Business Sponsorship

Thank you for your interest in supporting the 2020 Lenore Marwil Detroit Jewish Film Festival.

The festival is able to continue, year after year, in its mission of providing a diverse cinema experience because of sponsors and partners like you.

All sponsorships support the general funding of the Lenore Marwil Detroit Jewish Film Festival.

The benefits listed below are intended for businesses and corporations only. For community organizations and nonprofits, please click here and for individuals or families, please click here.

General Information:

  • All complimentary tickets and passes provided may be:
    • re-sold by you to your staff, customers, members, volunteers, or clients at a price point of your choosing
    • given away 
  • All sponsors are listed in Festival brochure, on Festival website, on signage in the Festival lobby, and on the relevant slide of the pre-show slideshow that runs before each screening throughout the Festival.
  • For priority consideration of time/date and film listing requests, please submit pledges and request forms by February 14.
  • In order to ensure inclusion in the Festival brochure, pledges must be received by February 24. Sponsors whose pledges received after that date will still be included on the website, on signage at the event, and other materials as is possible at the time of the pledge.
  • Logos are not included in marketing materials, unless otherwise noted.
  • The Film Festival Staff will provide marketing materials for promoting each event and film. We expect our partners to use those materials when promoting their event. Any alterations or alternative materials must be approved by Film Festival Staff.
Co-sponsor – $750
  • “Co-sponsor” listing on a film of your choice (pending approval by Festival Director).
  • Up to 10 complimentary tickets to that specific film. (Face value $13 per ticket.)
Sponsor – $1,500
  • “Sponsor” listing on a movie of your choice (pending approval by Festival Director).
  • Up to 30 complimentary tickets to that specific film. (Face value $13 per ticket.)
  • Opportunity to display marketing materials outside theater at the screening of your sponsored film 
(pending approval by Festival Director).
  • Two Single-Day-Access VIP Lounge passes
Premier Sponsor – $2,000
  • The only business/corporate sponsor listed at the “Premier Sponsor”* level on the film of your choice (pending approval by Festival Director). 
o * Note that there may be an organization also listed as a “Premier Sponsor” and other sponsors listed at other levels.
  •  Up to 50 complimentary tickets to that specific film. (Face value $13 per ticket)
  • Opportunity to display marketing materials outside theater at the screening to that specific film (pending 
approval by Festival Director).
  • Opportunity for dedicated, branded advertising slide in the pre-show slideshow that runs throughout the 
Festival.
  • Four Single Day VIP Lounge passes.
Day Sponsor – $3,000
  • Up to 75 complimentary tickets to any film screened on the specific day of sponsorship. (Face value $13 per ticket.)
  • Listing as “Day Sponsor” on events loop and announced from the stage at every film for the entire day of your choice (pending approval by Festival Director).
  • Opportunity to display marketing materials outside theater throughout the sponsored day (pending approval by Festival Director).
  • Opportunity for dedicated, branded advertising slide in the pre-show slideshow that runs throughout the Festival.
  • Eight Single-Day-Access passes to the VIP lounge.
VIP Lounge Day Sponsor – $3,000
  • Up to 75 complimentary tickets to any film screened on the specific day of sponsorship. (Face value $13 per ticket.)
  • Listing as “Today’s VIP Lounge Provided By” for the entire day of your choice in (pending approval by Festival Director) marketing materials, the VIP lounge during that day, and in introductions of all films and events on that day.
  • Opportunity to display marketing materials inside the VIP lounge throughout the sponsored day (pending approval by Festival Director).
  • Opportunity for dedicated, branded advertising slide in the pre-show slideshow that runs before each film throughout the Festival.
  • Eight Single-Day-Access passes to the VIP lounge
Full Day Sponsor – $5,000
  • All of the benefits of both a Day Sponsor AND a VIP Lounge Day Sponsor
  • Four VIP Festival Passes, each of which include:
    • Entrance to all Festival films, including special events
    • Invitation for one to Festival patron dinner
    • Full access to the VIP lounge throughout the Festival

Naming Sponsorships

Patron Night Named Sponsor – $8,000
  • Named Sponsor (“Patron Night sponsored by [Your Name]”) of 2020 Patron Night Dinner listing on marketing materials and signage at the event. (Logo included where feasible.)
  • Listing as “Sponsor” for Patron Night program (a specially-priced event featuring a live band).
  • Opportunity to display marketing materials at the Patron Night dinner and program.
  • Opportunity for dedicated, branded advertising slide in the pre-show slideshow that runs before each 
film throughout the Festival.
  • Up to 75 complimentary tickets for Patron Night program.
  • Four VIP Festival Passes, each of which include:
    • Entrance to all Festival films, including special events
    • Invitation for one to Festival patron dinner
    • Full access to the VIP lounge throughout the Festival
  • Four additional invitations to the Patron Night dinner
Named VIP Lounge Sponsor – $15,000
  • Named Sponsor of the 2020 Festival VIP Lounge (“The [Your Business Here] VIP Lounge”) listing on marketing materials and signage at the VIP Lounge throughout the Festival. (Logo included where feasible.)
  • Opportunity to display marketing materials in the VIP Lounge throughout the Festival.
  • Opportunity for dedicated, branded advertising slide in the pre-show slideshow that runs before each 
film throughout the Festival.
  • Eight VIP Festival Passes, each of which include:
    • Entrance to all Festival films, including special events
    • Invitation for one to Festival patron dinner
    • Full access to the VIP lounge throughout the Festival
  • Additional complimentary tickets to events or films, in consultation with Film Festival Staff.
Named Festival Sponsor – $25,000
  • One year of naming rights for the 2020 Film Festival (“The 22nd Annual [Your Business Here] Detroit Jewish Film Festival”) (Logo included where feasible.)
  • Ten VIP Festival Passes, each of which include:
    • Entrance to all Festival films, including special events
    • Invitation for one to Festival patron dinner
    • Full access to the VIP lounge throughout the Festival
  • Complimentary tickets to any films, events, or programs (including the Patron Night dinner), in consultation with Film Festival staff.
  • Opportunity for multiple dedicated, branded advertising slide in the pre-show slideshow that runs before each film throughout the Festival (in consultation with the Film Festival director).
  • Opportunity to display marketing materials throughout the Festival including in the VIP Lounge and at the patron night dinner, in consultation with Film Festival staff.
  • Opportunity to host a Festival screening or event at your business, in consultation with Film Festival staff.

If you have any questions about the benefits of contributing or wish to make arrangements different than those listed, click here to email the Festival Director or call her at 248-432-5466.