Ticket Information

Member Presale begins Monday, October 3 at 10am

General Public Sales begin Friday, October 7 at 10am

Where to Purchase

  • IN PERSON at The Montclair Film Festival Box Office located at The Clairidge (486 Bloomfield Ave.): 12-5pm Monday through Saturday.
  • Venue box offices will open thirty (30) minutes before the first screening and close fifteen (15) minutes after the start of the last screening

Ticket Pricing:

Opening Night (Film + Party):    $150 regular/$125 member (Floor + Loge)
Opening Night (Film Only):         $30 regular/$25 member (Balcony)
Filmmaker Party:                          $60 regular/$50 member
Premier Events (Floor + Loge):  $40 regular/$35 member (Floor + Loge)
Premier Events (Balcony):         $30 regular/$25 (Balcony)
Spotlight Events:                         $25 regular/$20 member
Standard Events:                         $17 regular/$15 member
Matinees:                                      $12 regular/$10 member (weekday films prior to 5pm)

Tickets to An Evening with Daniel Craig + Stephen Colbert can be purchased at NJPAC.org or Ticketmaster.com.

Screenings at The Wellmont Theater are “pick your own seats”.  All other venues are general admission.

All ticket sales are final, no refunds or exchanges. 

Standby Lines

For shows with no online tickets available, there is a high probability that tickets will become available via the Standby Line beginning five (5) minutes prior to show time on a first-come, first-served basis at the venue. Standby Lines will form thirty (30) minutes prior to show time. Ticket holders must arrive no later than ten (10) minutes prior to the event start time to guarantee entrance. Any available seats will be released to the Standby Line at that time.

Please note: All Standby tickets will be sold at regular pricing only. Box Office will only accept CASH during standby. 

For ticketing questions, please contact us and we will respond as quickly as possible. Email is preferred as we are often able to respond more quickly. We receive a high volume of calls, so please be patient as we do our best to return your call in a timely manner.

Please email us at  boxoffice@montclairfilm.org or call (973) 783-6435 and we’ll respond as quickly as possible.