InScience Film Festival

Practical info

On this page you will find information about ticket sale, festival locations and the program of InScience. Is your question not listed below? Send us an email at or call +31657340780.

Data & festival locations

What is InScience and when it takes place?

InScience is the annual science film festival in Nijmegen. The festival is a five-day journey of discovery and gives you a glimpse into a new world. The program offers science films, more than one hundred scientists and directors to discuss and debate these films. InScience takes place from 6 until 10 November 2019.

What is the festival location of InScience?

The main location of the festival is Arthouse LUX. Multiple of its screening rooms are used to show the programmed films. The lobby and the café will be the festival’s heart for people to meet and information to be found.

Several parts of the program take place outside of LUX and are set for: Mariënburgplein and Mariënburgkapel.

  • LUX Nijmegen, Mariënburg 38-39
  • Synthonzaal – LUX Nijmegen, Mariënburg 38-39
  • Huis van de Nijmeegse Geschiedenis – Mariënburgkapel, Mariënburg 26
  • Bibliotheek Gelderland-Zuid, Mariënburg 29


Where can i buy tickets?

Tickets are for sale starting October 17th via our website or at the cash desk in LUX starting November 6th.

How do i buy tickets online?

Trough the program overview on our website you can buy tickets for individual films, talks or other programs. It is possible to add multiple tickets to your shopping bag, so you can proceed to pay all at once. The complete program is online from 17 October.

Is it necessary to register an account in order to buy tickets? 

We use the ticket system LUX uses. If you already have an account, you can use this. If you have never bought online tickets before, it is necessary to register an account.

Do I need tickets for freely accessible programs? 

For programs that are free of charge, tickets are not necessary. However, certain programs require you to sign up. This is explicitly stated in the program’s description.

What is the InScience ticket strip?

With the InScience ticket strip, you have the right to visit three films for € 20.-. You choose which programs you want to visit and you are not bound by a single festival day. For each program, there is a maximum of one ticket using the ticket strip. You can purchase the ticket strip here.

How can I buy the InScience ticket strip?

there are two ways of buying a ticket strip:

  • Offline, At the LUX cash desk. This is a paper ticket strip. The strip is exclusively for sale at the cash desk and can solely be used to get tickets at the LUX cash desk.  The online ticket strip is not limited.
  • Online, via our website. Per account, a maximum of one online InScience ticket strip can be bought, via this link.  Firstly you add the ticket strip to your InScience/LUX account and then you purchase it. After that, you are able to get tickets for three programs for €0,-.  You can only order tickets again at a regular rate after you have ordered the three tickets with the ticket strip. Please note: if you not see the €0 option yet, please try to log out and log in again.

Welke soorten tickets kan ik kopen?

For all the programs there are single tickets available. InScience also offers a ticket strip, with which you can visit three programs of your choice. InScience accepts CJP / Student and Cineville passes. The Cineville pass can only be ordered online via the Cineville website. Have you purchased a ticket with the Cineville pass? Then you still have to go to the LUX office to scan your pass, 30 minutes before the start of the screening. Tickets from unscanned Cineville passes are automatically canceled.

Films, rooms and the program

Are the films subtitled in Dutch?

All films are either spoken or subtitled in English. Because we are an international film festival, we look to serve an international audience.

Are the talks in Dutch?

Talks can be in Dutch or English. If and when a talk is in English this is explicitly stated in the program’s description.

Is it possible to change screenings between programs?

No, 1 ticket is valid for 1 screening and it is not allowed to switch programs when a program started.

Are the screenings accessible for wheelchairs?

LUX is easily accessible by wheelchair and there are designated wheelchair seats. LUX 7/Synthonzaal does not have these seats. Because we have to make certain preparations, we would appreciate it if you reserve these seats in advance. This is possible by calling LUX on the number 024 – 3816859. Reserving seats is possible from Wednesday 6 November.

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