Become a KIFF Sponsor

This year has been our most challenging year to date. So it is with great pride and humility that KIFF can say it’s the first major film festival taking place in Ireland this year. We are delighted to be able to offer  local, national and international businesses sponsorship opportunities.  Ideally, KIFF are looking to nurture mutually beneficial long-term relationships.

This year, Nicola O’ Sullivan from NOS Associates is our head of PR and Sponsorship.  Nicola (MPRII) is an experienced PR and Marketing professional with over 16 years experience. Recently returned to her home county of Kerry, Nicola has a proven track record in creating and implementing successful and bespoke events and campaigns through strategic planning, media relations, creative PR, marketing and social media. Her clients include Brown Thomas, The Press Up Entertainment Group, Little Island Books, Tower Records, and now us!

If your company would like to talk to KIFF about sponsorship opportunities, then please get in contact with Nicola at

As part of the 21st Kerry Film Festival 15th–18th October 2020 we are delighted to offer the following sponsorship opportunities

Sample Sponsorship packages

  • Exclusive sponsorship of new premier movie at KIFF (tbc)
  • Full page colour advert in online festival programme
  • Logo on page one of KIFF 2020 festival programme
  • Logo and link on Sponsors’ page of KFF website
  • Facebook competition in conjunction with your business
  • Logo screened or online promo video
  • Space on our email newsletter for your logo
  • 10 complimentary ‘Access All Area’ passes for the duration of KIFF online festival 2020
  • Banner advert on main website page and social media for duration of festival 2020 (specific image size/format required)
  • Halfpage colour advert in our online festival programme
  • Logo on page one of festival programme
  • Logo and link on Sponsors’ page of KFF website
  • Cross-marketing opportunities for festival specific promotions and across all our social media platforms (Instagram / Facebook / Twitter / YouTube)
  • 4 complimentary ‘Access All Area’ passes for the duration of KIFF online festival 2020
  • You now can now sponsor a film and have your logo proudly showcased before one of our feature films–slots include features, documentaries, children’s movies and Kerry Short films
  • 10 free log in passes to your sponsored feature
  • Logo on our online brochure 2020

Full Page Advertisement €300.00

½ Advertisement €200.00


  • KIFF is celebrating its 21st edition this year. 

  • KIFF is the 4th biggest film festival in Ireland, eclipsed only by major city festivals – Dublin, Cork and Galway.

  • KIFF is listed as one of the Top 100 festivals in the world on Film Freeway where it currently holds a 5-star rating.

  • Its daily audience figures for the last three years are as follows:
    2017 – 673
    2018 – 803
    2019 – 1049
    This shows a 55.86% increase.

  • All going according to plan (!) KIFF will be Ireland’s 1st green film festival. Our carbon footprint is currently being calculated. KIFF will then offset this with tree-planting in Kerry.

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  • KIFF is a countywide film festival with year-round events.

  • KIFF’s Maureen O’Hara Award has a long, long tradition of supporting women in film. KIFF was one of the first film festivals to offer an award exclusively to women. 

  • KIFF focuses on emerging talent through the short film artform. It has a proven track record of spotting the game-changers of the future.

  • KIFF is one of only a few festivals that celebrates film scores.

  • KIFF has a superb festival location in the picturesque Killarney. We have great working relationships with key players in the hospitality sector so KIFF offers the most memorable experience for all attendees.

  • KIFF’s diverse and distinctive venues like St. Mary’s of the Sloes and Killarney House are testament to the Festival’s ground level network of support and goodwill.