Thank you to our wonderful 2017 Love Your Shorts Film Festival Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsors


Wayne Densch is Central Florida’s premier distributor of Anheuser Busch, Craft Beers, Mixers and Specialty Sodas and Waters.

Today, the company’s 140 employees use the latest in technology to serve more than 1200 customers in a market share that has grown past 60 percent. From new technology to community citizenship, Wayne Densch, Inc. continues to emphasize the bedrock of its rise to the top: Quality equals Success.



Professional Testing

Professional Testing Inc. develops, administers and maintains licensure and certification examination programs.

Our full range of client services includes program audits, accreditation preparation, policy development, recertification requirements, implementation of effective organizational and governance structures, and ethics and disciplinary procedures. Our team provides expertise in best certification practices and program management.

Our mission is to satisfy our clients’ needs in planning, developing, implementing, and maintaining high quality examinations.


Executive Producer Sponsors

osiaOrlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) is Simpler. Faster. Better.

Located just 5 minutes from Downtown Sanford, SFB is the Airport of choice for the Love Your Shorts Film Festival with convenient flights from over 60 markets throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Scandinavia and South America. Check us out for your travel needs at www.FlySanford.com and enjoy a Simpler airport design, Faster airport processing and a Better airport experience. Remember, We Are SFBSimpler. Faster. Better.


Florida Hospital Fish Memorial

Florida Hospital Fish Memorial

The team at Florida Hospital Fish Memorial is energized by creating relationships with our patients, touching lives and doing what we can to enhance their quality of life. From preventative care to maintenance to general health restoration, we extend ourselves to our patients with caring faces, skilled hands, the latest in technology and trained clinicians. Florida Hospital Fish Memorial is proud to be a member of the Adventist Health System, one of the largest Protestant, not-for-profit health care systems in the nation. 

Education Day Sponsor

UCF College Of Arts And HumanitiesUniversity Of Central Florida College Of Arts & Humanities

The College of Arts and Humanities embodies the heritage of human learning and is committed to advancing and disseminating knowledge in the visual and performing arts and the humanities. CAH welcomes the excitement of new knowledge in the areas of technology, diversity, and interdisciplinary studies. These areas afford the College of Arts and Humanities a unique opportunity to create partnerships with the surrounding metropolitan area.

The College of Arts and Humanities cultivates the examined life. We provide the foundation, knowledge, and skills for individuals to act thoughtfully and ethically, in both public and private roles. We nourish respect for the rich artistic and humanistic contributions of all cultures. This respect is tempered and enhanced by the critical reflection and evaluative skills nurtured in our College. We prepare students to solve the problems of our society by fostering broad knowledge, precise expertise, critical and creative thinking, and skills with which to effectively utilize technology. Our central goal is to help students develop their talents to pursue a lifetime of learning.

E For Everyone Sponsor

web036368Leigh Ann Lyon, Sanford, Edward Jones. You may think all investment firms are the same. However, Edward Jones has made a conscious decision to serve you, the individual investor, differently. It’s more than lip service. See for yourself how this approach can help make a difference for you and your family.

Opening Night Sponsor

MagpiesMagpies Modern General Store – A twist on the community-based general stores of old, offering small batch and hand made goods. Shipping nationwide. Fun. Funky. Functional.

Florida Flavor Sponsor

Insurance Risk ServicesInsurance Risk Services – Comprised of seasoned professionals with a wide range of industry licenses, designations, and degrees, our staff is dedicated to giving you the most accurate underwriting reports in the business. The property and casualty insurance industry has relied on us for more than 35 years to help them decide which risks are worth taking.

Animation Sponsor

The Historic Sanford Welcome Center invites you to the Sanford Art Walk, a monthly dose of the arts and culture that makes Sanford the most funky and hip locale around! The event includes a juried art show in the Historic Sanford Welcome Center (230 E. 1st St., Sanford, FL 32771), and a strolling tour of the unique chique galleries and venues in downtown Sanford on the third Saturday of each month from 6 to 9 p.m., www.sanfordartwalk.com. And be sure to check out our signature event coming in March, “Art is a Drag” www.artisadrag.com!

Sci-Fi / Horror Sponsor

Buster’s Bistro is a contemporary Belgian bar located at 302 S. Sanford Ave. Buster’s serves traditional Belgian pub fare to compliment the variety of crafted beers they have to offer.

“The Original Christo’s” in Downtown Sanford is our best effort to create a state of the art family oriented restaurant. Real Food For Real People is our mission!

Drama Sponsor

Wop’s Hops Brewing Co. is Sanford, Florida’s first microbrewery. Come sample our fine Ales in our tasting room and beer garden. Dog friendly.

Sanford Chamber Of Commerce links partnerships and builds business by providing the tools and resources and addressing challenges that face businesses.

Documentary Sponsor

The Imperial at Washburn Imports serves only the finest beers, wines, and cocktails situated right in the middle of an import furniture store . . . in Beautiful Downtown Sanford, Florida!

Comedy Sponsor

Maria S. Shreve - Remax Real EstateMaria S. Shreve – After a successful 6 years as a boutique real estate brokerage in Historic Downtown Sanford, shreve&company LLC closed March 2014 and joined RE/MAX Town Centre in Downtown Orlando.With expanded exposure to a national and international real estate market, Maria S Shreve, Broker/Associate, is excited about the new adventure while still delivering the excellent customer service her clients have come to expect.

Best Of The Fest Sponsor

Hollerbach’s Willow Tree Cafe’ is proud to serve the freshest expertly prepared German Food in Central Florida. Theo, Linda, and Christina Hollerbach invite you to share our goal of providing you with a memorable meal and to experience German Gemuetlichkeit.


Love Your Shorts Film Festival is also supported by these public partners:


Love Your Shorts Film Festival Inc. is supported by United Arts of Central Florida, host of power2give.org/centralflorida and the collaborative Campaign for the Arts.

Seminole Cultural Arts Council

The Florida Division of Cultural Affairs is Florida’s state arts agency. The division promotes arts and culture as essential to quality of life for all Floridians.

Culture Builds Florida

The Seminole Cultural Arts Council (SCAC) is a catalyst for the preservation of local cultural and historic heritage, including performing, literary, visual arts and sciences; serving to sustain, develop and advance the cultural life of Seminole County.