Practical information

PROGRAMME 

The full festival programme will be released October 24, but tickets to selected screenings are already on sale – see our program site for more info. 

Follow Films from the South on Facebook and attend our festival event for updates on films, guests and events leading up to the festival. 

 

CINEMAS

 

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1. KLINGENBERG CINEMA

Olav Vs gate 4
Open: Weekdays 15.30 - 21.15 / Weekends: 15.00 - 21.15
Transport: Train, subway, bus or tram to Nationaltheatret 

2. VIKA CINEMA

Ruseløkkveien 14
Open: Weekdays 14.00 - 22.00 / Weekend 12.30 – 22.00
Vika cinema has a minimum age limit of 18 years due to the serving of alcohol. Underaged individuals are still welcome to watch films as long as they are accompanied by an adult and the film`s age limit is complied.
Transport: Train, subway, bus or tram to Nationaltheatret.

3. CINEMATEKET

Dronningens gate 16
Open: Weekdays from 10.00 / Saturdays from 12.00 / screening / Sunday 13.00 - until the beginning of the last screening.
The café is open during the opening hours of Cinemateket.
Transport: Walking distance from Oslo S, bus to Kvadraturen, tram to Dronningens gate.

4. VEGA SCENE

Hausmannsgate 28
Open: Monday - Wednesday 11.00 - 21.00 / Thursday - Friday 12100 - 24.00 / Saturday 12.00 – 24.00 / Sunday 12.00 - 21.00
Transport: Subway to Grønland, bus to Jakob kirke, tram to Lilletorget.

5. KULTURKIRKEN JAKOB

Hausmanns gate 14
Transport: Subway to Grønland, bus to Jakob kirke, tram to Lilletorget.

6. VIPPA

Akershusstranda 25, Skur 40, Vippetangen
Transport: Bus line 60 to Vippetangen, or self-driving shuttle bus (line 35) from Kontraskjæret. Ten minutes walking distance from Oslo S. 


All cinemas are in walking and biking distance from each other.



TICKET CATEGORIES AND PRICES

SINGLE TICKET: 130 kr
FULL FESTIVAL TICKET: 1235 kr
FULL FESTIVAL TICKET STUDENT: 780 kr

OTHER TICKET CATEGORIES: 

OPENING FILM, CLOSING FILM AND SPECIAL SCREENINGS: 145 kr
CULINARY CINEMA AT KULTURKIRKEN JAKOB: 249 kr
149 kr with a festival pass
MEMBERS OF CINEMATEKET: 100 kr
Only valid for single tickets from Cinemateket.
TICKETS FOR «BARNAS SØRFILM» AT CINEMATEKET: 80 kr
50 kr for members of Barnas Cinematek. Adults without children pay regular price.
«VEGAVENN»: 112 kr
Discount only available at Vega Scene.
CHILDREN TICKETS  FOR «BARNAS SØRFILM» AT VEGA SCENE: 100 kr
Adults pay regular price.

 

WHERE TO GET FULL FESTIVAL TICKETS AND SINGLE TICKETS

The Full Festival Ticket can be bought through our website here, and at Vika kino, Saga kino, Klingenberg kino, Vega Scene and Cinemateket from October 15. A valid student I.D. must be presented when purchasing a Full Festival Ticket with student discount. 

Single tickets to the screenings can be bought online, or in the cinema where the screening is held. Tickets for select screenings are on sale from October 15, and all tickets are on sale from October 24. 

 

HOW TO USE THE FULL FESTIVAL TICKET

The Full Festival Ticket is personal and gives free entrance to all screenings during the festival, exept for the Culinry Cinema in Kulturkirken Jakob, where you get a discounted ticket. Tickets to individual screenings must be booked beforehand and there is a possibility that some screenings will be sold out. It is not possible to get tickets to films that are running simultaneously. Both the Full Festival Ticket and the ticket for the individual screening can be controlled when entering the cinema. 

Full Festival Ticket holders can also book tickets online by using the codes printed on the card. There are different ways of booking tickets at each cinema due to their ticketing systems. 

Booking tickets to screenings at Vika and Klingenberg:

  1. Select a screening
  2. Select ticket category «FFS Festivalpass» and amount of tickets (only one ticket for each Full Festival Ticket)
  3. Type in the entire code on the back of the Full Festival Ticket (FFS + 13 digits).
  4. Type in cell phone number, name and e-mail address.
  5. Complete the transaction
  6. You will receive an SMS with a link to your ticket. The ticket’s QR-code must be shown when entering the screening room.

Booking tickets to screenings at Cinemateket:

To be able to book tickets online at Cinemateket, you will need to register your full festival ticket at cinemateket.no/oppdater-medlem. Select the category «Film fra Sør» and enter the last six digits of the code printed on the front of the Full Festival Ticket Card. Then enter your phone number. You will now be able to log in by clicking "Medlem" in the upper right corner of the page. You can register your name and e-mail adress on your profile page. 

You book your tickets by following these steps:

  1. Select «Medlem» in the top right corner at Cinemateket.no before you select screening.
  2. Log in by using your phone number. Enter the verification code you recieve by SMS.
  3. Select screening and amount of tickets (only one ticket for each Full Festival Ticket).
  4. Select «kjøp billett» and «til betaling».
  5. Select «gå til betaling» to complete the transaction. It is only possible to book one ticket per transaction.
  6. You will receive an SMS (and e-mail) with a link to your ticket. The ticket’s QR-code must be shown upon entering the screening.

Booking tickets to screenings at Vega Scene:

  1. Select screening
  2. Choose category«FFS Festivalpass», and amount of tickets (only one ticket for each Full Festival Ticket)
  3. In a new pop-up window, enter the code printed on the front of your Full festival Ticket, and enter «2019» i in the field named «pin-kode».
  4. Enter e-mail adress, name and phone number (optional – recieving a ticket confirmation by SMS costs 3 kr).
  5. You will receive an e-mail with your ticket as a PDF-file attached. The ticket’s QR-code must be shown opon entering the screening.

Special screenings:

You can buy a discounted ticket to the screenings in Kulturkirken Jakob on November 14 through our website if you have a Full Festival Ticket. 

The special screening at Vippa on November 9 has free entrance - be there early to save a good seat. 

 

FREE SEATING

All screenings have free seating, so we recommended you come early. The good news is that you and your friends can buy tickets separately and still sit together during the film.

All films start on time.

 

ACCESSBILITY

All the festival cinemas are wheelchair accessible, except from Vika 1, because the chair elevator is defect. Contact the cinemas directly if you have any questions.   

 

AGE LIMITS

All films screened during the Films from the South Festival have age limits. You can read about them in our festival magazine and on our webpage. Parents can bring children that are up to three years younger than the age limit on films screened during the festival. The minimum age limit of 18 years is however absolute and not subject to exemptions. 

Information about age limits in general can be found at www.medietilsynet.no

  

SUBTITLES 

You can find information about which language the films’ subtitles are in below each film review on our program site and in our festival magazine.

 

FURTHER INFORMATION 

The Films from the South Festival’s will have information stands in all our cinemas during the festival. Here, our volunteers will help you pick and choose between this year’s festival films and answer any practical questions you may have about the festival. 

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Questions? Contact us on (+47) 92 32 96 56 or mail@festivalkontoret.no