Ticket Prices - Christchurch

Tickets on sale from Monday 22 July 10.00am

All prices are GST inclusive and in NZD.
*Discount available on presentation of current relevant ID/membership

Booking fees
Lumière Cinemas: A booking fee of $1.50 per ticket applies for all sessions.
Hoyts EntX: A booking fee of $1.65 per ticket applies. Credit card fees apply.

Opening Night: Head South

Thursday 15 August 

Lumière Cinemas (includes wine, beer or soft drink on arrival)        


Hoyts EntX


All Other Sessions

Full Price


Senior (65+)/Child (15 and under) at A-coded prices

Christchurch: Five Trip Pass

Five-Trip passes are available to purchase online until Friday 12 July. Click here

Five Trip Pass


Five-Trip Student Pass


Five-Trip passes can be purchased in advance online at nziff.co.nz until Friday 12 July and in person from Lumière Cinemas from Monday 22 July and during the NZIFF 2024 dates.

Purchase your 5-Trip passes before Friday 12 July and secure your tickets for NZIFF 2024 films before they are on public sale. Advance redemption of passes only available in-person at Lumière Cinemas on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 July.

Five-Trip passes can be redeemed for tickets in advance or on the day of your selected film at Lumière Cinemas for any session that is not sold out. 5-Trip passes are valid for all sessions at Lumière Cinemas subject to seat availability, except Opening Night. Five-Trip passes are not valid at HoytsEntX sessions. 

Passes are flexible and can be used in any configuration up to the number of tickets (e.g you may wish to use your pass for 5 tickets to one film or share it with friends for two films). Passes cannot be refunded, either in part or in full. Tickets booked via a pass cannot be refunded if a particular film is cancelled but may be transferred to a different film (subject to availability).

Concession Prices

Special price tickets are available for students, seniors (65+), Community Service Cardholders, film industry guild members and Film Society members. Film Society Three Film Sampler holders are not entitled to the concession discount. 

Guild Discount

Members of the following Film Industry Guilds qualify for concession priced tickets at NZIFF 2024. Proof of membership may be required at time of purchase or entry, and some terms and conditions apply.

  • Directors and Editors Guild of Aotearoa New Zealand (DEGANZ)
  • Equity New Zealand
  • New Zealand Cinematographers Society (NZCS)
  • Ngā Aho Whakaari
  • NZ Writers Guild
  • Pacific Island Screen Artists (PISA)
  • Pan-Asian Screen Collective (PASC)
  • Screen Industry Guild
  • Screen Music and Sound Guild
  • Screen Producers New Zealand (SPADA)
  • The Visual Effects Professionals Guild of New Zealand (VFXG)
  • Women in Film and Television (WIFT)