Find more information in our frequently asked questions and answers.

Where does the festival take place?

When does the festival take place?

Ostend Film Festival 2024 will take place from 26 January to 3 February 2024.  

When will the completed programme be online?

Full programming will be announced in de month before the festival. 

When does the ticket sale start?

The ticket sale will start in december. 

Where can I find information on ticket sales and prices?

Information about the ticket sale can be found on our Ticket info page.

 go to Ticket info

Are the seats numbered?

No, the seats are not numbered. If you want to be sure of a suitable seat for you, be sure to arrive on time!

How do I keep up to date with the latest festival news?

Don’t miss anything of the Film Festival with the FFO newsletter. You can also follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, TikTok en LinkedIn. You can register at the bottom of this page via the purple bar.

What’s the deadline to buy a festival pass?

You can buy a festival pass before or during the festival.

Buy festival pass

Do I qualify for a reduced rate?

The reduced rate is intended for people under the age of 26 and people over 60.

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Are there film screenings for visually impaired or blind people?

Is Film Festival Ostend accessible for people using a wheelchair?

All Festival locations are wheelchair accessible.

Check the accessibility of all locations here 

I’m a filmmaker. How do I send in my film?

The materials for all submissions (online application form and screener) should be delivered by 1 November.

Send in your movie

Does the festival offer internships for students?

At FFO, we offer a unique look behind the scenes, a delightful festival and a valuable contribution to your resume. You can always contact us with your resume and an application letter.

Contact us 

How do I become a volunteer?

Each year we are looking for volunteers for different positions: reception, drivers, editorial staff. You can apply via an online application form.

Become a volunteer 

I can’t be present, can I get my money back?

Tickets will not be paid back, except when a screening is canceled.

How do I contact FFO?

You can contact us via mail or on the following number 059 50 25 00. 

Contact us 


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