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2020 Ann Arbor Jewish Film Festival Committee

Brad Axelrod
Leslie Bash
Elissa Benedek
Linda Benson
Karen Demetriou
Tom Demetriou
Deborah DeZure
Tom DeZure
Judith Endelman
Milton Gross
Susan Gross
Betsy Mark
Jim Morgenstern
Evelyn Nuehaus
Helaine Reid
Arthur Riba
Michelle Riba
Joel Shore
Marilyn Shore
Elaine Sims
Jeffrey Tulin-Silver
Charles Weaver

With appreciation to our Michigan Theater and Cinetopia partners

Russ Collins, Executive Director & CEO
Sarah Escalante, Operations Coordinator & Cinetopia Festival Co-Director
Nick Alderink, Programming & Media Coordinator

Special Thanks to Our Supporters

Film Star

Charles (z”l) and Rita Gelman

Studio Executive

Michael Levine

Executive Producer

Prudence Rosenthal


The Ann and Jules Doneson Film Festival Fund (Steve and Shira Klein)


Harlene and Henry Appelman
Leslie Bash
Judy and Todd Endelman
Hillary Murt
Mona and Edward Goldman
Sharon and Chuck Newman


Susan and Larry Adler
Barbara and Bernard Banet
Betsy Yvonne Mark

Cast Member

Eileen and Gary Freed
Jeffrey Tulin-Silver

Movie Fan

Susan Harris