Sponsors

Supportive Sponsors Make it Possible! We invite you to consider sponsoring the 10th Annual Geneva Film Festival in 2018! With your help, we hope to make this the biggest festival yet. You’ll get great exposure for your business across a variety of marketing channels, from your logo and a link to your business on our website, in our email blasts to over 700 subscribers, plus recognition on our social media pages, and on printed materials like posters, programs, and screens at the event.

A few facts about the Geneva Film Festival: 

  • We bring an international community to Geneva. International film makers from over 20 different countries have submitted films over the years. Every year, we have international filmmakers in attendance.
  • Highly desirable demographics: Over 50% of our attendees are between age 45-74, with disposable income and interest in cultural events.
  • Promotional support from the City of Geneva via over 100 media contacts, social media with over 9,000 fans/ followers, and email blasts which deliver to over 4,500 recipients
  • Social media marketing with exposure to over 2,200 Geneva Film Festival fans and followers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
  • Media coverage including Daily Herald, Trib Local, WGN Radio, and 95.9 FM The River
  • We offer a student night with discounts, freebies, and special opportunities for students who attend.
  • Geneva Film Festival brings in families, couples, and movie fans for 3 days straight from surrounding suburbs
  • We have relationships with film industry professionals from Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, and beyond, and they attend the festival annually.
  • Last year our Filmmakers Round Table Q&A Event had standing room only as filmmakers discussed the behind-the-scenes story of how their films came to screen,
  • The Geneva Film Festival features a keynote speech presented by a successful filmmaker.

2018 Geneva Film Festival Sponsorship Packages 

$100 - Director Level Sponsors Receive: 

  • (1) Social Media mention (can be a special offer or logo) + tag + link to website
  • Opportunity for business cards, coupons or small flyers to be distributed at the festival
  • A digital downloadable coupon placed on GFF website - "special offers from our sponsors” page
  • 2 complimentary passes to the festival
  • Printed sponsorship certificate: Proud Director Level Sponsor of the 2018 Geneva Film Festival

$250 - Producer Level Sponsors Receive: 

  •  (2) Social Media mentions (can be a special offer or logo) + tag + link to website
  • Opportunity for business cards, coupons or small flyers to be distributed at the festival
  • A digital downloadable coupon placed on GFF website - "special offers from our sponsors” page
  • 2 complimentary passes to the festival
  • Printed sponsorship certificate: Proud Producer Level Sponsor of the 2018 Geneva Film Festival
  • Logo on GFF website in rotating randomized sidebar widget w/ link to their site
  • Ad in program (¼ page) or separate sponsor flyer leaflet
  • Shared-screen logo recognition before each block of films

$500 - Star Level Sponsors Receive: 

  • (4) Social Media mentions (can be a special offer or logo) + tag + link to website
  • opportunity for business cards, coupons or small flyers to be distributed at the festival
  • a digital downloadable coupon placed on GFF website - "special offers from our sponsors” page
  • 2 complimentary passes to the festival
  • printed sponsorship certificate: Proud Star Level Sponsor of the 2018 Geneva Film Festival
  • logo on GFF website in rotating randomized sidebar widget w/ link to their site
  • Large printed Movie Size poster on display at both venues
  • 1/2 page print Ad in Festival program or separate sponsor flyer leaflet
  • Screen logo recognition before each block of films

$___ Build Your Own Sponsorship Package

We always welcome the opportunity to customize a sponsorship package designed to accommodate your brand's marketing agenda. Contact us to learn how GFF sponsorship can build your business!

Please make sponsorship checks payable to the Geneva Film Festival, and mail to:

 P.O. Box 628 Geneva, Illinois 60134