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Public and Private Funders

Film Forum thanks all of the generous supporters to our annual operating budget July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020.

We make every attempt to acknowledge our donors accurately. If you find an error, or have any questions, please contact Alicia Pani, Director of Development at (212) 627-2035 x225 or alicia@filmforum.org.

PUBLIC FUNDERS

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

National Endowment for the Arts. New York State Council on the Arts.
NYC Department of Cultural Affairs.        Gale A. Brewer, Manhattan Borough President.
 

National Endowment for the Arts
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, Gonzalo Casals, Commissioner, In Partnership with the City Council NYC Council Speaker Corey Johnson
New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the NYS Legislature
Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer
New York City Department for the Aging

COVID-19 Emergency Fund

Leadership Gifts
CARYL RATNER AND ANONYMOUS

Maureen Hayes
Alex Katz Foundation
The Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation
Alan and Lauren Klein
Levy-Horowitz Foundation
The New York Community Trust/Covid-19 Response & Impact Fund
Robert Jolin Osborne Trust
Anonymous (2)

Public Funders
Small Business Administration Paycheck Protection Program

 

CORPORATE SPONSORS

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

conEdison.
 

PRIVATE CONTRIBUTORS

$500,000
Anonymous

$150,000 - $199,999
The Kaplen Brothers Fund
The Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation, Inc.
Ostrovsky Family Fund
Caryl Ratner
The Harry S. Thomson Foundation

$50,000 - $149,999
Charina Endowment Fund
GS Gives / Matt McClure
Alex Katz Foundation
Wendy Keys / Donald A. Pels Charitable Trust
Levy-Horowitz Foundation
Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation
The New York Community Trust/Covid-19 Response & Impact Fund
Robert Jolin Osborne Trust
Max Rifkind-Barron
Thompson Family Foundation

$15,000 - $49,999
Robert E. Appel
Hugo Barreca / The Double R Foundation
Matthew Broderick & Sarah Jessica Parker
J. Kerry Clayton & Paige Royer / The Clayton-Royer Family Fund
Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc.
León & Michaela Constantiner
Ms. Karen Crennan and Mr. Allen Toman
Mary W. Harriman Foundation
Hayes Family Fund
Roni Horn
Alan & Lauren Klein
The Leyli Foundation
Katie Model
Ruth A. Nordenbrook
The Pollock/Nguyen Charitable Fund
Ira M. Resnick Foundation, Inc.
Cindy Sherman
Stella M. Strazdas & Hank Forrest
The Winston Foundation
Fred Wistow
Anonymous (2)

$10,000 - $14,999
Frank J. Anelante
Adam Bartos/Pannonia Foundation
Robert & Lenore Davis
Ella M. Foshay
Alba Greco & Roger Garcia
Ethan Hawke In Honor Of River Phoenix
David Howe & Charlene Wang
Estate of Howard Kaminsky
David Koepp
Lemberg Foundation
Francis Levy & Hallie Cohen
Liman Foundation
Daniel Palladino & Amy Sherman-Palladino
Nancy Sidewater Foundation
Michael & Donna Sternberg
Anonymous (3)

$2,500 - $9,999
Ad Hoc Foundation, Inc.
The Altschul Foundation
Stuart S. Applebaum
Laurie Arbeiter & Jennifer Hobbs
Austin B. Chinn
Joel Coen & Frances McDormand
Gray Coleman
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Susan Dunn
Jeanne Donovan Fisher
Daniel Fleschner
Adaline H. Frelinghuysen
Laurel Gonsalves
André Gregory and Cindy Kleine
Warren & Andrea Grover
The Michael Hausman/Filmhaus Foundation Inc.
Eliot S. Hubbard in Memory of Verna Bloom
Timothy Hughes
Diane Jacobs
Famke Janssen
The Japan Foundation
Kino Lorber
Hans Koch
Natasha Lyonne
Richard L. & Ronay Menschel
Frederick Meyer
Joseph McEwen
Madeleine Richard
Timothy A. Robert & Catherine Stolz-Robert
Theodore & Betsy Rogers
Rohauer Collection Foundation, Inc.
Phillip Scroggins
Leonora M. Shelsey
Alexandra Shiva & Jonathan M. Sherman
George Slessinger
Stephen Soba & Jonathan Arnold
Studio Fierberg
Richard P. Sloan
Anne E. Smith
Deborah Ann Hayes Stone and Maximilian Stone
Dr. P. R. Sundaresan
Pierre Tonachel
Robert & Virginia Walther
J. Anthony Wright
Anonymous (4)

