Passes for 2021 are sold out.

$600 All-Inclusive Pass

  • Reserved Seating at the Mahaiwe for entire festival
  • Priority Seating at the Triplex Cinema
  • Opening night party
  • Juried Prize Brunch
  • Admission to all films
  • Admission to all Tea Talks
  • Admission to the Announcement Party at Stonover Farm

$400 Opening Night Pass

  • Reserved Seating at the Mahaiwe for the entire festival
  • Opening Night Party
  • Admission to all films
  • Admission to all Tea Talks


      • No outside food permitted in the festival theaters.
      • Saving seats for other guests or for yourself between shows is not permitted.
      • To help us keep the theaters clean, please take your trash with you and and exit promptly after the screening.
      • Please keep talking to a minimum when exiting theaters to not disturb the other patrons in other theaters.
      • No recording equipment is permitted in the theater.
      • Please turn of all cell phones and pagers during the film.
      • No talking permitted during the film presentation.
      • No late seating if the theater is at full capacity.
      • Please bring layers and dress appropriately for your comfort. Lines may lead outside of the theater and theater 
temperatures are regulated automatically, depending 
 on the number of patrons in the theater.


      • All BIFF Passes may be picked up starting Monday, August 30th from 10AM to 4PM Monday through Friday in our office located at: BIFF, 40 Railroad Street, Suite #5, Great Barrington.
      • Special arrangements can be made for passes to be picked up at the Triplex on a Saturday or Sunday prior to the festival if you contact Lauren at the BIFF office at 413-528-8030 during regular office hours.
      • All unclaimed passes must be picked up at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center located on 14 Castle Street in Great Barrington on Thursday, September 9th, starting at 5 PM, until the Opening Night film begins.
      • All unclaimed passes that are not picked up Opening Night at the Mahaiwe will be at the Triplex Box Office at 8:30 am on Friday, September 10th, and throughout the BIFF weekend

Questions? Contact us at 413-528-8030 during regular office hours.