Support the Festival

There will be 3 tier partnership/sponsorship opportunities with a range of benefits, more details will be available soon. In the meantime contact us via the contact form or email us for more information.

Chief Executive Officer of Disability North, Dr Victoria Armstrong, says

“We are delighted to be able to support The North East International Film Festival. We know that people with disabilities generally feel excluded in the Arts but this festival seeks to change that and we look forward to being involved.”

The North East International Film Festival

A celebration of filmmaking inviting the world to head North East

18th – 24th November 2024

VIP Networking Events

A VIP network gathering which will be attended by industry professionals, to include canapes and a welcome drink for which tickets will be made available through the website and Eventbrite.


Free, educational workshops will also take place throughout the city for people wanting to hone their craft, learn and develop new skills or just generalised info.

Special screenings

There will be special one off screenings of award winning films followed by question and answer sessions and interviews with leading Actors, Directors, Writers and Producers. Information on the special screenings shall be released in 2021.