All tickets and passes for SLIFF are purchased through Eventive. Click here for three short videos that explain the process of setting up an Eventive account, purchasing tickets (for either in-person or virtual screenings), and using a pass.


Individual tickets, for either in-person or virtual screenings, are $15 for general admission, $11 for Cinema St. Louis members and students with valid and current photo IDs. Prices are all-inclusive; no additional fees will be added. Tickets for a film are purchased through its individual page.

SLIFF's Centerpiece Event, “American Underdog” (held on Nov. 8), which includes a Q&A with Kurt and Brenda Warner, is $50.

The Tribute to Mary Strauss (held on Nov. 21) is $25 and includes a screening of “Sunset Boulevard,” which follows the event.

SLIFF also offers 31 free in-person screenings, 6 free livestreams, and 31 virtual programs for a special $5 price. Complete information can be found in the Free Events and Discounted Events sections.

Free in-person screenings at the Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis Public Library, and Washington University do not require a ticket.


Passes can be used for either in-person or virtual screenings and can be used to purchase multiple tickets for an in-person event.

Three forms of passes are available:

Passes cannot be used for two special events: "American Underdog" and Tribute to Mary Strauss.


CSL will gratefully accept contributions of any size to help with the challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic. Click here for ways to support the organization.