Check out this week's movie schedule at the Negative Cinema!

The Negative Cinema is on break until the school year resumes. Have a great summer!




Everything you need to know about the Negative cinema: Subscriptions, opening hours and useful information.

Did you know?

Ben-Gurion University is the ONLY university in Israel which has a fully functioning, quality cinema. You are welcome to come and experience a movie life at the Negative. The Negative offers you an HD quality cinematic experience and at low prices! Purchase a subscription to our Negative cinema for the whole year and enjoy movies whenever you wish!

When is the Negative open?

The cinema is open from Sunday-Thursday and Saturday night, starting from the end of Shabbat. There are generally two screenings per evening during the academic year.

Where is the Negative located?

Building 26, 2nd floor. The two cinema theaters seat 250 people each, and are used during the day as lecture halls. But when night falls, they become a cinema with advanced screens and an HD projector.

Subscription and Prices

Purchasing a subscription is possible online and also at the Negative kiosk every evening starting at 20:15.
The subscription is valid until the end of the school year and includes entrance to all movies and most of the events taking place at the Negative.

Annual Couple Subscription Annual Subscription Single Entry
245 NIS 135 NIS 21 NIS Student Union Member
360 NIS 260 NIS 25 NIS Student / University employee / University alumni
450 NIS 315 NIS 29 NIS Guest

*A Student Union member must display a student ID with a valid sticker. A Student from another recognized academic institute must display a student ID as well.
* Annual couple subscription – For the subscribed member and his/her guest.

Click here to download the Negative Subscribers' Regulations for 2019


The Negative’s Snack Bar

The Snack Bar offers hotdogs, popcorn, nachos and all sorts of snacks and soft drinks and is located on the 2nd floor of building 26.

Opening hours
Sunday-Thursday 20:00 – 22:45
Saturday 20:45 – 23:00

Tickets may be purchased at the ticket window at the theater in building 26, or below:
How to purchase a ticket, step by step:

  • Step 1

    Click on the movie you would like to see. 

  • Step 2

    Scroll down to the table which shows you screening hours and dates – click on the one you wish to go to. You will see an option to change the viewing language to English 

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  • Step 3

    Now choose the ticket you need and the quantity according to the following list:

    – Student Union Member

    – Guest/Non-Student Union Member

    – Friend of faculty member/University alumnus

    – Senior citizen

    – Special

    – Subscription (FREE)

    *In case the event is free of charge, only one option will be available.


  • Step 4

    Fill in your payment information

  • Final Step

    You will receive the confirmation and your ticket by Email. You will also receive an SMS with a barcode which will be scanned by the usher upon entering the theater. 

    You may be asked to present a relevant ID card at the entrance to the theater (Student Union Member, Student Union Worker, etc.)


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