Tickets & venues
Here you can find all practical information about the festival venues and ticket sales of IDFA 2019. Heads up: the pre-sale of a number of specials has already started. The second batch of IDFA Specials is going on sale October 17. Presale of regular film screenings will start November 7.
General ticket sales for IDFA 2019 start on November 7 at 9:00 am via the website and app (iOS en Android).
IDFA Friends, guests, and relations can purchase tickets starting November 4 at 12:00 noon. You can become a Friend of IDFA starting at €3,- per month.
Watching 5 or more films? Buy a Discount Pass
Want to see 5 or more screenings? Then be sure to get your personal Discount Pass (Voordeelpas) before ordering your tickets, available for €12.50. With the Discount Pass a ticket costs only €8.50, as opposed to the regular ticket price of €11.50.
How does the Discount Pass work? After you have paid, you will immediately receive the Discount Pass in your email as a pdf file with a barcode. All tickets that you then purchase with the Discount Pass fare will automatically be uploaded to this pdf file. The pass is your admission ticket and is scanned directly (from mobile or print) at the venue.
Pathé Tuschinski – Reguliersbreestraat 26
Pathé de Munt – Vijzelstraat 15
EYE – IJpromenade 1
Vlaams Cultuurhuis de Brakke Grond – Nes 45
De Kleine Komedie – Amstel 56-58
Koninklijk Theater Carré – Amstel 115-125
Het Ketelhuis – Pazzanistraat 4
De Balie – Kleine-Gartmanplantsoen 10
Podium Mozaïek – Bos en Lommerweg 191
Tolhuistuin – IJpromenade 2
Bijlmer Parktheater – Anton de Komplein 240
DeLaMar Theater – Marnixstraat 402
Lil'Amsterdam - Central Station
Rialto - Ceintuurbaan 338
Filmtheater Kriterion - Roetersstraat 170
Pakhuis de Zwijger - Piet Heinkade 179
ARTIS-Planetarium - Plantage Kerklaan 59I
OBA (Amsterdam Public Library) - Oosterdokskade 143
IDFA DocLab locations
Tolhuistuin – IJpromenade 2 | Main location & exhibition
Lil'Amsterdam - Central Station | Pop-up AR & VR Cinema
ARTIS-Planetarium - Plantage Kerklaan 59I | 360° dome projections
Compagnietheater - Kloveniersburgwal 50 | DocLab Interactive Conference
As part of our ongoing commitment to delivering an inclusive festival experience, IDFA is working to remove several access barriers in our programming and services. Accessibility information about each location is forthcoming. Read more about IDFA and accessibility here.