3rd I

2011 Sponsorship Opportunities

Individuals

FRIEND of the 3rd i Festival
Sponsorship Level: $175
• One full festival pass
• Printed mention in catalog/slide and website
• One invitation to reception at Castro Theatre
• Priority seating through the VIP line

donate with PayPal at the $175 Friend level

BENEFACTOR of the 3rd i Festival
Sponsorship Level: $250 and above
• Two festival passes (or as appropriate to sponsorship level)
• Printed mention in catalog/slide and website
• Two invitations to exclusive reception
• Honorable mention before screening(s)
• Priority seating through the VIP line


PATRON SPONSOR
Sponsorship Level: $500-$1000
Highlighted sponsor of one film. 2 complimentary Festival Passes with one accompanying guest per pass (access to all programs, including special receptions with filmmakers)
• Name featured on 35mm slides at Castro Theater at selected screenings
• Written acknowledgement in the festival catalog (circulation 2500)
• Sponsor acknowledgement on the festival website
• Priority seating through the VIP line
• For $1000 sponsors only--free access to all 3rd i programs year-round.


To become an individual sponsor, please send a check payable to 3rd I South Asian Independent Film and write your name(s) on the check as you want it listed on your festival pass (es), and your email address.

Mail check to:
3rd i Films
c/o Seth St. Martin
147 Charles Street,
San Francisco, CA 94131


Corporate

MAJOR SPONSOR
Sponsorship Level: $1000 – $2499
Sponsor of one film. 2 complimentary Festival Passes with one accompanying guest per pass (access to all programs, including special receptions with filmmakers)
• Sponsor logo on 35mm slides at Castro Theater at selected screenings
• Sponsor acknowledgement in the festival catalog (circulation 2500)
• Sponsor acknowledgement on the festival website

GRAND SPONSOR
Sponsorship Level: $2500 – $4999
Exclusive Sponsor of one film. 3 complimentary Festival Passes with one accompanying guest per pass (access to all programs, including special receptions with filmmakers)
• All the benefits of a Major Level Sponsor, plus:
• Marketing materials at sponsor table at the Castro Theater
• Verbal acknowledgement at the screening

PREMIERE SPONSOR
Sponsorship Level: $5000 – $14,999
Sponsor of Screenings at the Castro Theater. 4 complimentary Festival Passes with one accompanying guest per pass (access to all programs, including special receptions with filmmakers)
• All the benefits of Major and Grand Level Sponsors, plus
• Sponsor logo on 35mm slides at Castro Theater before all screenings
• Sponsor logo featured on select e-newsletter(s), reaching over 8,000 individuals
• Sponsor acknowledgment in all festival press and marketing materials

PLATINUM SPONSOR
Sponsorship Level: $15,000 and above
Sponsor for All Programs. 6 complimentary Festival Passes with one accompanying guest per pass (access to all programs, including special receptions with filmmakers)
• All the benefits of Major, Grand and Premiere Level Sponsors, plus
• Sponsor logo featured on all e-newsletters, reaching over 10,000 individuals
• Sponsor trailer at select screening(s)
• Verbal acknowledgement at all screenings
• Year-round Festival Package, Coast-to-Coast Festival Package and much more

For more information about our sponsorship packages, please contact us at: sponsorship@thirdi.org

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

Donate

For a tax-deductible donation, please send a check payable to 3rd i South Asian Independent Film and write your name(s) and your email address on the check.


Mail check to:
3rd i Films
c/o Seth St. Martin
147 Charles Street,
San Francisco, CA 94131