Tickets & Venues

Join us for R2R’S 25th anniversary, at the Roundhouse & Vancity Theatre
as well as R2R Shorts Online, from March 28 to April 6, 2023!

As a non-profit organization, we intentionally keep our prices affordable for young people and families

Ticket Info

Feature Films & Short Programs

(excludes Opening Night and Sunday Fun Day)
Adult (19+) $11 | Child/Youth/Senior (65+) $9


Opening Film & Party

Adult (19+) $15 | Child/Youth/Senior (65+) $12


Sunday Fun Day

$7 (per person) includes all short film programs, activities and breakfast


Youth Filmmakers Showcase

Adult (19+) $9 | Child/Youth/Senior (65+) $7 includes the short films program and YFS Awards Ceremony


Single-Parent Pass

$25 An unlimited pass for one adult and one child or youth. Valid at all regular Festival Screenings (excluding Opening Night).


Family Pass

$47 An unlimited pass for a family of four. Valid at all regular Festival Screenings (excluding Opening Night).


School Program Prices

Reel Focus

$225 per class for groups of up to 30 students, includes a workshop and short film program.
Workshops are for elementary school groups, by registration only here. Reel Focus Screenings are not open to the public.


Feature Focus

The feature film is $7 per student + study guide. Admission for elementary school groups is by pre-registration only here. Feature Focus screenings are open to the public.


Talent Lab

The feature film is $7 per student + study guide
Admission for middle and high school groups is by pre-registration only here. Talent Lab screenings are not open to the public.


Youth Media Conference

Admission for high school students is $10 for the day program (panel + film screening + BTS fair expo) by registration only here. The Youth Media Conference is not open to the public.


All short films programs will be presented on Eventive, a world class platform that is easy to navigate. The most cost effective way to enjoy the Festival is to purchase a pass. You will receive an ‘online ticket’ to redeem for each short film program you want to watch. No feature film will be available online for R2R 2023.

The purchase of your pass will supply you with one virtual ticket per each program on Eventive. You will be able to view the short films as many times you desire. Please be sure to access the films you want to view by April 6.

Public Price

Online Pass for one household: $40

School Program Price

Access for a single school group: $75


R2R operates out of two main venues: VIFF’s Vancity Theatre and The Roundhouse Community Centre. Our venues are conveniently located a few blocks from each other and only a few minutes walk from the Yaletown SkyTrain station (Canada Line). There is ample street parking all over downtown, and quick access to Vancouver’s many well-used bike lanes. Both venues are equipped with wheelchair access and seating. You can reserve a wheelchair spot at any show when you purchase a ticket, companion seats are free of charge.


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