09 20 Oct '24
film fest café

Film Fest Café & restaurants

At the Film Fest Café, we like to enrich your film chats with a delicious snack and a wide range of drinks. Moreover, at the Film Fest Café, you are in the right spot for interesting talks and meetings. Would you like to extend your film evening with dinner? We have some excellent restaurant recommendations for you!
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Film Fest Café

The festival experience does not start and finish in the cinema. Kick off your festival day from 9 a.m. with a coffee & croissant in the cosy Film Fest Café, the perfect location for a break between screenings, spontaneous meetings and a nice chat after the film screenings. During the festival the Film Fest Café on the festival site is the beating heart of Film Fest Gent.

Practical information

  • Location

    Ter Platen 12, located at the Kinepolis site

  • Opening times

    Every day from 09:00 until 01:00

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Every day of the festival at 12:30, you can enjoy an interesting FFG Talkies, the talk show from Film Fest Gent. Throughout the year, we monthly invite directors, actors or artists for an inspiring talk about film. There are daily Talkies during the festival with a number guests and various hosts.

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FFG Merch: Pop-up Shop

Press & Industry office, opposite the Film Fest Café

For its 50th edition, Film Fest Gent, in collaboration with Howest Industrial Product Design students and Ghent design label Volmaakt, had merchandise products developed from used promotional materials. Dated flags, roll-up cloths and old paper experience a second youth. Discover our bags, document covers, flower pots and notebooks during the festival in our Pop-up Shop or already now on the webshop.

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