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PUBLIC FUNDERS

Support for Film Forum programming is provided, in part, by:

ART WORKS. National Endowment for the Arts  sets.gov New York State Council on the Arts NYCulture City of New York - Department of Cultural Affairs

NYC Council Member Corey Johnson

CORPORATE SPONSORS

Support for Film Forum’s student and senior memberships and discounted tickets is provided, in part, by:

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PRIVATE CONTRIBUTORS

$150,000 and above
The Kaplen Brothers Fund
Ostrovsky Family Fund
The Harry S. Thomson Foundation

$50,000 - $149,999
The Estate of Richard Brick
J. Kerry Clayton & Paige Royer /
      The Clayton-Royer Family Fund
The Leyli Foundation
Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation
Max Rifkind-Barron
The Winston Foundation

$15,000 - $49,999
Hugo Barreca / The Double R Foundation
Chervenak-Nunnallé Foundation
Karen Crennan & Allen Toman
Nancy Dine
Falconwood Foundation
Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation
GS Gives / Matt McClure
Mary W. Harriman Foundation
Peter & Ann Herbst
Alan & Lauren Klein
Levy-Horowitz Foundation
The Pollock/Nguyen Charitable Fund
Caryl Ratner in memory of Alexander Kaplen
Theodore C. & Betsy Barlow Rogers
Roberta Schneiderman
Cindy Sherman
Marwan Younes

$10,000 - $14,999Adam Bartos / Pannonia Foundation
Kimberley & Brian Carlson
Joel Coen & Frances I. McDormand
Con Edison
Vernon Evenson & Paul Cassidy
Ella M. Foshay
Roni Horn
The Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation, Inc.
Francis Levy & Hallie Cohen
Michael & Donna Sternberg
Anonymous (3)

$2,500 - $9,999
Ad Hoc Foundation, Inc.
Yvette J. Alberdingk-Thijm
The Altschul Foundation
Frank J. Anelante
Stuart S. Applebaum
Willem Dafoe
Susan Dunn
Jeanne Donovan Fisher
Adaline H. Frelinghuysen
Kathleen Fuld
Greta Gerwig
Laurel Gonsalves
Alba Greco & Roger Garcia
Warren & Andrea Grover
Hayes Family Fund
The Michael Hausman/Filmhaus Foundation Inc.
Nicole Israel
David Bar Katz - American Playwriting Foundation
Wendy Keys / Donald A. Pels Charitable Trust
David Koepp
Lemberg Foundation
Liman Foundation
Joseph McEwen
Abhishek Mehta
Richard L. & Ronay Menschel
Frederick Meyer
Oren Moverman
Ruth A. Nordenbrook
James Peterson
Amy & John Phelan
Raibert Cornelius Family Fund
Zach Rait
Ira M. Resnick Foundation, Inc.
Rohauer Collection Foundation, Inc.
Alfred R. & Ann Ruesch
Leonora M. Shelsey
Alexandra Shiva & Jonathan Sherman
Stephen Soba & Jonathan Arnold
Stella Strazdas & Hank Forrest
Daniel & Toby Talbot
Wendy Vanden Heuvel
Robert & Virginia Walther
Margo S. Wintersteen
Fred Wistow
The A. Woodner Fund
Anonymous (1)

$1,000 - $2,499
Farooq Ahmed
Jeff Applegate
Laurie Arbeiter & Jennifer Hobbs
Geoffrey & Florence Arend
The Arts Council of the Southern Finger Lakes
Michael Badalucco & Brenda Heyob
Donald L. & Marlena Baraf
Peter Becker
Michael Bennett
Dorothy Berwin & Dominique Levy
Joe Blades
Steven A. Buehler
Anne Carey
Barbara H. Chacour
Philippe Chambon
Andrew H. Chapman
David Corkery
Allen Coulter & Kim Knowlton
Jean de Segonzac
Deerdodds Fund
Beth Rudin DeWoody
Cate Dolan
Driver Family Foundation
Derreth C. Duncan
Bruce L. Eder
Kathleen & Henry Elsesser / GS Gives
Evan & Lee
Peter Feinstein & Miriam Weinstein
Paul A. Ferrara
Lorraine Gallard & Richard H. Levy
Gisela H. Gamper
Alex Gibney
Adam Goodman
Pamela Grace
Linne Ha
Oded Halahmy
Nick F. Herbst
David Howe & Charlene Wang
Timothy Hughes
Linda Irenegreene & Martin Kesselman
Scott Isler & Laura Picone
Paul Jackel & Nancy Grubb
Diane Jacobs
Beth Jacobs & Keith Gottesdiener
Barbara Jakobson
Wayne S. Kabak & Marsha Berkowitz
Howard Kaminsky
Louise Kerz Hirschfeld
Karyn Kusama & Phil Hay
Raymond Learsy & Melva Bucksbaum
Jonathan S. Lee
​The Herman Liebmann Foundation


