What’s a VIP Pass for the Film Festival ?

Regular, Instructor and Student VIP Passes guarantee :


√ Admission to all films for the Festival. All Screenings in the Byrd Theatre

√ Admission to all question and answer sessions with actors and directors

     For Instructor and Student VIP Passes : you must separately e-mail or fax to festival office proof of current status at institution/school before the pass is mailed out.

     How to purchase a VIP Pass ?

  • Passes can be purchase online by credit card  >>>
  • Passes can also be purchased via phone, by mail or in person at the Film Festival office.

French Film Festival Office
920 West Franklin Street, Third floor
P.O. Box 843073
Richmond, Virginia, 23284-3073
Phone: (804) 827-3456
Fax: (804) 287-6446
E-mail :

     Passes are not refundable after being printed and processed.

     Passes sell out before the festival, so order early

      Can I buy individual Tickets ?

Tickets for individual films are $15 each and are only on sale at the Byrd Theatre 1/2 hour before each show, if available.