Buying Tickets

Tickets are now on sale online and at the State Cinemas Box Office.

Online Bookings

Tickets can be booked online from (booking fees apply).

Ticketing links can be found on the film pages and schedule page.

In Person

Bookings for all NZIFF sessions can be made in advance at State Cinemas box office or on the day at the Suter Theatre, 208 Bridge Street, Nelson.

Phone Bookings

(Isaac Theatre Royal screenings only. No phone bookings at Lumière Cinemas):

0800 TICKETEK (842 538) or 03 260 5260

A booking fee is already included in the price of the ticket. A delivery transaction fee applies only  when postal or courier delivery options are selected.

Methods of Payment

State Cinemas Movie Gift Cards/Cash/EFTPOS: Accepted for box office bookings only.
Credit card: Accepted for all bookings.

Please note that State Cinemas (yellow) Free Vouchers and Hoyts Vouchers are not accepted.

Ticket Collection

All advance bookings can be collected from the Self Ticketing Kiosk located in the foyer of State Cinemas Nelson.