Some moviegoers bought movie cards that they couldn’t use because of the closure of movie theaters. What are the extension measures put in place by the operators?
Many of you have asked us questions about the validity dates of your tickets purchased before cinema closures due to the coronavirus pandemic. Note that French operators have implemented validity extensions for all of their prepaid cards, whether they are tickets purchased via a works council or seats purchased directly from the operator in question. Below, we provide you with the details of these measures with the new validity dates for each large operator in France. We invite you to contact your cinema if it is not in the list below.
- Prepaid cards expiring between March 15 and May 31, 2020 are automatically extended until September 30, 2020
- Prepaid cards expiring after 1er June are automatically extended by 4 months
- Places expiring between March 31 and June 30, 2020 are extended until September 30, 2020
- Places expiring between July 31 and September 30 are extended until December 31, 2020
- Places expiring between October 31 and December 31, 2020 are extended until March 31, 2021
- MK2 vouchers expiring between March 15 and August 31, 2020 are automatically extended until December 31, 2020
- MK2 checks expiring between 1er September and December 31, 2020 are automatically extended until March 31, 2021
CGR, Kinépolis, Cinéville and Megarama
- CGR: CE and 5/10/15 cards are extended until December 31, 2020
- Megarama: EC checks and Megacartes whose validity is after March 14, 2020 have their validity date extended by 100 days.
- Kinepolis: KinéTickets, CE cards and Kinécards are automatically extended until October 31, 2020.
- Cineville: All passes and cards valid for longer than March 15, 2020 are automatically extended by 6 months