The Cleveland International Film Festival promotes artistically and culturally significant film arts through education and exhibition to enrich the life of the community.
February 28, 2020
The 44th Cleveland International Film Festival (CIFF44) program line-up is now online at clevelandfilm.org.
CIFF44 will take place March 25 – April 5, 2020 at Tower City Cinemas, as well as in the Gordon Square Arts District in the Detroit Shoreway neighborhood and at the Cedar Lee Theatre in the Cedar Lee district. The Festival will showcase 212 feature films and 227 short films representing more than 80 countries during its 12-day run. Be sure to continue to check clevelandfilm.org for program updates between now and April 5.
Tickets go on sale to members Friday, March 6 at 11:00 AM and to the public on Friday, March 13 at 11:00 AM. If you are not yet a member, you can become one by visiting clevelandfilm.org/membership 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 (clevelandfilm.org), 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 Cleveland Cinemas locations, most libraries, and Dollar Bank branches, the week of March 2. Or make plans to attend our GET THE SCOOP events, which will take place simultaneously on Monday, March 2 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM at Mitchell’s Homemade Ice Cream headquarters in Ohio City and their Van Aken District shop. Program Guides will also be available that evening at District Gallery in the Van Aken District. 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.