Ticketing Info

MQFF turns 30! Screening from 12-23 March 2020 the Melbourne Queer Film Festival will showcase the best in new and retrospective LGBTIQ+ cinema with a wide array of features, shorts and documentaries to make you laugh, cry and think. Each year our Program Director scours the globe to bring you only the best – and we can’t wait to show you what we have on offer!

Program Launch will be in early to mid February.
Opening Night will be on Thursday, 12 March.
Closing Night will be on Sunday, 22 March,
Encore screenings of the festival’s highlights will be screened on Monday, 23 March.

Keep your eyes peeled for more information, including advance pass sales, coming soon.


Check out our FAQ Page to see if we have an A to your Q!

For ticketing assistance, email info@mqff.com.au  or call 03 8663 2329 during festival hours.

Ticketing Terms and Conditions

Passes and tickets for MQFF 2020 will be on sale soon. Buy online on the session pages or through the app. Download MQFF for Android here. Download MQFF for iOS here.

MQFF Ticket Prices

Single Tickets

Full $21 / Concession $18 / Member $17 (plus booking fees) / Group Bookings (10+) $17

Booking fees range from $2.40 to $5 depending on total booking amount. All special events pricing is displayed on the session page.


All-In Pass – $356 Member

3 Film Pass – $58 Full / $50 Concession / $47 Member
5 Film Pass – $93 Full / $80 Concession / $75 Member
7 Film Pass – $128 Full / $109 Concession / $103 Member
10 Film Pass – $175 Full / $150 Concession / $140 Member

Plus booking fees online, over the phone or in person.

Get your Pass today


How to Buy Tickets

Select, book and print your tickets at home. Browse the program on the website, click on a film, and scroll to the payment options at the bottom of the page. Select your tickets, click ‘Add to Cart’, and follow the instructions to ‘Checkout’.

Download the app
Browse and purchase tickets on the official MQFF iPhone or Android app. No printing required – bring your smartphone, to be scanned at the door.

At the Box Office
ACMI Tickets and Information Desk during the festival from 10am to late.
Kino Cinemas and Cinema Nova MQFF pop up box office opens 1 hour prior to MQFF session start times



Companion Card and Wheelchair Bookings
MQFF supports and accepts the Companion Card. All MQFF venues are wheelchair accessible and have accessible toilets. All MQFF cinemas have assistive listening via an audio loop through the t-switch on a hearing aid, or audio headset.

Companion Card tickets and wheelchair spaces cannot be booked online. To book tickets using your Companion Card, to book a wheelchair space, or to advise us of your access needs please contact the office.

Contact: info@mqff.com.au or 03 9662 4147.


Admission conditions

The Classification Board grants MQFF special customs and censorship clearances that mean all audience members must be 18 years or over except where indicated.

Concession tickets  
Full-time students, pensioners, unwaged, seniors, MIFF, ACMI and Palace Cinema members are entitled to concession prices with a valid concession or membership card.

Refunds policy
All purchases are non-refundable, except in the case of a cancelled session. If you have purchased tickets you are no longer able to use, you are able to Exchange these tickets for another session for $1.50 online or $3 in person or over the phone.


Download the 2019 Program Guide

Download the 2019 Program Guide