BE OUR SPONSERS
 
Sponsoring the HAF puts your brand, company, product or event at the center of one of the most influential film financing platforms in Asia. Supporting the HAF is well regarded as an impactful and strategic platform to connect your corporation with key players from the film and financial industry and to enhance your profile in a valuable way. It also represents a unique opportunity for corporations that value social responsibility and community involvement to demonstrate its commitment to the development of the arts.
 
Previous sponsors include: government agencies, film events, film service and technical providers, publications, film companies and associations, financial institutions, etc. Ranging from cash sponsorship to in-kind donations, the HAF offers the following sponsorship opportunities:
 

1. HAF Award Sponsor

HAF Awards are presented to project filmmakers in recognition of their outstanding potentials. As a HAF Award Sponsor you will award the selected HAF project(s) under different criteria which can match the objective or vision of your corporation and brand. The representative of the Award Sponsor will present the corresponding award to the selected HAF project(s) at the HAF Award Presentation Ceremony held on 20 March, 2019. 


Previous Award Sponsors:
Create Hong Kong, Hong Kong Film Development Fund, Wouter Barendrecht Film Foundation, Technicolor Asia, ARRI Asia, Bona Film Group, Catapooolt, Emperor Motion Pictures, Fushan Features, Paris Cinèma International Film Festival, Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival, Fox International Productions (Greater China) Ltd, Locarno International Film Festival, Rome Film Festival, Hong Kong Cyberport, SONY, CineDigit, etc.

For more info of HAF Awards, please click here.

2. Networking Event Sponsor
 
HAF networking events are one of the most popular and unique platforms to promote your key messages to targeted industry players and film professionals. These include a welcome drinks session, a limited number of luncheons, cocktail receptions and the HAF official awards presentation ceremony and closing party. Details of each event are as follows:
 
HAF Welcome Drinks 
Date: 17 March, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm 
Venue: To be confirmed
Expected Number of Guests: 100 - 150 guests
Potential Guest Profile: HAF filmmakers & Asian film industry professionals
 
HAF Welcome Lunch
Date: 18 March, 2019
Time: 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm 
Venue: Port Cafe, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre
Expected Number of Guests: 200 - 250 guests
Potential Guest Profile: Top filmmakers over the region & International film industry professionals including top-tier financiers, investors, film experts, buyers & distributors
Previous Sponsors: E-max Cineplex, Quam Financial Services Group and CHIVAS
 
HAF Luncheons
Dates: 19 or 20 March, 2019
Time: 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm 
Venue: Port Cafe, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre (TBC)
Expected Number of Guests: 200 - 250 guests
Potential Guest Profile: Top filmmakers over the region, International film industry professionals including top-tier financiers, investors, film experts, buyers & distributors
Previous Sponsors: CHIVAS, UNIJAPAN, UK Film Council, Edko Films, Fortissimo Film Sales, Sundream Motion Pictures, Universal Holdings Ltd., the Television and Licensing Authority of Hong Kong SAR, SONY and the Asian Film Market.
 
HAF Cocktail Receptions
Dates: 18, 19 or 20 March, 2019
Time: 4:00 to 5:30 pm 
Venue: HAF Area in FILMART, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre
Expected Number of Guests: 100 - 150 guests 
Potential Guest Profile: Top filmmakers over the region, International film industry professionals including top-tier financiers, investors, film experts, buyers & distributors
Previous Sponsors: ACE (Ateliers du Cinèma Europèen) and Taipei Book Fair Foundation
 
HAF Awards Presentation Ceremony and Closing Party
Date: 20 March, 2019
Time: 9:00 pm onwards
Venue: To be confirmed with the sponsor
Expected Number of Guests: 250 - 300 guests
Potential Guest Profile: Top filmmakers over the region, International film industry professionals including top-tier financiers, investors, film experts, buyers and distributors
Previous Sponsors: E-max Cineplex, The East, Focus Films Ltd., Fortissimo Film Sales and Locarno International Film Festival, Mei Ah Group, etc.
 
 
3. Other Benefits as HAF Sponsors
 
  • Logo branding on HAF website, eDM, promotional materials and on-site display
  • Local and International media coverage and publicity
  • One (1) FPFC run-of-page advertisement in the HAF official publication
  • Complimentary entry passes to HAF 2019
  • Complimentary VIP invitations to the HAF 2019 Awards Presentation Ceremony and Closing Party
 
We would be delighted to discuss opportunities with you and to present impactful solutions to meet your specific marketing and brand objectives. Please contact Ms. Catherine LIU of Marketing Department at (852) 2102-7392, fax to (852) 2970-3011, or email to catherine_liu@hkiff.org.hk for more details.
 
For more sponsorship opportunities at the Hong Kong International Film Festival, please click here