Film tickets can be bought either on or at our ticket desks.

Ticket price: 60 kr.  

All you need to attend a film festival

Get ready for festival! Here we’ve gathered everything you need to know to help you find the film, actor, friend, cinema or seminar you are looking for. But anything can happen at BUFF, so keep yourself up to date at and in our social media channels to make sure you don’t miss anything.

Choose a film

Find the festival programme at where you can buy tickets to all the films. There are also box offices at Panora and Spegeln. See opening hours below. 

Ticket price: 60 kr


The seminars take place Monday through Thursday. Accreditation and sometimes pre-registration are needed to attend seminars. For full details, see the seminar descriptions. Read about our accreditation here. 

Film & conversation – ask your questions!

Look out for film & conversation in the programme. It means that we have a special guest at the cinema and that there will be a talk after the screening, so stay in your chair!

BUFF screens films at Malmö’s best cinemas

Malmö’s cinemas are of high quality and at the festival you can visit several of them.

All buildings have wheelchair access and all of the theatres have dedicated spaces for wheelchairs. For more information, please visit the cinemas web pages.


Friisgatan 19 D

Panora is the largest art house cinema in southern Sweden and is operated by Folkets Bio Malmö. Panora is a venue and meeting point with focus on brilliant film for adults, youth and children.

Opening hours ticket desk:

Saturday 9/3: 14:00-19:30
Sunday 10/3: 10:00-15:30
Monday 11/3: 08:30-13:00
Tuesday 12/3: 08:30-21:00
Wednesday 13/3: 08:30-14:30
Thursday 14/3: 08:30-20:30
Friday 15/3: 08:30-14:30

Spegeln Bar & Bistro

Stortorget 29

Cinema Spegeln is located at Stortorget. Spegeln is operated by Folkets Hus och Parker and screens art house films from all over the world.

Spegeln also has a very enjoyable bar and bistro.

Opening hours ticket desk:

Monday 11/3: 16.00 – 21.00
Wednesday 13/3: 15.00 – 21.00


Södra Tullgatan 4

Cinema Royal has the largest theatre in Malmö and this is where BUFF usually celebrates the big opening of the festival week. Royal was opened in March 1961 and has 498 seats.

Tickets can be bought on

Nordisk Film Bio

Per Albin Hanssons väg 40

The newest theaters in Malmö!

Tickets can be bought on

Filmstaden Storgatan

Storgatan 22

At Filmstaden Storgatan we screen films at 4 theaters.

Tickets can be bought on

Festival Center

Hotel Noble House, Per Weijersgatan 6

Opening hours:

Saturday: 9/3 12.00-16.00
Sunday: 10/3 10.00-16.00
Monday-Tursday: 11/3-14/3 08.00-17.00
Friday: 15/3 08:00-16:00

Ticket & info desk

Please note.
If you have a ticket, you must arrive to the cinema in good time. No-show-seats are released to other visitors shortly before the screening begins. 

General rules about tickets

  • BUFFs ticket offices are cash free. Payment with card and Swish. 
  • We open the doors aprox. 10 mins before screening begins.
  • Ticket purchases cannot be refunded, but we are very happy to help you re-book your ticket. Contact the box office before the screening.

Photography & documentation

Some events during the festival are documented by a photographer. The pictures can be published online or in print for upcoming festivals. Don’t want to be in the picture? Please tell our photographers.