Overview of the 2019 Santa Cruz Film Festival Schedule. To purchase tickets, scroll down to the interactive schedule. Click on a title and it will direct you to the ticketing site to purchase a ticket. On our ticketing site you may also watch a trailer, read a synopsis, and view images. You may also go directly to Brownpapertickets.com and search by film title to purchase tickets. Click here to purchase: 2019 Film Festival passes. VIP passes include the opening and closing events.