The Capital of the North East of England
The North East of England has a long history of internationally recognised creativity and talent which has contributed to defining ‘the movies’ as we know it. The birthplace of legendary film makers including Ridley Scott, the setting of films including the iconic ‘Get Carter’ starring Michael Caine through to filming location for Kevin Costner and Morgan Freeman in Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves
A CITY OF CULTURE
The North East of England has a regional population of 2.61 million people, with it’s capital Newcastle-upon-Tyne considered one of the most vibrant cities in the World, previously voted in the top five of the most ‘fun’ cities to visit.
Known across the World for their warmth and hospitality, the people of the North East will always offer you a heartfelt warm welcome. Natives of Newcastle known as Geordie’s have played host to many exceptional events covering music, film and sport. It is of course the starting point too of the world’s largest and most favoured half marathon ‘The Great North Run’. The region itself captures all that is wonderful about human values and its capital is a city of Sanctuary, offering a safe haven for those in need as well as a variety of opportunities for those wishing to attain at the highest level across education, the arts, culture and business.
Sponsorship at NFF goes far beyond typical brand ‘badging’, as we seek to create sustainable partnerships between world class talent, iconic locations and the local business community enabling our sponsors to contribute to and enhance the overall NFF experience while achieving their ROI objectives on their investment.
As a key sponsor, you can become a respected “thought leader” via a co-produced session or workshop, hosting your own networking event to bring the elite of the global film industry to you or showcase your latest concepts through a spectrum of on-site branded activities to suit all marketing budgets.
Current Sponsors include:
“As a forward thinking organisation we are always looking for opportunities to engage with like minded companies/projects. We are delighted therefore to support the NFFL who will be working with some of our talented students to showcase all that is truly special about our region”
Judith Doyle (Chief Executive & Principal of Gateshead College)
If you would like to learn more about the how the NFFL can offer your company or brand an unique and tailored presence at our Festival via sponsorship and gain access to the large captive audience of senior film producers, financiers and content creators, please contact us today to discuss your specific requirements at [email protected]