Ticket Information for ADFF 2012
You've read the lineup of films. You've talked about it with
your friends. You've decided what you want to see. Now what?
At ADFF, you have several options to ensure that you can see all
the films that have caught your attention. Don't wait though:
Tickets for some films sell out, so act quickly to avoid
Tickets went on sale at www.adff.ae on September 26. They are
also available at the ADFF Box Office at the VOX Cinemas beginning
October 1 and at Emirates Palace beginning October 11. Tickets for
all screenings are AED 30 and AED 20 for students.
Festival Passes - Get your pass now!
If you're worried that your top choices might sell out or you're
looking for a bigger ADFF experience, Festival passes are a great
way to make the most of the Festival. These passes are available
online beginning September 26. Festival Passes (AED 400) allow you
to book for all types of ADFF screenings, except for the Opening
Night and Closing Night and Feature Awards Ceremony.
Festival passes provide the optimal ADFF experience, but be sure
to use your pass to redeem tickets in advance, either online or at
any ADFF Box Office to ensure that you will have a seat at your
What if you still weren't able to snag a ticket for that
must-see film? Don't give up hope. There's always the possibility
of stand-by tickets!
Ticket holders should be in their seats 15 minutes before a
screening is scheduled to start. At that point, ADFF staff will
determine if there are any open seats in the theater because of
no-shows, and then those waiting for stand-by tickets can be seated
on a first-come, first-served basis.
Also, a limited supply of additional tickets often becomes
available the night before a screening. These tickets are released
at midnight preceding a showing and can only be purchased
Tickets are available online until two hours before a screening.
After that, you must purchase your tickets or stand-by tickets at
the Box Office of the venue where the film will be screened.
And if you have tickets for a screening, please be seated 15
minutes before the screening is scheduled to begin - or else your
seat may be given to another film fan waiting in the stand-by
All ticketing information and policies are available