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Corporate Sponsorship

Crossing the Line sponsorship means:

  • Showcasing your brand and products through one of the top forward-thinking festivals in New York
  • Supporting the presentation of world-class contemporary artists in New York
  • Reaching a sophisticated local and international audience of early-adopting cultural enthusiasts
  • Offering employees and top clients exclusive access to private events with artistic visionaries
  • An affiliation with a major cultural and educational destination in New York

2012 Festival Corporate Sponsorship packages include the following benefits for their executives, employees, and clients:

  • Logo visibility on the festival's digital and print collateral materials
  • Complimentary VIP tickets to Crossing the Line 2012 events with personalized ticket handling (average ticket value $20 each)
  • Invitations to VIP events and post-performance receptions held during Crossing the Line 2012
  • VIP privileges for company executives (access to Patron Services, preferred seating, personalized ticket handling, family privileges and others)
  • Opportunities for on-site promotion and sampling
  • Opportunity for corporate and client entertaining at exclusive events, receptions, and performances
  • Invitations to artist meet & greets, whenever possible

Crossing the Line Audience
The Crossing the Line audience is a coveted segment of the New York and tri-state area community. It is a public that is active in the arts and that includes major patrons of leading cultural institutions and professional industries. In 2011, Crossing the Line welcomed an audience of nearly 27,500 throughout three weeks—an over 100% increase from the previous year.

General Demographics:
Urban professional adults aged 24-55

  • 65% under 45 years old
  • 85% college educated; 47% with graduate or professional degree
  • Mean annual income of $86,000
  • 52% male
  • 62% American; 12% French; 26% other
  • 44% Manhattan residents; 26% Brooklyn; 30% other boroughs
  • 40% Highly culturally engaged (attend cultural events at least 5x per month)

Crossing the Line Press
Year after year, Crossing the Line receives an extraordinary press following. View the Crossing the Line 2011 press book.

Crossing the Line 2011 enjoyed:

  • 12 major New York Times stories
  • 7 broadcast features
  • 42 articles in leading French and U.S. publications such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Le Figaro, Time Out New York, Les Inrockuptibles, and more
  • 81 preview features
  • 180 total articles and listings in national and international publications

Contact Isabelle
Lefebvre Vary

Director of Development and Special Events
646 388 6604

FIAF Membership

Support Crossing the Line by becoming a Member!

Tax-deductible Memberships are available at various levels and start as low as $35.

FIAF Members enjoy many year-round benefits, including free admission to FIAF’s weekly CinémaTuesdays program, special offers from FIAF partners, full access to the Haskell Library, invitations to special Members' only events, discounts on tickets for all FIAF events, and much more.

Contact: / 646 388 6607



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