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Every October in Milford, Pennsylvania, thousands of festival goers are inspired by the films we present on the main stage at the historic Milford Theatre, and enjoy all the local films and documentaries presented in our salons. Prominent community members and Hollywood personalities gather to savor the glamour of the opening night gala. The festival is famous in the Tri-State region and promises a magical weekend which presents an excellent opportunity to promote your business. The Black Bear Film Festival is a cherished community legacy that provides our Sponsors with many benefits and you’re invited to take part as we celebrate 20 years of festival success!

Supporting Black Bear now will mean your business will reap the benefits of exposure all year with a full season of exciting events and a professionally printed program where your business’ name will be a featured.  We have a wide, loyal following and our program is a keepsake for festival attendants, so you are promoting your business for years to come.  

Ready to be a star of Black Bear and let your business shine at the Festival this year? Review our levels of sponsorship and secure your donation now to be begin reaping the benefits of joining us as we celebrate our biggest and most exciting year ever! More info can be be mailed or emailed to you. Please call our office at (570)832-4858 or email us at

PATRON’S DEN members

Join us in the Patron’s Den and become a member of our diverse community of filmmakers and film lovers while enjoying all the benefits and perks of supporting the Black Bear Film Festival.

 Our Patron’s Den Members are treated like stars all season long with special events and discounts at local businesses in Milford.  You could even skip the lines and enjoy advanced seating at film events!  Members of certain levels are even entitled to free tickets and gold passes that entitle you to the complete program. 

 Your generosity allows us to continue our adored annual film festival while expanding our program with additional educational partnerships and more films that inspire and more festival fun! 

Ready to join in the fun and be a star of Black Bear too? Review our Patron’s Den membership levels and secure your spot with a donation. Remember! It’s our 20th year and you don’t want to miss out on all the extra events! More info can be mailed or emailed to you. Please call our office at (570)832-4858 or email us at

The Black Bear Film Festival is a non profit (501(c)3) organization. We operate and exist solely through sponsors, grants and donations. Thank you for all of your continued support and help making our 20th year the best one yet!