$1,000 - $2,499
Yvette J. Alberdingk-Thijm
Judith Auchincloss
Michael Badalucco & Brenda Heyob
Donald L. & Marlena Baraf
Charlotte Barrett
Patricia Begley & George H. Beane
Michael Bennett
Sara Bershtel
Joe Blades
Vivian Bower & Lawrence Shainberg
Robert Brenner
Hugh Bronstein
Stephen M. Brown
Ian Brownell
Steven A. Buehler
Andrew H. Chapman
Bryan Chegwidden
Stephen Chehi
Sandra M. & Thomas G. Christie
David Corkery
Allen Coulter & Kim Knowlton
Jeffrey Cranor & Jillian Sweeney
Douglas McGrath & Jane Read Martin/Deerdodds Fund
Lee S. Dichter
Sara Driver
Bruce L. Eder
Peter Feinstein & Miriam Weinstein
Tom Ferriter
Gisela H. Gamper
Stephen B. Garrett
Stuart Gelwarg & Karen Lipkind
Catherine Gund
Jeff R. Gutterman
Kathy Hatab
Michael Hogan
Scott Isler & Laura Picone
Nicole Israel & Josh Kaufman
Jack and Annis Bowen Foundation
Linda K. Jacobs
Karen Jorgensen
Wayne S. Kabak & Marsha Berkowitz
Frances Kazan
Louise Kerz Hirschfeld
Rob Krulak
Lambert Family Foundation
Eric S. Lee


Jonathan S. Lee
Stuart E. Leyton
Hely Lima & Herbert Zohn
Esti Marpet
Richard Mautner
Anja Murmann
Mark Nelkin & Lenore Malen
Amy D. Newman & Bud Shulman
Adam Offenhartz
Elizabeth Olmsted & Randall K. Kau
David Olstein
Farley W. Pennington
Michael Plottel
Bart D. Reiss
Anne M. Riccitelli
Frank H. Rich & Alex Witchel
The A & A Spears Fund/Anne E. Rosen & Andre Spears
Alfred & Ann Ruesch
Megan Rutherford
Caroline Samuels & Michael Sturmer
Jonathan Scheuer & Debra Granik
Neal Shapiro and Juju Chang
Jennifer M. Shotwell
Stephen L. Spiegel
Elliott V. Stein
Michael Taglieri
Adam Tedman
Sarah Teitler
Bill Thurston
Stephen Tilly & Elizabeth Martin
Toberisky Donor Fund
Phillip Trimble & Valeria Vasilevski
Joel S. Truman
John & Katherine Turturro
Lise Vogel
Nela Wagman
J. David Wargo
Marc N. Weiss & Nancy Meyer
Frederick Zeigler
Ivan D. Zimmerman & Taryn Higashi
David & Monica Zwirner
Derreth C. Duncan
Pamela Grace
Richard Lorber & Dovie F. Wingard
Anonymous (5)

 

$500 - $999
Linda & Jerry Atkins
Michael & Christine Augenbraun
Elizabeth Baker
Douglas Bensadoun
Thomas W. & Jana Bergdall
Ursula Bevan
Tim Birchby
Creighton Blinn In loving memory of Elizabeth Hood Cate
Elizabeth A. R. & Ralph S. Brown
Thomas T. Buck
David M. Bushler
Charles M. Carberry & Kathleen Dunne
Gabriele Caroti
Terese Carpenter
Mark J. Catalano
Diana Thomas Childress Fund
Cedomir Crnkovic
Bernard D'Orazio
Andrew P. & Jessie Davis
Mark T. Dibattista & Wendy K. Haley
Mary K. Doris
Ev & Lee
Thomas N. & Miriam H. Farmakis
Paul A. Ferrara
Gary J. Firuta
Deborah & John Fogarty
Mary Beth Forshaw & Thomas G. Merrill Gift Fund
Karen Franck
David S. Frankel
Marin Geller
Erika Gesue
Henry Goldberg
Adrienne Halpern
Michael K. Hansen
Henry Hart
Stephen Henderson & James LaForce
Kim D. Hendrickson
David N. Herskovits
Georgia Hubley & Ira Kaplan
Tom Hyland & Anne Clark
Linda Irenegreene
Jeffrey L. Jackman
Peter Jaszi & Sheryl Gilbert
Jon R. Jucovy
Gary Kahn
Michael Kahn
Brian William Kane in Memory of Judy L. Kane
Eric Katz & Susan Barbash
Susan E. Katz
Richard Kayne & C M. Pyle
Peter J. Keenan
Catherine Kord
Joan Kreiss
Steven Kuchuck
Janet Kuhl
Carole B. Kulok
Kristen Kusama-Hinte
Richard C. Ledes
Susan Lee
Peter Leffman
Mickey Lemle


