1. About 013 CIFF
What are the dates for this year's 013 Cinecitta International Film Festival?
The fifth edition runs from Tuesday, 17 October through Sunday, 22 October 2023.
What does the ‘013’ stand for?
The ‘013’ in the Festival’s name refers to Tilburg’s area code, which is also the city’s affectionate nickname throughout the Netherlands.
Where do the Festival screenings take place?
All screenings take place at the Cinecitta cinema complex in central Tilburg. The address is Willem II straat 29, 5038 BA Tilburg. See www.cinecitta.nl to explore the splendid venue and its amenities, and to see examples of the art house’s year-round programming.
How do I get updates and the latest information?
Check the ‘Festival News’ page on this website, or add your name and email address to our ‘Contact’ list, and we’ll send updates to you.
Can I volunteer at the Festival?
Yes! We are looking for volunteers to help during the Festival. If you are interested, send an email with ‘013 CIFF Volunteer’ in the subject line to: email@example.com. In exchange for your volunteer hours, you can see free films (if seating is available at Festival screenings).
When and where can I buy tickets?
Tickets will be available on this website and at the Cinecitta box-office. Festival passes (only €80!) are also available at the Cinecitta box office and online. Festival patrons are urged to buy their tickets early in order to avoid sold-out disappointment!
How much are tickets?
Tickets are €11,25 each, available online and at the Cinecitta box-office. Film Classic tickets are €16,50 (including a drink and a snack). Dine-in Cinema tickets are €32,50. You can save money with a Festival Pass (see below).
Does the Festival offer a pass for access to all screenings?
Yes! The 013 CIFF is happy to continue offering a Festival Pass that will allow patrons to see all of the films in the festival (including the Opening Night screening and the Film Classic but excluding the Dine-in Cinema screening) for only €80! This non-transferrable pass can be purchased at the Cinecitta box-office and online.
What are the benefits I receive if I buy a Festival Pass?
The 013 CIFF is happy to continue offering a Festival Pass this year that allows patrons to see all of the films in the festival (including the Opening Night screening and the Film Classic but excluding the Dine-In Cinema screening) for only €80! This non-transferrable pass can be purchased at the Cinecitta box-office and online.
Can I get a refund if I miss my screening(s)?
All purchases are final upon payment. No refunds or transfers will be made available. However, if the COVID-19 pandemic results in the cancellation of the Festival, all ticket- and pass-holders will be fully refunded.
When will I be able to see the complete programme of films?
The complete programme of 18 films is available on this website. A handy, pocket-sized programme guide with all film information and a screening schedule will also be available for free on 10 October. Again this year we will have an English/Dutch pocket guide, and Dutch translations on the film pages of the website!
When can I see a schedule of film screenings?
The complete schedule of films will go online on this website on Monday, 19 September 2022 at 18:00. The free pocket-sized programme guide, available on 10 October, will also contain complete scheduling information.
If I am late for a screening, can I still enter?
In order to provide the highest quality film experience for Festival patrons, there will be no admittance to screenings in progress.
4. Reaching Us & Accessibility
How do I find you? / Where can I park my bike or car?
Cinecitta is just a few minutes walk from Tilburg Central Station at Willem II straat 29. Bike: Stow your bike for free, Monday through Saturday, 7:30am – 22:00pm, and Sunday 10:00am – 19:00pm in the bicycle shed at the Pieter Vreedeplein Square (Entrance on IJzerstraat). If this is not convenient, the free bicycle storage hill (entrance opposite the St. Jozef church on the Heuvelplein) is an alternative. This is open daily from 7:30am to 4:30am. Car: Park your car in the parking garage at the Pieter Vreedeplein (navigation: Telegraafstraat 20). Opening hours: Monday to Sunday from 7:00am – 4:30am. Rates €2.00 per hour monday till friday and €3.00 in the weekend with a minimum of €0.50. All-day parking costs €20.00. After 18:00pm, the parking garage charges €6.00 for the rest of the evening.
I have mobility problems / I am in a wheelchair. Can I access the Festival?
All Festival venues are wheelchair-accessible.
What if I have other questions?
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will try to answer your question(s) as quickly as possible.