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Film Forum thanks all of our generous supporters.

We make every attempt to acknowledge our donors accurately. If you find an error, or have any questions, please contact Michael Magnes, Individual Giving Associate at (212) 627-2035 X216 or mmagnes@filmforum.org.

GIFTS WITHIN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, UPDATED JUNE 30, 2018.

Please note: Gifts to our Film Forum 50 capital campaign are not reflected on this list.

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        
 

National Endowment for the Arts
New York State Council on the Arts
NYC Department of Cultural Affairs Commisioner Tom Finkelpearl
NYC Council Member Corey Johnson
Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer
New York City Department for the Aging
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, & Historic Preservation

Our programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature

CORPORATE SPONSORS

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

conEdison
 

PRIVATE CONTRIBUTORS

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

$50,000 - $149,999
J. Kerry Clayton & Paige Royer
   /The Clayton-Royer Family Fund
GS Gives/Matt McClure
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
Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation
Mary W. Harriman Foundation
Roni Horn
Alan & Lauren Klein
Levy-Horowitz Foundation
The Leyli Foundation
Pollock/Nguyen Charitable Fund
Theodore C. Rogers & Betsy Barlow Rogers   
Roberta Schneiderman
Cindy Sherman
Michael & Donna Sternberg
Anonymous (2)

$10,000 - $14,999
The Altschul Foundation
Adam Bartos / Pannonia Foundation
Joel Coen & Frances I. McDormand
ConEdison
Ethan Hawke
Alex Katz Foundation
The Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation, Inc.
Francis Levy & Hallie Cohen
Ruth A. Nordenbrook

$2,500 - $9,999
Ad Hoc Foundation, Inc.
Yvette J. Alberdingk-Thijm
Frank J. Anelante
Stuart S. Applebaum
Gray Coleman
Paula Cooper
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Susan Dunn
Lisabeth During
Wendy Ettinger/the Ettinger Foundation
Studio Fierberg
Jeanne Donovan Fisher
Ella M. Foshay
Adaline H. Frelinghuysen
Ann B. Glazer & Barkley J. Stuart
Laurel Gonsalves
Alba Greco & Roger Garcia
Warren & Andrea Grover
Maureen Hayes
David Howe & Charlene Wang
Timothy Hughes  
Famke Janssen
Kino Lorber, Inc.
David Koepp
Alice La Prelle
David O. Leiwant
Lemberg Foundation
Liman Foundation
Richard L. & Ronay Menschel
Joseph McEwen
Frederick Meyer
Jennifer L. Ormson
Daniel Palladino & Amy Sherman-Palladino
Zach Rait 
Rohauer Collection Foundation, Inc. 
Alfred R. & Ann Ruesch
Steve Schrader & Lucy Kostelanetz 
Leonora M. Shelsey
Alexandra Shiva & Jonathan M. Sherman
Stephen Soba & Jonathan Arnold
Stella Strazdas & Hank Forrest 
Pierre Tonachel  
Marci Windsheimer 
Fred Wistow 
J. Anthony Wright 
Anonymous (3)

$1,000 - $2,499
Alan & Arlene Alda
Laurie Arbeiter & Jennifer Hobbs
Michael Badalucco & Brenda Heyob
Donald L. & Marlena Baraf
James Basker
Peter Becker
Patricia Begley & George H. Beane
Sara Bershtel
Joe Blades
Creighton Blinn in Loving Memory
      of Elizabeth Hood Catelinet
Steven A. Buehler
Barbara H. Chacour
Stephen Chehi
David Corkery
Allen Coulter & Kim Knowlton
The Fammann Fund, Inc.
Benjamin N. Davis
Deerdodds Fund
Todd Dimston
Dr Charles & Anna Kelman Family Foundation
Derreth C. Duncan
Bruce L. Eder
Kathleen & Henry Elsesser / GS Gives
Peter Feinstein & Miriam Weinstein
Paul A. Ferrara
Christine Girard
Lori Goldstein
Adam Goodman
Pamela Grace
André Gregory & Cindy Kleine
Oded Halahmy
Kathleen Hatab
Stepehn Henderson & James LaForce
Michael Hogan
Hope Foundation
Scott Isler & Laura Picone
Paul Jackel & Nancy Grubb
Jack and Annis Bowen Foundation
Diane Jacobs
Barbara Jakobson
Wayne S. Kabak & Marsha Berkowitz
Fred M. Kaplan
Ann Kaplan/The Frances Alexander Foundation
Evan & Lee 
Susan E. Katz
Hans Koch
Christopher Le Mon
Eric Lee
Jonathan S. Lee
Susan Lee
William & Marcia Levy


