SFJFF39 Early Bird Passes

Discount passes to the 39th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival (July 18 - August 4, 2019) are ON SALE NOW! Act now, Early Bird prices are only valid until June 17th!  Scroll down to purchase.

The full lineup of films and suite of SFJFF passes and ticket packages (including San Francisco, Palo Alto, East Bay, and Marin Passes, and 10-Flix Packages), will go on sale starting June 18!

Festival Passes

$355 Members / $385 General Public

All Festival Pass prices will increase to $395 Members / $425 General Public starting June 18th.

The best way to explore SFJFF in style. The All Festival Pass gives you priority entry at every SFJFF39 venue, including Big Nights, regular screenings and any additional ticketed events (Shabbat dinner not included. Other exceptions may apply).

Become a JFI member at the Patron level and receive an All Festival Pass in addition to a year's worth of member benefits!

Buy Early Bird Pass

$300 Members / $325 General Public

The San Francisco Pass gives you priority entry to all SFJFF39 programs at the Castro Theatre including Big Nights and regular screenings (some exceptions may apply).

Buy San Francisco Pass

$250 Members / $275 General Public

You asked, we listened. The East Bay Pass gives you priority access to all SFJFF39 programs (including East Bay Big Nights), at its East Bay venues, in Albany and Oakland (some exceptions may apply).

Buy East Bay Pass

Palo Alto Pass is good for priority entry to all Palo Alto screenings. $180 for members and $205 for non-members.

Buy Palo Alto Pass

Marin Pass is good for priority entry to all screenings at the Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center. $100 for Member and $125 for non-members.

Buy Marin Pass


The Next Wave Pass offers extraordinary flexibility to film lovers under 35 to experience SFJFF. Valid for Big Nights and regular screenings at all venues.

The SFJFF39 Next Wave Pass includes a year-long Jewish Film Institute membership. Learn more about Next Wave here.

Buy Next Wave Pass & Membership

Ticket Delivery

How do I pick up the tickets I purchased?

Once your order is completed, the following delivery methods will be available for your selection:

E-Delivery/Print at Home for TICKETS ONLY: Tickets will arrive as an attachment to the confirmation email you will receive completion of your order. Tickets may either be printed at home or presented on a mobile device to gain entry. NOTE: Passes will arrive via mail, or can be saved for Will Call pickup. No electronic option is available for festival passes.

Will Call. Tickets and passes are available for pick up at a Festival Venue Box Office at the day/date of the first screening in the order. Tickets and passes purchased in separate orders will not automatically be packaged together. If you would like separate orders bundled together for pick up, contact the box office at boxoffice@sfjff.org or (415) 621-0568.

Standard Mail. Individual screening tickets will be sent within 5-7 days of purchase. An additional fee is charged for mail orders. Ticket orders will only be mailed until July 9th. After July 9th, order delivery is only available via will call or e-delivery.

How Can I Purchase Passes?

The easiest way to purchase festival passes, film tickets and ticket packages is online at sfjff.org. Passes will be sent via mail, or can be picked up at the box office of the appropriate regional venue.

I still have questions. Who can I contact?
Email boxoffice@sfjff.org or call the Box Office at (415) 621-0568. Passes can be purchased over the phone with the Box Office between 11am–5pm, Monday–Friday. 

I'm having trouble logging into my account.

  • JFI Members: You can log in with a username or email and password, or with your Member Number and last name. Your membership number can be found in your initial confirmation email. You can also email membership@jfi.org to retrieve your number.
  • Non-Members: You will be instructed to create an account at checkout, if you have not already. Returning customers can log in during checkout by entering their username or email and password.

I have a membership in my shopping cart but there is no option to purchase tickets at the member discount.
Members discounts are not available until a membership is purchased. Once the membership purchase has been completed and you have received your confirmation email, the membership purchase will activate the member benefits on your account, including benefit voucher packages (if applicable), and member discounts.

I just purchased a membership but do not see the member and/or ticket package price options.
Log out and log back into your account. Once the web browser is refreshed, your account will be updated with any changes and discounted pricing will become available.

I have a promo/voucher code to use.

  • Click on the Buy Tickets button for the film or item you'd like to purchase, and then click in the pop-up window where it says "Know a Promotion Code?"
  • Enter your promotion or voucher code and then reselect the newly created ticket price from the list of options
  • Check out as normal

I'm logged in as a member, but there is no option to purchase tickets at the member rate.
First double check that you are using the correct member number and that your membership has not expired. Then, try signing out of your account and signing back in. The membership discounts should now be available to you.

If problems persist, contact the box office at boxoffice@sfjff.org or give us a call at (415) 621-0568.

JFI Membership

Our diverse membership community makes JFI's year-round and SFJFF programs possible. Membership starts as low as $60 and includes pre-sale access to all events, exclusive invitations year-round, significant discounts on passes and tickets, and much more.

How do I become a member?
Join online!

How do I renew my membership?
You can renew any of the following ways:

How do I purchase discounted tickets, packages or passes at the member rate?
On this page, click Buy Now, and then click Log in. Use either your email / username and password or member number and last name to log in, then select the Member price ticket, package or pass and check out.

How can I access the member pre-sale?
JFI members receive 48-hour presale access to all JFI and SFJFF events. Member presale notices are sent via email (make sure to add jewishfilm@sfjff.org to your address book to receive our messages). Follow the link in the message to purchase tickets, or check our website calendar of events! Be sure to sign in to our website with your member information to purchase tickets at the member rate.

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How will I find out about member events?
Member event invitations are sent via email – subscribe to our eNews here. You can also check our website calendar!

How can I find my member number?
You were assigned a membership number in your confirmation email when you first purchased or renewed a membership. If you cannot find your confirmation email, please contact us at membership@jfi.org to retrieve your number, or call (415) 621-0568. Due to the high volume of emails we receive, please expect an email response within 24-48 hours of your request.