May 10 – 13: Open 60 min. before first show to 15 min. after start of last show.

CINÉARTS SEQUOIA: 25 Throckmorton Ave
BY PHONE: 415.552.5580

General admission:  $15
CFI members:  $12.50
Seniors (65+) / Students:  $13.50

CONVENIENCE FEES: (All fees are nonrefundable)
Mail: $3.75 per order
Online: $1.75 per ticket
Phone: $10 per order
In-person: No service fee

WILL CALL: You must bring a valid photo ID that corresponds with the name on the credit card used to purchase the tickets.

RUSH TICKETS often become available 15 minutes prior to showtime for shows that no longer have advance tickets for sale

All ticket orders are final. No refunds, exchanges, substitutions, or reprints.
DocLands is not responsible for lost, stolen, forgotten, or damaged tickets, or tickets misdirected by the post office.

Questions? Please contact box office staff: [email protected] |  415.552.5580


CINÉARTS SEQUOIA: 25 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley
SMITH RAFAEL FILM CENTER: 1118 Fourth St, San Rafael


ARRIVE EARLY: To guarantee admittance, ticket and pass holders must be in line 30 minutes prior to showtime. Doors typically open 30 minutes before showtime.

•  Please do not sit in a reserved seat unless it has been arranged for you.
•  Seat saving is not allowed.
•  Outside food and beverages are not permitted.
•  Cell phones and e-devices must be turned off prior to program intro.
•  Use of cameras and other recording equipment is strictly prohibited during all screenings and programs.
•  Please remember to take personal items and trash with you.


DocLands is committed to accommodating audience members with disabilities, offering early seating as needed. For assistance, please notify theater staff. All venues and their bathrooms are wheelchair-accessible. Assisted-listening devices are available at theaters.


Enjoy special discounts with your DocLands ticket or badge at our official festival hangouts – valid May 10-13 only.

SWEETWATER MUSIC HALL & CAFÉ – 10% off all food
19 Corte Madera Avenue, Mill Valley

THE STATE ROOM – 10% all food and drink
1132 Fourth Street, San Rafael


When will the DocLands schedule be available?

CFI members get first access to the online schedule on April 19.
The general public will have access on April 20.
Printed schedules will be mailed to CFI members on April 27 and available at the Rafael & Sequoia theaters starting May 1.

How do I purchase tickets?

Tickets may be purchased online, by phone, or at the box office May 10-14
For ticketing questions, contact [email protected]  |  415.552.5580

Do you have Early Bird Ticket specials?

Yes. These go on sale March 24

I’m a CFI member. Do I need a badge?


How will the lines work?

There will be one general entry line. Seating is first come, first served.

Will there be a free member screening at DocLands?


How do I sponsor or support DocLands?

Contact Beau Blanchard, at [email protected]