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Registration Hours:

Driskill Hotel:
604 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701
Wednesday, Oct 24, 12pm–11pm
Thursday, Oct 25, 8am–11pm
Friday, Oct 26, 8am–11pm
Saturday, Oct 27, 8am–9pm
Sunday, Oct 28, 10am–5pm

Tech Center:
900 Congress Ave., Suite 201
Monday & Tuesday 12pm-6:30pm
Wednesday & Thursday 12pm–5pm


Capital Metro’s Park & Ride Fall GET DOWN – for FREE programming Saturday, October 27th

Cap Metro can get you to the Austin Film Festival without the hassle of fighting traffic and searching for a spot downtown or dealing with surge pricing. Better yet, register and ride for free! AFF registrants get a free Cap Metro Day Pass if they opt-in by October 15th that lets you ride buses and MetroRail at no charge! Cap Metro serves each theatre and event venue with High-Frequency routes that travel every 15 minutes, 7 days a week. Use the CapMetro App to access your free Day Pass and plan your trip. Registrants will receive a link to opt-in in their confirmation email. Registrants must opt-in by October 15th to be eligible.


Film Venues:

Alamo Drafthouse Village
2700 W Anderson Lane
Austin, TX 78757
www.drafthouse.com/village

512-861-7030

🚌 Routes 3, 5, 19, 323, 324 & 803 will get you there

 

Galaxy Highland 10 Theatre (3 Screens)
6700 Middle Fiskville Road
Austin, TX 78752
http://www.galaxytheatres.com

512-467-6165
🚌 Routes 7, 300, 337, 350 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

The Hideout Theatre
617 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
www.HideoutTheatre.com
512-443-3688
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

The Long Center for the Performing Arts: Debra and Kevin Rollins Theatre
701 W Riverside Drive
Austin, TX 78704
512-474-5664
🚌 Routes 1, 3, 7, 10, 20, 30, 801, 803 & 985 will get you there!

 

Paramount Theatre
713 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
512-472-5470
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

The State Theatre
719 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
http://www.austintheatre.org/
512-472-5470
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

Personal items policy for the Paramount and State Theatres:

NOT permitted:

  • No large bags over 14″ x 12″ x 6″ in size
  • No food or beverage of any kind
  • No weapons of any shape or size (including firearms, explosives, pocket knives, etc.)
  • No cameras or recorders of any kind

ALLOWED but subject to inspection:

  • Bags smaller than 14″ x 12″ x 6″
  • Diaper bags (when a child is present)
  • Medically necessary items (including breast pumps)
  • Jackets and coats

Please note: This list is in no way exhaustive, and other items may be prohibited at the discretion of Austin Theatre Alliance management.

 

St. David’s Episcopal Church (Bethell Hall)
301 E 8th Street
Austin, TX 78701
512-610-3550
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!


Conference Venues:

800 Congress
800 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
www.800congressevents.com
512-213-0444
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

Central Presbyterian Church
200 E. 8th Street
Austin, TX 78701
www.cpcaustin.org/
512-472-2445
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

The Driskill Hotel
604 Brazos Street
Austin, TX 78701
www.driskillhotel.com
512-439-1234
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

InterContinental Stephen F Austin
701 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
www.austin.intercontinental.com/
512-457-8800
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

St. David’s Episcopal Church
301 E 8th Street
Austin, TX 78701
http://www.stdavidschurch.org/
512-472-1196
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

Austin Film Festival Tent
700 Block of Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
800-310-3378
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!


Party Venues:

Austin American-Statesman
305 S Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78704
512-445-4040
🚌 Routes 1, 7, 10, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

The Austin Club
110 E 9th Street
Austin, TX 78701
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

Buffalo Billiards
201 E 6th Street
Austin, TX 78701
512-479-7665
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

Easy Tiger
709 E 6th Street
Austin, TX 78701
512-614-4972
🚌 Routes 2, 4, 6, 7, 10, 17 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

The Driskill Hotel
604 Brazos Street
Austin, TX 78701
512-439-1234
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!

 

Fiesta Gardens
2101 Jesse E. Segovia Street
Austin, TX 78702
512-974-6700
🚌 Routes 17 & 322 will get you there!

 

Irene’s
506 West Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there

 

800 Congress
800 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
512-213-0444
🚌 Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 17, 19, 20, 30, 801, 803, 985 & MetroRail will get you there!


FILM & CONFERENCE ADMISSION POLICY

Film Admission Policy: Badge holders and Film Pass holders MUST be in line no later than 20 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. Priority admission is given to all Badge holders. Film Pass holders will be seated after all Badge holders have entered the theater. General Admission tickets will go on sale 20 minutes prior to each screening. Once General Admission tickets have gone on sale, Badge holders and Film Pass holders will no longer have priority admittance. Badge holders and Film Pass holders arriving AFTER the 20 minutes mark must go to the back of the General Admission line. ALL theater seating will be on a first come, first served basis. Neither Badge holders nor Film Pass holders are guaranteed a seat, only admission up to capacity.  NO ONE will be admitted into the theater 15 minutes after start time. Austin Film Festival Staff will adhere to this policy even in the event of a delayed screening. All admission to Family Films will be on a first come, first served basis.

Conference Admission Policy: Conference, Producer and Student Badge holders will be given access to all general panels based on room occupancy. Panels will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis and after the room is at capacity badge holders will not be allowed in.  Once the panel begins, registrants will be let in at the discretion of the room manager.  Advance signups are available for select panels to Producers Badge holders.  Weekend Badge holders will receive access to general panels on Saturday and Sunday only.  Lone Star Badge holders will receive access to general panels on Saturday only.  General panels do not include: panels for Second Rounders or Semifinalists, Roundtables or Producers Roundtables (which must be registered for separately at the Driskill during the Conference based on availability.)

* For admittance into parties, all attendees must be 21 or over.

For all AFF Policies visit our full website