Become a Sponsor Today!

Thank you for your interest in supporting the San Francisco Greek Film Festival!

The SFGFF is the initiative of the Modern Greek Studies Foundation, The festival serves as a local and international landmark event showcasing films from Greek/Cypriot filmmakers worldwide, elevating and promoting Hellenic arts and culture. The festival is organized and run entirely by volunteers. From direct financial support to providing goods and services, your tax-deductible contribution ensures the festival continues to showcase great films, host individuals from the film industry and incorporate special programs, all vital to the festival’s success. We invite you to look at our different sponsorship and recognition opportunities, and join our growing list of supporters today!

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Premiere$5,000+

  • 8 Weekly Movie Passes
  • 8 Tickets to Opening Night
  • 8 Tickets to Closing Night
  • 8 Tickets to Kick-Off Cocktail Reception
  • 6 Tickets to VIP Brunch with Filmmakers
  • Ad Space, Half Page, in the Official Film Festival Program (if sponsor provides camera ready art)
  • Promotional Trailer, 30 sec provided by sponsor, Prior to all Film Screenings
  • Logo Presence at the Pre Film Screening Trailer
  • Logo Inclusion in the Red Carpet Photo Backdrop
  • Most Prominent Name and Logo Placement in the Official Film Festival Program
  • Inclusion in Film Festival’s Website with Link to Sponsor’s Website, if available
  • Special Recognition in all Email Blasts, Social Media, and News/Press Releases
  • Reserved Seating (RSVP required)

Red Carpet$2,000+

  • 4 Weekly Movie Passes
  • 4 Tickets to Opening Night
  • 4 Tickets to Closing Night
  • 4 Tickets to Kick-Off Cocktail Reception
  • 4 Tickets to VIP Brunch with Filmmakers
  • Ad Space, Quarter Page, in the Official Film Festival Program (if sponsor provides camera ready art)
  • Promotional Trailer, 10 sec provided by sponsor, Prior to all Film Screenings
  • Logo Presence at the Pre Film Screening Trailer
  • Name and Logo Placement in the Official Film Festival Program
  • Inclusion in Film Festival’s Website with Link to Sponsor’s Website, if available
  • Special Recognition in all Email Blasts, Social Media, and News/Press Releases

Spotlight$1,000+

  • 2 Weekly Movie Passes
  • 2 tickets to Opening Night
  • 2 Tickets to Closing Night
  • 2 Tickets to Kick-Off Cocktail Reception
  • 2 Tickets to VIP Brunch with Filmmakers
  • Ad Space, Business Card Size, in the Official Film Festival Program (if sponsor provides camera ready art)
  • Logo Presence at the Pre Film Screening Trailer
  • Name and Logo Placement in the Official Film Festival Program
  • Inclusion in Film Festival’s Website with Link to Sponsor’s Website, if available

Film Enthusiast$500+

  • 1 Weekly Movie Pass
  • 1 Ticket to Opening Night
  • 1 Ticket to Closing Night
  • 1 Ticket to Kick-Off Cocktail Reception
  • 1 Ticket to VIP Brunch with Filmmakers
  • Logo Presence at the Pre Film Screening Trailer
  • Name and Logo Placement in the Official Film Festival Program
  • Inclusion in Film Festival’s Website with Link to Sponsor’s Website, if available

Additional OpportunitiesNew!

  • There are many opportunities to fund a specific aspect of the festival. Examples include covering the cost of the theater rental, the Opening and Closing Night events, and the travel expenses of visiting filmmakers. Recognition and incentives will be equivalent to the amount donated.
  • Someone from the festival will contact you with more details.

In-Kind DonationsNew!

  • We welcome a variety of in-kind donations to be distributed or raffled off during the festival. Examples include beverage and food items, products, merchandise and gift certificates. Recognition and incentives will be equivalent to the amount donated.

A Special Thank You to Our 2019 Film Festival Sponsors

 


 

OUR PREMIERE SPONSORS

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The mission of the Elios Charitable Foundation is to preserve the values of our Hellenic culture through its grants and sponsored projects and programs. The Foundation strives to position Elios as a leader in the community and to make a positive impact in the lives of Hellenic Americans and Philhellenes.

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Kokkari Estiatorio, is driven by the concept of philoxenia, the art of making a stranger a friend. This philosophy drives their efforts to create a cuisine fit for the gods with the hospitality of a proper Greek home — a restaurant that you would never want to leave.

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Vision and Values:  “Our values should guide every conversation, decision, and interaction. Our values should anchor every product and service we provide and every channel we operate.”

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ECCO takes projects from the analysis stage to implementation. The firm serves a wide and diverse set of clients, including regulators, utilities, independent system operators, power exchanges, marketers, brokers.

Dr. Alex Papalexopoulos

Tommy & Patti Skouras

 

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Wine tasting by Georgos
Super-Premium Greek Wines

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RED CARPET SPONSORS

Dr. Timothy Steck & Katerina Mavroudi-Steck, Nick & Athena Arvanitidis, George & Sophia Fonti,
Dean & Maria Nicolacakis


 

SPOTLIGHT SPONSORS

 

Synergos

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CJK DESIGN & SACRED SPACE

Patricia & Christ Kamages FAIA

The National Hellenic Society

Patricia Aleck, George Ballas, Costas & Angeliki Karantzas, Demetrios & Annette Skourtis, Kleon & Cara Skourtis, Nikos Kyrpides & Tatiana Drakaki, Peter Panagotacos, MD, San Francisco-Thessaloniki Sister City Committee, Dimitris Carapanos,Family Tasoula’s Hadjitofi, “The Icon Hunter”


 

FILM ENTHUSIAST SPONSORS

Galine, Frye, Fitting & Frangos

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Dimitris Charalambous, Chris & Melinda Kanios, Valerie Evans, Dr. Alexis Exuzides, Peter Lagarias, Penelope Meleas-Wagner, Victor Makras, John Tsingos, Elliot & Dimitra Wagner


 

MEDIA SPONSORS

 

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IN-KIND DONATIONS

 

 

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