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Cleveland International Film festival

Wednesday, April 3, 2024 to Sunday, April 21, 2024
Cleveland Playhouse Square

Tickets for the 48th Cleveland International Film Festival (CIFF) are now on sale online and by telephone (1.877.304.3456). Tickets can also be purchased in-person beginning Monday, April 1st at the CIFF Box Office at Playhouse Square’s Ticket Office in the outer lobby of the KeyBank State Theatre. In-person CIFF Box Office hours of operation are:

• April 1, 2024 :: 10:30 AM-8:00 PM
• April 2-12, 2024
o Tuesdays-Wednesdays :: 10:30 AM-8:00 PM
o Thursdays-Fridays :: 10:30 AM-10:30 PM
o Saturday :: 8:30 AM-10:30 PM
o Sunday :: 8:30 AM-8:00 PM
o Monday :: 5:00 PM-9:00 PM
• April 13, 2024 :: 8:30 AM-7:30 PM

Tickets for in-person screenings are $16 for CIFF members and $18 for non-members. Tickets for CIFF48 Streams screenings are $12 for CIFF members and $14 for non-members. If you are not yet a member, you can become one by visiting the Festival’s membership page.

In addition, the CIFF48 Film Guide, generously sponsored by Jinny and John Johnson, is available at various locations, and can be found in its digital form on the CIFF website.

CIFF48 will take place April 3-13, 2024 at Playhouse Square, followed by CIFF48 Streams, sponsored by PNC, which will take place April 14-21, 2024 online. The Festival will showcase 138 feature films and 225 short films from 60 countries. More than 300 filmmakers will be in Cleveland for Festival post-film Q&As, industry events, and additional audience interaction opportunities. For the most up-to-date information on CIFF, please continue to visit

The Cleveland International Film Festival is supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture. Also, the Cleveland International Film Festival is made possible in part by state tax dollars allocated by the Ohio Legislature to the Ohio Arts Council (OAC). The OAC is a state agency that funds and supports quality arts experiences to strengthen Ohio communities culturally, educationally, and economically.