public Buy Tickets
All Other Special Programs….$15 Members / $18 General Public*
* Includes Freedom of Expression; Centerpiece Films; Palo Alto Opening Night, Marin Opening Night
Opening Night Film/Party
Opening Night of the 36th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival will be held on Thursday, July 21, 2016. Festivities will begin with the Opening Night Film at the Castro Theatre, followed by the Opening Night Party at the Contemporary Jewish Museum. Box Office will be open at the Castro Theatre 1 hour before showtime for ticket and pass pick-up.
Please allow extra time for Will Call on Opening Night. The Opening Night Party is a 21 and over event.
Parking for Opening Night Party at the CJM is available for a fee at the Jessie Square Garage – Stevenson St. off 3rd between Mission & Market Streets.
*All Festival Pass is good for admission to all shows at all theatres – including special programs and parties with the exception of the In Search of Israeli Cuisine event (special event ticket required).
**Next Wave Pass is good for admission to all shows at all theatres – including special programs and partieswith the exception of the In Search of Israeli Cuisine event (special event ticket required). The SFJFF Next Wave Pass includes a year-long Jewish Film Institute membership, where you can receive invitations to sneak previews of blockbuster films and exclusive events.
Take Action Pass is good for admission to all Take Action Day screenings and panel at the Castro on July 29th only. Palo Alto Pass is good for admission to all shows at the CinéArts, Palo Alto only. Marin Pass is good for admission to all shows at the Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center, San Rafael only.
Please note that all passes are non-transferable. Passholders must arrive 20 minutes in advance of screening to guarantee seating.
The 10-Flix Voucher is good for 10 regular priced tickets to any 10 programs of your choice (not good for SF Opening Night, Closing Night, or Berkeley Big Night). Share with family and friends, fully transferable. Great for gifts! 10-Flix Vouchers do not grant tickets to shows at rush, so redeem early to ensure ticket availability.
The 10 Flix Voucher works like a gift card: You purchase it, sign in online with it, and then select tickets with it. You may use the 10 Flix in any permutation you choose, be it 10 tickets for 1 film, or 1 ticket for 10 films.
10 Flix may not be used in combination with other forms of payment and are valid through August 8th, 2016.
How Can I Buy Tickets?
Box Office Opens June 21 for members only. General sales begin June 23, 2016.
Monday – Friday, 10am -5pm
For Questions and/or information please email: email@example.com
Due to high call volume, not every call can be answered. Please leave the Box Office a message and they will return your call shortly.
NO MORE ONLINE TICKET PROCESSING FEES!
Orders may be placed over the phone at no extra charge. Please note that before the Festival, the Box Office line will be monitored from 10 am to 5pm Monday through Friday; during Festival, voicemail will be monitored and responded to 7 days a week.
Festival Box Office Hours (at theatres)
During the Festival (7/21 to 8/7), the Box Office will be open from 1 hour prior to the first screening of the day. The Box Office will remain open until 15 minutes after the last screening begins.
There will be a Festival Box Office at each venue when the Festival is screening movies at the venue. Tickets for any event or screening in the Festival still available can be purchased at any Festival Box Office.
Will Call, Arrivals & The Fine Print
Orders set to will call will be available at the venue and on the day of the first screening in the order. If all tickets were purchased on the same order, they will all be available for pick up at the first screening in the order; if tickets were purchased on separate orders, they will be available or pick up at the first screening of each order. If you would like separate orders bundled together for pick up at your first screening, please email the box office.
If you miss the first show in your order, your order will transfer to the venue of the next screening in the order. Passes will remain at the venue specified above until picked up.
Will Call orders may be picked up by the person who placed the order with either a confirmation email or a photo ID. If you would like to change the name on your will call order, please email the box office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fine Print
- Ticket and passholders must arrive 20 minutes prior to show-time to guarantee seating.
- ALL SALES ARE FINAL. There are no refunds, exchanges, or reprints.
Rush tickets may become available at the venue 15 minutes prior to showtime. Available rush tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis.