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All-inclusive Festival Pass €30,- €25,-
Day Pass €20,- €17,50
Filmprograms, Panorama Events, Concerts €8,- €7,-
Talks, Panels, Symposium €5,- Free
Exhibition, Round Tables, Artists,Presentation, Live streamed encounters, Impakt online, Delete control

* Reduced prices apply on presentation of CJP pass, Student Card or U-Pas, at ticket counter and at venue entry.

Festival passes and Day passes don’t give acces to Masterclasses. The Masterclasses are subject to separate prices:

Master Class Filastine € 20,- € 20,-
Master Class Zafka Zhang € 10,- € 10,-

** Registration for Masterclasses and Round Tables at


Buy online tickets HERE. (Except for the programs in Filmtheater ‘t Hoogt)

All-Inclusive Festival Pass
Festival Passes offer access to all programs during the entire festival period. A Day Pass offers access to all programs of that particular day. Both passes can be purchased at the Impakt festival counter in Theater Kikker.

Holders of All-inclusive Festival Passes are required to obtain a €0 entry ticket for each separate programme at the relevant locations. €0 tickets are also required for events with free entry.

Other tickets:

-Theater Kikker
Buy your ticket at the ticket counter of Theater Kikker. Open from Wednesday through Saturday from 10.00 – 21.00. On Friday 27 and Saturday 28 the ticket counter is open until 01.00.
-Filmtheater ‘t Hoogt
E-ticket: Buy your ticket online at
At the ticket counter: Buy your ticket at the ticket counter of Filmtheater ‘t Hoogt. Open 30 minutes before the start of the programme. For exact opening hours, see

Theater Kikker: Festival Centre and Information Counter
The heart of the Impakt Festival is located in Theater Kikker. In the foyer on the first floor houses the festival counter where visitors can obtain information. The Impakt music programmes, screenings, talks and several presentations also take place in Theater Kikker.

Festival Restaurant
From Thursday 25 until Sunday 28 October, the festival restaurant will be open at the foyer of Theater Kikker. You can get lunch between 11.00-13.00h for €5,-. Dinner will be served between 17.00 and 21.00h for €12,-, The menu changes daily.

Filmtheater ‘t Hoogt: Screenings and Talks
Alongside Theater Kikker, Filmtheater ‘t Hoogt also locates film and video programmes and talks.

CBKU: Main Exhibition
The No More Westerns exhibition The Impossible Black Tulip of Cartography including work of international artists is located at CBKU that is open from 11-28 October.
The opening will take place on Thursday 11 October from 20.00 till 22.00h.

From 12 till 23 October, the exhibition will be open from Tues-Fri from 11.00 till 17.00h and on Saturday and Sunday from 13.00 till 17.00h. On Wednesday 24 the exhibition is open from 11.00 till 19.00h. From Thursday 25 till Saturday 27 October the exhibition is open from 11.00 till 21.00h. On Sunday 28 October, the exhibition is open from 11.00-19:00h.
Address: Plompetorengracht 4, Utrecht.

Academiegalerie: Student Exhibition
In the Academiegalerie, the exhibition HKU

Saturday 20 October from 13.00 till 18.00h / Wednesday 24 until Saturday 27 October from 11.00 till 21.00h / Sunday 28 October from 11.00 till 18.00h.
Guided tour by exhibiting students: Sunday 28 October 12.00h.
Address: Minrebroederstraat 16, Utrecht.

DEUS, Digital Experiment ond Urban Screens
From 19 – 29 October 2012, Impakt will broadcast its DEUS programming in various Dutch towns using’s video walls from early morning till late at night. Impakt will also be screened on the CASZuidas screen at Amsterdam WTC.

Impakt Projections on Site at The Village Coffee & Music
One of a kind coffee bar the Village will screen a series of specially programmed videos between 14 – 28 October 2012: fresh, in your face, raw unexpected works, of high quality.
Address: Voorstraat 46, Utrecht.

Utrecht-based artist *Tijmenrockt* (Tijmen Zonnevijlle) will be on hand at Theater Kikker during the Impakt Festival with an interactive mash-up installation in which East meets West and North meets South. Michael Jackson meets Rajendra Kumar and Snoop Dogg vs. Mithun Chakraborty. Grab the controller and add videos to the mix on a wall of 40 monitors and blend till things get funky.

For questions about the festival program or ticket sales, call the Festival Information Line: + 31 30-2944163
Open before the start of the festival on working days from 10.00 to 18.00h and during the festival until 22.00h
To reach our office, call +31 30 2944493