The special edition of the 19 Docudays UA will be held at Zhovten cinema and on DOCUSPACE platform.
Tickets and accreditation
If you want to visit festival screenings and events, you have the opportunity to buy tickets, take advantage of discounts or existing passes for the 19th Docudays UA or already purchased industry accreditation, as well as get professional accreditation for the media.
EVENTS THAT REQUIRE TICKETS
From 11 November to 13 November – all film screenings take place in Zhovten cinema. The entry for the short film programme DOCU/SHORT: Emergency Edition is by free tickets.
Ticket price: UAH 50–90, depending on the screening. Festival screenings last from 12:00 to 21:30. The ticket gives the right to take a free seat in the hall, except for those reserved by the Festival. One ticket can be used only by one viewer to attend one screening.
- discussion and Q&A;
- DOCU/SYNTHESIS events and the Ukraine War Archive project;
- online events within RIGHTS NOW! human rights programme on the docuspace.org platform and in the Festival's social networks;
Pre-registration is required for some events. This information will be indicated in the programme.
Entrance to the festival opening ceremony of the Festival is by invitations and tickets. Pass holders will also be able to reserve a ticket for the event.
WHERE TO BUY TICKETS
You can buy the festival ticket office and on the docudays.ua website starting from 9 November. The sale or reservation of tickets with passes and accreditations stops 10 minutes before the start of the screening.
FESTIVAL TICKET OFFICE:
Zhovten cinema, Kostiantynivska Str., 26 (ticket offices are open from 10:00 a.m. to 7:40 p.m.).
Please note that you can buy a regular ticket online, not a discount ticket. Pass and accreditations holders can also book tickets on the docudays.ua website. Screenings of online films at docuspace.org, as well as ticket sales for these screenings, will begin on 14 November. All films at docuspace.org can only be watched in Ukrainian territory.
BENEFITS AND DISCOUNTS
FREE TICKETS FOR PENSIONERS, COMBAT VETERANS AND WAR VETERANS
These categories can get a free ticket at the festival ticket office after showing a corresponding document. You can get only one ticket per screening. It is impossible to take tickets for parallel screenings. You can get the ticket only at the ticket office on the eve or on the day of the screening (not earlier). The ticket is valid on the condition that you show a corresponding document to a controller at the entrance to the cinema hall.
Get a 10% discount when purchase any ticket with a help of a MasterCard.
If you purchased a season ticket for 19 DOCUDAYS UA, it would also cover the special edition of the festival State of Emergency.
The pass allows you to:
- book up to 3 tickets at the ticket office and online from 9 November;
- book tickets also at the ticket office on the eve or on the day of the screening (from 9 November);
- book one ticket for one screening;
- is valid in Zhovten cinema from 11 November to 13 November;
- use "happy minutes" if you did not book a ticket in advance;
- in case of loss of the badge, it can be renewed at the accreditation service by providing documents certifying identity.
If you have industry accreditation for the 19th DOCUDAYS UA, we suggest using it as a pass during the special edition of 19 DOCUDAYS UA State of Emergency. If you do not want to use the accreditation like a pass, you can save it for the next Festival.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE THE START OF THE SCREENING
1. We will be grateful if you take your seat in the hall 10 minutes before the start of the screening. Ticket sales stop 10 minutes before the start of the screening.
2. If you have not booked a ticket with a festival pass or accreditation, you can try "happy minutes". This is an option that allows you to take free seats in the hall (subject to their availability). Entrance to the hall takes place according to the instructions of the controller after the start of the screening, according to the order of the live queue.
3. Late pass holders can also try the "happy minutes" and join the queue.
4. Please bring drinks to the hall only in closed bottles and sealed thermal cups. Due to the specifics of the festival screening format, we do not allow popcorn or other food to be brought into the hall.
THE TICKET WILL BE CANCELLED IF:
- you violate the rules of the Festival or your behaviour may cause damage to the property of the cinema, is offensive and unacceptable to the audience, employees of the Festival, and the cinema;
- you take photos and videos in the hall during the film screening, unauthorised by the festival organiser(s).
The cost of a cancelled ticket is not refundable.
WHAT TO DO IN CASE OF AN AIR RAID SIREN
In the event of an air alarm, the screening will be interrupted, and we will ask you to leave the hall and go to the nearest shelter: either directly in the Zhovten cinema (designed for 70 places), or to the nearest metro station Kontraktova Ploshcha. Our volunteers will help you find your way to a safe place.
After the end of the air raid siren, we resume the screenings according to the schedule. All tickets and passes are still valid. If it is impossible to continue the screening or change the screening schedule, the audience will be additionally informed about the possibility of exchanging and returning tickets.