National Film Festival for Talented Youth | Seattle Youth Film Festival | Student Film Festival


NFFTY 2016 is April 28-May 1 in Seattle, WA.



**Youth tickets apply to attendees age 24 and under.**

Opening Night Gala – Presented by Volvo Car USA – SOLD OUT
Walk-up tickets may be available at the box office on Thursday, April 28.

Thursday, April 28
Arrive in style and walk the red carpet at Seattle’s iconic Cinerama Theater to kick off NFFTY 2016! Enjoy an outstanding lineup of short films made by some of the best young directors from around the world. After the screening, climb aboard our free shuttles and head downtown for an unforgettable after-party atop the highest building in Washington state, the Columbia Tower! Enjoy a complimentary drink (21+ over only) in honor of NFFTY’s 10th festival and mingle with the Hollywood industry, Seattle’s finest, and the young filmmakers of NFFTY. After party is an all-ages event.

VIP Passes
Bronze: $150 | Silver: $500 | Gold: $1,000 | Platinum: $2,500

Thursday, April 28 – Sunday, May 1
These all-access passes to NFFTY 2016 present your chance to go above and beyond in showing support for NFFTY. Sure, you’ll get great perks at each VIP Pass level, but you’ll also be among the most-appreciated and truly essential people who help support operating NFFTY year-round. Your extra donations go directly to supporting NFFTY’s year-round sustainability and programming. Plus, they’re tax deductible! Thank you for your support! Full details on pass benefits can be found here.

3-Day Pass
Adult: $60 | Youth: $56 | Group: $42

Friday, April 29 – Sunday, May 1
Access to all festival screenings, panels, and after parties from Friday – Sunday of NFFTY 2016.

Day Passes
Adult: $25 | Youth: $22 | Group: $20
Access to all festival screenings, panels, and after-parties on the day you select.

Select the Day Pass of your choice below:
Friday, April 29
Saturday, April 30
Sunday, May 1

Please note:

Group rates are only valid for purchases of 10 or more tickets at a time.

Pass holders (except benefitted VIPs) are not guaranteed a seat in any one screening or event. You must arrive early to line up before any given screening for the best chance of admittance, as we only seat up to theater capacity.

Individual ticket holders must arrive at least 15 min prior to their screening to guarantee seating.