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Subscriptions

It is now possible to buy subscriptions for the 75th Venice International Film Festival, choosing desired seats depending on availability.

 

SALA GRANDE

Subscription Sala Grande Galleria Full:
This subscription is valid for 10 film showings in the Sala Grande at 7:30 pm.
Those who will buy the Galleria Full will be invited to the Opening Ceremony, the subsequent Gala dinner, and the Awards Ceremony.
Subscription Sala Grande Galleria Weekend:
This subscription is valid for the first 4 film showings in the Sala Grande from Thursday to Sunday at 7:30 pm.
Subscription Sala Grande Platea 5:00 pm, 7:30 pm, 10 pm:
This subscription is valid for the indicated time slots in the Sala Grande.
Subscription Sala Grande Platea 7:30 pm + 10 pm:
This subscription is valid for the indicated time slots in the Sala Grande.


PALABIENNALE

Subscription PalaBiennale 8:00 pm:
This subscription is valid for 2 film showings in the Venezia 75 section starting at 8:00 pm in the PalaBiennale.


SALA GIARDINO

This subscription will soon be on sale, after the screening schedule announcement.


SALA DARSENA

This subscription will soon be on sale, after the screening schedule announcement.

 

 


Concessions

Concession for Under 26 / Over 60 (for screenings in the Sala Grande, PalaBiennale, and Sala Darsena)

Concession for Under 26 / Over 60 and Biennale Card 2018* (*for screenings in the Sala Grande at 10:00 pm)


 

Buy ONLINE

(Subscriptions currently available: Sala Grande 5:00 pm and PalaBiennale 8:00 pm)

 

Subscriptions can be collected from August 24th 2018 at the ticket office of the Palazzo del Cinema, Lungomare Marconi, Lido di Venezia. To collect subscriptions, a valid ID is required.

Full price subscription buyers are offered the chance to purchase a reduced ticket for any other screening except for films shown at 7:30 pm in the Sala Grande, and those already included in one’s subscription. 
Subscription holders will receive a bonus code allowing to purchase reduced tickets for:



• Sala Grande → time slots: 2:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m., 10:00 pm
• PalaBiennale → time slots: 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 5.30 p.m., 8.00 pm
• Sala Darsena → time slots: 2:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m.



Please note the schedule may be subject to change.



The program of the selected screenings and the online purchasing of reduced tickets will be available on www.boxol.it/biennalecinema. Alternatively you can buy them directly from the day before each screening at the Venice Film Festival ticket offices.
The purchase of reduced tickets is subject to availability.



Subscriptions holders can buy discounted tickets for the 16th International Architecture Exhibition by showing the season tickets to one of our ticket box office of Giardini or Arsenale.



For further information:
Ufficio Biglietteria
 / Ticket Office
75. Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica
Palazzo Ca’ Giustinian
San Marco 1364/A, Venice
E-mail biglietteria.cinema@labiennale.org

 

 

 

 

Information about the presale of single tickets will be available around 10th August 2018.

ACCREDITATION

75th Venice International Film Fsetival

Accreditation for professionals and Promotional Passes

ACCREDITATION 2018

The Venice International Film Festival offers all those working in the cinematographic sector the possibility of requesting accreditation according to their specific field of employment.

Accreditation will be granted according to the respective regulations and is subject to available seats;
Participation in the Venice Film Festival involves full acceptance of all its regulations​;

Any violation of these will result in the immediate withdrawal of the accreditation badge;
Please note that under no circumstances anyone under the age of 18 will be allowed access to the screening theatres and to the Festival venues.

 

PRESS ACCREDITATION
Print media, online media, radio & television crews, photographers, and press attaches

INDUSTRY ACCREDITATION
Professionals of the film industry and artistic or technical operators

FILM DELEGATION ACCREDITATION
For persons involved with the films screened in the official selection of the Festival

CINEMA ACCREDITATION
For persons operating in the cinematographic sector under a cultural profile and for university students

PROMOTIONAL PASSES 
Promotional passes are meant for people under 26 / over 60 who do not work in the cinematographic sector

ACCREDITATION FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS
For university students with a passion for cinema

 

CHECK OUT THE ACCREDITATION PROCEDURES

How to get there

BY TRAIN

After arrival at the railway station of Venezia S.Lucia, catch a vaporetto boat for the Lido (ACTV public transport routes 5.1 / 5.2). Alight at Lido/S. Maria Elisabetta.

BY CAR

Leave motorway at Venice exit, follow indications for Venezia-Lido, board ACTV traghetto (ferry).

BY VAPORETTO

From Piazzale Roma and from the railway station, ACTV routes 1 / 2 / 6 or 5.1 / 5.2.