David O. Leiwant
Stuart E. Leyton
Hely Lima & Herbert Zohn
Tina Liu
Rose Lord
Christina E. Mahle & Peter DiCaprio
Elissa & Clark Middleton
Martin R. Miller
Leo Model Foundation
Salvatore Murdocca
Daniel M. Neidich & Brook Garber Foundation
The Dorothy and Mark Nelkin Charitable Fund
Amy D. Newman & Bud Shulman
Adam Offenhartz
Liz & Gus Oliver
Open Society Institute
Jennifer L. Ormson
Jonathan Plasse
Ernest L. & Pascale Raab
Carole Randall
Lynn H. Ratner
Bart D. Reiss
Frank H. Rich
David Rivel
Timothy A. Robert & Catherine Stolz-Robert
Steven L. Rosenthal
Rosemary A. Rotondi
Robert M. Rubin & Stephané Samuel
Adam S. Rubinson Charitable Fund
Steven Schlossstein
Thelma C. Schoonmaker
Steve Schrader & Lucy Kostelanetz
Neal Shapiro & Juju Chang
Paul Singer
Todd Solondz
Stephen L. Spiegel
Dr. P. R. Sundaresan
Adam Tedman
Ann Temkin
Joel S. Truman
John & Katherine Turturro
Diana Vinoly
Margo L. & Anthony Viscusi
Ydessa Hendeles
Stuart Waldman & Elizabeth Mann
Elizabeth Weatherford
Bruce Weber & Nan Bush 
Marc N. Weiss & Nancy Meyer
J. Anthony Wright
Judith Wu
Laurence Zuckerman
Monica & David Zwirner
Anonymous (8)

$550-$999
Alan V. Abrams
Jade Albert
Robert Alpert
Frank B. & Mary Ann M. Arisman
Philip Aromando
Milton Batalion
Henry S. Bean & Leora Barish
Patricia Begley & George H. Beane
Thomas A. Behrens
Thomas W. & Jana Bergdall
Kevin Berger
Ursula Bevan
Elizabeth A. R. & Ralph S. Brown
Stephen M. Brown
Samuel Buonaugurio
Terese Carpenter
Jennifer Christman
Sonya Chung
Jane D. Coleman
Eric Combs
Paula Cooper
Andrew P. & Jessie Davis
Gordon & Peggy Davis
Michael J. Davis
Sharon Delano
Brooke Devine
Todd Dimston
Mary K. Doris
Daniel Douglas
Cathy Drew
Lisabeth During
Diana & Frederick Elghanayan
Thomas N. & Miriam H. Farmakis
Elizabeth Ferando
Tom Ferriter
Deborah & John Fogarty
Elizabeth French
Stephanie Friedman
Todd Gaffney
Amelia Garrett
Kenneth L. Geist
Gladstone Gallery
Judy Gold
Nancy Gordon
Molly B. Grattan
Garth Greenan
Jeff R. Gutterman
Adrienne Halpern
Kevin Hanratty
Michael K. Hansen
Kathleen Hatab
Stephen Henderson & James LaForce
Gabrielle A. & Michael Hirschfeld
Tom Hyland & Anne Clark
Susan Justman
Karl & Elizabeth Kahler
Maira Kalman
Fred M. Kaplan
Frances Kazan
Ronald F. & Lorraine Klagsbrun
The Hess & Helyn Kline Foundation
Toby Knobel


