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Reap the Rewards When You Sponsor the Port Townsend Film Festival

The Port Townsend Film Festival offers advertising packages to our sponsors that include both on-screen and print acknowledgement. We market Port Townsend as a great destination “90+ Films in Our Walkable National Historic District” and partner with other businesses and non-profits to promote Jefferson County as a desirable place to visit.

We print 13,000 printed programs, which are also on-line year round with links to your businesses.  Our website analytics show us that our online program is seen over 500,000 times during the year. We also use past programs as a reference for over 1,600 local members having access to our film library, so the public sees your logos s for years. Our demographics are 1. Mostly women 2. Mostly high income 3. Mostly big spenders. 4. Mostly regional, within driving distance.

Your Benefits:

  • 4 Patron Passes including Friday night’s “Dinner on Taylor Street”

  • Concierge service

  • Invitations to our exclusive cocktail party with filmmakers Saturday afternoon.

  • Access to the Filmmaker’s Lounge (free beverages, snacks).

  • 4 Invitations to the Friday night private Filmmakers’ Reception

  • 4 Invitations to the exclusive Sunday evening’s Filmmaker’s Awards Party

  • Your logo on the PTFF Poster

  • Your logo on a special Signature Sponsor page and business name listed in our program guide

  • Your logo linked on our website homepage

    Your logo on the banner over Sims Way in Port Townsend

  • Personal thank you when we introduce each film (over 90 films)

  • Your logo on your own Signature Sponsor slide shown on-screen, at every venue, for the entire festival (over 150 impressions)

  • Your website linked on our PTFF sponsor page

  • All passes include an annual PTFF membership entitling the bearer use of our library containing over 1,000 films; a discounted ticket for each “First Tuesday Salon” at the Rose Theatre and discounts from local merchants.

Sponsor one of our nine theatres! Your in the slide show prior to every screening in all theatres. The Rose Theatre, The Rosebud Cinema, The Starlight Room, Taylor Street Outdoor Cinema, American Legion Theatre, NW Maritime Center, the Peter Simpson Free Cinema or (new this year!) co-sponsor the PTFF Free Theatre at the Jefferson County Library in Port Hadlock.

Your Benefits:

  • 3 Concierge Passes including Friday night’s “Dinner on Taylor Street” (Value $1,950)

  • Concierge service

  • 3 Invitations to the Friday night private Filmmaker’s Reception

  • 3 Invitations to the Sunday evening Awards Celebration

  • Your logo and business name listed in our program guide

  • Personal thank you when we introduce in the theatre you’ve sponsored.

  • Your logo on your own Theatre Sponsor slide, shown on-screen, at every venue, for the entire festival (over 150 impressions)

  • Your website linked on our PTFF sponsor page

  • All passes include an annual PTFF membership entitling the bearer use of our library containing over 1,000 films; a discounted ticket for each “First Tuesday Salon” at the Rose Theatre and discounts from local merchants.

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Your name emblazoned on a specific wearable item: Manager T-shirts, Volunteer Hats, Volunteer T-shirts or Lanyards, worn by 300 volunteers (lanyards worn by hundreds of pass holders and saved as souvenirs.

Your Benefits:

  • 3 Concierge Passes including Friday night’s “Dinner on Taylor Street”

  • Concierge service

  • 3 Invitations to the Friday night private Filmmaker’s Reception

  • 3 Invitations to the Sunday evening Awards Party

  • On-screen slide thanking you for sponsoring your chosen item, shown on-screen, at every venue, for the entire festival (over 150 impressions)

  • Your logo on the sponsored item

  • Your logo and business name listed in our program guide

  • Your website linked on our PTFF sponsor page

  • Display space for business cards/brochures at our hospitality venue

  • All passes include an annual PTFF membership entitling the bearer use of our library containing over 1,000 films; a discounted ticket for each “First Tuesday Salon” at the Rose Theatre and discounts from local merchants.

  • “A Very Special Evening”- Screening with our Festival Guest and their signature film or “An On-Stage Event Sunday Afternoon”.

  • The private “Filmmaker’s Reception” for filmmakers and upper level donors and sponsors.

  • The exclusive “Awards Party” – Our wrap party on Sunday evening for filmmakers and upper level donors and sponsors.

Benefits

  • 2 Concierge Passes including Friday night’s “Dinner on Taylor Street” (Value $1,300)

  • Concierge service

  • 2 Invitations to the Friday night private Filmmaker’s Reception

  • 2 Invitations to the Sunday evening Awards Party

  • Portable signage at the event you sponsor

  • Your logo as a party sponsor in our program guide. Your business name listed with other sponsors in our program guide.

