Passes are the best way to experience IFFLA. Pass holders have access to screenings, special events and the IFFLA Lounge at Regal L.A. Live. There are four passes available this year. You can explore them below. For any questions please contact

All-Access Pass
– $150 ($130 Early Bird)

  • Access to all screenings
  • Access to Masterclass with Vishal Bhardwaj
  • Access to Opening and Closing Night Galas and Awards Ceremony
  • Early theater access 
  • Admission to the IFFLA Lounge at Regal L.A. Live 
  • Invitation to IFFLA Pre-launch Party

Fest Pass
– $60

  • Access to all regular screenings except Opening and Closing films
  • Access to Masterclass with Vishal Bhardwaj
  • Early theater access 
  • Admission to the IFFLA Lounge at Regal L.A. Live

Silk and Silver Passes are part of IFFLA’s exclusive Patron Program allowing film enthusiasts an opportunity to receive VIP access throughout the festival and year-round. For more information please contact Divya Kohli

Silk Pass – $660

  • All-Access Pass
  • Invitations to Exclusive Events: During the year, IFFLA hosts events including preview screenings, receptions and conversations. Silk Pass holders receive complimentary access to these events for one year. Recent events include:
    • Los Angeles premiere of Zwigato followed by a conversation between Nandita Das (Director/Writer) and filmmaker Smrithi Mundhra (Indian Matchmaking)
    • An opening weekend screening of Joyland, followed by a conversation with producer Apoova Charan
    • Exclusive preview screening of Polite Society, with writer/director Nida Manzoor and star Priya Kansara in conversation
    • Satyajit Ray Centennial Tribute at the Academy Museum
    • Priority ticketing: Opportunity to purchase additional tickets to our galas, films screenings and other special events in advance of going on sale to the public
    • IFFLA Pre-launch Party: Invitation to an exclusive event prior to the festival with the IFFLA Programmers presenting the 2023 lineup 
    • Recognition: Name and credit on the IFFLA website, and Sponsors pre screening cinema slide
    • Tax deduction. IFFLA estimates fair market value of the goods and/or services to be $160 and the tax-deductible portion to be $500 

    Silver Family Pass 


    All Silk Pass benefits for two account holders plus:

    • Red Carpet: Opportunity to be photographed by IFFLA’s official photographer on the festival’s red carpet
    • Tax Deduction: IFFLA estimates fair market value of the goods and/or services to be $320 and the tax-deductible portion to be $980

    Individual Tickets

    • General Admission: $15
    • Masterclass with Vishal Bhardwaj: $15
    • Opening Night Gala: $60 (reception & screening)| $25 (screening only)
    • Closing Night Gala & Awards Ceremony: $60 (reception & screening) | $25 (screening only)

    Box Office

    Tickets can be purchased online 24/7. {Visit the Film Guide} to browse our program. When you are ready to purchase tickets, click on the Buy Tickets button on each individual film page. Here, click on the Order Tickets button and follow the checkout prompt to complete your purchase. You will receive a confirmation email containing your eTickets after you complete your purchase. Your eTickets will be scanned for entry at the theater. 

    Tickets can be purchased in-person at the IFFLA Box Office located at each screening venue. 

    • October 11: 5:30pm – 8:30pm (Harmony Gold) *Passes and Opening Gala tickets only
    • October 12-13: 6:00pm – 10:00pm (Regal L.A. LIVE)
    • October 14: 10:30am – 10:00pm (Regal L.A. LIVE)
    • October 15: 11:30am – 2:30pm (Regal L.A. LIVE) | 5:00pm – 8:00pm (Harmony Gold)

    If a screening is unavailable online, we encourage you to try the standby line the day of the screening. We recommend arriving at least 30 minutes before the screening start time to claim your place in the standby line. If available, tickets will be sold on a space-available basis about 15 minutes before the screening begins.

    ***Please note – no cash transactions accepted in-person or at the standby line. Credit card only.***

    The Fine Print 

    All seating is on a first come, first served basis and seat saving is not permitted. Please arrive early to your screening to ensure proper seating. 

    All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges are given, regardless of weather, traffic, parking issues, or other unforeseen phenomena, except in the case of program cancellations or COVID-19 related matters. Refunds are not given for unredeemed tickets. Lost, stolen, or damaged tickets are non-replaceable and non-refundable. 

    All films are not rated and viewer discretion is advised.

    If you have questions, please email

    We look forward to having you with us!