Our 2024 West Chester International Short Film Festival will be held Friday, April 26 – Sunday, April 28.  Tickets are on sale now!  

Ticket Price

$15 per 2 hour block of films.

$12 with Senior Citizen or valid Student I.D. 

$10 per Pop-Up blocks.

$30 Opening Night Party

$60 Closing Night Party

Get tickets for our Pop-Ups! The cost is of each pop-up is only $10! When you purchase tickets online in advance, please print your receipt or have a copy of your receipt on your smart phone. When you arrive at the venue, your tickets will be checked.  Tickets will also be available at the door.

 

Get tickets for our Opening Night Party held on Friday, April 26 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at Uptown Knauer Performing Arts Center, 226 N. High Street, West Chester, PA 19380.  OPEN to the PUBLIC. Celebrate the kick off of the 2024 West Chester Film Festival! Enjoy a great evening of cocktails, delicious hors d’oeuvres, camaraderie, and of course….  FILM! Not sure which films to watch? Come to the Opening Night Party to get a sneak peek of all the films screening throughout the weekend! Tickets are $30 and may be purchased online or at the door on Friday evening. 
Get tickets for out Closing Night Party held on Sunday, April 28 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm at Uptown Knauer Performing Arts Center, 226 N. High Street, West Chester, PA 19380OPEN to the PUBLIC Please join us for this fun wrap-up to the Film Festival weekend, and find out if your favorite films of the weekend have won the coveted “Chester”! The West Chester Film Festival’s beloved Award, the “Chester” is a one of a kind blown glass sculpture designed by Brett Walker and hand-crafted by Scott Krenitsky of Reading’s GoggleWorks Center for the Arts. The Best Woman Filmmaker will receive a $500 award presented by the Regional Center for Women in the Arts. Beverages and light nosh will be provided. Following the Awards Presentation, you’ll get to see some of the award-winning films one last time! Tickets are $60 and may be purchased online or at the door on Sunday evening.
Online Ticket Instructions
When you purchase tickets online in advance, please print your receipt or have a copy of your receipt on your smart phone.  When you arrive at the venue, your tickets will be checked and you will be given a ballot to vote for your favorite film in the block. At the end of the block, please return the ballot to the attendant.  Thank you!

April 26 5:30 pm Opening Night Party – Purchase Tickets to April 26 5:30 pm Opening Night Party
April 26 7:00 PM Film Showing –Purchase Tickets to April 26 7:00 pm Showing
April 26 9:30 PM Horror Pop-Up – Purchase Your Ticket to the Horror Pop-Up
April 27 9:30 AM Saturday Morning Workshop – Purchase Your Ticket to the Saturday Workshop – You Can’t Fix Everything in Post
April 27 11:00 AM Film Showing – Purchase Tickets to April 27 11:00 am Showing
April 27 1:15 PM Film Showing – Purchase Tickets to April 27 1:15 pm Showing
April 27 3:30 PM Pennsylvania Stories Pop-Up  – Purchase Your Ticket to Pennsylvania Stories Pop-Up
April 27 6:00 PM Film Showing – Purchase Tickets to April 27 6:00 pm Showing
April 27 8:30 PM Film Showing – Purchase Tickets to April 27 8:30 pm Showing
April 28 9:30 AM Sunday Morning Workshop – Purchase Your Ticket to the Sunday Morning Workshop – After the Festivals
April 28 11:00 AM Coffee & Cartoons Pop-Up – Purchase Your Ticket to Coffee & Cartoons Pop-Up
April 28 1:00 PM Film Showing – Purchase Tickets to April 28 1:00 pm Showing
April 28 3:30 PM Film Showing – Purchase Tickets to April 28 3:30 pm Showing
April 28 6:00 PM Closing Night Party – Purchase Tickets to the April 28 6:00 pm Closing Night Party 

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