Hans Koch
Catherine Kord
James Schamus & Nancy Kricorian
Rob Krulak
Steven Kuchuck
Glenn Lalich
Thomas Larson
Richard C. Ledes
Eric Lee
Mickey Lemle
Douglas S. Liebhafsky
Barbara J. Lydon
Esti Marpet
Gillian McCain & James Marshall
Lev A. Melnik
Roberta F. Mewshaw
William D. Moran
Fredric Nelson
Netta & Ben-Porat
Maury Newburger
Nancy Newman & Henry Elghanayan
Elizabeth Olmsted & Randall K. Kau
Ronald G. Olsen
Lois Padawer
Gilbert Parkin
Farley W. Pennington
Benjamin Perelstein
Pauline B. Pinto
Laura Poitras
Dale L. Ponikvar
Alan E. Rabunski
Jonathan D. Reichman
Anne M. Riccitelli
Mark Rossier
Megan Rutherford
Ira Sachs
Laurie Sagalyn / Sagalyn Family Fund
Caroline Samuels & Michael Sturmer
Shelley D. Schorsch
Florence Segura
George E. & Marjorie K. Shea
Eyal Shemesh & Jackie Ewenstein
Tina Silvestri & David Pugh
Jamil Simon
George Slessinger
Brian S. Sokoloff
Jean Stein
Adam Sternbergh
Peter Straub
Michael & Kathleen Stringer
Michael Taglieri
Bill Thurston
Stephen Tilly & Elizabeth Martin
Judith Aisen & Kenneth M. Vittor
J. David Wargo
Martin E. Watkins
Franklin Weinberg Fund
Alice Weiner
Erich Winkler & Nancy Allerston
Peter A. Wraight & Linda Worrell
Frederick Zeigler
Ivan Zimmerman & Taryn Higashi
Anonymous (4)

$250 - $549
Gerald & Judith Abrams
John Affleck
Michael Agard
Barbara & Jim Alcock
Clinton Alford
Michael A. Allen
Ann I. & Herb Alter
Robert E. Appel
John P. Athanasourelis
Linda Atkins
John M. Bacon
Jon Robin Baitz
Elizabeth Baker
Peter H. Baker
Nancy Barber & William Stone
Tina Barnet
John Becker
Miles Benickes
John L. Benson
Kirke M. Bent
Howard Berkowitz
Wendy Bicovny
The Beirne Foundation
Sheila Biddle
Lisa Binassarie
Tim Birchby
Earl Black & Paula Jarowski
Valerie M. Block
Jean-louis Bourgeois
Jack and Annis Bowen Foundation
Michael Brams
D.P. Brandston
Brandston Jacobson Foundation
Sara S. Brandston
Blair Breard
Nina & Marshall Brickman
Virginia L. Brooks & Julian Hochberg
Ian Brownell
Anthony Brun
Jon Brunelle
Lawrence Bukzin & Jeffrey F. Hooper
Mark Bunnell
John Calcagno
John Calhoun
Jason Calicchia
Frederick B. Campbell
Nancy E. Campbell
Caplan Family Foundation, Inc.
Catherine W. Sumner & Christopher Cardona
Susan P. Carlson
Mark J. Catalano
Elizabeth Catelinet
Edward Chin
Austin B. Chinn
Erika Christie
Robert Christman
Irwin Chusid
Michael J. & Alice Cincotta
Nancy L. Clark
Justin M. Cohen
Martin A. Cohen
Susan Cole
Jeanne Collins & John Elderfield
Dick P. Connette
Alice Connorton
Debra Cooper
Andrew Corkin
Jeffrey Cranor & Jillian Sweeney
Brian Cruz
Dennis M. Cunningham
Katherine Dalsimer
Frances Danna
Tom Dannenbaum
Gordon & Peggy Davis
Peggy & Richard M. Danziger
Eneil De La Pena
Charles L. DeFanti
David S. Delbaum
Frank E. DeLeo
Jill D. Delman
Rachel Denny
Wendy Deutelbaum
Patricia Dey
Deborah Dlugokenski
Tina Dobsevage
Michael Donnelly & Monica Berger
Ann Douglas
Kate Doyle
Gwen Edelman
Pyser Edelsack & Susan Cole
Howard S. Edelstein
Branan Edgens
Frances Egan
John E. Eisenberg
William Eisinger
Gail Erickson
Jeremy Estabrooks & Amanda Stevens
Marc J. Falcone & Caitlin J. Halligan
Thomas J. Feie
Brad Feuer
Arthur V. Platt & Janet R. Fink
Karen J. Fischer
Robin Fitelson
Mark Fletcher
Tim Flink
Thomas M. Fontana
Ford & Harrison LLP
Karen Franck
Claire D. Franks
Devon S. Fredericks & Eli Zabar
Edith F. Fried
Edward A. Friedman
Sakiko Fukuda-Parr
Krin Gabbard
George L. Ganat
Luis Garcia
Warren Garrison
Sharon L. Gensler
Peter Gethers
Don Gibson
Mark Godler
Silvia L. Gonzalez
Katherine Goodman
William Grogan
Lynn Gumpert
John E. Gura
George Hall
Alan J. & Paula B. Halperin
Mitch Hampton
David M. Handelman
Robert V. Hansmann
Rebecca Harrington
Keecha Harris
Clark Henderson
Odie Henderson
Laura Hidalgo
Gerrit Hilhorst
Ellen Hirsch
Jonathan Hock
Richard Hofstetter
Denise Hoguet
Robin Holland & Mark Stern
Janat Horn
Joseph C. Hosking
Jan Lisa Huttner & Richard Bayard Miller
Edward L. Jackson & Carol A. Forget
Howard F. Jaeckel
Mauricio Jasso
Peter Jaszi & Sheryl Gilbert
Margaret K. Jeffres
Dexter Jeffries
Mary S. Jemail
The JKW Foundation
Clement P. Joseph
Larry N. Josephson
Jon R. Jucovy
Joannie S. Kaplan
Jesse Karp
Tully Katrancha
James S. Kats
Susan E. Katz


