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TIFF Bell Lightbox Tickets

To buy tickets, browse our site and click on the buy tickets button or on the time of the event you want.

Read more to learn how and where to pick up your TIFF Bell Lightbox tickets, and to see our venue and ticket policies.

Please remember that seating is guaranteed until 15 minutes before the scheduled start of the screening. Latecomers will be seated at the discretion of the cinema staff. There will be no further admittance 10 minutes after the start of the screening.

Other Ways to Buy

By Phone
416-599-TIFF | 1-888-599-8433

In Person at the
Steve & Rashmi Gupta Box Office
TIFF Bell Lightbox
Reitman Square
350 King Street West

TIFF Bell Lightbox Ticket Prices


Service fees are $1.00 per ticket if you purchase online or by phone.
TIFF Members are exempt from the service fee charges on member discounted tickets. 

Excludes Festival and select programming. Member discount applicable to Adult ticket prices.

Number of film/event tickets eligible for Member discount based on Membership level: 1 per Individual Membership, up to 6 per Family/Dual Membership level and up (2 Adults and up to 4 youth 17 years of age or younger).

Want to save on the service fees? Purchase your tickets in person at the Gupta Box Office located at TIFF Bell Lightbox, Reitman Square, 350 King Street West.

Infant Policy

For ticketed events at TIFF Bell Lightbox, children who have celebrated their third birthday are required to have a ticket. Prior to their third birthday, children may sit on the lap of an accompanying adult provided they do not obstruct the view of those around them. A paid ticket is required for the use of a seat for all ages.

Higher Learning Tickets

College and university students can get free tickets to this programme which examines film, television, video, new media and gaming from a wide range of approaches and disciplines.


Organizing a group of 20+ people to see a film? Talk to the Box Office or email us at to receive discounted rates.


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Rush Policy

From the start of a season, some events and screenings will be indicated as eligible for Rush. If the event goes off-sale, Rush protocol takes effect.

Ticket holders should be sure to arrive at the cinema at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. A Rush line will be indicated in the Atrium for all non-ticket holders. Additional admittance to the screening is based on availability. Tickets will be sold to the Rush line 10 minutes before the start of the screening. There is a ticket limit of one per person, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Seating is guaranteed to advance ticket holders until 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start of a screening. Latecomers will be seated at the discretion of the theatre staff. There will be no further admittance 10 minutes after the start of the screening.

All ticket pricing will be available for Rush sales.

For Festival Rush Policy, see the Festival Tickets page.