DRIFF brings the film profession to Media Art & Design (MAD) students as they learn the about the industry and aspire to become professional movie makers.
— Greg Murphy, Dean of Media, Arts & Design at Durham College
It’s exciting to see storytelling building a community. DRIFF provides an incredible opportunity to share stories of human interest, explore culture and build networks.
— Carla Sinclair, Filmmaker


We want audiences to interact with your brand. All DRIFF sponsorship packages are customizable to meet our supporter’s objectives. Promote your business as an active supporter of arts & culture.

DRIFF screens films from around the world at several Durham venues, offering educational workshops to those who want a closer look behind the scenes.

Our programmers and event planners are working hard to deliver value on screen, and our Festival Committee has created best-value choices to help drive your brand recognition, while showing your community support.

Durham's connection to filmmaking has been quietly expanding over the past few years with many big movies and TV shows produced right in our backyard. Film culture is growing in our area and we want you to be a part of it.

Please review our sponsorship tiers and let us know how you can contribute to making Durham a more vibrant, culturally aware community.

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