Cathy K. Kaufman
Lisa Kearns & Don MacLeod
Joan A. Kedziora
Thomas S. Kennedy
Michael A. King
The Kite Key Foundation
Joseph Klinkov
Robert Knuts
Kurt C. Koepfle
Aleksandar Kostic
Phyllis Kriegel
Janet Kuhl
Alice La Prelle
Jennifer Lake
Carole Lalli
Ira Langsam
Kenneth Lauterbach
Susan Lazarus
Susan Lee
Jeffrey Leib & Tove Hermanson
Carol Leibenson
Allan J. Lenzner in memory of Laura Adasko and Sam Lenzner
Jean M. Leo & Richard Kuczkowski
Ryan A. Leonard
David Lerner
Irving B. Lerner
Miriam A. Leuchter
Lawrence Loewinger
William B. Longo
Edward C. and Elena E. Lord Charitable Gift Fund
Kit Luce
John P. MacBean
Colin S. Macdonald
Don MacLeod & Lisa Kearns
Quinn A. Macrorie
Edward Maguire
Sidney W. Mansdorf
Guido Marandella
Ira S. Mark
Stephen C. Massey
Michael J. Matcovich
Harvey Mate
William Mazza
Justine W. McGovern
Michael E. McGrath
Robert McIntosh
Paul McIsaac
Douglas McKeown
Peter Mensch
Jerry & Judy Mermel
Allan Miller
Rebecca Miller & Daniel Day-Lewis
Andrew J. Millis & Lauren Cowles
David Modest
Christopher Moore
Steven J. Morales Jr.
Paul R. Morris
Nan J. Morrison
Nicholas Moyne
Alan Musicant
Alvin & Louise Myerberg Family Foundation, Inc.
Henry I. Myerberg
Michael Newburger
Eric Newman
Next Level Learning Center
Peter Norling
Patrick & Mary Lou O'Brien
Pat O'Hara
Rolland O'Hare
Heather O'Neill-May & Barry May
John Orberg
George Osolsobe
Robert O. Owens & Eve Klein
Daniel Palladino
Walter Parkes
Margaret B. Parsons
Bruce Polsky
John E. Putnam
Mason W. Rader & Cassandra Lozano
Linda Reimer
Norman Reimer
Katherine Roberts
Katie Rogin
Bill Roney & Mark Barreiro
Anne E. Rosen & Andre Spears
Henry Rosenberg
Peter Rosenstein
Fred Trautmann
William H. Roth
Howard C. Runyon
Elizabeth Ryan
Aracelly Santana
Stephen Schaefer
Samuel Scheffler
Ingrid Scheib Rothbart
Jeffrey Scheuer
Sanford C. Schulman
Sherry Schwartz
Peter Scibetta
Anthony P. Scotto
William Scurry
Claire M. Shanley
David M. Shanton
Karen Shatzkin & Mike Brecher
Pamela L. Sheridan
Ahmad & Ann Shirazi
Allison M. Silver
Peter & Courtney Simon
Alan Sinsheimer
Stanley Sisskin
Charles L. Sivertsen
Jeffrey Sosnick
Charles J. Sperling
Jonathan Sporn
Lee Squitieri
Evan & Pamela Stanley
Jory Stark
Jay Stern
Jonathan Stevenson
David Stonehill
Suzanne W. Stout
Annette Stover & Richard Feiner
Charles M. Stucke
Patricia Stumpp
Dennis D. & Katharine W. Swanson
Cynthia M. Swartz
Deborah F. Swayne
Carrie Szabo
Estelle N. & Harold Tanner
Juliet S. Taylor & Jim Walsh
Nick Taylor
Piers Thompson
Ada Tolla
Fred Trautmann
Joyce Van Patten
Vimeo
Betsy Wade
Ethan Wagner & Thea Westreich Wagner
Isabelle Wald
Enrique Walker
Brian R. Walsh
J. Peter Walsh
Robert G. Walsh
Geraldine Wall
Laurel Warbrick
Monica Murphy & William R. Wasik
Maria J. Wawer
Thomas G. Weaver
Carolyn M. Weddell
Richard Weigand
Lewis Weinfeld
Janice N. Weiss
Talia M. Werber
Ralph J. Westerhoff
Alexander White
Nancy A. Wiese & Aram Fox
Eric Wollman
Rachel Wrightson
Ernest Wurzbach
Stephanie Zacharek
Geoff Zahm
Anonymous (12)

