Rathaus Film Festival 2012
Rathausplatz Filmfestival 2012 Dates
The traditional summer film festival at Rathausplatz in front of Vienna City Hall takes place from 30 June to 2 September 2012.
Rathaus Film Festival 2012 Program
Detailed program day by day:
- 30 June: Adele: Live at the Royal Albert Hall (concert; start at 21:40)
- July program
- August program
- September program
Film Start Times
As every year, the films will begin every day in the evening when it gets dark – starting after half past nine in July, the beginning will shift to earlier times (21:00, 20:30) as days will be getting shorter in August and September.
Rathaus Film Festival Entrance
Rathausplatz Film Festival is open air and entrance is free of charge. Reservations and not needed (and not possible). If you want to sit, make sure you come in front of the Rathaus early, especially when there is a better known film or opera.
Rathaus Film Festival Food and Restaurants
As every year, there will be many open-air restaurants and food stands at Rathausplatz during the film festival. They are usually open from 11:00 to 24:00 daily.
Vienna Rathausplatz Directions
Rathausplatz (City Hall Square) is located just off Ringstrasse in the south-western part of Innere Stadt (Inner City, the first district). It is close to many landmarks, including the Imperial Palace Hofburg, the museums at Maria-Theresien-Platz, Volksgarten, or Burgtheater (across the Ringstrasse from Rathausplatz).
Rathaus Film Festival Accommodation
The time when the Rathaus Film Festival takes place – July and August – is when Vienna city centre gets most visited by tourists. Many hotels near Rathausplatz and the Inner City will be sold out, sometimes (especially for weekends) long in advance. It is highly recommended to book accommodation early. Search hotels near Vienna Rathausplatz directly or see more information: