Festival tickets are issued ONLINE at and
Ticket price: 5€

Box offices: Aristotelous Square, Warehouses 1 & D and Makedonikon Cinema
Opening hours 10:00 until 23:00
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Ticket Regulations


€30 Ticket Package for 10 Screenings
The ticket package is available exclusively online and is exchanged for 10 tickets. Applies exclusively to physical screenings. Does not apply to online screenings.
A zero-value online ticket is required for entry. Tickets issued using screening vouchers are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. The package cannot be used for opening / closing ceremonies and special screenings.
More information on purchasing and using the ticket package is available at


Tickets to Kids Love Cinema Screenings cost €3.


Immersive / VR
Ticket price: €3 for each screening, €14 package for the 8 films in competition.
Screenings take place daily from 13:00 to 21:00 throughout the duration of the Festival. Tickets for the Immersive screenings can be purchased exclusively at the screenings space.
Screenings are in English or with English subtitles. Accreditations and screening invitations apply.


Accredited guests have free entrance to screenings. A zero-value online ticket must be issued using the accreditation code. The ticket and accreditation card must be presented on entry to the screening. Tickets issued with an accreditation card are strictly personal, non-refundable and non-exchangeable. The Festival has established a 10-euro green fee (a three-euro fee applies to holders of FILM SCHOOL badges) for its accredited guests and pledges to channel the amount collected for the enhancement of sustainable actions already put into motion.


To use a festival invitation, you must issue a zero-value online ticket. Tickets are issued exclusively online using the code on the invitation. Tickets issued with an invitation are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. More information on redeeming your invitation is available at


Matinée Screenings
The Thessaloniki International Film Festival in collaboration with Aegean Airlines offers free tickets to Festival screenings starting up to 15:30, to students, the unemployed, parents of large families, and persons with disabilities. Applicants will receive a free package of five (5) tickets on presentation of the appropriate documentation (Greek academic ID or ISIC card / recent unemployment certificate valid for 30 days from date of issue or proof of unemployment renewal or digital unemployment card / large family status card / police ID card / Thessaloniki Urban Transport Organization disability card or Civil Disabled Persons Travel Card or certificate issued by KEPA Disability Certification Center / ASYE / ANYE / AAYE Armed Forces Health Committees or disability parking card or digital disability card). Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.
The free package of five (5) tickets is exclusively issued by ticket office 1 at the Olympion.
A zero-value ticket must be issued online for each screening.


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The venues Olympion, Pavlos Zannas, Tonia Marketaki, Frida Liappa, John Cassavetes and Stavros Tornes are accessible by disabled persons. For yet another year, the Thessaloniki International Film Festival, with the support of Alpha Bank have ensured full access conditions to the festival. Interventions on the built environment and one fully accessible film screening featuring audio description and SDH subtitles, aim to facilitate equal access to cinema for all.




The Festival’s ONLINE screenings are available through the website
Ticket Price: €4
Tickets to online screenings cannot be returned or exchanged.