Buying Tickets

Tickets are NOW on sale.
Advance bookings available for all NZIFF screenings.

Advance bookings can be made for all NZIFF screenings.

Online Bookings

Book using the Buy Tickets link on films on our website or via Rialto Cinemas –
A $1.50 booking fee per ticket applies.

In Person

Advance ticket sales are available for all sessions from Rialto Cinemas during normal opening house. During NZIFF, the box office will be open from 15 minutes prior to the first  session of the day and close 15 minutes after the start of the day’s final session.

Rialto Cinemas
10.30 am – 9.00 pm daily.


Please note that NO REFUNDS will be given for tickets (either unused, uncollected or collected late) and Five-Trip Passes (either in part or in full). Bookings once made cannot be altered. Please choose carefully as there are no seat swaps, exchanges or refunds, except as required by law.