Visitor Information


Cinema Admission

8,- Euro / reduced 6,- Euro*/4,- Euro**

Kinocard (Cinema Card)
Annual fee 40,- Euro / reduced 20,- Euro
With the Kinocard cinema tickets are available at half price.

Cinma for Children
4,- Euro for children and accompanying adults.

Special Events at the Cinema (events with guests, musical accompanyment, lectures, 3D and other films marked as special events)
10,- Euro / reduced 8,- Euro*/5,- Euro**

* Reduced admission fees for pupils, students and unemployed people. Reduced fees do not apply to students of the University of the 3rd Age U3L.

Members of the friends of the DFF, severely handicapped and Frankfurt Pass holders pay 4,- EUR.

Members of the Patron’s Circle receive free admission.

Advance Reservations

Please call +49 69 961 220 – 220
Reservation of a wheelchair seat in the cinema is only possible by telephone.

Online Tickets

Online tickets for our cinema can be purchased via our partner Cinetixx: Simply choose one or more films from our current calendar and click on “Tickets kaufen” (“buy ticktets”). Cinetixx accepts payment by credit card, Paypal or instant bank transfer.

Gift Certificates

Gift certificates are available at the box office. These can be redeemed for the cinema, museum and store.


The DFF – Deutsches Filminstitut & Filmmuseum is accessible for visitors with limited mobility and for guests with baby carriages via an elevator at the right side entrance of the museum. Elevators in the foyer provide barrier-free access to all exhibition floors, the cinema on the ground floor and the film workshop and workshop rooms on the 4th floor. A rental wheelchair is available. Portable stools can be borrowed for visiting the exhibition. Wheelchair-accessible and gender-neutral restrooms are located on the ground floor and on the 4th floor. There is a changing table in the rest rooms on the ground floor.

Detailed information on accessibility can be found here.

Cinema visit with wheelchair

The DFF cinema offers two wheelchair spaces.
Please call+49 69 961 220 – 220 to reserve a wheelchair seat.