Children's Film Festival Seattle 2023: Festival Passes

Enjoy the festival from home or in person!

Virtual, in-person, and hybrid passes are on sale now for the 18th Children's Film Festival Seattle, taking place February 3-12, 2023. (Looking for INDIVIDUAL event tickets? Scroll down to click "Return to Festival Home," then navigate to Features, Shorts, etc. from there!)


NWFF offers a limited number of free festival passes for BIPOC, LGBTQ+, disabled, and/or low-income patrons who would not be able to attend due to financial reasons. Read more and reserve your pass (by Jan. 23, please!) here >



  • $90 NWFF Members
  • $100–150 General; priced on a sliding scale
  • $190 Parent & Child Pass


  • $90 NWFF Members
  • $100–150 General; priced on a sliding scale

HYBRID FESTIVAL PASS (both in-person and virtual!)

  • $100 NWFF Members
  • $125–175 General; priced on a sliding scale


  • Hybrid Passes will be sold via Eventive. No more wait time for online access!
  • If you’ve purchased an In-Person or Hybrid festival pass and are visiting the Forum in person, we’ll be able to look you up by the name you purchased under at will call. Our cinema is located at 1515 12th Avenue, in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood.
  • Please arrive early! Your pass does not guarantee seating availability. At each show, we hold a percentage of seats in the cinema for passholders, but they are first-come, first-served. 10 minutes before showtime, we will begin releasing passholder seats to individual ticket buyers. We will seat any remaining passholders as best we can within ten minutes of showtime.
  • REFUNDS: Hybrid and Virtual-Only Passes are non-refundable. Contact Managing Director Chris Day ( regarding refunds.
  • Virtual-only pass-holders are not entitled to any discount on admission to in-person festival events.

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Northwest Film Forum
1515 12th Ave,

Seattle, WA 98122

206 329 2629

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