Where does the Twin Cities Film Fest take place?
Our Annual Event takes place at the Showplace ICON Theatre at the Shops at the West End
The Showplace ICON Theatre
1625 West End Blvd
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
How much is an individual ticket and where can they be purchased?
Individual tickets for non-gala films are $12, gala films are $20. Individual tickets may be purchased on our website HERE or at the ShowPlace ICON Theatre box office. ICON Box Office Hours are Monday-Friday 11:30am-11:00pm and Saturday-Sunday 9:00am-11:30pm. You can also visit our film line up HERE for information regarding each specific film.
What is a gala film?
Gala films are exclusive sneak peaks of studio films before having their mainstream release. These films are also the films creating awards buzz in the media and have special guests in attendance. Additional TCFF gala films are the official opening night film, centerpiece film, and closing night film.
Are film passes available?
Yes! Film passes are available HERE. There are different levels of passes. Silver passes are $50 for 5 non-gala films, Gold passes are $80 for 10 non-gala films, Platinum passes are $120 for 12 non-gala films +2 gala films. We also have a GALA Pass available for Purchase! Purchased passes MUST be picked up in the TCFF Office (1621 West End Blvd. St. Louis Park, MN 55416) and then redeemed at the ICON Theatre box office for physical tickets. Passes ARE transferable.
Where do I pick up my silver, gold or platinum pass after completing my online purchase?
All passes purchased online MUST be picked up in person at the TCFF office (1621 West End Blvd. St. Louis Park, MN 55416). TCFF office hours October 1-20 from 4pm-8pm and October 19-29 from 10am-9pm.
Note: All passes must be redeemed at the ICON Theatre box office.
How do I reserve seats after purchasing a silver, gold or platinum pass online?
After receiving your silver, gold or platinum pass at the TCFF office, proceed to the ICON Theatre Box Office to reserve your seats for your selected films or reserve seats online. Passes may be used on one film or split between multiple films based on your allotted number of tickets per pass.
Note: You may select and reserve seats for each film in advance (recommended); you do not need to wait until the day of your chosen film to reserve seats. Unclaimed seats will be released 20 minutes prior to start time
Are patrons allowed to take photos and walk on the red carpet?
Yes! We encourage you to take photos on the red carpet and share your experience via your social media networks and TCFF’s networks on Facebook or Twitter.
What are TCFF Educational Events and where are they located?
TCFF holds several educational events throughout the festival. Panel discussions with industry professionals, filmmakers and special guests are always on top of consumers list to attend and enjoy! Most educational events are free to the public with some exceptions. Locations for the events are either inside the ICON Theatres or at the TCFF Lounge!
What is a TCFF mixer?
Each night TCFF will hold a mixer, hosted at The Shops at West End, where film fest attendees and filmmakers can go to enjoy entertainment, light snacks, drinks and network and mingle with fellow film lovers. Admission for entry is a same day TCFF ticket stub, festival lanyard OR for General Public – Opening & Closing Nights – $20/All Other Nights – $10.
I am unable to attend the Twin Cities Film Fest, but would like to support the cause. How can I make a tax deductible donation?
You can make a donation via our PayPal link or by sending a check in the mail. Please, see our Donations page for more details.