25 & Under
£3 cinema tickets, plus events and film industry opportunities for 16-25 year olds. Sign up now!
Book now for the world’s best new films.
2–13 October 2019
Across one month we screen the best films of an actor who has an undeniable, almost regal, screen presence, and who’s captivated generations of audiences.
Despite its X rating, Midnight Cowboy won Oscars® for best film, director and screenplay – fifty years on, it’s never looked better.
Opens 13 September
A lazy young Brooklynite starts shooting a documentary to help win back her ex.
Monday 23 September
Discover your new film obsession
£3 tickets to any film, any time.
Everyone aged 16-25 can enjoy £3 tickets for any film or event at BFI Southbank. From trailblazing indies, cinematic gems and unmissable industry events to film and TV seasons plus our regular strands, we’ve got you covered at the BFI.
As long as tickets are available, you can get one for £3 by booking at BFI Southbank or online on the day. What’s even better is that advance booking is available for selected screenings and events.
To sign up, all you need to do is:
- Check your details on your existing BFI account or create a new account.
- Verify your account at the BFI Southbank box office on your next visit by showing your photo ID (top tip: arrive nice and early during peak times).
- You’re all set! Login to your account, then go through to book and a £3 ticket option will appear on the seating plan. Check what’s available each day after midnight and book your £3 tickets online - or pop along to the box office on the day!
Our 25 & Under scheme is entirely free to join so sign up now!
25 & Under tickets at BFI Festivals
Did you know you can enjoy our Festivals on the cheap?
- £5 tickets in advance and on the door at the BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express®.
- £3 tickets in advance and on the door at the BFI Flare: London LGBTQ+ Film Festival.
- £5 tickets in advance for the BFI & Radio Times Television Festival.
Check each Festival website for full details.
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Film industry training and opportunities
Showcasing, inspiring and empowering 16-25 year olds - the next generation of filmmakers.
The UK’s most important industry film festival for young filmmakers.
Are you 16-19 and interested in a career in film? Then the BFI Film Academy is for you!