Passes + Tickets

    How to Purchase

    All pass and ticket sales are handled by the Duke University Box Office. Purchases can be made online, by phone, or in person. 

    Please see the ‘Box Office Hours + Locations’ for additional information.

     

    Purchase Passes + Ticket Packages

    Festival Passes

    ON SALE: February 12, 2019 at 11:00 am
    Please read the terms & conditions prior to purchase. All sales are final.

    Fanatic Pass $325SOLD OUT

    THIS PASS IS NON-REFUNDABLE
    • Admission for one person to 15 film screenings or special events (with ticket)
    • Entry to the Closing Night Reception
    • Early access to ticket reservations beginning March 20th at 11:00 am
    • Entry to films via the Last Minute Line (space permitting)
    • One 2019 Full Frame tote bag

     

    Flex Pass $210SOLD OUT

    THIS PASS IS NON-REFUNDABLE
    • Admission for one person to 10 film screenings or special events (with ticket)
    • Entry to the Closing Night Reception
    • Early access to ticket reservations beginning March 22nd at 11:00 am
    • Entry to films via the Last Minute Line (space permitting)
    • One 2019 Full Frame tote bag

     

    Fun Pass $100SOLD OUT

    THIS PASS IS NON-REFUNDABLE
    • Admission for one person to 5 film screenings (with ticket)
    • Entry to the Closing Night Reception
    • Early access to ticket reservations beginning March 26th at 11:00 am
    • Entry to films via the Last Minute Line (space permitting)

     

    Rush Pass $30

    VALID ONLY IN THE LAST MINUTE LINE
    THIS PASS IS NON-REFUNDABLE
    • Entry for one person to all film screenings via the Last Minute Line (space permitting)
    • Seating is first come, first served
    • No access to ticket reservations
    • Rush Passes do not provide entry to the Closing Night Reception

     

    Ticket Packages

    6-Pack $100Sold Out

    THIS TICKET PACKAGE IS NON-REFUNDABLE
    • 6 film tickets to one or more screenings
    • Early access to ticket reservations beginning March 27th at 11:00 am
    • Ticket Packages do not include Last Minute Line access

     

    Sunday 4-Pack $25

    VALID ONLY ON SUNDAY, APRIL 7
    THIS TICKET PACKAGE IS NON-REFUNDABLE
    • 4 film tickets to one or more Sunday screenings
    • Ticket reservations can be made online or in the Festival Box Office April 4 – 7, 2019
    • Ticket Packages do not include Last Minute Line access

     

    Makers Pass

    The Makers Pass is reserved for filmmakers who have previously screened at the festival and industry members. Eligible filmmakers must be credited in one of the following roles: Director, Producer, Cinematographer, or Editor. Application opens Feb 1. Send questions to Lani Simeona.

    APPLICATIONS FOR FULL FRAME 2019 ARE NOW CLOSED

    Makers Pass $200SOLD OUT

    APPLICATION REQUIRED
    THIS PASS IS NON-REFUNDABLE
    • Admission for one person to 10 film screenings (with ticket)
    • Ticketless entry for one person to the Opening Night Party and Awards Barbecue
    • Entry for one person to the Filmmaker Party, Saturday Night Bash, and Closing Night Reception
    • Early access to ticket reservations beginning March 22nd at 11:00 am
    • Entry to films via the Last Minute Line (space permitting)
    • One 2019 Full Frame tote bag

    Single Tickets

    ON SALE: March 28, 2019 at 11:00 am
    Please read the terms & conditions prior to purchase. All sales are final.

    Individual tickets will no longer be sold in the Last Minute Line. NEW THIS YEAR: if you plan to see more than one film via the Last Minute Line, consider purchasing a Rush Pass! 

    Film Ticket $16

    TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE

    General film ticket purchases.

    There is an 8-ticket limit per film.

    For information on group tickets (10 or more), please contact Lani Simeona for details.

    The Opening Night Film is not eligible for group ticket sales.

    Film Ticket - Discount $14

    TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE

    Students/Teachers, Military, Duke ID, Seniors (65+), Fire/Police Personnel only.

    You must have a valid photo ID to purchase.

    There is an 8-ticket limit per film.

    For information on group tickets (10 or more), please contact Lani Simeona for details.

    The Opening Night Film is not eligible for group ticket sales.

    Box Office Hours + Locations

    ONLINE

    Passes & Ticket Packages: February 12 – until sold out
    Single Tickets: March 28 – April 7

    BY PHONE

    Passes & Ticket Packages: February 12 – until sold out
    Single Tickets: March 28 – April 2

    Duke University Box Office
    (919) 684-4444
    Monday-Friday, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

    IN PERSON

    Passes & Ticket Packages: February 12 – until sold out
    Single Tickets: March 28 – April 2

    Duke University Box Office
    125 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27710
    Monday-Friday, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

    Single Tickets: April 3 – April 7

    Festival Box Office
    301 West Morgan Street, Durham, NC 27701 (Durham Convention Center)
    Wednesday, 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Thursday, 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
    Friday-Saturday, 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
    Sunday, 9:00 am – 7:00 pm

    Terms and Conditions

    FILMS + SCREENINGS

    Passholders with tickets and single ticket holders must arrive 30 minutes prior to a show time to ensure availability of seats. Unclaimed seats will be filled by passholders in the LAST MINUTE LINE 15 minutes prior to show time. Late seating is not permitted.

    Passes alone do not provide entry. You must have a ticket to attend films and special events.

    All audience members must leave the theater following each screening. Saving seats between shows is not permitted.

    LAST MINUTE LINE

    “Last Minute Line Only” status means that all tickets have been distributed. However, seats often become available prior to each screening. To gain entry to a film via the Last Minute Line, you must be a passholder or have a ticket voucher. Please arrive at the theater at least 30-45 minutes prior to show time. Seating is first come, first served (space permitting).

    SPECIAL EVENTS

    The Opening Night Party and Awards Barbecue are ticketed events. You must have a ticket to attend. 

    OTHER

    Cameras and recording devices are not permitted in the theater. Please silence all cellular phones and other devices when in the theater.

    All screenings are ADA compliant with wheelchair and assisted listening accessibility. 

    The recording of any audio or video is strictly prohibited in all theaters of the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival without prior authorization. Anyone found to be making any such recording shall be subject to removal from the theater, revocation of any pass allowing entrance to the festival without refund, and confiscation of any equipment and storage media used in the recording and criminal and/or civil prosecution.

    Questions? Check out the Box Office FAQ.