Corporate Sponsors

Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities with the Film Society of Lincoln Center
Annual Festival Programming:

New York Film Festival – One of the nation’s preeminent celebrations of film from around the world; In 2011, 17 days and nights at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall with additional programming at the Walter Reade Theater and (this year) at the new Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center; Total estimated attendance is 50K; September 30 – October 16, 2011.
Chaplin Award Gala – One of New York’s starriest evenings celebrating the career of a film legend; Past honorees include Michael Douglas, Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Martin Scorsese, and Al Pacino.  Star-studded dinner, tribute and after-party; approximately 1100 attendees; typically held in May.
New York Jewish Film Festival – Just had its 20th Anniversary in January; A partnership between the Film Society and the Jewish Museum celebrating works that focus on Jewish culture; This is one of the most highly-attended on-going series that the Film Society produces.
Dance on Camera – An annual salute to dance-related films that runs for 3-5 days in late January/early February.
Film Comment Selects – An adventurous series of films selected by the staff of the Film Society’s Film Comment Magazine; Typically runs 10-14 days in mid February and early March.
Rendezvous with French Cinema – The Film Society’s most popular on-going series that highlights new French cinema in partnership with UniFrance; Typically runs for approximately two weeks in early to mid March.
African Film Festival – A salute to films from many African countries that runs for 5-7 days in early April.
Open Roads: New Italian Cinema – Almost two weeks of new films from Italy in early June; Again, one of the three most popular on-going series that the Film Society produces.
Human Rights Watch International Film Festival – One of the most important and topical series that the Film Society airs; Includes numerous timely topics on subjects such as migration, immigration, etc., and is produced in association with the Human Rights Watch Organization; held in June.
New York Asian Film Festival – Now in its second year in partnership with Subway Cinema, this series highlights exciting and eclectic Asian films that are skewed more to younger adults; Generally runs for approximately two weeks in early July.
Latinbeat – A celebration of the best of new Latin cinema that occurs for two weeks in either August or September.
Spanish Cinema Now – A salute to the newest films from Spain each December that runs for approximately 10 days to two weeks.

For more information or to discuss a corporate sponsorship for your company, please contact Tom Michel at or 212-875-5624.

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