Cleveland International Film Festival } March 27 – April 7, 2019 } Tower City Cinemas

Give the gift of film

Trying to come up with a unique gift idea? We have you covered! Give the Gift of Film and create an experience for the film enthusiasts in your life. You can choose from CIFF Memberships, Gift Certificates, Day Passes, Opening Night Reception tickets, GET SHORTY tickets or make a donation in someone's honor.

Give someone the star treatment this holiday season with a CIFF gift membership! We have five levels to choose from, each with a slew of unique Film Festival benefits. If they’ve been extra good this year, consider gifting one of our top three levels of membership, which include an all-access pass (no tickets necessary!).

Not sure what they want? Let the film aficionados in your life shop for themselves with CIFF gift certificates, which are available in any amount, never expire, and can be redeemed for most CIFF purchases.

Or give your loved ones the VIP treatment for a day of their choosing at the Festival with an all-access Day Pass! On the specified day, they will have access to all regular Festival screenings, Hospitality Headquarters privileges, and free valet parking at Tower City Center!

Think outside the gift box and treat the film devotees in your life to an unforgettable evening attending CIFF43 Opening Night at Playhouse Square on Wednesday, March 27, 2019! The Opening Night film (TBA in early March 2019) will be screened at the historic Connor Palace, with the post-film reception taking place in the stunning KeyBank State lobby.

Can’t wait until the Festival to quench their film appetite? Then gift them tickets to our one-of-a-kind event —GET SHORTY, where they get to help program CIFF43 —taking place on Friday, February 8,2019 at the beautiful Ohio Theatre at Playhouse Square.

Still stumped? A tax-deductible donation in someone's honor makes for a great gift while supporting the CIFF!

To ensure postal service delivery by Saturday, December 22nd, orders must be placed by 4:00 PM on Friday, December 14, 2018.

Once you have finished your shopping here at, please consider using AmazonSmile to check other gifts off your list. It is a simple and automatic way for you to support the CIFF! When you shopAmazonSmile, 0.5% of your eligible purchase goes to support the Festival at no cost to you, and it offers the same great products at the same prices you find at Amazon. Simply visit and type in “Cleveland International Film Festival” in the Pick Your Own Charitable Organization search bar. And that’s it! Support the CIFF while finishing your shopping at today. Thank you!

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Last call for CIFF gifts this holiday season! In order to guarantee USPS delivery by ‪Saturday, December 22nd‬, all orders need to be in by ‪Friday, December 14th at 4:00 PM‬. Think outside the box and Give the Gift of Film! Get all the festive details in the link in @clefilmfest bio.

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