Sponsorship

2021 Sponsorship Opportunities

The American Black Film Festival offers a wide range of industry-focused and consumer-facing programs to engage its partners. With a number of turn-key and customizable activities, the festival is a prime opportunity to support diversity in film and television, and at the same time meet your branding and marketing goals.

For 2021 ABFF sponsorship inquiries contact: sponsorship@abffventures.com

Presenting Sponsors

Warner Media is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.

Home Box Office, Inc. is the premium television programming subsidiary of Time Warner Inc. and the world’s most successful pay TV service, providing the two television services – HBO® and Cinemax® – to approximately 127 million subscribers worldwide. The services offer the most popular subscription video-on-demand products, HBO On Demand® and Cinemax On Demand® as well as HBO GO® and MAX GO®, HD feeds and multiplex channels. Internationally, HBO branded television networks, along with the subscription video-on-demand products HBO On Demand and HBO GO, bring HBO services to over 70 countries. HBO and Cinemax programming is sold into over 150 countries worldwide.

Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is an accredited, independent not-for-profit sales and marketing organization whose mission is to attract visitors to Greater Miami and the Beaches for leisure, business and conventions. To get further engaged with Miami and the Beaches, join the conversation by following us on our social media channels at Facebook.com/visitmiamiTwitter.com/miamiandbeachesInstagram.com/miamiandbeaches and Pinterest.com/miamiandbeaches.

Cadillac has been a leading luxury auto brand since 1902. Today Cadillac is growing globally, driven by an expanding product portfolio featuring dramatic design and technology. More information on Cadillac appears at www.cadillac.com. Cadillac’s media website with information, images and video can be found at media.cadillac.com.
Premier Sponsors
Jeff Friday Media

Jeff Friday Media (JFM), is a Los Angeles-based production company founded by producer and American Black Film Festival founder, Jeff Friday. Its mission is to create narrative films, documentaries and television series that showcase Black humanity and provides balanced portrayals of the African American experience. The company’s content output focuses on Black and Brown audiences, designed for distribution across an array of traditional and new media platforms. Productions to date include the awards special ABFF Honors  (BET), feature documentary Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn (HBO Max) in partnership with Lightbox and Hollywood Homecoming, an unscripted reunion series in partnership with IMDb TV. JFM is currently in production on Donyale Luna, a feature documentary that tells the story of the first Black supermodel, for HBO Documentary Films and has several film and TV projects in development. The company recently announced a first look deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment to accelerate exposure and opportunity for feature filmmakers of color.

Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) is a subsidiary of Sony Entertainment Inc., which is a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation. SPE’s global operations encompass motion picture production, acquisition, and distribution; television production, acquisition, and distribution; television networks; digital content creation and distribution; operation of studio facilities; and development of new entertainment products, services and technologies. SPE’s Motion Picture Group production organizations include Columbia Pictures, Screen Gems, TriStar Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation, Stage 6 Films, AFFIRM Films, and Sony Pictures Classics. For additional information, visit http://www.sonypictures.com/corp/divisions.html.

Official Sponsors

Netflix is the world’s leading internet entertainment service with over 148 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

With brands like Yahoo, HuffPost and TechCrunch, Verizon Media transforms how people stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact. We create new ways for partners around the world to connect.

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