CLEVELAND, Friday, March 10, 2023: Tickets for the 47th Cleveland International Film Festival (CIFF) are now on sale online at and by telephone 1.877.304.3456. Tickets can also be purchased in-person beginning Monday, March 20, 2023 at the CIFF Box Office at Playhouse Square’s Ticket Office in the outer lobby of the KeyBank State Theatre. In-person CIFF Box Office hours of operation are Mondays-Wednesdays 10:30 AM-8:00 PM, and Thursdays-Fridays 10:30 AM-10:30 PM.

Tickets for in-person screenings are $16 for CIFF members and $18 for non-members. Tickets for CIFF47 Streams screenings are $12 for CIFF members and $14 for non-members. If you are not yet a member, you can become one by visiting the Festival’s membership page.

In addition, the CIFF47 Film Guide, presented by PNC, is available for purchase on the Festival’s merchandise page, and can be downloaded as a free printable PDF. CIFF members receive the Film Guide for free.



CIFF47 will take place March 22-April 1, 2023 at Playhouse Square, followed by CIFF47 Streams, sponsored by PNC, which will take place April 2-9, 2023 online. The Festival will showcase 121 feature films and 199 short films from 67 countries. More than 300 filmmakers will be in Cleveland for Festival post-film Q&As, industry events, and additional audience interaction opportunities. For the most up-to-date information on CIFF, please continue to visit

The Cleveland International Film Festival is supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture. Also, the Cleveland International Film Festival is made possible in part by state tax dollars allocated by the Ohio Legislature to the Ohio Arts Council (OAC). The OAC is a state agency that funds and supports quality arts experiences to strengthen Ohio communities culturally, educationally, and economically.