TICKETS & VENUES
For box office inquiries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 604.646.3200.
General Admission Tickets: $12 (weekday evenings and weekends)
Weekday Matinee Tickets: $8 (weekday films starting at 5:30pm or earlier)
Youth Tickets: $6 (weekday matinee); $10 (evenings) *only valid for Rated Y Films, not including Galas
Opening Night Film: $20
Opening Night Party: $15 (Very limited. Must be purchased with Opening Night Film)
online ticket purchases are subject to a $2 processing fee per total transaction.
Festival Pass: $150 (includes $3 membership, does not include opening or closing night film or parties)
Festival 5-ticket pack: $55* (online only / See guidelines below)
Festival 10-ticket pack: $100* (online only / See guidlines below)
*5 AND 10 PACK GUIDELINES*
* When on the page asking to "ENTER # OF TICKETS" please enter the number of TICKET PACKS you are purchasing. Entering ONE (1) will equal one ticket for each screening.
* Packs cannot be used for multiple tickets for a single screening. 5 Pack = 5 different films; 10 Pack = 10 different films.
* You must select your screenings at the time of purchase.
* Only valid for evening or weekend screenings, not including Opening Night Film, Closing Night Film, and Festival parties.
* Pack does not include the required $3 membership.
NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES ON ANY TICKETS.
ADVANCE TICKETS & OUTLETS
Online tickets are available for purchase until 9am the day of the screening at www.doxafestival.ca.
Please note: online purchases are subject to processing fees.
Festival Box Office at VIFF’s Vancity Theatre, May 4 to 12 [CASH ONLY]
Tickets are available for all festival screenings. Box office opens 30 minutes prior to the first screening of the day at the Vancity Theatre.
Other Venues [CASH ONLY]
Tickets are available for screenings that day at that venue. Box office opens 30 minutes prior to the first DOXA screening of the day (one hour prior for Opening and Closing Nights).
Rush tickets may be available at the door when all advance tickets have been sold. A generous allotment of seats are reserved for passholders. Any unclaimed seats will be released just prior to the screening on a first-come first-served basis. [CASH ONLY]
Will Call opens one hour prior to screening for Opening and Closing Nights, and 30 minutes prior for all other screenings. Please arrive in advance to allow time to pick up your order. You must present your ID for pick up.
DOXA presents films that have not been seen by Consumer Protection BC. Under BC law, anyone wishing to see these unclassified films must be a member of The Documentary Media Society and 18 years of age or older. When you purchase a membership for $3, you are entitled to attend any screening in 2013, provided you show your membership card.
The following film programs have been classified for younger audiences and will therefore not require a membership: Empathy: Pass It On, The Ghosts In Our Machine, The Great Hip Hop Hoax, The Mosuo Sisters, Occupy The Movie.
THEATRE PROCEDURES FOR FESTIVAL PASSHOLDERS
Bring your festival pass and membership to Will Call at least 10 minutes prior to the screening you wish to attend. Festival passholders will receive priority seating. A festival pass does not guarantee you seating to sold-out shows. Your festival pass gives you access to all screenings except Opening Night, Closing Night, and parties. All passes are strictly non-transferable and passholders are required to show ID.
VIFF’s Vancity Theatre - 1181 Seymour Street (@Helmcken St)
The Cinematheque - 1131 Howe Street (@Helmcken St)
Vancouver Playhouse – 600 Hamilton Street (@ Dunsmuir St)
Rio Theatre – 1660 East Broadway (@ Commercial Dr)
Collingwood Cinema – 3215 Kingsway (@ McKinnon St) *Due to the closure of this venue, screenings at this venue have been moved.
All theatres are wheelchair accessible. Please email email@example.com or call the DOXA office to make note of space requirements for advance ticket purchases. Attendants accompanying people with disabilities will be admitted at no cost.
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