SPONSORSHIP LEVELS


GOLD REEL PRESENTING SPONSORSHIP: $25,000

A key sponsor and community leader (limited to one sponsor)

  • “Gold Reel Presenting Sponsor” listing in official festival program booklet
  • Full-page ad inside front page or on back-page of official festival program booklet
  • Includes your company’s featured advertisement/trailer prior to all film viewings
  • Logo included in festival trailer presented before all featured films
  • Opportunity for product or brochure display at all festival venues and receptions
  • Logo on Festival website with link to company’s website
  • Acknowledgement in all festival press releases and on official printed and digital marketing materials including program booklets, posters, postcards/mailers, and fliers
  • Invitation to private lunch or dinner with featured guest Director/s and staff
  • Four VIP Festival Passes (includes all films and related events)
  • Five tickets to Opening Night Ceremony

SILVER REEL SPONSORSHIP: $10,000+

A highly visible sponsorship

  • “Silver Reel Sponsor” listing in official festival program booklet
  • Full-page ad in official festival program booklet
  • Logo included in festival trailer presented before all featured films
  • Opportunity for product or brochure display at all festival venues and receptions
  • Logo on Festival website with link to company’s website
  • Acknowledgement in all festival press releases and on official printed and digital marketing materials including program booklets, posters, postcards/mailers, and fliers
  • Invitation to private lunch or dinner with featured guest Director/s and staff
  • Two VIP Festival Passes (includes all films and related events)
  • Four tickets to Opening Night Ceremony

FESTIVAL PRODUCER: $5,000+

  • “Festival Producer” listing in official festival program booklet
  • Half-page ad in official festival program booklet
  • Logo included in festival trailer presented before all featured films
  • Logo on Festival website with link to company’s website
  • Acknowledgement in official printed and digital marketing materials including select program booklets, posters, postcards/mailers, and fliers
  • Two VIP Festival Passes (includes all films and related events)
  • Two tickets to Opening Night Ceremony
  • Ten tickets to festival screenings

FESTIVAL DIRECTOR: $2,500+

  • “Festival Director” listing in official festival program booklet
  • Quarter-page ad in official festival program booklet
  • Logo included in festival trailer presented before all featured films
  • Logo on Festival website with link to company’s website
  • Acknowledgement in official printed and digital marketing materials including select program booklets, posters, postcards/mailers, and fliers
  • Two tickets to Opening Night Ceremony
  • Eight tickets to festival screenings

FESTIVAL CELEBRITY: $1,000+

  • “Festival Celebrity” listing in official festival program booklet
  • Eighth-page ad in official festival program booklet
  • Logo included in festival trailer presented before all featured films
  • Logo on Festival website with link to company’s website
  • Acknowledgement in official printed and digital marketing materials including select program booklets, posters, postcards/mailers, and fliers
  • Two tickets to Opening Night Ceremony
  • Five tickets to festival screenings

FESTIVAL AFICIONADO: $500+

  • ”Festival Aficionado” listing in official festival program booklet
  • Logo included in festival trailer presented before all featured films
  • Logo on Festival website with link to company’s website
  • Two tickets to Opening Night Ceremony
  • Five tickets to festival screenings

EXCLUSIVE SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

PRESENTING PARTNER & UNDERWRITER

(Support of $1,500+ plus onsite screening)

  • Opportunity to support a film relevant to an organization’s mission
  • A film screening event is presented in conjunction with your department/institution
  • “Presenting Partner” listing in official festival program booklet and all printed and digital marketing materials for film screening event
  • Logo included in festival trailer presented before all featured films
  • Logo on Festival website with link to company’s website
  • Acknowledgement in official printed and digital marketing materials including select program booklets, posters, postcards/mailers, and fliers

IN-KIND SUPPORTER

The CMU International Film Festival welcomes the support of local businesses and organizations while bringing this international event to Pittsburgh. In-kind supporters have the opportunity to promote their business at various events through promotional tables at various venues throughout the Festival. Please see demographics and audience attendance for more information.

In Kind Supporters receive:
  • Opportunity to expand your audience through cause-related marketing and brand integration
  • Logo included in festival trailer presented before all featured films
  • Logo on Festival website with link to company’s website
  • Acknowledgement in official printed and digital marketing materials including select program booklets, posters, postcards/mailers, and fliers

All sponsors will receive official CMU International Film Festival T-shirts, festival programs, festival posters, and other festival memorabilia.
Please contact Jolanta Lion at jola@cmu.edu or 412-268-2212 to discuss levels of support. Custom packages also available.