  • Your logo on an Event Sponsor slide shown on-screen, at every venue, for the entire festival (over 150 impressions)

  • Your website linked on our PTFF sponsor page

  • Membership to PTFF for one year (Includes check-out privileges for our film library, year-round discounts at Pane d’Amore Bakery, Port Townsend Fudge Company and First Tuesday Salon in the Rose Theatre, as well as our monthly email newsletter).

Your Benefits:

  • 2 Festival Passes including Friday night’s “Dinner on Taylor Street” ”, and unlimited admission into films

  • Your logo (designating you as the sponsor for a specific film or short film collection) in our program guide. With just three films to a page, one in each column, your logo stands out!

  • Your logo on your own slide shown with your specific film or short film collection

  • Your business name listed with all of our sponsors

  • Your website linked on our PTFF sponsor page

  • All passes include an annual PTFF membership entitling the bearer use of our library containing over 1,000 films; a discounted ticket for each “First Tuesday Salon” at the Rose Theatre and discounts from local merchants.

Choose from:
1. Opening Ceremonies Host – Signage on Taylor Street during Opening Ceremony, public thanks at the event
2. Filmmaker’s Lounge Host-An escape with food and comfort for filmmakers. If you want their undivided attention this is the place. Your signage placed at entrance
3. Beer & Wine Garden Host—Your banner visible to all on Taylor Street at this festival favorite outdoor lounge
4. Hospitality Center- Your signage placed at Grand Central! Everyone gets passes here, free coffee, merchandise AND information
5. Area 51, Festival Bar on the Dock Host in the Pope Marine Building (open Thursday PM – Sunday PM.) Filmmaker's Panels are also held here Saturday and Sunday morning.

Your Benefits:

  • (2) Six-Packs Passes that can be shared or (12) One-Passes

  • Your logo and business name (two separate entries) listed in our program

  • Your logo on the Hospitality Sponsor slide shown on-screen, at every venue, for the entire festival (over 150 impressions)

  • All passes include an annual PTFF membership entitling the bearer use of our library containing over 1,000 films; a discounted ticket for each “First Tuesday Salon” at the Rose Theatre and discounts from local merchants.

Short films are shown before most features! Be one of our sponsors for these unique favorites! Your sponsorship includes ALL the short films!

Your Benefits:

  • (1) Six-Pack that you can share or (6) One-Passes

  • Your logo in the Shorts section of our program, with other Shorts sponsors. Your business name will also be listed with other sponsors

  • Your logo on the Shorts Sponsors slide shown on-screen, at every venue, for the entire festival (over 150 impressions)

  • All passes include an annual PTFF membership entitling the bearer use of our library containing over 1,000 films; a discounted ticket for each “First Tuesday Salon” at the Rose Theatre and discounts from local merchants.

If you’d like to help support the Port Townsend Film Festival with those valuable “other expenses,” we can’t live without, such as: a working copier, gas to make trips to SeaTac to pick up our filmmakers, the electric bill, U-Haul rental for film equipment, the phone bill. These can be in-kind or cash sponsorships.

Your Benefits:

  • (1) One-Pass (good for one film) for each $100.00 cash or of $100 of In-Kind Services or Merchandise

  • Your business name listed in our program guide, if we sign a contract with you by 8/1/17.

  • Your business name listed on the Operations Sponsor slide shown on-screen, at every venue, for the entire festival (over 150 impressions)

  • All passes include an annual PTFF membership entitling the bearer use of our library containing over 1,000 films; a discounted ticket for each “First Tuesday Salon” at the Rose Theatre and discounts from local merchants.

Provide hors d’oeuvres, finger food, sweets or beverages for our filmmakers, for our parties, guests or chip in with sandwiches, pizza and drinks for our hungry support crews.

Your Benefits:

  • (1) One-Pass (good for one film) per each $100.00 of In-Kind

  • Your business name listed in our program guide if your contract is signed by 8/1/17

  • Your business name listed on the Eats! Sponsor slide shown on-screen, at every venue, for the entire festival (over 150 impressions)

  • Table tent acknowledgment

  • All passes include an annual PTFF membership entitling the bearer use of our library containing over 1,000 films; a discounted ticket for each “First Tuesday Salon” at the Rose Theatre and discounts from local merchants.