2019 Houston Cinema Arts Festival
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The Houston Cinema Arts Festival is a five-day, multi-venue festival that includes a multitude of narrative and documentary films, live multimedia performances, and panel discussions from November 14-18.
The Houston Cinema Arts Festival is a five-day, multi-venue festival that includes a multitude of narrative and documentary films, live multimedia performances, panel discussions, Meet the Makers workshops, and free outdoor and student field trip screenings. In its relatively short history, HCAS has brought notable guest artists, such as Tilda Swinton, Alex Gibney, Guillermo Arriaga, Isabella Rossellini, John Turturro, Shirley MacLaine, Rick Linklater, Ethan Hawke, Fisher Stevens, Robert Redford, Tracy Letts, James Ivory, Julie Taymor, Will Forte, and Thomas Haden Church among many others, toView more
Passes on Sale Now!
Festival Passes are currently on sale! Get yours now for the stellar price of $129!
Single tickets for the 2019 festival are available for purchase! We recommend purchasing in advance as seating is limited. Free events still require a reservation through our eventbrite, go to the film pages to reserve your tickets.
Same Day Sales
On the same day of events / screenings, the box office is located at the venues. Tickets will only be available at the venues, not online on the day of!
Tickets will be sold as rush tickets at each venue on a first-come, first-served basis. Note: Sales on the day of screening at the MFAH will be CASH ONLY.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PASS HOLDERS
Houston Cinema Arts Society is excited to have your as guest at our 11th Houston Cinema Arts Festival this November 14- 18, 2019. Your Festival Pass will allow you entrance to all screenings during the Festival. Here’s a few things you should know:
Pass Holders will be admitted for priority seating 30 minutes prior to published screening time. Priority seating ends 15 minutes prior to screening time. All unoccupied seats will be released 10 minutes prior to screening time to the general public and vouchers at this time will be redeemed on a first-come, first-served basis. HCAS cannot guarantee a seat for late arrivals. There will be no seating after the screening has begun. Final seating is at the discretion of House Management.
You’ll see a line for Pass Holders when you arrive. In that line, you’ll show your pass to receive a physical ticket to the film, which you’ll hand to the usher at the door.
A pass will NOT get you into A Taste of Sky, Taste of Houston but it will give you a $10 discount! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive this discount code if you did not already receive it in an email.
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