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Discover our festival square
Discover our festival square Festival
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In front of the impressive façade of Kinepolis Ghent, you will find Film Fest Gent’s official festival square: the beating heart and buzzing home of the festival. Don’t forget to bring your camera: the festival square puts you in the front row for our red carpet!

First things first

At the box office located on the square, you can buy tickets to films and other Film Fest Gent events as well as official festival merchandise. 

Cafellini

Begin or end your cinema outing in style at Film Fest Gent’s very own official festival café, Cafellini. Discover the sweet life during Film Fest Gent with a delicious OMER., a refreshing Porto Cruz cocktail or a heartwarming illy coffee. Open from 8 till 18 October, every day from 13:00 till 01:00. For accredited visitors, Cafellini offers an exclusive aperitive: 1+1 free on Porto Cruz and Russell & Co. drinks, every day between 18:00 and 19:00.

FFG × 123 Piano

Release your inner pianist: the piano on the festival square is waiting for your musical touch! Need inspiration? Join us for ‘Piano Apéro: on Sunday 13 October between 17:00 and 18:00, 123 Piano will send us their own pianist performing the best of film music!

FFG × Tumult.fm × Fonkel

What’s Cafellini without music? Join us every day from 18:00 till 20:00 for live radio by Tumult. fm and stick around for the Urgent.fm DJs playing your favorite hits starting 20:00 every night! Party lover? We invite Fonkel – Silent Disco to brighten up your night on Friday 11 October from 21:00 till 01:00.

Pasta La Vista, baby!

Hungry from partying? Want to stay at the festival for dinner? Don’t worry, every day from 17:00 onwards, the Pasta La Vista-foodtruck has got your back. A pasta for every occasion, right on our festival square!

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