And approximately 5,000 individual members and supporters

Circle of Artists 2016

Members of the professional arts community who recognize Film Forum's vital role as a NYC arts institution.
Click here for details and benefits.

Alan & Arlene Alda
Stuart S. Applebaum
Michael Badalucco & Brenda Heyob
Patricia Bosworth
Matthew Broderick & Sarah J. Parker
Joel Coen & Frances McDormand
Paula Cooper
Thomas M. Fontana
Lorraine Gallard & Richard H. Levy
Katherine Goodman
André Gregory & Cindy Kleine
Michael Hausman / Filmhaus Foundation Inc.
Ethan Hawke
Roni Horn
Howard Kaminsky
David Bar Katz - American Playwriting Foundation
Hans Koch
Deborah Koons Garcia
Karyn Kusama & Phil Hay
Wayne Lawson

Lawrence Loewinger
Rose Lord
Oren Moverman
Daniel M. Neidich and Brooke Garber Foundation
Amy D. Newman & Bud Shulman
James S. & Ellyn Polshek
Caryl Ratner in memory of Alexander Kaplen
Max Rifkind-Barron
Alexander S. C. Rower
Maxine Schaffer & Sharon Fay
Roberta Schneiderman
Jean de Segonzac
Cindy Sherman
John & Katherine Turturro
Wendy Vanden Heuvel
Bruce Weber & Nan Bush
Marc N. Weiss & Nancy Meyer
Harlan J. & Carol Wendell
Monica & David Zwirner
Anonymous (2)

Industry Council

$2,500 and above - Members of the Film & Entertainment Industries
The following leaders of the entertainment and related industries have supported Film Forum with a tax-deductible gift.
Click here for details about Industry Council benefits.

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP   
Studio Fierberg

KINO LORBER
Sara Gelbard & Paul Kolbusz

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