Quick overview of Big Vision:
LAUNCHED IN 2010 BY DANI FAITH LEONARD & ALEX CIRILLO, BIG VISION EMPTY WALLET IS A FILM AND MEDIA INCUBATOR THAT PRODUCES PROGRAMS THAT SUPPORT CREATORS AND GET PROJECTS MADE AND SEEN.
AT OUR PRODUCTION COMPANY BIG VISION CREATIVE, WE’RE PRODUCING FEATURE FILMS AND DEVELOPING TV AND DIGITAL CONTENT.
We are currently seeking sponsorship for our premiere film incubator, the kickstart Diversity Program.
The Kickstart Diversity program SUPPORTS FEATURE FILMS WITH INCLUSIVE TEAMS THROUGH a 6 week incubator.
WHEN: July and August 2017.
WHO: 5-10 fantastic films (narrative or documentary), selected through a rigorous submission and interview process, written, directed, and/or produced by women, people of color, or LGBTQ filmmakers.
STRUCTURE: Each project receives creative guidance, mentorship, and business strategy from the Big Vision team; an exclusive pitch day focused on finance for financiers, partners, sponsors, and granting organizations; an exclusive Distribution Lab & Marketplace in NYC, focusing on audience building and distribution strategies. Past participating companies include The Weinstein Company, IFC, The Discovery Channel, Vimeo, FilmRise, Zeitgeist Films, Magnolia Pictures, and more.
OUR INVOLVEMENT: Each project is an official Big Vision co-production and heavily vetted by our team! As Executive Producers, we excel at shaping stories, making valuable connections through our personal relationships with festivals, distributors and vendors, and we're all about drive, generosity, passion, and fun.
VIBE: A fun and inclusive environment where people with unique backgrounds and perspectives share their important ideas.
Our Projects Succeed!
In 2016 & 2017, our films premiered at top festivals including Sundance and SXSW and were sold to major film distributors, streaming platforms, and TV networks.
who we reach:
BOLD, FORWARD-THINKING, ADVENTUROUS, EXCITING, IMPACTFUL, EYE-OPENING, CONVERSATION STARTERS.
Technologically-advanced, early adopters, highly creative influencers. Men and women (mostly 25-45) who embrace all cultures and aim to be socially conscious.
13,000 readers of our newsletter, thousands of creators at festivals like Sundance and SXSW, millions of viewers through the projects that we support through our incubator programs.
HOW TO GET INVOLVED:
We looking for a total of $30,000 to run our incubator in 2017, but no sponsorship is too small.
In exchange for sponsorship, we will work with you to figure out how to best reach your company's goals by integrating you into our program. We can provide specific naming rights, use your technology, showcase your brand in our correspondence and at events - the possibilities are endless. We aim to be as collaborative as possible and want to further your goals and mission. Here are some ideas:
- Branding and participation at our kick-off event for filmmakers and guests. Expected attendance - over 200 leading creators and media.
- Teach a workshop or host a guest talk at our incubator about how our filmmakers can use your services.
- Brand activation opportunity at our incubator hub.
- Include your branding wherever our incubator is listed.
- Dedicated newsletters, dedicated press blasts, social media promotion.
- Attendance at our special events to talk about your company to financiers, film distributors, streaming platforms, and network executives.
- And more.
.Thank you so much for taking the time to learn about Big Vision. We are so proud of the company that we've created and the creators we support and now, more than ever, we are excited to promote inclusion and propel unique perspectives. We hope to work with you to achieve both of our goals in 2017!
Dani & Alex
Dani@bigvisionemptywallet.com // Alex@bigvisionemptywallet.com