Crested Butte Film Festival

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The Film Festival is Crested Butte’s premier cultural event of the fall, showcasing over 100 documentaries, narratives, and short films from around the world. From September 26–29th, a different adventure awaits you in one of the most beautiful places to enjoy fall in Colorado.

The 2019 Film Program is Out! 


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Festival Passes

4-Day Festival Pass | $250
  • Unlimited access to ALL film programs
  • Priority VIP seating
  • Entrance to Party with the FilmmakersRed Carpet Party & Awards Ceremony and the Closing Party
  • You must be at the theatre 20 minutes prior to showtime
  • Entrance to films or events are not guaranteed if venue is at capacity
  • Non-transferable



VIP Patron Pass: All Access | $1,000 
  • VIP Patrons receive priority VIP seating and unlimited access to ALL films and events
  • VIP Patron Passes are a $760 tax deductible donation that provides valuable support to our film festival - you'll receive a tax letter in October


  • VIP Patrons receive special perks throughout the festival
  • Tickets to the VIP Filmmaker Luncheon
  • Access to the Filmmaker & VIP Lounge
  • $2 off cocktails from Montanya Distillers throughout festival weekend
  • FREE Scenic Lift Ride at Crested Butte Mountain Resort


6-Pack Punch | $85
  • Includes entrance to six films
  • May be shared
  • 6-Packs will be punched once per user per film program
  • May NOT be used for events or parties
  • 6-Pack Punch holders need to line up in the Ticket Buyers Line as it is not a pass
  • Entrance is not guaranteed when venue is at capacity


Individual Tickets | $15
  • $15 per film
  • Can be purchased at each venue immediately before each film showing
  • Not available for pre-purchase
  • Entrance is not guaranteed when venue is at capacity


New for 2019!
Advance tickets for individual movies are for sale on our website and at the Box Office, so spread the word to your friends! An 8% processing fee applies to all credit card orders, online or at the Box Office. There is no fee when paying with cash or check.
Also - the Queue System is no more! We'll have the usual line for Passholders - arrive 20 mins ahead for seating - a line for Ticket Holders/6 Pack Punchcard Holders - arrive 15 mins ahead for seating - and when they are all seated, we'll sell all remaining seats to those in the WAIT LIST line. See our website or Film Guide for full information.

Box Office Information

Located at Signature Properties, 326 Elk Avenue, Suite D, Crested Butte, CO 81224

Pick up your credentials, grab a festival program, shop for merchandise, relax, plan your weekend and find other useful information.

Box Office Hours:

  • Wednesday, September 25   |   12 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday, September 26   |    12 pm - 8 pm
  • Friday, September 27     |       10 am - 6 pm
  • Saturday, September 28   |    10 am - 2 pm
  • Sunday, September 29    |     10 am - 1 pm

For full details and information on passes, films, events and more visit CB Film Festival's website!


Please direct any questions, problems or concerns to Louise at 317.690.2220, or email