HOW TO BUY TICKETS
You can buy tickets at the venue or online. Visit reg.pyiffestival.com/Ticket or follow the festival’s official WeChat account: PINGYAOIFF.
BUYING TICKETS ONLINE
A - On WeChat
B- On the Festival Website
towww.pyiffestival.com, register, then log in.
2. Choose “Program” from the “PYIFF2019” menu and browse the films.
3. Click “Buy Tickets” and select your desired screening. Finalize your payment online.
4. You can keep buying tickets or go to “My Account” to see confirmation for tickets bought.
ADMISSION BY TICKET OR BADGE
Admission to all film screenings is by ticket only. Follow the designated seat number. Please also pay attention to the following:
- Regular audience: You can buy tickets through WeChat, the festival website, or at the venue. Each audience can purchase a maximum of 5 tickets per screening at a time. You need to select your seat right after making the purchase, or you will be assigned a seat at random. No returns or refunds allowed.
- Guests with festival badge: PYIFF will reserve a limited number of free tickets for badge-holders at all screenings. You can pick up your free ticket one day before your desired screening（except for the opening ceremony） at the Tickets & Accreditation Center. Each badge- holder is eligible for one ticket per screening. First come, first served.
PICKING UP TICKETS
Single ticket: You can pick up your ticket(s) with your QR confirmation code(s) on self-service machines at the Tickets & Accreditation Center at Pingyao Festival Palace.
Ticket Vouchers: Buy the ticket vouchers online before receiving a confirmation code. With this confirmation code, you could pick up the ticket vouchers at the Tickets & Accreditation Center in the Pingyao Festival Palace from Oct 10th till 19th.
The ticket vouchers are to provide discounted offer to frequent audiences. There are two packages, with 10 vouchers or 20 vouchers. One could use the vouchers to exchange tickets during the festival period.
10 ticket vouchers RMB380 / USD55
20 ticket vouchers RMB680 / USD95
Instruction details are as followed：
1. Buy the ticket vouchers online before receiving a confirmation code. With this confirmation code, you could pick up the ticket vouchers at the Tickets & Accreditation Center in the Pingyao Festival Palace from Oct 9th till 19th.
2. The voucher is valid for the duration of the Pingyao International Film Festival, otherwise it’s not accepted and not refundable.
3. With the voucher, you can exchange any tickets of any public screenings, except for the opening ceremony or special presentations.
4. Each voucher is eligible for only one ticket per screening, under “first come first serve” rule.
5. The voucher cannot exchange cash or get cash change.
6. The voucher cannot be resold. Once discovered, the festival holds the right to confiscate or invalidate.
7. The voucher is only valid with official stamp. Please keep it safe in your possession. There's no replacement if lost. Do not alter the information on the voucher. It will be deemed invalid if altered.
8. The festival program schedule is subject to the official announcement; the festival reserves all the right to the final explanation.
Single ticket for single screening.
l Crouching Tigers, Hidden Dragons:
RMB 80.00 / USD12.00
l Nocturne, Galas, Best of Fest:
RMB 60.00 / USD 9.00
l Closing Film, Award Winners：
RMB 60.00 / USD 9.00
l Made-in-Shanxi, Retrospective, Special Presentations:
RMB 45.00 / USD 9.00
l Opening Ceremony：
RMB 380.00 / USD 55.00