Jean M. Leo & Richard Kuczkowski
Richard H. Levy & Lorraine Gallard
Robert Littman
Christina E. Mahle & Peter DiCaprio
Marie Martinez-Wolcott
Stephen McGrath
Gail Monaghan
Gary Mongiovi
Monica Murphy & William R. Wasik
Alvin & Louise Myerberg Family Foundation, Inc.
Maury Newburger
John Orberg
Lawrence Orlowski
Lois Padawer
Pam A. Parker
Elizabeth Pesce
Marian Pillsbury
Pauline B. Pinto
Laura Poitras
Marlin S. Potash
Carole Randall
Jonathan D. Reichman
Katherine Roberts
Elizabeth B. Rogers
Steven L. Rosenthal
Mark Rossier
Laurie Sagalyn / Sagalyn Family Fund
Shelley D. Schorsch
Barry F. Schwartz
Peter Scibetta
Brian Shaer
Stuart L. Shapiro
George E. Shea III
Marjorie K. Shea
Hannah P. Shostack
Tina Silvestri & David Pugh
Jamil Simon
Peter & Courtney Simon
Sue P. Simon
Charles L. Sivertsen Jr.
Dominique R. Singer & Joan Greenfield
Jennifer & Jonathan Soros
Jeffrey Sosnick & Albert A. Carucci
Robert A. Stern
Gloria Gilbert Stoga
Annette Stover & Richard Feiner
Michael & Kathleen Stringer
Mark P. Sullivan
The Herman Liebmann Foundation
Barbara Thompson in Memory of Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Charles T. Urban
Michael T. Murphy
Louis F. Vernacchio
Kenneth M. Vittor
Griselda Warr
Elizabeth Weatherford
Richard Weigand
Erich Winkler & Nancy Allerston
Nancy Workman
Anonymous (3)

$250 - $499
Lynda Abdoo
Ann I. Alter & Herbert H. Alter
Arshes Anasal
Stanley Arkin
Philip Aromando
John P. Athanasourelis
Steven August
Peter H. Baker
Nancy Barber & William Stone
Wayne Barker
Tina Barnet
Lucius Barre
Henry S. Bean
Beth M. Belkin
Kirke M. Bent
Howard Berkowitz
Sheila Biddle
Earl Black & Paula Jarowski
Valerie M. Block
Kristina Boden
Judith Boies and Robert Christman
Tsvi Bokaer/Fall Creek Pictures
Pamela & Jack Bolen in Memory of Helen Hellman
Lillian Boyle
Katherine Bradford
Charles Bramham
Sara S. Brandston
David Breger
Stephanie Brodesser-Akner
Bruce Brodinsky
Jonathan Brownstein
John Calhoun
Nancy E. Campbell
Andrew D. Cartoun
Todd Chanko
Michael J. & Alice Cincotta
Steve Coats
Michael Coffey
Dillon Cohen
Martin A. Cohen
Susan Cole & Pyser Edelsack
Jeanne Collins & John Elderfield
Kristin Conklin
Deborah Costello
Julia Craig
Samuel Crawford & Anna Di Lellio
Gio Crisafulli
William J. Cunningham
Tom Dannenbaum
Michael J. Davis in Memory of Anne Davis
Isabelle de Geofroy
Sean Devlin
Adriana Dilancea
William F. DiPietra Foundation
Peter Doodeheefver
Shelagh T. Doyle
Joan Dupont
Gwen Edelman
Christine Edwards
Jeremy Fairman
Thomas J. Feie
Katherine Ferrara
Brad Feuer
Tom Fontana
Lindsay Fram
Christopher Franklin
Harvey Fried
Stephanie Friedman
Krin Gabbard
George L. Ganat
Warren Garrison
Brian Gentes
Alan Gettner
Alex Gibney
Cristina Gleicher
Mr. Mark D. Godler
David T. Goldberg
Carolyn M. Graham
Janice Gray
Monika & Peter W. Greenleaf
Anne M. Griffin & Joe Baio
William Grogan
Riane Gruss
John E. Gura Jr.
Frank Guzzetta
George Hall
Alan J. & Paula B. Halperin
Edwin C. Hamilton
John Hamilton
Robert V. Hansmann
Christina Harcar
Rebecca Harrington
Carolyn Hearn
Marjorie Heins
Ted D. Hicks
Eloise Hirsh
Ralph S. Hirshorn
Jonathan Hock
Richard Hofstetter
Christopher & Rosaleen Horn
Janat Horn
Gordon R. Hough
Bryant Hoven
Eric Hovey
Paul Jackel & Nancy Grubb
Edward L. Jackson & Carol A. Forget
Dexter Jeffries
Mary S. Jemail in Memory of Steven Lytinen
Mr. Guy Johnson
Richard G. Johnson
Kent Jones
Harry Joseph
Julia Judge
Fred M. Kaplan
Joannie S. Kaplan


