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Tuesday, January 6 - Black Tie Awards Gala
Wednesday, January 7 - Student Screening Day
Thursday, January 8 - Opening Night Gala
Friday, January 9
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Sunday, January 11
Monday, January 12
Tuesday, January 13
Wednesday, January 14
Thursday, January 15
Friday, January 16
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Sunday, January 18
Monday, January 19 - Best of the Fest, TBA

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December 27-30. Members of the Palm Springs International Film Society can redeem 6-packs and buy tickets.

Begin December 31.

Advance Ticket Sales

Festival Box Offices are located at the Regal Cinemas Palm Springs Stadium 9, 789 Tahquitz Canyon Way or the Camelot Theatres, 2300 E. Baristo Road. Call 1-800-898-PALM to order by phone or order online at www.psfilmfest.org.

Download the Ticket Order form now to fill out before going to the Box Office.

Advance tickets for all films and events are available online 24 hours a day, by phone (1-800-898-7256) 9 am to 5 pm, and in person beginning December 31, 2008 at the Festival Box Office during operating hours.

Ordering online is easy. Browse our website, find a film program you want to see and from the film detail page click the "buy tickets" button in the box with the date and time of the screening you wish to purchase. If you're a Palm Springs International Film Society member, make sure to login to your account first to get your member discount! All orders are subject to a $2.00 handling charge per order.

Voucher redemption

Redeem ticket packages online!    Click here for details, or you can exchange them in person at a Festival Box Office.

Rush Tickets

When a film screening is deemed "Rush Only," it means that the allotment of advance tickets has been reached. Seats that are set aside for pass holders are released for sale 10 minutes prior to a screening. The released seats are deemed Rush Tickets and will be sold on a first come, first serve basis. Rush lines form one hour prior to a screening.

Picking Up Tickets

All phone, fax and online Benefactor Pass, Platinum Pass, Silver A Pass & Silver B Pass, and Reel Deal 6-Pack orders will be held at the Festival Will Call Center located in The Courtyard Plaza, 777 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way, Suite 113 (near Blame It On Midnight restaurant). The Will Call Center will be open daily beginning December 31, 2008 through January 8, 2009 10am-5pm; January 9-18 daily from 9am-7pm; January 19 9am-12pm.

Individual advance ticket orders for films and/or events may be picked up at any of the Festival Theatre Box Offices during operating hours.

Festival Box Office Hours

Advance Festival Box Offices

December 31 - January 8, daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Regal Cinemas Palm Springs Stadium 9
789 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way

Camelot Theatres
2300 E. Baristo Road

Festival Will Call Center
777 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way, Suite 113

Box Office Hours during the Festival

January 9-18: Camelot Theatres, Regal Cinemas Palm Springs Stadium 9, Palm Springs High School, Annenberg Theatre. Box office opens one hour before the first show is scheduled until one half hour after the last show is scheduled.

January 19: Camelot Theatres & Regal Cinemas Palm Springs Stadium 9. Box Office opens one hour before the first show is scheduled until one half hour after the last show is scheduled.

Festival Will Call Center

777 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way, Suite 113

December 31 - January 8: 10am-5pm
January 9-18: daily 9am-7pm
January 19: 9am-12pm

Schedule Changes

Sometimes, for reasons beyond our control, programs must be changed, rescheduled or cancelled. A daily update on schedule changes may be obtained online at www.psfilmfest.org or you may pick up a list of changes at any of the festival theatres. Please check for updates online and in venues periodically.

Festival Policies

The PSIFF refund policy is that ALL SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES. (Except in cases of cancellation). The PSIFF 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.

Festival Merchandise

Merchandise is available online, at all Festival Theatres and the Festival Information Center.

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