Tickets and passes

The 26th SCAD Savannah Film Festival returns Oct. 21-28, 2023.


Tickets for the 2023 festival go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 6, 2023. Tickets will be available for purchase online at, in person at the SCAD Box Office, 216 E. Broughton St., or by phone at 912.525.5050.


Passes for the 2023 SCAD Savannah Film Festival are on sale now. Passes allow access to many or all of the screenings and events during the festival, offering patrons the best chance of being admitted to the festival events they wish to attend. Pass levels have different tiers of festival access. There is no deadline for purchasing passes, but they do sell out quickly.

Purchased passes will be available for pickup at the SCAD Box Office, 216 E. Broughton St., starting Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2023.

Savannah Daytime Pass — $150

Priority entry and access to all screenings and panels prior to 6 p.m.

Spotlight Pass — $300

Priority entry and access to all screenings and panels prior to 6 p.m. Tickets to four (4) evening Gala Screenings (Gala Screening selections must be made via the festival ticketing concierge prior to pass pickup). Access to the passholder exclusive Director's Choice screening.

Marquee Pass — $500

Priority entry and access to all screenings, panels, and the passholder exclusive Director's Choice screening.

Tickets and passes for all SCAD Savannah Film Festival events are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. All sales are final.


Pass and ticket policy

Access to the SCAD Savannah Film Festival requires a ticket or a pass. SCAD Savannah Film Festival passes are non-transferable and non-refundable. All sales are final.

Due to audience capacities, only purchased tickets will be honored. You cannot swap tickets.

Performers, speakers, artists, and other scheduled talent are subject to change or cancellation at any time without notice. No refund will be owed if any performers, speakers, artists, or other scheduled talent, performance, or group is changed or canceled and the event still occurs.

Using a festival pass or ticket signifies your agreement to all terms and conditions.

Additional policies

By participating in or attending the SCAD Savannah Film Festival, you acknowledge that it is a public event and that you have no expectation of privacy. You irrevocably grant permission to SCAD, its affiliated companies and their agents, contractors, licensors, licensees, representatives, sponsors, partners, successors, and assigns, and anyone authorized by them, in perpetuity on a worldwide basis, to utilize your name, image, likeness, social media handles, written text, voice, performance, and biographical data, in whole or in part, in any medium now or hereafter known (i.e., live or recorded audio, video, photographic images, quotes, print, etc.), for any and all purposes, including without limitation in any and all advertising, marketing, or publicity materials associated with the SCAD Savannah Film Festival and SCAD, in any and all manner and media now known or hereafter devised worldwide without further authorization from or compensation to you, and you hereby waive any and all such rights and claims that you may have with respect to such use of your likeness.

Media policy

Recording, photographing, or broadcasting any SCAD Savannah Film Festival sessions and screenings for any non-pass holders, in whole or in part, is not permitted. This includes any recording or photographing for personal use and broadcasting for non-commercial purposes.

You may not transmit or assist in the transmission of any aspect of the SCAD Savannah Film Festival. This includes posting or live-streaming pictures, video, audio clips, or other recordings of the SCAD Savannah Film Festival on social media, on your personal website, via email, or otherwise.

Security policy

By attending the SCAD Savannah Film Festival, including all virtual and in-person events, you agree to the terms of use. SCAD reserves the right to refuse items that may cause a danger or disruption to the event or to other patrons. Any patron who is in possession of prohibited items, even in the virtual environment, may be denied entry or ejected from the event.

Tickets, passes, and privileges may be revoked without refund at any time for any reason at the sole discretion of SCAD, without any liability to the SCAD Savannah Film Festival or SCAD. By purchasing a ticket, pass, or other SCAD Savannah Film Festival materials, you hereby release and hold harmless SCAD and its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, successors, assigns, licensors, and licensees, and their respective officers, directors, employees, contractors, and agents from any claims resulting in connection with a SCAD Savannah Film Festival event.