Friday April 13, 2012
As a VAFF sponsor, you will enjoy a high-profile association with a dynamic and diverse film festival. Through your sponsorship you will demonstrate to our audiences and the community at large that your organization supports community initiatives, multiculturalism, and arts and cultural events. Your support will help us bring an exciting array of independent and commercial films to Metro Vancouver.
As a sponsor, you will:
- Position and increase the exposure of your brand, product and/or service to desirable niche markets;
- Build brand loyalty and positive brand image in local Asian communities;
- Develop new business opportunities and markets;
- Strengthen your organization’s ties to the community.
We are committed to developing long-term relationships with our sponsors and are proud to offer an assortment of community initiatives that you can participate in throughout the year. Below are some of the opportunities available. Contact us for more details or to create an opportunity that is customized for you.
Details below are an abbreviated version of the full sponsorship package. The full sponsorship package is available for download here
- Title Sponsor | $30,000
- Director’s Circle Sponsor | $20,000
- Major Festival Sponsor | $7,500
- Patron Sponsor | $4,000
- Supporting Cast Sponsor | $2,000
- Friend of VAFF | $1,000
OTHER SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
- Opening Night gala sponsor – $3,000
- Closing Night gala sponsor – $2,500
- Centrepiece spotlight presenter – $2,000
- Festival VIP lounge – $2,000
- Filmmakers’ karaoke party – $1,500
- Filmmakers’ and industry networking luncheon – $1,500
- Panel discussions, workshops, lectures, forums during the festival and throughout the year
- The Mighty Asian Moviemaking Marathon (opportunities to sponsor first, second and third prizes for two categories: documentary and narrative)
- An online VAFF 30-second ad competition taking place in September
Each of the above events and programs offers unique appeal to particular audiences. Partnership benefits can be customized to ensure that they achieve your specific corporate objectives and goals. Please contact us for more details.
MEDIA AND IN-KIND SPONSORSHIP
VAFF welcomes all media and in-kind support. Sponsorships can be tailored to your organization’s specific needs. Please contact us for more details.
Please join us in celebrating diversity in the community as we discover and support independent artists in North America. Your gift to VAFF supports emerging artists in film and helps to bring their work to the city.
To be a part of the 16TH ANNUAL VANCOUVER ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL please contact:
Barbara K. Lee
455 Prior Street
Vancouver, BC, Canada V6A 2G3