Ellen Lewis
Stuart E. Leyton
Hely Lima & Herbert Zohn
Tina Liu
Edward C. & Elena E. Lord Charitable Gift Fund
Adler Ludvigsen
Arlene & Mitchel Maidman
Douglas McGrath & Jane Read Martin  
Sebastian Meyer
Martin R. Miller
Huiwen P. Milligan
Amy D. Newman & Bud Shulman
Adam Offenhartz
Liz & Gus Oliver
Lois Padawer
Farley W. Pennington
Pauline B. Pinto
PK Real Estate Services, Inc
Ernest L. & Pascale Raab
Carole Randall
Bart D. Reiss
Frank H. Rich
Timothy A. Robert & Catherine Stolz-Robert
Avrom Robin
Steven L. Rosenthal
Rosemary A. Rotondi
Robert M. Rubin & Stéphane Samuel
Adam S. Rubinson Charitable Fund
Megan Rutherford
Ira Sachs & Boris Torres
Caroline Samuels & Michael Sturmer
Dominique R. Singer & Joan Greenfield
Paul Singer
George Slessinger
Anne E. Smith
Stephen L. Spiegel
Dr. P. R. Sundaresan
Adam Tedman
The Frances Alexander Foundation
The Herman Liebmann Foundation
Joel S. Truman
Suzanna Truman
Margo L. & Anthony Viscusi
Stuart Waldman & Elizabeth Mann
Robert & Virginia Walther
Marc N. Weiss & Nancy Meyer
Margo S. Wintersteen
Nina Winthrop/Lion and Hare Fund
Zachary E. Woolfe
Judith Wu
Laurence Zuckerman
Monica & David Zwirner
Anonymous (6)

 

$550-$999
Judith Aisen & Kenneth M. Vitor
Jade Albert
Robert Alpert & Marcia Eisenberg
Frank B. & Mary Ann M. Arisman
Philip Aromando
Henry S. Bean & Leora Barish
Stuart Beckerman
Thomas A. Behrens
Thomas W. & Jana Bergdall
Ursula Bevan
Tim Birchby
Stephen M. Brown
Thomas T. Buck
Samuel Buonaugurio
Charles Carberry
Gabriele Caroti
Terese Carpenter
Todd Chanko
Simi Cohen
Jane D. Coleman
Jeanne Collins & John Elderfield
Nadine E. Covert
Michael J. Davis
Sharon Delano
Mary K. Doris
Andrew Einhorn
Thomas N. & Miriam H. Farmakis
Diana & Frederick Elghanayan
Elizabeth Ferando
Tom Ferriter
Deborah & John Fogarty 
Thomas Fontana
David S. Frankel
Elizabeth French
Stephanie Friedman
Todd Gaffney
Amelia Garret
Stuart Gelwarg
Erika Gesue
Molly B. Grattan
Jeff R. Gutterman
Adrienne Halpern
Kevin J. Hanratty
Michael K. Hansen
Denise Hoguet
Linda Irenegreene & Martin Kesselman
Beth Jacobs
Gary Kahn
Maira Kalman
Brian William Kane
Cathy M. Kaplan
Eric Katz & Susan Barbash
Toby Knobel
Daniel R. Kramer
Rob Krulak
Steven Kuchuck
Glenn Lalich
Carole Lalli


Mickey Lemle
Jean M. Leo & Richard Kuczkowski
Douglas S. Liebhafsky
Lawrence Luhring
Barbara J. Lydon
John P. MacBean
Christina E. Mahle & Peter DiCaprio
Esti Marpet
James Marshall & Gilliam McCain
Stephen McGrath
Linda Meaney
Peter Mensch
Roberta F. Mewshaw
Todd J. & Kate Miller
Gail Monaghan
William D. Moran
Salvatore Murdocca
Maury Newburger
Elizabeth Olmsted & Randall K. Kau
Ronald G. Olsen
Robert O. Owens & Eve Klein
Jonathan Plasse
Michael & Daniella Plottel
Dale L. Ponikvar
Lynn H. Ratner
Jonathan D. Reichman
Michael Rhoades
Anne M. Riccitelli
David Rivel
Lawrence M. Rosenthal
Laurie Sagalyn / Sagalyn Family Fund
Shelley D. Schorsch
Jonathan Segal
Eyal Shemesh & Jackie Ewenstein
Woong-Jae Shin
Hannah P. Shostack
Tina Silvestri & David Pugh
Sue P. Simon
Charles L. Sivertsen
Brian S. Sokoloff
Jeffrey Sosnick & Albert A. Carucci
Christopher E. Stone
Michael & Kathleen Stringer
Deborah F. Swayne
Michael Taglieri
Bill Thurston  
Stephen Tilly & Elizabeth Martin
Elise E. Travers
Michael Vachon
J. David Wargo
Martin E. Watkins
Elizabeth Weatherford
Bruce Weber & Nan Bush
Erich Winkler & Nancy Allerston
Peter A. Wraight & Linda Worrell
Frederick Zeigler
Ivan Zimmerman & Taryn Higashi
Anonymous (2)

