Online Festival Ticket Info

This year our film festival is being presented entirely online from March 3 at 12PM Pacific Time (PST) until March 13, 2022 at 9:30PM PDT. Extended to March 20!


Tickets provide access to the selected film for online viewing within BC or Canada only – this information will be displayed at time of selection. All films will be available to view at any time you like from March 3-13 (except for some films which have a narrower availability window – check film listing). From the time you click PLAY, you will have 72 hours to finish watching the film. Each film is available for one viewing. You must finish watching by 11:59PM PDT on March 13. Extended to March 20!

New to watching films online? Please consult our streaming guide.


Visa, Mastercard, and American Express accepted. Processing fee and GST applied at checkout.


Email film@vjff.orgWe’ll reply within one business day.

All-Access Festival Pass: Your Best Value!

Our Festival Pass is just $72 – half the price of our in-person pass of previous festivals. Enjoy the same unlimited film selection… while saving on driving or parking costs!

Watching together with family or friends? Consider making an $18 donation at the checkout cart to help support the Film Festival. All donations receive a tax receipt.

Festival Pass: $72


Once your purchase is complete, you will be sent your order confirmation with the link to login to the watch portalNOTE: Use the same email and password that you used to purchase your Pass.

5-Film Pack: $36

Save $14 over individual ticket cost for five films of your choice. (Titles must be selected and redeemed before viewing.)


  1. Once your purchase is complete, you will be sent an Order Confirmation email.
  2. To select your 5 films, log back in to your Elevent account here. (Note: All films do not have to be selected at once but a film MUST be selected in your Elevent account before you can view it on the watch portal.) Add each film to your cart (there will be a $0 option) and check out. If you don’t see a $0 option, you are not logged in.
  3. Once your selection is complete, you will receive a Virtual Access email (starting 11AM, March 3 for most films) with a voucher code and link to the watch portal (where our films are streaming from) starting on March 3 at 12 noon PST.

Single Film: $10

Household viewing

Browse the Festival titles and pick a film, then buy single tickets on the film's listing page.


  1. Once your purchase is complete, you will be sent an order confirmation email.
  2. Starting 11AM, March 3 (or one hour before screening time for certain films with more limited access times) you’ll receive a Virtual Access email with a voucher code and the link to the watch portal (where our films are streaming from) starting March 3 at 12 noon PST.

Additional Content

Some of our films have live and/or pre-recorded Q&As with the filmmakers. Look for the applicable button on the film’s viewing page on the watch portal to access this content.

Technical Assistance

Check out our streaming FAQ for complete instructions on how to watch our streamed content. For help not covered here, please email


Membership is annual and required by BC law for each person 18+. This year, membership is automatically included in your first ticket purchase.


All sales are final. No refunds. All films are presented in their original language with English subtitles.

Charitable Registration No. 89254 4065 RR0001. You can also support us with an annual donation of $36, $72, $144 or $250. Click here to find out more about being a Festival Supporter!