Staller Center

Staller Center

2017 Stony Brook Film Festival

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Mon - Sat Noon to 6 pm and
1 hour before performance

Staller Center for the Arts
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY  11794
(631) 632-ARTS [2787]


The 23nd Stony Brook Film Festival presented by Island Federal Credit Union, will celebrate the best in independent American and foreign film premieres. Many films will have directors, cast and crew for question and answer sessions after the screenings.   

The Opening night Reception will take place on July 19, immediately following the opening night film at Pentimento in Stony Brook Village. Tickets are extrememly limited and only available during the EARLY BIRD PASS SALE.

The Closing Night Awards Reception will take place on July 28, immediately following the closing night film in the Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery. Tickets are required.

Starting May 28, 2018, party tickets are on sale.
The exclusive Opening Night Party is only available for purchase through June 10.

INDIVIDUAL FILMS will be on sale (subject to availability) on July 2

SOLD OUT FILMS may have last minute availability.  A standby line will form in the Staller Lobby one hour prior to the screening time. 

Film Passes are the best way to enjoy the Festival
A film pass is good for all ten days of films and full of perks. Passholder perks include commemorative Film Pass and Lanyard, first-entry passholder lines, guaranteed seating up to 15 minutes prior to screening, great discounts from hospitality sponsors, and new this year, a commemorative SBFF Mug.  
Buy your regular pass here.

Gold Passes are your ticket to the VIP experience
With reserved seating in the VIP section, you can mingle with filmmakers.   In addition to all the perks listed above for the regular pass, entry to the Opening and Closing Night Parties are included as part of your gold pass.  
Buy your gold pass here.