 

$250 - $549
Gerald & Judith Abrams
John Affleck
Michael Agard
Clinton Alford
Ann I. & Herbert Alter
Mary N. Anderson
Gail Aronow
Michael & Christine Augenbraun
Priscilla S. & Steven August
Gideon D. Avrahami
Elizabeth Baker
Peter H. Baker
Jagdip Bakshi
Wayne Barker
Tina & Peter Barnet
William Barrett
Brooke Bates
Simone Battisti
Janice Bayer
George Bean
John Becker
Carol Bekar & Eric Swanson
John L. Benson
Kirke M. Bent
Kevin Berger
Howard Berkowitz
Sheila Biddle
Carroll D. Bing
Earl Black & Paula Jarowski
Kristina Boden
Morton D. & Mary W. Bogdanoff
Pamela & Jack Bolen
Gina Leonetti Boonshoft
Katherine Bradford
Michael Brams
Perry & Sara S. Brandston
Robert Brenner
Lawrence Bukzin & Jeffrey F. Hooper
Mark Bunnell
David M. Bushler
Claudio Cafengiu
John Calhoun
Nancy E. Campbell
Caplan Family Foundation, Inc.
Lauren Cerand
Tyler Chadwick
Barbara Chernow
Edward Chin
Austin B. Chinn
Robert Christman & Judith Boies
Irwin Chusid
Nancy L. Clark
Steve Coats
Stacy L. Cochran
Martin A. Cohen
Margaret Conklin
Dick P. Connette
Alice Connorton
Samuel Crawford & Anna Di Lellio
Cindy Cuomo
Frances Danna
Richard X. Dannay
Tom Dannenbaum
Peggy & Richard M. Danziger
Shannon Danzy
Andrew P. & Jessie Davis
Charles L. DeFanti
David S. Delbaum
Frank E. DeLeo
Rachel E. Denny
Lee S. Dichter
Deborah Dlugokenski
Tina Dobsevage
Lina Dorkhman
Jennie & Richard Lee Dorn
William J. Dowling Esq.
Kate Doyle
Pioter Drubetskoy
Charlotte Druckman
Bruce Duncan
James & Laura Duncan
Gwen Edelman
Howard S. Edelstein
Christine Edwards
John E. Eisenberg
Stuart Emanuel & Naomi Gross
Eden A. Epstein
Gail Erickson
Stewart A. & Rhoda Farber
William & Carol Farris
Holeri Faruolo
Brad Feuer
Gary J. Firuta
Robert K. Fitterman
Tim Flink
Ben Foster
Miriam Frank
Claire D. Franks
Devon S. Fredericks & Eli Zabar
Peter F. Frey
Edith F. Fried 
Krin Gabbard
Chris Galland
George L. Ganat
Vivian Gornick
Warren Garrison
Edward Geffner & Suzanne Spinrad
Ester George
Newsha Ghodsi
Don Gibson
Michael J. Glatthaar
Mark D. Godler
Eduardo Gonzalez
Peter Goodstein
James Gould
Vera Graaf
Carolyn M. Graham
Grey Area Inc.
Anna F. Griggs
William Grogan
Marc I. Gross
Willaim G. Gumble
Julia Guggenheimer
John E. Gura
Alan J. & Paula B. Halperin
Edwin Hamilton
John Hamilton
David M. Handelman
Jill Hanekamp
Jason Harootunian
Shannon Harry Walsh
Odie Henderson
Kimberly D. Hendrickson
David N. Herskovits
Cheri Heyse
Gerrit Hilhorst
Rodney F. Hill
Alan Hirschfeld
Allen Hirschman
Jonathan Hock
Ray A. Hoffman
Christopher & Rosaleen Horn
Barbara F. Hughes
Doug Hughes
Richard Hulbert
David Irving
Edward L. Jackson & Carol A. Forget
Howard F. Jaeckel
Gillian & Peter Jakab
John Jakob
Robert Jeffrey
Dexter Jeffries
Guy Johnson
Richard G. Johnson
David C. & Wendy S. Johnston
Clement P. Jospeh
Jon R. Jucovy
Michael Kahn & Charles Mitchen
Joannie S. Kaplan
Philip J. Kaplan
​Alex & Ada Katz
Joan A. Kedziora
Peter Keepnews
Matthew Keesan
Ryan Eugene Kelley
Sam Kerbel
Louise Kerz Hirschfeld
Robert Knuts
Michael Kodransky
Kurt C. Koepfle
Jeffrey S. Koger


