Sponsors & Partners

As a VAFF sponsor or partner, you will enjoy a high-profile association with a dynamic and diverse film festival. Through your sponsorship or partnership, you will demonstrate to our audiences and the community at large that your organization supports community initiatives, multiculturalism, and arts and cultural events. Your support will help us bring an exciting array of independent and commercial films to Metro Vancouver.

As a sponsor or partner, you will:

  • Position and increase the exposure of your brand, product and/or service to desirable niche markets;
  • Build brand loyalty and positive brand image in local communities;
  • Develop new business opportunities and markets; and
  • Strengthen your organization’s ties to the community.

We are committed to developing long-term relationships with our sponsors or partners and are proud to offer an assortment of community initiatives that you can participate in throughout the year. We offer various opportunity through annual sponsorships, festival only sponsorships and digital & print advertising opportunities.

Annual Sponsorship Opportunities

Annual exclusive title sponsor
Annual director's circle sponsors
Annual leading cast sponsors


Annual Events / Programs Opportunities

Spectacular Screening event sponsor
Summer Short Filmmaking contest sponsor
$1,500 and $3,000
Youthflix Program sponsor
We Heart Canada Campaign sponsor


Festival only Sponsorship Opportunities

Major festival sponsor
Producer sponsors
Film Crew sponsors
Individual party opportunities


Previous sponsors include: Bank of Montreal, BC Gaming, British Columbia Arts Council, City of Vancouver, Cineplex, City TV, Creative BC, CTV, IATSE, Novus TV, Fairchild, Suki’s, Yelp, Joy TV, Vancity Buzz, Shaw Multicultural Channel, S.U.C.C.E.S.S, In2Net, Finale Editworks, OMNI, and many more....

Contact us at marketing@vaff.org for more details. We can discuss an opportunity that is customized for you.

Youthflix Program

VAFF Voice - Blog


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