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CAAMFest 2015


How to Buy Tickets and More

Whether you like to plan ahead or seize the moment, there are several ways to buy tickets.


February 12 – 15: Members only

February 16 – March 22: General Public

IN PERSON (Sundance Kabuki Cinemas)

February 26 – March 12 // 4 – 9pm

March 13 – 22 // Box office opens one hour before first screening of the day


All online fees have been eliminated this year!

Day-of-show tickets may be purchased, for cash only, at all other theater box offices.

Have questions about buying tickets?

Please contact us at or call 415.552.5580.


All Screenings at the Sundance Kabuki Cinemas after 4:30pm are 21+.

 Valid photo ID is required for entrance.


Pricing & Ticket Types


General Admission: $14

Student/Seniors (65+)/Disabled (1 per program): $13

CAAM Members: $12



Opening Night Presentation (Seoul Searching, 3/12)

Screening & Gala Reception & Peterson Room: $100 (Member)/ $125 (General)

Screening & Gala Reception: $55 (Member)/ $65 (General)

Screening & Gala Reception Screening Only: $35

Gala Reception Only : $40


Centerpiece (Margarita, With a Straw, 3/15)

Screening + VIP Reception: $35 (Member)/ $45 (General)

Screening Only: $17 (Member)/$20 (General)


Closing Night (Lucky Chow part 1, 3/21; part 2, 3/22)

Screening: $20 (Member)/ $25 (General)

Party: FREE


Directions in Sound

Member: $15/$20 (presale/at door)

General: $20/$25 (presale/at door)


Social Club

Member: $12

General: $15


CAAMFest 6-Pack $75

Save $9 on 6 Festival tickets! Purchase the 6-Pack first, then sign in at your leisure to select 6 tickets in any permutation that you choose (e.g., 2 tickets to 3 films, 3 tickets to 2 films).  Valid for regularly-priced screenings only.  The 6-Pack can not be used in person at the PFA theater.


CAAMFest All Access Pass $450 Member | $500 General

Skip the lines! The All-Access pass gives you VIP access to every moment of CAAMFest.  This includes all Gala Presentations, regular screenings and any additional ticketed events.  You will also receive priority seating for all screenings.  Excludes CAAMFeast awards and Opening Night Peterson Room.


Group Tickets $10/ticket

If you are bring a group of 10 or more people to the same screening, you qualify for the group discount!  Group orders must be placed in one transaction, i.e. the order must be placed in one fell swoop, not in a piecemeal fashion.  Any tickets added on to a group order after initial transaction are subject to regular ticket pricing.  Group ticket pricing valid to regularly-priced screenings only.’


Please contact the box office directly at 415-552-5580 to place a group order.



Will Call & Mail Orders

Tickets ordered on or before February 27th may be mailed to you for a $2 fee. No tickets will be mailed after March 2nd.

Will Call tickets will be available for pick up on the day and at the venue of the first screening of the order.

Tickets not picked up will be reallocated to the Will Call desk at the next screening of the order. Will Call opens 45 minutes prior to all screenings.

Please note: all ticket holder lines are held outside the theater.


Pacific Film Archive Theater (PFA)

Tickets for PFA screenings only may be purchased directly from the PFA.

Please note that 6 Pack tickets can not be redeemed through the PFA Box Office.

Charge-by-the-phone (510.642.5249) or online ( up to one day before the program for pickup at the PFA Theater box office.

In Person: Berkeley Art Museum admission desk daily from 11a.m. to 5 p.m. or PFA Theater box office starting one hour before the first showtime of the day.


Rush Shows

Rush means that a screening or event has sold all of its available tickets – but there is still a chance to get in, if you wait in the Rush line. The Rush line will form outside of the venue around 45 minutes before the screening is set to begin. One rush ticket per person in the rush line, and there are no guarantees.

The Fine Print

All ticket sales are final. No refunds, exchanges or reprints on any purchases. Ticket holder must arrive at least 15 minutes before show time to guarantee entry. We are not responsible for lost, stolen or misplaced tickets. We will be unable to admit patrons without tickets. All seating is at management discretion.