BY AIR

From Marco Polo airport: Alilaguna rossa line (stops at Lido S.Maria Elisabetta).

SERVICES FOR THE PUBLIC

   

ACCESSIBILITy to venues and other services

On the occasion of the 75th Venice International Film Festival, which will be held from 29 August to 8 September, Servizio Città per tutti of the City of Venice will realize the brochure with the information about the accessibility of locations, public transport, routes, car parks and screening theatres.

 

  • BIKE SHARING

The bike sharing service managed by AVM S.p.A. is available 24 hours a day every day. Bicycle stations are located at the bicycle parking area in Piazzale S. Maria Elisabetta and at the Palazzo del Cinema (Via Candia).

Registration
AVM S.p.A.
Via Pisani, 10 - Lido di Venezia
€ 15 with Imob card

 

Fees​
Membership card must be loaded with a minimum of € 5 the first time.
· From 0’ to 60’: free
· From 61’ to 120’:

€ 1/hour or fraction of an hour · Over 120’:

€ 2/hour or fraction of an hour The Customer will receive

complete regulations upon registering for the Service.

 

  • WI-FI

Wi-fi service is available in the Venice Film Festival area, Piazzale S. Maria Elisabetta and the Gran Viale, thanks to Venice Connected.

Accredited visitors
Gli accreditati hanno ricevuto via mail l’abilitazione all’uso del wi-fi.

Public
For access to the wi-fi service please check on the website: www.veniceconnected.com

 

  • TAXI LIDO

Piazzale S. Maria Elisabetta and Festival area

Ph. 041 52 65 974

 

  • HOTEL RESERVATION

Hotel in Venezia: Agenzia Bassani Viaggi – Dorsoduro S. Marta Fabbricato 17  - 30123 Venezia. 
Tel. +39 041 2727810 - email: incoming@bassani.it (A reservation fee will be applied)

Hotel at Lido: Consorzio Venezia e il suo Lido: www.veneziaeilsuolido.it

FAQ

When will the next Venice Film Festival run?
29 August to 8 September 2018.

Which films will screen at the next Festival?
The full line-up will be announced on 25 July 2018.

How many sections are there in the line-up?
The official selection includes: Venezia 75, Out of Competition, Orizzonti, Sconfini, Venice Virtual Reality, and a selection of restored classics, Venice Classics.
The independent and parallel sections include the International Critics’ Week (SIC) and the Giornate degli autori, these sections having their own regulations.

Which screenings are scheduled for the public?
The public has its own access to screenings as indicated in the daily programme. Some screenings are reserved for accredited visitors. Access to screenings is not allowed to persons under the age of 18.

How do I buy tickets and subscriptions?
Please check out the Information page; details will be online after the line-up announcement.

Which prizes does the Festival award?
The Venezia 75 international jury will award the Golden Lion for Best Film. The international juries of the other sections will award the remaining prizes as specified in the Regulations.

What are the conditions for submitting a film?
All production or distribution companies and filmmakers can submit films for selection, providing they own the rights to do so and respect the Regulations and the festival deadlines.

What is the deadline for submitting a film?
The deadline is June 15.

Must films be subtitled or dubbed?
All films must be presented exclusively in their original language. The festival is unable to accept dubbed films. Foreign language films must be subtitled in Italian. Italian language films must be subtitled in English.

Will the press see my film?
Some 3,000 journalists, film critics, and radio and television reporters are attending the Festival and have privileged access to screenings. A film presented at the Festival attracts world attention. The Venice Film Festival has long been an exclusive launching pad for the work of new filmmakers as well as for accomplished personalities.

Does the Festival have a Film Market?
The new Venice Production Bridge (the former Industry Office) headed by Pascal Diot provides the logistics and a framework for promoting and selling films.

How do I get accreditation? The Festival offers all those working in the cinematographic sector the possibility to apply for accreditation according to their specific area of employment. There are four types of accreditation: Press, Industry, Film Delegation, and Cinema. Accreditation will be granted according to the respective regulations and is subject to available seats.

How do I make a hotel reservation?
Hotel reservations at Lido: Consorzio Venezia e il suo Lido: www.veneziaeilsuolido.it

Any other questions?
Please contact Cinema@labiennale.org or visit the Festival website (www.labiennale.org/en/cinema/) for the latest updates.

Information about the ticket office will be available soon.

CONTACT US

Email Cinema@labiennale.org
Tel. +39 041 5218711
Fax +39 041 5218854

Biennale Cinema 2018

75th Venice International Film Festival
Lido di Venezia, 29 August - 8 September 2018

Director Alberto Barbera

Biennale Cinema
Biennale Cinema