Tickets for films in venues

Feature films £9/£7.50*
Unless otherwise stated. Includes booking fees.

Short film programmes £7/6*
Unless otherwise stated. 

*Concessions: students, over 60s, under 16s, registered unemployed, registered disabled, Leeds Card

Passes for films in venues

Please note you need to create an account on our ticket service Leeds Ticket Hub to access the benefits of the passes - the passes will not work for guest checkouts.

To find out how to use your festival pass, please see the information at the bottom of this page.

Tickets for The Crowd with Live Score are not available with any LIFF Passes.

LIFF EXPLORER GOLD £150

The LIFF Explorer Gold Pass gives you access to every film in venues and on Leeds Film Player. You will need to book individual tickets in venues as normal. Price includes booking fees. For films on Leeds Film Player, you will receive a promo code via email at the start of the film festival. Please note you need to create an account on our ticket service Leeds Ticket Hub to access the benefits of the passes - the passes will not work for guest checkouts.

Buy LIFF Explorer Gold Pass

Once you have purchased your LIFF Explorer Gold Pass you must log out of your account and then back in to book tickets. 

LIFF EXPLORER £50

The LIFF Explorer Pass gives you 6 free tickets for films in venues then it’s £5 for every ticket after that. Price includes booking fees. Please note you need to create an account on our ticket service Leeds Ticket Hub to access the benefits of the passes - the passes will not work for guest checkouts.

Buy LIFF Explorer Pass

Once you have purchased your LIFF Explorer Pass you must log out of your account and then back in to book tickets. 

LIFF LITE £40

The LIFF LITE Pass gives you 6 tickets that can be used in any combination for films in venues: for example, for two people to see 3 films or one person to see 6 films. Price includes booking fees. LIFF LITE multiples for quantities of 12 and 18 tickets will be available soon. Please note you need to create an account on our ticket service Leeds Ticket Hub to access the benefits of the passes - the passes will not work for guest checkouts.

Buy LIFF LITE

Once you have purchased a LIFF LITE Pass, your membership is fixed to that level of pass. To alter your membership from your chosen pass, please contact Box Office. 

Once you have purchased your LIFF LITE Pass you must log out of your account and then back in to book tickets. 

LIFF BUZZ £30

The LIFF BUZZ Pass is for those aged 25 and under and includes 6 tickets for £30 then every ticket after that is £5. Proof of age will need to be shown when using the tickets. Price includes booking fees. Please note you need to create an account on our ticket service Leeds Ticket Hub to access the benefits of the passes - the passes will not work for guest checkouts.

Buy LIFF BUZZ

Once you have purchased your LIFF Buzz Pass you must log out of your account and then back in to book tickets.  

How to book tickets for films in venues

Online at leedsfilm.com
Select the film(s) you would like to see at LIFF 2021 and use the Book Now button on each film page. For LIFF LITE and LIFF BUZZ passes, your discount will apply once you have selected 6 feature films. To buy a LIFF EXPLORER GOLD pass, please click here.

Over the phone on 0113 376 0318
City Centre Box Office lines open: before 1 November, 10am–5pm Tuesday to Saturday; from 3–18 November, 10am–5pm Monday to Sunday.

Cancellation and refund policies
If a screening is cancelled, you will have three options: receive credit for the full amount for another screening of any film; select a different screening of the same film; or receive a refund less the booking fee.

How to use your LIFF 2021 Passes

Please note you need to create an account on our ticket service Leeds Ticket Hub to access the benefits of the passes - the passes will not work for guest checkouts.

To buy your festival pass please click one of the links above, this will redirect you to Leeds Ticket Hub to complete the transaction. You will need to complete buying your pass before you can access your benefits. Once you have bought your pass you will need to log out and then back into Leeds Ticket Hub for your benefits to start.

To purchase tickets using your pass you will need to log into Leeds Ticket Hub first. Open a separate tab on your browser then open leedsfilm.com where you can browse our events and screenings. To purchase a ticket click the Book Now button and it will open a new tab and direct you to Leeds Ticket Hub where you can complete the transaction and see your pass benefits which will appear as the following price types:

Price Types for LIFF 2021 Passes on Leeds Ticket Hub

LIFF LITE – This is your free ticket if you have purchased a LIFF LITE. For example, you can use this to book two people to see 3 films or one person to see 6 films.

LIFF FREE – If you have a LIFF EXPLORER or LIFF BUZZ pass then this is how you access one of your six tickets included in your festival pass. You can only use one of these tickets per screening.

LIFF MEMBER - If you have a LIFF EXPLORER or LIFF BUZZ pass then this is how you access your £5 ticket. You can only use one of these tickets per screening.

LIFF EXPLORER GOLD – If you have a LIFF EXPLORER GOLD pass, select this price type to get access tickets at £0.00.

If you are wanting to book tickets for more than one film at once you can keep going back to Leeds Film website to explore and add tickets. Each time it will open a new tab but will retain your previous basket.

Renting films on Leeds Film Player

A selection of films from the LIFF 2021 programme will be available to rent for short periods on our streaming platform Leeds Film Player: player.leedsfilm.com. The films available on the Player are listed in the guide schedule and have ‘Online’ icons in the programme sections. Any updates to film availability will be announced on leedsfilm.com and the Player.

Feature films on the Player will cost £7 to rent and short film programmes £5 unless otherwise specified. There will also be discounted packages for renting multiple films and if you have an Explorer Gold Pass you can see all films for free. You will need to set up an account on the Player to be able to rent films.