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Opening night film premiere, El Cuerno de la Abundancia (Horn of Plenty), a comedy by award winning Cuban filmmaker Juan Carlos Tabío and reception at The Directors Guild Theatre

50 years of the Development of Cuban Cinema
• Retrospective of Cuban master, Santiago Alvarez’ bold and unexpected images.
• Remembering Humberto Solas (1941-2008): Legendary filmmaker whose works encompassed key moments in Cuban and Latin American history
• Showcase of works by young Cuban filmmakers

Recent Puerto Rican Cinema: films by leading directors, Jacobo Morales, Raul Marchand, Edmundo Rodriguez, and Lilian Rosado

Stranger than Fiction:  A Tribute to award-winning Colombian director, Luis Ospina

Nuevas Miradas, New Views: the latest films produced by graduate students from the International School of Film and TV (EICTV), San Antonio de los Baños, Cuba

A selection of compelling documentaries

Premieres of award-winning films from the Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano that takes place each December in Havana

Special programming for children at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Educational programs including panel discussions, workshops, and Q&A sessions with filmmakers

Events with Filmmakers

Receptions and parties with Latin American delegates

Havana Film Festival New York Sponsors

Sponsorship Opportunities: Why sponsor HFFNY?

  • Influence a booming diverse Latino audience
  • Benefit from exposure to one of the fastest growing communities
  • Receive preeminent recognition through a variety of media and marketing opportunities
  • Become part of an exciting, artistic and educational experience
  • Support a non-profit organization to celebrate the arts and Latino cultures
  • Entertainment options and VIP privileges for your clients and employees

HFFNY customizes its programs to meet your brand needs:

  • Brand development
  • Partnership marketing
  • Brand loyalty
  • Community involvement
  • Targeted customer reach
  • Strategic promotion and advertising
  • Merchandising opportunities

HFFNY Audience

HFFNY attracts a diverse, international audience that includes film aficionados, filmmakers, actors, academics, and community members.

All our actions focus on the dynamic and rapidly growing Hispanic population in and around New York City, nationally and internationally.

Marketing Opportunities

Market your company/brand to our attendees including media, celebrities, academics and film buffs. Sponsorship can take the form of monetary contribution or in-kind in the form of media exposure, products and services.


  • Print publication, advertising space and media coverage
  • Banners and wallscapes
  • Trailer and screenings Cross-promotional merchandise


  • Online advertisements and links
  • E-mail alerts
  • Editorials and reviews


  • Special events
  • Screening rooms
  • Venues
  • Catering
  • Wine and spirits
  • Entertainment
  • Gift bags


  • Airline tickets
  • Hotel rooms
  • Hospitality suite
  • Car service
  • Parking
  • Guest meals
  • Official festival vehicle


  • Printing
  • Graphic design
  • Shipping
  • Courier service
  • Supplies
  • Copying service
  • Event staff
  • Language translation

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