Jesse Karp
Alex & Ada Katz
Cathy K. Kaufman
Peter Keepnews
Miryam Kenet
Michael A. King
Rachel S. Klein
John D. Knoernschild
Kurt C. Koepfle
Elizabeth Kuhlenkamp
Jennifer Lake
Bob Lamm in Memory of Howard Rollins
Ira Langsam
Mary Ellen Lapsansky
Thomas Larson In Memory of Danice Fink
Susan Lazarus
Gail LeBoff
Mackenzie Lew
Clea Lewis
Ellen Lewis
Lawrence Loewinger
Becky Lorberfeld
Nelson J. Luria
Joselito Manasan
Richard Marsh
Thomas E. Martin
Stephen C. Massey
Robert Mastrangelo
Michael J. Matcovich
Hannah Max
Jen J. May
Thomas B. McAuley
Jennifer McZier
Linda Meaney & Elliott Goldberg
Roberto Mendez
Mitchell R. Metcalf
Muffie Meyer
Martin Michaelson
Stephen Middlebrook
Allan Miller
Rebecca Miller
Andrew J. Millis & Lauren Cowles
Walker Minot
Albert Mishaan
Joseph T. Morello
Georges Moroz
Nan J. Morrison
Jeffrey & Henna Moskin
Nicholas Moyne
Nicholas Nelson
Kathryn Nilsson Reichert
Ms. Ingrid Nyeboe
Pasquale Palmieri
Margaret B. Parsons
Mathew Patalano
Michael Pavlakos
Payden & Rygel
Dolores Perin
Bruce Polsky
Amos A. Posner
Dennis Powers
Gerald Press
John Rademacher
Honora Raphael & Jetta Weinstein
Peter Rosenstein
Calvin G. Roth
Peter Rudoy
Ira Sachs & Boris Torres
Julie M. Salamon & William Abrams/Salamon-Abrams Family
Aracelly Santana
Val Schaffner
James Schamus & Nancy Kricorian
Andreas Schindler
Schorr/Grossman Foundation
Bennett Schwartz
Sherry Schwartz
Toby Schwartz
Blair S. Scribner
John Scribner
David M. Shanton
Bennett Shapiro & Fredericka Foster
Carrie Shapiro & Peter Frey
Monica Shapiro
Karen Shatzkin & Mike Brecher
Allison M. Silver
Leonard H. Silverberg & Noni Reisner
Alan Sinsheimer
Stanley Sisskin
Laurence Kardish & Jillian W. Slonim
Rickie Solinger
Charles J. Sperling
Theo E. Spilka
Philip Stafford
Suzanne W. Stout
Patricia Stumpp
Lois M. Sturm
Mary Sweeney in Memory of Steve Golin
Elisabeth Tappeiner
Juliet S. Taylor & Jim Walsh
Annie Thomas
Alex E. Traub
Howard Tucker
John Vachris
Perry L. & Jen D. van der Meer
Joyce van Patten
Steven Vogel in Memory of Amos and Marcia Vogel
Betsy Wade
Ethan Wagner and Thea Westreich Wagner
Isabelle Wald
Jane Weissman
Elizabeth Weitzman
Nancy A. Wiese & Aram Fox
Elizabeth Zackheim
Anonymous (3)

 

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