Introducing the TIFF Under-25 Free Pass


Introducing the TIFF Under-25 Free Pass

We know you love movies. Want to see the best of them all year long at TIFF for free, alongside other film lovers? We’ve got your back.

Sign up for the TIFF Under-25 Free Pass today.

Kick off your experience at this year’s TIFF Next Wave Film Festival with your exclusive ticket pre-sale on March 30 and keep going until January 31, 2023 with the TIFF Under-25 Free Pass,* which unlocks awesome benefits allowing you to experience the best of what TIFF has to offer year-round:

  • Free TIFF Cinematheque screenings in 2022**
  • 25% off year-round tickets at TIFF Bell Lightbox
  • Earlier access to secure tickets to year-round events and screenings
  • Discounts on in-cinema tickets for subscription series
  • 15% off Concessions
  • 15% off at TIFF Shop and
  • Access to the Bell Blue Room Members’ Lounge***
  • Special perks and contests in The Weekly newsletter
  • Invitations to special events to connect with other young films lovers
  • Access to purchase single tickets to the 2022 Festival on Insiders’ Day
  • A digital pass — available via TIFF Account Manager — to redeem in-person benefits and discounts

After sign-up, your TIFF Under-25 Free Pass will allow you to take advantage of benefits immediately. We can’t wait to welcome you to the TIFF fam!

Join Today!

Want to level up to get Festival benefits, too? Check out our discounted Under-25 Membership. Learn more at

Illustration for the Under 25 Festival Rush Pass

Join the Rush Line at TIFF venues for your chance to see this year's most in-demand screenings for free.

How it works

  • Buy the Rush Pass for $29 at the link below
  • Carry your virtual Rush Pass and ID to any in-person screening at TIFF '22 and wait in the Rush Line
  • 15 minutes before the start of any off-sale film, you can get in the door for free!

Be the first to see the latest, most in-demand films at TIFF '22 with this exclusive offer.

Buy Rush Pass

The fine print:

*Valid for year-round TIFF benefits, excluding Festival Member pre-sales, until January 31, 2023.

**Valid for two (2) tickets per pass holder per screening for regular-price TIFF Cinematheque screenings; does not include special events. Cancellation Policy: No-shows must pay a standard $9.75 ticket fee for unused tickets, which will automatically be charged to the credit card on file.

***The Bell Blue Room Members’ Lounge is available to TIFF Under-25 Free Pass holders during regular year-round hours, excluding the Festival.

If you’re not under 25, please leave this free pass for someone who is. TIFF Under-25 Free Pass holders will be asked to verify that they are under 25 years of age, and may be asked to show proof of age with a valid ID that includes birth date or a student card in order to take advantage of pass benefits. Benefits may be subject to change.