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2019 Ann Arbor Jewish Film Festival Committee

Brad Axelrod
Leslie Bash
Linda Benson
Karen Demetriou
Tom Demetriou
Deborah DeZure
Judith Endelman
Susan Gross
Milton Gross
Elyssa Koiden Schmier
Betsy Mark
Jim Morgenstern
Evelyn Nuehaus
Helaine Reid
Arthur Riba
Marilyn Shore
Steve  Silverman
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 and Patricia Levine


Linda and Ronald Benson
The Ann and Jules Doneson Film Festival Fund ( Steve and Shira Klein)
Prue and Ami (z”l) Rosenthal


Judy and Malcolm Cohen
Carolyn Hiss
Virginia Morgan and Joseph Spiegel
Levana and Stephen Aronson

Cast Member

Susan Adler
Carol Amster
Harlene and Henry Appelman
Robin and Brad Axelrod
Lilian and John Back
Joan Binkow
Harriet Bakalar and Ed Tobes
Bernie and Barbara Banet
Leslie Bash
Cathy Bowerman
Marian Cohen and Sheldon Ginns
Susan Coran
Babette Levy Daskin and Mark Daskin
Ed and Judy Davidson
Karen and Tom Demetriou
Alfreda Dempkowski and Archie Sader
Deborah DeZure
Heather and Stuart Dombey
Carol and Steven Dworkin
Judith Elkin
Judy and Todd Endelman
Ann Epstein
Cynthia and Irving Feller
Susan Fisher
Eileen and Gary Freed
Cynthia and Richard Frey
Lisbeth and Mike Fried
Janet and Charles Garvin
Maureen and David Ginsburg
Thea Glicksman
Mona and Ed Goldman
Linda Grekin
Susan and Milton Gross
Gwen Handelman
Alice and Clifford Hart
Merrily and William Hart
Carolyn Hiss
Janet Kelman
Leah Kileny
Lucinda Kurtz and Oren Hesterman
Pamela and Stephen Landau
Judy and Jerrold Lax
Laurie Leflein
Joan and Melvin Levitsky
Carolyn and Paul Lichter
Joan Lowenstein and Jonathan Trobe
Betsy Mark
Elaine Margolis
Nancy and Phil Margolis
Patricia McCune and Edward Stein
Lauren Metzendorf
Bruce and Gayle Moyer
Hillary Murt and Bruce Friedman
Sharon and Charles Newman
Susan and Mark Orringer
Susan Pollans and Alan Levy
Helaine Reid
Carol Rycus
Margot and Brian Schapiro
Elyssa and Stephen Schmier
Alyssa and Bradley Seel
Marilyn and Joel Shore
Alida Silverman
Steven Silverman
Elaine and Robert Sims
Margaret Singer
Eva Solomon
Pat and Errol Soskolne
Linda Spector
Greta Spier and Jonathan Rubin
Karen and David Stutz
Roberta Tankanow
Jeffrey Tulin-Silver
Ilene and Norman Tyler
Tamar and Charles Weaver
Elise Weisbach
Sarajane Winkelman
Martha and Eric Young


Susan Harris
Evelyn Neuhaus