Gold Film Sponsor

Jewish Federation of Victoria & Vancouver Island
Frances Rosenberg

Silver Film Sponsors

Leonard & Lois Laser Family Foundation
Laura Rosenberg & Andrew Muchin
Barry Slawsky


Leonda Adler
Dahlia & Rafi Beck
Chair in Transgender Studies – The Transgender Archives
Hal Decter & Audra Poole – Newport Realty
Francis Landy
Victoria Shoah Project
Ruthi Wicks in honour of Sandra Glass, Lincoln Z. Shlensky & Dahlia Beck


Jean & Graham Dragushan
Anne Petrie
Caren Zilber-Shlensky & Lincoln Z. Shlensky
Maurice Yacowar

Festival Movie Lovers

Lisa Abram & Mark Breslauer
Judith & Harold Bricks
Ethel & Earl Chochinov
Sandra Glass
Barbara Roper & Larry Gontovnick
Eileen & David Heft
Selma Linzer
Penny Ross
Yael & Jeff Wollach

Festival Friends

Frances Aknai
Janice Nolan
Raymond Siemens

In-Kind Donors

DoubleTree by Hilton
Hi-Rise Elevator Display Advertising
The Vic Theatre

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.