Founded in 2000, CIFF is a registered non-profit dedicated to enriching Calgary's cultural landscape through film. From shining a spotlight on Alberta's film community to bringing in under-the-radar foreign titles, CIFF brings diverse perspectives, people, culture, and ideas to our audience, enriching our worldview, entertaining us all, and connecting our community through compelling on-screen content - at the cinema or from home.

Now more than ever before, CIFF needs your support! And, as a thank you, we're ready to deliver on the benefits and make this CIFF's most fun year ever. Purchase your annual membership today and be part of ClubCIFF, a special cohort of CIFF's Buddies, Besties and BFFs!

Level 1: $99*
Level 2: $249*
Level 3: $499*
Complimentary General Admission Festival Tickets 2 TICKETS 4 TICKETS 8 TICKETS
Discount on Festival & Year-Round Tickets Products 15% 20% 25%
Merchandise Discount 10% 15% 20%
Exclusive Membership Merch Item
48-Hour Advance Festival Pre-Sale Window
Contemporary Calgary discounts on both: annual membership and gift shop purchases 10% 10% 10%
$2 off regular screenings at Globe Cinema
Invitations to periodic special preview screening events
Day-pass to Film Circle Lounge 1 pass 2 passes
Single-day parking pass for EC 1 pass
Invitation for you and 1 guest to a special event reception
Donation Tax Receipt $60 $100

Questions? Contact to learn more.

The Calgary International Film Festival Society is a not-for-profit organization, and a registered charity (Charitable Registration Number: 864856927RR0001) 

This year's Calgary International Film Festival (CIFF) takes place September 21 - October 1, 2023 Learn more about our in-cinema health & safety policies, online code of conduct,  and technical requirements for at-home cinema. 

Learn about our various year-round cinema series.

*Ticketing and service fees will be added at check out (up to a maximum of $10 per transaction).


ClubCIFF Exclusive Merch Item 2022

Redeeming Your Membership

  • General Admission Tickets: Look for them on your Eventive account beginning in early September. You can assign your tickets to specific films in-cinema or on video on demand (virtual cinema) beginning September 5
  • 2023 Festival Ticket Product Discount: Begin topping up your account with more tickets now with early bird pricing, or with your ClubCIFF discounts on regular price ticket bundles beginning August 5, 2023
  • Year-Round Ticket Product Discount: Begin using your ticket discounts on our year-round series (Top Docs and Global Perspectives) right away for our April screenings, or for the 2022-2023 season with sales beginning in October 2022
  • Merch Discount: Apply your perks on festival merch online or at the festival venue box office
  • Exclusive Merch Item: Available for pick-up at the venue box office during the festival
  • 48-Hour Advance Pre-Sale Window: To take place via on September 5, 2023
  • Globe Cinema Discount: $2 off regular Globe Cinema screenings (not including festivals)
  • Invitations to periodic special preview screening events
  • Tax Receipt: Members will receive an email with their donation tax receipt within 60 days of their membership purchase

Memberships are valid for one year following your purchase date and discounts/perks can only be applied to a single festival year.