Cleveland International Film Festival } April 7 – April 18, 2021 } Playhouse Square

CIFF takes place at Tower City Center in the heart of downtown Cleveland.  

GPS address for self-parking garage entrance: 737 Canal Road, Cleveland, OH 44113.

Pedestrian Entrance: 50 Public Square, Cleveland, OH 44113 (Terminal Tower entrance) or 235 West Prospect Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113 (near Morton's Steakhouse).

Planning to drive to the Festival? Be sure to give yourself plenty of extra time. We ask you to arrive at your film at least 40 minutes early, so please be sure to work in time for finding parking and getting from your car to the theater.

Tower City Center offers limited self-parking for $5 to CIFF Patrons when available and with parking ticket validation. You must have your parking ticket validated at Tower City Cinemas. Valet Parking is also available at Tower City Center at regular rates. Visit for more information.

However, parking at Tower City fills up fast, so we encourage you to have a Plan B. There are nearby parking garages and lots (for a fee).

Want more details about parking options in and around downtown Cleveland? Check out Downtown Cleveland Alliance's Interactive Map.

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FILM UPDATE: We are happy to report CIFF44 alum MONEY MACHINE is available as part of the Theatrical-at-Home program! Full info for you here:

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Film friends, there is still time to catch SELMA, directed by CIFF alum Ava DuVernay and available across streaming platforms for free through June! Watch the trailer at

Posted by clefilmfest at 7:00 PM

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