Platinum Sponsor

Victoria Foundation

Gold Film Sponsor

Jewish Federation of Victoria & Vancouver Island
Leonard and Lois Laser Family Foundation

Silver Film Sponsors

Sophie and Isaac Waldman Endowment Fund
Frances Rosenberg
Dahlia & Rafi Beck + Ruthi Wicks + Heshi Olson
The Robert & Sydney Kalef Endowment Fund
Lincoln Z. Shlensky & Caren Zilber-Shlensky
Barry Slawsky


Lee Adler
Dionne Laslo-Baker & Stephen Baker – Deebee’s Organics
Jean & Graham Dragushan
Hal Decter & Audra Poole – Newport Realty
Francis Landy & Bennett Matthews
Elizabeth Milder & Cole Skelly – Expansion Properties
Anne Petrie & Maurice Yacowar
Howie Siegel
Jill Swartz & Michael Goldstein
Victoria Shoah Project
Consulate General of Israel in Toronto


Stan & Lindy Shortt
Stephen Starr

Movie Lover Package

Janna & Morris Bleviss
RaeAnn & Rabbi Harry Brechner
Judith & Harold Bricks
Ethel & Earl Chochinov
Rachel Ditor
Sharon Fitch
Sandra Glass
Marlene Landa
Selma Linzer & Jack Mayer
Elizabeth Mincey
Barbara Mitchell-Pollock
Jan Nolan
Barbara Roper & Larry Gontovnick
Yael & Jeff Wollach

In-Kind Donors

Leah Freedman
Hi-Rise Victoria
Monk Office

Friends and Partners

We owe a special debt of gratitude to the Vancouver Jewish Film Centre and the long-running Vancouver Jewish Film Festival ( The VJFF provides distributer contacts and we share costs by booking films jointly. We wish to express our sincere thanks to the Vancouver Jewish Film Centre, the Vancouver Jewish Film Festival, and VJFC/VJFF director, Robert Albanese, for helping the Victoria International Jewish Film Festival to achieve success as the newest Jewish film festival in the region.