ASFF Festival Hub is Now Open: Experience Film. Explore York

Taking place across the city of York, ASFF celebrates independent short film from around the world. This morning, the team officially opened the Festival Hub at Visit York. In preparation for the busy four days ahead, audiences will be able to purchase and pick-up their Screening Passes and tickets every day from 9.00am until 5.00pm (Sunday untuil 4.00pm).

Located in the heart of the city, Visit York, the official tourist information centre, is the perfect place to kick-start your festival experience, and learn more about the 300 films screening across 15 dynamic venues. With films spanning a wide selection of genres including drama, animation, fashion, documentary and artists’ film, as well as a fantastic series of masterclass, workshops, and industry networking events, there’s plenty of choice for everyone. We’ve also compiled a medley of films especially for younger viewers in our Family Friendly screening.

Passes and Tickets available at the Festival Hub –

4 Day Screening Pass
An all-inclusive 4-day pass for all screenings across the city. Includes access to all venues for complete freedom of choice with regard to your festival experience. Mix and match your favourite venues, genres and the best screening times for you, and between your selected screenings enjoy shopping, a drink or something to eat in the beautiful city centre. See our While in York Page for inspiration. This ticket is valid during the entire festival from the start on Thursday 6 November until the end on Sunday 9 November.
Adult £30, Senior £27, Student £27, Child (4-12) £18, Family (2 adults, 2 children) £72.

Day Screening Pass
If you can’t spend the whole weekend exploring ASFF, this is your ticket to all the events on your chosen day of the film festival programme. The Day Screening Pass is valid for the duration of your selected day, 10.00am until 11.00pm : choose from Early Doors Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday. Includes guest programmes.
Adult £15, Senior £13.50, Student £13.50, Child (4-12) £9.60, Family (2 adults, 2 children) £36.

Single Screening Ticket
This single ticket is valid for one screening at any venue from 6 – 9 November 2014. The ticket holder may attend any screening at all locations across the city, allowing you to see the film you want to, at your preferred venue, and enjoy free time in York in between.
Adult £5, Senior £4, Student £4, Child (4-12) £3.50.

ASFF also offers an exclusive deal to Single Screening Ticket holders: Buy One and Trade It In. If you’ve bought a single ticket and enjoyed your ASFF experience, you can see more with our trade in offer at the Festival Hub. Turn in your single ticket and receive £5 discount – making a Day Pass £10 and a Weekend Pass £25.

Please note: If you have purchased tickets online, you will need to exchange your email receipt for a Screening Pass at the Festival Hub before you can access the screenings.

For more information about ASFF screenings and special events, see the programme here.

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1. Courtesy of Jim Poyner Photography.