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Box Office & Ticketing Information

How to Buy Tickets and More

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



February 9 – 12 // Member Sales

February 13 – March 19 // General Public

Go to:

IN PERSON (Alamo Drafthouse) 

March 2 – March 8 // 3:30 – 7:30pm

March 9 – 19 // Box office opens one hour before first screening of the day


Day-of-show tickets may be purchased at all other theater box offices.

Have questions about buying tickets?

Please contact us at or call 415.552.5580.


Pricing & Ticket Types


General Admission: $14

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

CAAM Members: $12




Opening Night Presentation

Screening W/ Reserved Seating & Gala*: $90 (General)

*Limited quantity

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

Screening Only: $35 (General)

Gala Only: $40 (General)



Centerpiece Films: $17 (Member)/ $20 (General)


Closing Night 

Closing Night Film: $17 (Member)/ $20 (General)


Directions in Sound

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

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


Social Club

Member: $12

General: $14


CAAMFeast: Stories, Food and You 

Member: $175

General: $200

With VIP Experience: $300

Student and Non-Profit: $100


Group Tickets

If you 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.


CAAMFest 6-Pack $75

Save $9 on 6 festival tickets with the 6-pack! Purchase the 6-pack first, then sign in and select tickets for the films you want to see. 6-Packs can be used in any permutation you choose (e.g., 2 tickets to 3 films, 3 tickets to 2 films). Valid for regularly priced ($14) screenings only.


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.


Ticket Delivery

Tickets orders placed online or over the phone may be mailed for an additional fee of $2 per order. All orders set to be mailed will be sent out on Monday, February 27th. No orders will be mailed after this date. All other orders will be held at Will Call. Will Call orders will be available for pick up on the day and at the venue of first screening in the order. Will Call opens 45 minutes prior to the first screening of the day the venue.


Rush Shows

Last-minute tickets – rush tickets – may be available just before show time when advance tickets have sold out. A rush line will form outside the venue usually one hour before show time. Approximately 10 minutes prior to screening, empty seats are counted and will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis to those in line. Rush tickets will only be sold to those actually waiting in line. One rush ticket per person in the rush line, and there are no guarantees.


Seating and Queues

Unless otherwise noted, all seating for CAAMFest screenings and events is general admission, i.e. first-come, first served, non-reserved seating. Ticket-holder and Rush lines (queues) will be held outside of the venues, please plan accordingly.


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.