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Passes for the 2019 Big Sky Documentary Film Festival are on sale now! Browse options below or visit our ticketing site to purchase. Single Screening Tickets and 5-Punch Screening Passes go on sale in January 2019, stay tuned for updates. 

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Festival Passes

A festival pass is your passport to 10 days of inspiration at the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival! Unwrap the adventure of over 200 films, live performance, special events, industry networking and the spirit of Downtown Missoula, Montana. Passes on sale now, holiday discount available November 23rd through December 31st.

Includes entry to all films, all special events and VIP parties as well as the DocShop industry conference.

Includes entry to all film screenings at the 2018 Big Sky Documentary Film Festival

WEEKEND PASS - $150 (per weekend)
Three-day All Access pass for Opening OR Closing Weekend, includes entry to all events on applicable dates including film screenings, all special events and VIP parties as well as the DocShop industry conference.

Opening Weekend Pass: February 16-18
Three full days of screenings as the lights go up on BSDFF 2019 plus VIP events including the opening night gala and opening day at DocShop.

Closing Weekend Pass: February 22-24
Three full days of screenings and VIP events including the Big Sky Awards event, awards screenings the closing night feature and the BSDFF wrap party!

A mini-passport to films at BSDFF, use your 5-Punch Pass to see any 5 films screening at the festival! Discounted price available for students and seniors. On sale in January 2019

Ticket Prices

Single Screening Ticket - $9 

Student/Senior Single Screening Ticket - $7

5-Punch Pass - $40

Student/Senior 5-Punch Pass - $30 

‚ÄčAll-Access Pass - $325

All-Screening Pass - $175

Weekend Pass (3 days of Films and Parties) - $150

DocShop Pass - $150


Passes purchased in advance will be available for pickup at the Festival HQ (2019 location TBD).

Student price available for K-12 and university students. Senior price availble for seniors 65+. Be prepared to show an ID.

Single Tickets purchased in advance are available at Will Call at the door. Seats for pre-purchased ticket holders guaranteed until 10 minutes prior to screening time. Please arrive early. 

IMPORTANT! Pass holders will have immediate entrance to the theater. We recommend you arrive at least 15 minutes early for all daytime screenings and at least 20 minutes early for all evening screenings if you're purchasing tickets at the door. Barring any unforeseen technical difficulties, SCREENINGS WILL START ON TIME.