Community Organization 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.

Please note that there are many new benefits this year, so please review the entire list to find the items that are important to you.

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

The benefits listed below are intended for nonprofits and community organizations only. For businesses and corporations, 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, volunteers, members, 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.
  • All sponsors at the $1,000 level and above are eligible to introduce their sponsored film from the stage at the screening.
  • 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 – $500
  • “Co-sponsor” listing on a film of your choice (pending approval by Festival Director).
  • Up to 50 complimentary tickets to that specific film. (Face value $13 per ticket.)
Sponsor – $1,000
  • “Sponsor” listing on a movie of your choice (pending approval by Festival Director).
  • Up to 100 complimentary tickets to that film. (Face value $13 per ticket.)
  • Opportunity to introduce that film.
Premier Sponsor – $1,500
  • The only organization listed as “Premier Sponsor”* on a film of your choice (pending approval by Festival Director).
    • * Note that there may be a business/corporate sponsor also listed as a “Premier Sponsor” and other sponsors listed at other levels.
  • Opportunity to introduce that film.
  • Up to 150 complimentary tickets to that film. (Face value $13 per ticket.)
Premier Sponsor Plus – $2,000

All of the benefits above, plus:

  • Up to 200 total complimentary tickets to that film. (Face value $13 per ticket.)
  • Four Single-Day-Access passes to the VIP lounge
  • Opportunity to display organizational materials outside theater at the screening of that film (pending
    approval by Festival Director).
Day Sponsor – $2,500
  • Listing as “Day Sponsor” on events loop and announced from the stage at every film on the day of your choice (pending approval by Festival Director).
  • Up to 250 complimentary tickets on that day. (Face value $13 per ticket.) .
  • Opportunity to introduce a film on that day.
  • Opportunity to display organizational materials outside theater at the screening of your sponsored film
    (pending approval by Festival Director).
  • Eight total Single-Day Access passes to the VIP lounge.
Major Sponsor – $5,000
  • Major sponsor status on all printed and online materials (logo included where feasible).
  • Opportunity to display organizational materials outside theater at the screening of your sponsored film (pending approval by Festival Director).
  • Additional recognition may include one or more of the following (in consultation with Festival Director):
    • Two days listed as “Day Sponsor” (with all the Day Sponsor benefits for each day)
    • “Sponsor” of up to five films (with all the Sponsor benefits for each film)
    • One day “Sponsor” of the VIP lounge.
  • 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
Patron Night Sole Sponsor – $7,500
  • Sole Sponsor (“Patron Night sponsored by [Your Name]”) for the 2020 Patron Night Dinner listing on printed materials and signage at the event. (Logo included where feasible.)
  • Opportunity to offer greetings during Patron Night Dinner.
  • Listing as “Sponsor” for Patron Night program (a specially-priced event featuring a live band).
  • Up to 100 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
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.