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Pasadena International Film Festival

Pasadena International Film Festival

Event Details for Pasadena International Film Festival

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Presented by: Pasadena International Film Festival
Pasadena, CA 91105

Passes Available

The 11th edition of the Pasadena International Film Festival (PIFF) returns from April 4-11 this year at North Hollywood's Laemmle NoHo 7.  For eight days and nights, PIFF will showcase more than 130 entrants from 15+ countries, including features, shorts, documentaries, music videos, animation, and web series. Every film programming block ends with a moderator-hosted Q&A. Mix and mingle in the lobby; have your picture taken on the red carpet, chat with the press, or hobnob with the stars.

Come out to see the stars! This year the screenings take place at the Laemmle NoHo 7 (5240 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601).

The festival will close out on Thursday, April 11, with the Great Gatsby Gala & Award Ceremony at the Der Wolf RestoBar located at 72 N. Fair Oaks Avenue, in Old Pasadena. The Red Carpet begins at 7:00 pm and the Award Ceremony takes place at 8:00 pm.   Tickets to the Great Gatsby Gala and Award Ceremony are $59 and include access to the star-studded event - black-tie optional, 1920s attire suggested (21+ only). These passes will NOT be sold at the door but can be picked up at the event.

For a complete film festival schedule, please visit To purchase festival passes visit

About PIFF  

Founded in 2013 by Jessica Hardin and Marco Neves, industry veterans and Pasadena residents, the Pasadena International Film Festival is the only competitive film festival in Pasadena, California. PIFF aims to bring high-caliber, independent cinema to a city renowned for its love of culture and the arts. Films that have won at PIFF have gone on to win at the American Pavilion Showcase at the Cannes Film Festival.  


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