Sponsorship Benefits & Levels

RNIFF & Year-Round Events

The Red Nation International Film Festival is the world’s largest Native and Indigenous leading entertainment platform. From film, television and emerging mediums to conversations and performances, the Festival is a 30-day celebration of storytelling in all its forms. Global audiences of consumers, industry, VIPs and media join RNIFF each November in celebrating American Indian Heritage Month to experience where culture is headed next.

Beyond the annual Red Nation International Film Festival, RNIFF hosts curated year-round events and programs.

Partners leverage RNIFF to achieve marketing and press goals through custom programs, activations, content and hospitality opportunities. RNIFF works with brands to build robust, integrated partnerships tailored to their objectives.

RNIFF runs November 1 – 30, annually.

Red Nation Television Network

Red Nation TV serves as a hub for captivating entertainment, artistic exploration, and unique narratives that bring together communities and celebrate diverse cultures. It acts as a unifying platform where Native and Indigenous authentic stories attract the participation of brands, filmmakers, distributors, and audiences alike.

To learn more about how to partner with RNIFF, contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com

AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT

Each year, the original storytellers of this land present their new work to an audience of 10 million viewers in 37 countries+ throughout all our programs. In addition, Red Nation Celebration Institute presents public programs in Native communities across the U.S. Through these programs,  Red Nation Celebration Institute reaches and engages thousands of additional consumers annually and reaches millions more through press, web, and social platforms. Current partnership opportunities include custom packages for the following programs:

  • Native Women in Film and Television in All Media Festival (Los Angeles) – March | Held During Academy Awards Week
  • Native Indigenous Student Academy for Cinematic Arts Festival / Awards – (Los Angeles) April
  • RNIFF ‘On the Road’ (Santa Fe NM) – June
  • RNIFF ‘On the Road’ (Santa Fe NM) – August
  • Red Nation International Film Festival (Los Angeles) – November
  • RNCI Red Nation Awards Show (Beverly Hills) – November
  • Red Nation Television Network (Streaming Entertainment Company) – Year Round
  • RNIFF ‘On the Road’ (Washington D.C.) | Held in 2017
  • RNIFF ‘On the Road’  (New York City NY) Coming Soon 

Custom Tribal Sponsorships available upon request.

To receive current partnership opportunities include custom packages for the individual program(s) For information about sponsorship opportunities or to receive a custom proposal for a specific program (s), contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com, or by phone at 818.665.5753.

Sponsorship Levels and Benefits

Contributions at all levels are deeply appreciated.

  • Native Women in Film & Television in All Media
    • Native Women Write
    • Producers Group
    • Screenwriters Lab
    • Filmmakers Series / Inclusion & Equality
    • Journalists
  • Native Indigenous Student Academy for Cinematic Arts
    • Standing Rock Youth
    • Student Film Festival
    • Student Awards
    • Mentorship Lab
    • Student Writers Lab
    • Native Youth Matter
    • For Educators Now
  • Screenwriter Labs
    • TV Room Writers
    • Feature Film Writers Lab
    • Animation Lab
    • Unscripted Lab
  • Screenwriter Panels
    • Screenwriters
    • Animation
    • Unscripted
    • Directors
    • Producers
  • RNCI Masterclasses
    • Red Nation Conversation Series Masterclasses
    • Filmmakers Indigenous Fellowship Lounge
  • Theater Labs
    • Playwright Theatre
  • Native Comedy Lab
    • Let’s Hear Your FUNNY
  • RNCI Crew
    • Native Film Commission in State of New Mexico
    • Native Film Commission in State of California
    • RNCI Crew Below the Line / Behind the Camera
  • Monthly Film Series (January to September)

Please contact partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

  • Native Women in Film & Television in All Media
    • Native Women Write
    • Producers Group
    • Screenwriters Lab
    • Filmmakers Series / Inclusion & Equality
    • Journalists
  • Native Indigenous Student Academy for Cinematic Arts
    • Standing Rock Youth
    • Student Film Festival
    • Student Awards
    • Mentorship Lab
    • Student Writers Lab
    • Native Youth Matter
    • For Educators Now
  • Screenwriter Labs
    • TV Room Writers
    • Feature Film Writers Lab
    • Animation Lab
    • Unscripted Lab
  • Screenwriter Panels
    • Screenwriters
    • Animation
    • Unscripted
    • Directors
    • Producers
  • RNCI Masterclasses
    • Red Nation Conversation Series Masterclasses
    • Filmmakers Indigenous Fellowship Lounge
  • Theater Labs
    • Playwright Theatre
  • Native Comedy Lab
    • Let’s Hear Your FUNNY
  • RNCI Crew
    • Native Film Commission in State of New Mexico
    • Native Film Commission in State of California
    • RNCI Crew Below the Line / Behind the Camera
  • Monthly Film Series (January to September)

Please contact partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Cost: $300,000 

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Cost: $300,000

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Cost: $125,000 

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier. Awards Show held at the Four Seasons Hotel, Los Angeles, Beverly Hills.

Cost: $150,000 

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Cost: $75,000 

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Cost: $5,000 

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Cost: $10,000 

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Cost: $25,000 

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Cost: $20,000 

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Cost: $10,000 

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Cost: $15,000 

ON THE ROAD RNIFF

  • Santa Fe NM (August)
  • Paris France (May)
  • Washington D.C. (June)
  • New York City NY (June)

Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

Cost: $20,000  (per city)

All following sponsors will receive their sponsor’s logo (click through) on the footer of RNIFF website and on after-program, thank you ad official program online publication, in addition to below benefits:
  • Lanyard Sponsor – $10,000
  • RNIFF T-SHIRT – Sponsor logo on 300 t-shirts – $10,000
  • FESTIVAL POSTER – Sponsor logo on electrical onsite (5 logos) – $10,000
  • PRODUCT PLACEMENT & GIFTING OPPORTUNITIES – $5,000
  • WELCOME SIGN SPONSOR – At Festival lobby, RNCI Red Nation Awards – $3,000
Please contact Linda Tenequer at partnerships@rednation.com for details on the benefits associated with this tier.

All contributions are tax deductible

Red Nation Celebration Institute is a Federally Recognized 501 (c) (3) charitable organization. EIN 95-4015181.

All contributions are tax deductible. No goods or services will be provided in exchange for the contribution.

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