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Sponsorship Opportunities

Bechdel Film Fest is presented by F-Rated, Inc., a non-profit corporation recognized by the state of Ohio working through a fiscal sponsorship agreement, making all sponsorship dollars tax-deductible as a charitable donation.

FESTIVAL PRESENTERS:

FILM PRESENTER: $1,000

Sponsor one (1) film at the festival and receive:

  • One (1) minute to welcome and speak to the audience before the film begins
  • Quarter-page ad in the 2019 festival guide
  • Logo on website
  • Two (2) tickets to your presented film

WOmen In Film Panel Discussion Presenter: $10,000

This signature event of the festival will bring Hollywood to Akron to discuss the challenges and opportunities of women in front of and behind the camera

  • One-minute commercial before each film or a presenter throughout the festival
  • Full-page ad in the 2019 festival guide
  • Logo on promotional materials, signage, website
  • Ten (10) tickets to movies of your choice during the festival
  • Four (4) tickets to BFF Filmmaker’s Reception

FESTIVAL PRESENTER: $15,000

The exclusive title sponsor of the festival receives:

  • Two-minute commercial before each film or a presenter throughout the festival
  • Back-page ad in the 2019 festival guide
  • Logo on promotional materials, signage, website
  • Twenty (20) tickets to movies of your choice during the festival
  • Four (4) tickets to BFF Filmmaker’s Reception

EXCLUSIVE EVENT SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

FESTIVAL OPENING NIGHT SPONSOR: $2,500

The exclusive sponsor of our opening night of the 2019 festival receives:

  • Opportunity for a short welcome speech or video
  • Logo on promotional materials, signage and website
  • Half-page ad in 2019 festival guide
  • Two (2) tickets to BFF Filmmaker’s Reception

Closing CEREMONIES sponsor: $2,500

The exclusive sponsor of our closing ceremonies of the 2019 festival receives:

  • Opportunity for a short welcome speech or video
  • Logo on promotional materials, signage and website
  • Half-page ad in 2019 festival guide
  • Two (2) tickets to BFF Filmmaker’s Reception

FREE FAMILY FILM NIGHT: $5,000

The exclusive sponsor of our Free Family Film Day during the 2019 film festival receives:

  • Opportunity for a short welcome speech or video
  • Logo on all promotional materials, signage and website
  • Full-page ad in 2019 festival guide
  • Two (2) tickets to BFF Filmmaker’s Reception

FilMmaker's reception Sponsor: $5,000

All filmmakers, presenters, panelists, sponsors and VIP guests will be invited to this exclusive event!

  • Opportunity for a short welcome speech or video
  • Logo on promotional materials, signage and website
  • Full-page ad in 2019 festival guide
  • Four (4) tickers to the BFF Filmmaker's Reception

VIP Lounge Exclusive Sponsor:$10,000

(In-kind donations of food and beverage will be considered)

  • Exclusive naming rights to the VIP lounge open throughout the festival and available to filmmakers, presenters, panelists, and VIP guests
  • Opportunity for a background video on loop in the lounge throughout the festival
  • Logo on promotional materials, signage and website
  • Full-page ad in 2019 festival guide
  • Four (4) tickers to the BFF Filmmaker's Reception

MEDIA SPONSORS

Media sponsors receive festival tickets, logos on promotional materials, and/or tickets to BFF Filmmaker’s Reception to match an in-kind advertising donations


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