2022 Festival Passes and Tickets

Meghan Ward, Photo by Paul Zizka

Festival Passes and Tickets 

On Sale October 4, 12 pm (Noon)

The 2022 Banff Centre Mountain Film and Book Festival features live events in Banff and Canmore (Oct. 29 - Nov. 6) as well as online films screened during the Festival! (Oct. 29 - Nov 6, with some award-winning films available until November 9!) 

Find out more about tickets and passes for live events and online film rentals below.
All programs/details subject to change.

Festival in Banff: Tickets

On Sale October 4
Tickets from $18-$50

View Festival in Banff Schedule and click on events you wish to purchase.

  •  Purchase your Banff Centre tickets online as service by phone will be limited and delays may be experienced.
  • In-person ticket sales are currently not available. 
  • PRIOR to purchasing your Live In-Person Festival tickets, login or create an account to confirm or update your password.  You will require an active account login to purchase selected seats. 

Find out more about Banff Centre Box Office/Tickets:
Visit our FAQ or Box Office pages 
Note: Limited Box Office hours for phone orders.

Events at Lux Cinema Banff and artsPlace Canmore: 
Tickets for events at our partner venues will be available directly through each location.

Lux Cinema Banff

artsPlace Canmore

Online Film Pass: $125 Early Bird

On Sale October 4
$125 CAD (Oct. 4 - Oct. 15) - Use the discount code EARLYBIRD when purchasing your pass.
$150 CAD (Oct. 16 - Nov. 1)

Available in Canada/USA only.
Watch films from October 29 - November 6, plus some award-winning films screened until November 9! 

This is your opportunity to choose from over 25 curated programs including mixed films and feature films. 

$125 CAD for audience members in Canada – access to 82 film finalists (81 in Ontario). Use the promo code EARLYBIRD when purchasing your pass to get the discounted rate before October 15!
For audience members in USA – due to licensing restrictions,  access 73 film finalists – check the schedule for which films are shown in Canada only. Use the discount code EARLYBIRD when purchasing your pass. 

Passholder priority films: Seven films have priority for passholders only with limited online views and tickets must be reserved beginning October 24. Passholders will receive an email reminder to reserve films with limited tickets.

  • Cost is for each household.
  • Canadian taxes included.
  • In 2022, most online programs will be available for viewing throughout the entire Festival from Saturday, October 29 through Sunday, November 6.
  • Following the film awards announcement in Banff on the evening of Sunday, November 6, award-winning films that will be available until November 9 will be announced.
  • Some programs will be released during the Festival or will be available for a shorter duration as noted in the Online Film Schedule.
  • The last chance to purchase passes is November 1. 

Online Films: Individual Program Rentals

Available from October 29
$15-$20 CAD

Available in Canada/USA only.

  • Individual program rentals will be available throughout the Virtual Festival from October 29 (8 am, MT) through November 9 (11:59 pm, MT). 
  • Due to licensing restrictions, 73 films will be shown in the USA, with 82 shown in Canada.  

View Online Festival Schedule (Coming Sept. 29)  for details of all programs. 

Want to watch lots of films?
Then you might want to try the Festival Online Film Pass and have access to your choice of all films online. 

Available until November 6, with some award-winning films online until November 9.

Live + Online: Chomolungma Patron Pass | $1000

On Sale September 29

The Chomolungma Patron Pass includes:

  • Your choice of tickets to all Festival events. (Choose from over 40 events at Banff Centre, Lux Cinema Banff,and artsPlace Canmore)
  • VIP seating in the Jenny Belzberg Theatre for all Festival programs.
  • VIP Parking
  • Festival name badge with recognition as a Chomolungma Patron
  • Opportunity to book room on-site at Banff Centre
  • Online Film Pass (Can/USA only) – Access to over 30 programs. (With 82 films in Canada and  73 films in USA due to licensing restrictions.)
  • Festival BUFF®
  • VIP Swag bag 
  • Recognition as a Chomolungma Patron in the Festival Guide
  • Recognition on the Festival websiteas a Chomolungma Patron 
  • Recognition on the Festival intermission video as a Chomolungma Patron
  • Tax-deductible receipt for donation (tax receipts issued for Canadian residents only)

To book a Chomolungma Patron Pass, please complete the form below. 

Passes must be purchased by October 15.

Reserve Chomolungma Pass (Link Coming Sept. 29!) 

Online: Aconcagua Supporter Pass | $500

On Sale September 29

Canada/USA Only

The Aconcagua Suppporter Pass includes:

  • Online Film Pass (Can/USA only) - Access over 30 programs (With 82 films in Canada and  73 films in USA due to licensing restrictions.)
  • Festival BUFF® 
  • Recognition on the Festival webpage as an Aconcagua Supporter
  • CAD tax-deductible receipt for donation (Tax receipts issued to Canadian residents only)

To book an Aconcagua Supporter Pass, please complete the form below. 

Passes must be purchased by October 15.

Reserve Aconcagua Pass (Link Coming September 29)

Find out about our Festival Partners