The 43rd Cleveland International Film Festival (CIFF43) program line-up is now online at


CIFF43 will take place March 27 – April 7, 2019 at Tower City Cinemas, as well as the Gordon Square Arts District in the Detroit Shoreway neighborhood and University Circle. The Festival will showcase 211 feature films and 237 short films representing 71 countries during its 12-day run. Be sure to continue to check for program updates between now and April 7.


Tickets go on sale to members Friday, March 8 at 11:00 AM and to the public on Friday,

March 15 at 11:00 AM. Not a member?  Become one by visiting or by calling 216.623.3456.


Ticket are $14 per screening for CIFF members and $16 per screening for non-members.  Once on sale, tickets can be purchased online (, by telephone (1.877.304.FILM),

in-person at the Film Festival Box Office located in the lobby of Tower City Cinemas, or by mail using the Program Guide order form.


Program Guides will be mailed to CIFF members and available throughout the area, including all Dollar Bank branches, the week of March 4. Or make plans to attend our GET THE SCOOP events, which will take place simultaneously on Monday, March 4 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM at Mitchell’s Homemade Ice Cream headquarters in Ohio City and the Cuyahoga County Public Library South Euclid-Lyndhurst branch. Attendees are encouraged to stop by to pick up a Program Guide and, thanks to our friends at Mitchell’s, a coupon for a free scoop of ice cream. No RSVPs or tickets are required.


The Cleveland International Film Festival is supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.