Festival Passes

Paid receipts must be shown at the door.

Printed or smartphone receipts accepted.





Access to all screenings with preferred seating for the entire festival run, including Q&As, panel, Passholders Lounge (OPEN BAR), Great Gatsby Gala & Award Ceremony, discounts about town, swag bag, and PIFF commemorative T-shirt


*$750 value

Only $25 a day

Great Gatsby Gala & Award Ceremony is 21+ only, and requires PROOF OF VACCINATION at the door. 

Access to all screenings with preferred seating for the entire festival run, including Q&As, panel, discounts about town, and access to the Passholders Lounge (OPEN BAR)


*$700 value

Only $25 a day

Access to all screenings with preferred seating for an entire day of your choice, including Q&As, panel, discounts about town, and access to the Passholders Lounge (OPEN BAR) on the day of your choice. 

*$90 value

Access to the star-studded Great Gatsby Gala & Award Ceremony. Black-tie optional, 1920s attire suggested. 21+ only. 


*These passes will NOT be sold at the door, but can be picked up at the event. Also, Proof of Vaccination is required for this specific event / venue

Great Gatsby Gala & Award Ceremony

Thursday, June 30, 2022, 7:00 p.m.

Black-tie optional, 1920s attire suggested.


21+ only. Proof of Vaccination required.

Passholders Lounge

Includes beer, wine, soft drinks, and tasty treats

*PLEASE NOTE: Passes will NOT be mailed. All passes will be available for pickup at the Laemmle Playhouse 7 Movie Theater at 673 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, Calif., 91101, after 3:00 p.m. starting Thursday, June 23, 2022, or one hour before showtime on the following days. For all questions regarding the festival or Passes please email us at info@pasadenafilmfestival.org .

For individual TICKETS, go to the LAEMMLE WEBSITE by clicking here. TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE 2 WEEKS BEFORE June 23, 2022. Please note, tickets do not garner admission to the Passholders Lounge, or the Great Gatsby Gala (over 21 only). For assistance navigating the Laemmle website, please call Marco at 626.676.5554. Tickets are $15.00. Our program is designed for adults. 

Admission to the Great Gatsby Gala & Award Ceremony will require a Great Gatsby Gala & Award Ceremony Pass, or an All Access Pass and PROOF OF VACCINATION. Great Gatsby Gala Passes will not be sold at the door. 

Refund Policy

Ticket reservations/purchases and festival pass purchases are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. All sales are final. Since all tickets/passes are one-of-a-kind items and not replaceable, there are no refunds, exchanges or cancellations. If an event is postponed or rescheduled, tickets/passes will be honored for the rescheduled dates, but not refunded. The Pasadena International Film Festival reserves the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason. We enforce this policy to ensure a secure, professional and convenient environment for all of our customers. Thank you for understanding. 


Please Note 

By attending any event of the Pasadena International Film Festival (PIFF), you: Warrant that you indemnify and hold harmless Pasadena International Film Festival (PIFF), Marco Neves, Jessica Hardin, the respective movie theater, The Speakeasy, all PIFF Sponsors, including but not limited to: the City of Pasadena and any/all city departments, as well as PIFF's affiliates, subsidiaries, and any of their respective directors, officers, employees, staff, volunteers, and representatives against any claim, including attorney's fees.

Festival Etiquette

  • Saving places in line, or seats for other guests between screening blocks is not permitted.

  • If you need to leave the auditorium for any reason, take your ticket stub or pass with you, so that you are allowed re-entry. No one will be re-admitted without their ticket stub or festival pass.

  • No recording equipment is permitted in the theatre auditorium.

  • Please turn off all cell phones and mobile devices during the film presentation.

  • For the pleasure of all guests there is no talking permitted during the film presentation and no late seating.

  • Our films are sometimes comprised in blocks of three to six short films. Please be respectful of films/filmmakers and do not leave when the film you have come to see has finished, rather stay through to the end of the block.

  • All theatre auditoriums are cleared between show times.

  • No outside food or drink permitted (including alcohol) in the festival auditorium or lobby. Please visit the concession stand.