Do you only want to attend one particular block of films? then this is the ticket for you.

Choose from one of our big nights or simply turn up to any one of the 90 minute programmes at the festival and show your ticket.

Our venue dates are Wed 29th Sept - Sun 3rd October. 

The Weekend Festival Pass gives access to all the films and industry events on Saturday and Sunday of the festival. Simply join the queue to the film or industry talk you want to attend and show your pass - it's that simple. 

 

Our venue dates are Wed 29th Sept - Sun 3rd October. 

Do you want to watch more films?


A one day festival pass give access to all the films and industry events on any one day of the festival. Simply join the queue to the film or the industry talk you want to attend on the day of your choice and show your pass - it's that simple. 


Our venue dates are Wed 29th Sept - Sun 3rd October. 

Want to attend the entire festival? 

The full festival pass offers the best value, unlimited access to all five days of the festival and the ability to catch up on all the films and talks you've missed at the festival for a further 12 days online. Our in venue dates are Wed 29th Sept - Sun 3rd October and the Online dates run from 6th Oct - 17th Oct.

The Mid Week Festival Pass gives access to all the films and industry events on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of the festival. Join the queue to the film or industry talk you want to attend and show your pass - it's that simple. Unlimited access for three days.


Our venue dates are Wed 29th Sept - Sun 3rd October. 

The Online Pass gives access to watch all the films and industry events but from the comfort of your own home. 

That's over 300 short films and 15 industry talks for only £12 - that's just one pound a day!

The online edition runs from Wed 6th Oct - Sun 17th Oct. 

After purchasing a ticket for our venues just print it out or show it on your phone to our staff.

 

Pick up your festival pass from any of the venues by showing your receipt to a staff member or volunteer.

The best place to pick up a festival pass is at our box office at The Unit Base Gallery, 2nd Floor, Market Place Shopping Centre, Knowsley St, Bolton BL1 2AL - that's one floor down from The Light Cinema.

To watch films at home simply purchase the "Online Pass" on this site and sign in over the festival dates.