Toronto, Ontario – May 5, 2016 – KIA Canada will be partnering with The International Film Festival of South Asia (IFFSA) for the third consecutive year! BMO IFFSA Toronto is excited to have KIA Canada on board for another exciting and eventful year! KIA Canada is one of Canada’s top automotive companies and will once again be the exclusive automotive partner for the film festival for 2016.
“Our sponsorship is one way of giving back to our local communities – while at the same time supporting the expression of South Asian and Punjabi cultures, and the brilliance of the filmmakers whose work will brighten so many screens, and so many lives, next month”, stated Mr. Steve Carter, Director of Marketing, Kia Canada.
As an Asian company that is a relative newcomer to Canada, KIA Canada shares the same understanding of pride in one’s heritage, and roots that BMO IFFSA Toronto aims to connect with the public throughout the festival.
“We are very excited to have Kia Canada back for the third consecutive year. We hope for a long and sustainable relationship with the company who takes pride in giving back to the community”, stated Inder Chopra, Vice President of BMO IFFSA | PIFF | Toronto.
Tune in to the excitement during the FESTIVAL WEEKEND May 19th- May 23rd with film screenings and fun- filled events for everyone to enjoy!
About BMO IFFSA Toronto: BMO IFFSA Toronto is the biggest South Asian Film Festival in North America. This ten day extravaganza showcases a diverse, language independent, selection of the best feature films, documentaries, and short films from around the world, on themes of South Asian cultures and identities. The festival also features concerts, gala events, film parties, seminars, workshops, and networking opportunities with government representatives, business leaders, local organizations that support film development, film stars, producers, directors, members of the media and more.
About Kia Canada: Kia Canada Inc. (www.kia.ca – www.facebook.com/kiacanada) a maker of quality vehicles for the young-at-heart is a subsidiary of Kia Motors Corporation (KMC) which was founded in 1999 and sells and services high quality, class leading vehicles like the Soul, Forte, Optima and Sorento through a network of 188 dealers nationwide. Kia Canada Inc. employs 160 people in its Mississauga, Ontario headquarters and four regional offices across Canada, with an all-new state-of-the-art facility in Montreal. Kia’s brand slogan “The Power to Surprise” represents the company’s global commitment to surprise the world by providing exciting & inspiring experiences that go beyond expectations.
View the full film festival schedule of 80+ films and 40+ events happening at BMO IFFSA Toronto 2016 and CHOOSE YOUR EXCITEMENT online at www.iffsatoronto.com