Phyllis Kriegel
Michael Krueger
Janet Kuhl
Karyn Kusama & Phil Hay
Jennifer Lake
Ira Langsam
Philip Larratt-Smith
Louise Larson
Thomas Larson
Susan Lazarus
Peter Leffman
Jeffrey Leib & Tove Hermanson
Stuart Liebman
Carol Leibenson
David Lerner & Lorren Erstad
Irving B. Lerner
Mark Levine
Ann D. Levy
Philip Levy
William B. Longo
Christine A. Loveland
Nicola Lubitsch in Honor of Bruce Goldstein
Nelson J. Luria
Quinn A. Macrorie
Edward Maguire
Sidney W. Mansdorf
Ira S. Mark
Michael C. Maronna
Marie Martinez-Wolcott
Stephen C. Massey
William Mazza
Anne McCann
Michael E. McGrath
Douglas McKeown
Erica McKim & Michel Anar
Don McMahon
Frank Mecklenburg
Roberto Mendez
Andrew J. Millis & Lauren Cowles
Albert Mishaan
David Modest
Christopher C. Moore
Steven J. Morales Jr.
Paul L. Moran
Joseph T. Morello
Aaron Morrill
Susan M. Morris & David W. Leitner
Nan J. Morrison
Jeffrey & Henna Moskin
Nicholas Moyne
Monica Murphy & William R. Wasik
Peter Nashel
Fredric Nelson
Timothy Blake Nelson & Lisa Benevides
John L. & Shula Nemec
Harry Newman & Elizabeth Guzman
Rosa & Kevin Nieves
Kathryn Nilsson Reichert & Richard Reichert
Patrick & Mary Lou O'Brien
Jacqueline B.Ochs
Susan Ochshorn & Marc I. Gross
Karen & Jeffrey C. O'Malley
Heather O'Neill-May & Barry May
John Orberg
Lawrence Orlowski
George Osolsobe
Kyle Owusu
Barbara Paddock Speechman
Margaret B. Parsons
Daniel J. Pelletier
Michael Piracci
Bruce Polsky
Alden F. Prouty
Tommy W. Pruitt
John E. Putnam
Stephen M. Raphael
Linda & Norman Reimer
Tom Reiss
Madaleine Richard
Katherine Roberts
Barbara T. Rochman
Katie Rogin
Bill Roney & Mark Barreiro
Bruce A. Rosen
Michael Rosenfeld
Peter Rosenstein
Judy Ross
Mark Rossier
Calvin G. Roth
Vivian Ruesch
Julie Salamon & William Abrams
Aracelly Santana
Mary Carroll Santorelli
Stephen Schaefer
James Schamus & Nancy Kricorian
Edward Schenck
Steven Schlossstein
Katherine W. Schoonover
Thelma C. Schoonmaker
Paul Schueler
Seth A. Schwart
Peter Scibetta
Anthony P. Scotto
Elizabeth Seamans
Andrew Seltzer & Wendy Weinstein
Brian Shaer
Claire M. Shanley
David M. Shanton
Bennett Shapiro
Carrie Shapiro
Monica Shapiro
Karen Shatzkin & Mike Brecher
George E. & Marjorie K. Shea
Ahmad & Ann Shirazi
James Shook
Draper Shreeve & Christopher Bram Shreeve
Allison M. Silver
Art Simon
Peter & Courtney Simon
Alan Sinsheimer
Stanley Sisskin
Jill S. Slater
Richard P. Sloan
Steven Sloman
Jennifer & Jonathan Soros
Charles J. Sperling
Theo E. Spilka
Philip Stafford|
Alec Stais
Jean E. Standish
David Stonehill
Annette Stover & Richard Feiner
Matthew D. Stratton
Charles M. Stucke
Lois M. Sturm
Nancy Su
Catherine W. Sumner & Christopher Cardona
David Sykes
Julie Tan
Christy Tanner
Nick Taylor
Anna Theofilopoulou
Wynn P. Thomas
David Toberisky
Laure Travers
Priscilla Trubin
Perry L & Jen D. van der Meer
Thomas Van Essen & Bobbie Fishman
Theodore Vassilev
Estela Vazquez
James C. Venturi
Lise Vogel
Mark Volow
Betsy Wade
Isabelle Wald
Laurel Warbrick
Stark Ward
Thomas G. Weaver
Willet Weeks
John Weikart
Alex WeiI
Aviva Weintraub
Jane Weissman
Lewis Weinfeld
Nancy A. Wiese & Aram Fox
Eric Wollman
Rachel Wrightson
Stephanie Zacharek
S. Craig Zahler
Anonymous (8)

 

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