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March 04, 2016

40th Cleveland International Film Festival Announces Program Line-Up

Contact: Maria Gigante For immediate release: 3.4.16

Marketing Manager

216.623.3456 x21 /



The 40th Cleveland International Film Festival (CIFF40), presented by Dollar Bank, announces its program line-up at The CIFF40 will take place March 30-April 10, 2016 at Tower City Cinemas and select neighborhood screening locations. The Festival will showcase 193 feature films and 213 short films representing 72 countries during its 12-day run. Be sure to continue to check for program updates between now and April 10th. You can also download our free Android and iPhone apps for all the latest CIFF40 information.

Tickets go on sale to members only on Friday, March 11th at 11 AM and to the general public on Friday, March 18th at 11AM. Not a member? Become one by clicking here or by calling 216.623.3456. 

Ticket prices for films 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 the week of March 7th and distributed throughout the Northeastern Ohio, including all Greater Cleveland Dollar Bank branch locations, county & independent libraries, and Cleveland Cinemas locations by March 14th.

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


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Debby Samples, Marketing & Media Director
2510 Market Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44113-3434

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