Venues and Tickets

Single Tickets: $13 
Cinema St. Louis members: $10
Students (with current and valid ID) : $10

Certain events have special prices. For the following special events, discounts do not apply, and vouchers and punch-passes are not accepted:

  • The Rats & People Motion Picture Orchestra with The Blot $15
  • Opening-Night Reception with Bad Grandmas $25
  • Traditional-Jazz Performance with Mr. Handy’s Blues $15
  • Tribute to Pam Grier with Jackie Brown $15

In addition to paid shows, SLIFF offers 61 free programs.

Online sales are limited to full-price tickets only; Cinema St. Louis member and student discounts can only be obtained in person because ID is required. See venues below for specific ticket information. There is a link to buy tickets on each individual film page.

KDHX, Plaza Frontenac, Tivoli, and Webster U. will open a half-hour before the first show; .ZACK will open an hour before the first show.

The free events offered at KDHX, Missouri History Museum, St. Louis Public Library, Washington U., Webster U. (Browning, Moore, and Sverdrup), and .ZACK require no ticket. Admission is first come, first served on day of show.

The free events offered at Plaza Frontenac and Tivoli require a complimentary ticket that should be obtained at the box office on the day of show; advance tickets to free shows at Plaza Frontenac and Tivoli can be obtained online, but a $1.01 service charge applies.

  • Festival Punch-Passes are available at two levels: 6-ticket pass for $70 or 10-ticket pass for $110.
  • Festival Punch-Passes are not valid for these special events: The Blot on Nov. 12 at Webster U.; Opening-Night Reception with Bad Grandmas on Nov. 2 at Tivoli; Traditional-Jazz Performance with Mr. Handy’s Blues on Nov. 5 at KDHX ; and Tribute to Pam Grier with Jackie Brown on Nov. 3 at Tivoli.
  • Festival Punch-Pass-holders are required to obtain a ticket for each film attended, either in advance or day of show; a hole will be punched in the pass for each ticket purchased.
  • Festival Punch-Pass-holders can be used to purchase multiple tickets for the same show and to obtain tickets for screenings at all venues.
  • Festival Punch-Passes are available at Tivoli and Plaza Frontenac box offices in advance and at Tivoli, Plaza Frontenac, and .ZACK on day of show.

Festival All-Access VIP Passes (good for two admissions to every SLIFF program, including special events) are available for $400. Pass-holders are required to obtain a ticket for each film attended, either in advance or day of show. All-access passes are available by phone only through Cinema St. Louis: 314-289-4153.

Venues

Tivoli Theatre

Advance tickets for programs at this venue are for sale online or at the Tivoli box office. Box-office hours are 4-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday and noon-10 p.m. Friday-Sunday. No phone sales. For tickets online, visit tickets.landmarktheatres.com or each individual film page on this site. There is a $1-per-ticket service charge. Pick up your tickets at the box-office window or print out your ticket and present to an usher to scan. Bring the credit card that you used to purchase the tickets or the confirmation number.

430 seats (Tivoli 1), 140 seats (Tivoli 3)
Paid parking is available in the lot next to the Tivoli and in the garage across the street. Free parking is available three blocks west and one block north of the theater in a lot bounded by Kingsland and Leland avenues.

6350 Delmar Boulevard St. Louis, MO 63130

Plaza Frontenac Cinema

Advance tickets for programs at this venue are for sale online or at the Plaza Frontenac box office. Box-office hours are 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Sunday-Thursday and 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday. No phone sales. For tickets online, visit tickets.landmarktheatres.com or each individual film page on this site. There is a $1-per-ticket service charge. Pick up your tickets from the box-office attendant or use an automated kiosk at the box-office counter. Bring the credit card that you used to purchase the tickets or the confirmation number.

170 seats (both Plaza Frontenac 5 and 6)
Abundant free parking (including indoors) is available in the Plaza Frontenac lots.

210 Plaza Frontenac St. Louis , MO 63131

Washington U./Brown

The programs at this venue are free and open to the public. First come, first serve.

Auditorium at Washington University’s Brown Hall, Forsyth Boulevard and Chaplin Drive (two blocks west of Skinker Boulevard)

325 seats

Free parking is available in the yellow-zone sections of lots along Forsyth Boulevard and in the Danforth University Center garage; no permits are required on weekends. See Washington U. map.

.ZACK

Advance tickets for programs at this venue are for sale through MetroTix: online at metrotix.com or each individual film page on this site, in person at the Fox Theatre box office, or by phone at 314-534-1111. There is a service charge of $2 per ticket for online or phone purchases; tickets are available by mail, will call, or print at home.

3224 Locust St.

Stage at KDHX

Advance tickets for programs at this venue are for sale online through Brown Paper Tickets or each individual film page on this site. There is a service charge of approximately $1.50 per ticket. Print your receipt and present it at the box office to obtain tickets.

120 seats

Metered parking (free after 7 p.m. and all day on Sunday) is available on the streets surrounding KDHX, and paid parking lots are available nearby.

3524 Washington Boulevard‎ St Louis, MO 63103

Missouri History Museum

Free parking is available in the lots and on the streets nearby. The programs at this venue are free and open to the public. First come, first serve.

Lee Auditorium at Missouri History Museum, Forest Park 5700 Lindell Boulevard St Louis, MO 63112-0040

350 seats
Free parking is available in the lots and on the streets nearby.

Webster U./Moore

Advance tickets for programs at this venue are for sale online through Brown Paper Tickets or each individual film page on this site. There is a service charge of approximately $1.50 per ticket. Print your receipt and present it at the box office.

250 seats

Free parking is available both in front of and behind Webster Hall; no permits are required in the evening and on weekends.

Winifred Moore Auditorium in Webster University’s Webster Hall 470 E Lockwood Ave Webster Groves, MO 63119

Webster U./Browning

Interdisciplinary Science Building’s Auditorium (Webster U./Browning)

8274 Big Bend Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63119

(just east of Loretto-Hilton Center on Edgar Road and north of East Academic Building on Garden Avenue)

120 seats

Free parking is available in the Webster U. Parking Garage on Garden Avenue; no permits are required in the evening and on weekends. See Webster U. map.

Webster U./Sverdrup

Webster University’s Sverdrup Hall’s Room 123 (Webster U./Sverdrup)

8300 Big Bend Blvd

60 seats

Free parking is available immediately across Big Bend Boulevard from Sverdrup Hall; no permits are required on weekends. See Webster U. map.

Urban Chestnut - Grove Brewery and Bierhall

The program at this venue is free and open to the public. First come, first serve.

4465 Manchester Ave. St. Louis, MO 63110

Parking is available in the Urban Chestnut lot; metered parking (free on Sunday) is available on the streets surrounding surrounding the venue.

St. Louis Public Library

250 seats

Metered parking (free on Sunday) is available on the surrounding streets.

1301 Olive St. St. Louis, MO 63103