Become a Sponsor
Sponsor a Film
We are looking for film lovers with a generous heart who will sponsor a film at the 16th ELFF. We are asking for a $500 sponsorship that will provide the following:
- Rental of a first-run film
- Transportation and hotel accommodations for visiting filmmakers
- Vital support of the film festival
In return for this generous sponsorship, you will receive these benefits:
- Two All-Access Passes to the film festival films, parties and hospitality room.
- Four passes to the EL Film Society Film Series at Studio C!
- An acknowledgement on the screen before the film is shown.
- Thanked during the film’s introduction.
- Listed under the film’s description in the program and online.
One person or business can sponsor the film or get a group of your fellow film lovers to join you. Be a part of the East Lansing Film Festival, the coolest event in Mid-Michigan.
- City of East Lansing Arts Commission
- Message Makers
- Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs
- Michigan State University
- National Endowment for the Arts
- Studio C! Meridian Mall
- Ward W. and Priscilla B. Woods Foundation.
- Lansing State Journal
- LCC WLNZ – 98.7
- The State News
- Town Square Media – WITL 100.7FM, WFMK 99.1FM, WJIM 97.5FM, WMMQ 94.9FM, WJIM 1240AM, WVFN 730AM
- WILX-TV Channel 10
- WKAR Radio 870 AM and 90.5 FM
- Johannes M. Bauer
- Cheeney Media Concepts²
- Ingham County and the Arts Council of Greater Lansing
- RetroDuck Custom Screen Priniting
- MSU College of Arts & Letters
- MSU College of Communication Arts & Sciences
- MSU Federal Credit Union
- MSU Professional Convention Managers
- Center for Research on Ingredient Saftey
- John and Martha Couretas
- MSU AgBioResearch
- MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
- MSU Jewish Studies
- MSU Media and Information
- MSU Our Daily Work/Our Daily Lives
- Anna and Mike Miller
- Nick and Angie Pope
- Robert and Laura Stein
- The Sustainable Michigan Endowment Project
- Bell’s Pizza
- Big Apple Bagel
- Black Cat Bistro
- Buffalo Wild Wings
- El Azteco
- Espresso Royale
- Grand Traverse Pie Company
- Harper’s Restaurant and Brewpub
- Insomnia Cookies
- MSU Housing and Food Services