May 29th - June 2nd, 2019


Founding Members

Bradshaw-Mack Foundation
Barry and Barbara Carroll
Kate and Jim Clark
Crain Family Foundation
Colleen and Kipp deVeer
The Fareri Family
Pamela and David B. Ford
Jim and Jenny Matthews
Donald and Muffy Miller
Wendy Stapleton
Deborah and Chuck Royce
Ras and Kristyna Sipko
Wendy Stapleton and The Stapleton Family Foundation
Eleanor and John Sullivan
Tex and Co.
Victoria and Mike Triplett

GIFF is honored to have the support of our Founding Members and Sustainers. Their generosity allows the festival to offer free programming to the public, provide much needed support to filmmakers, make significant contributions to charity partners, and attract talented filmmakers and projects to the area. Please consider joining our top patrons by becoming a Founding Member.

As a Founding Member and one of our top, year-round supporters, you’ll receive the ultimate experience at all of our events for one calendar year plus permanent acknowledgment.

$25,000 for Up To 6 Guests 

• All film premieres and screenings, with no lines, during the Festival and throughout 2018
• Opening Night Film Premiere & Party with VIP transportation
• VIP Lounge
• Changemaker Honoree Gala and opportunity to meet honorees
• Reserved seating at panels
• Film Industry Events
• Meet & Greet Receptions
• Ability to sponsor a film screening at no additional charge
• V-VIP Festival Gift Bag
• Premium concierge service, including assistance with event booking, lodging, parking, transportation and restaurant reservations
• Priority parking pass
• Full page ad in the Official Program
• Acknowledged on the “GIFF Tribute to Top Donors” on display during the Festival
• Permanent acknowledgment as a Founding Member on the GIFF website and in marketing material
This pass is transferable and largely tax deductible


Thank you to our 2018 Festival supporters. Your generosity allows GIFF to host a world class film festival that harnesses the power of film to serve the greater good by raising funds and awareness for causes that relate to basic human rights, education, the environment and health care.


Kate and Jim Clark
The Fareri Family
Deborah and Chuck Royce
Wendy Stapleton and The Stapleton Family Foundation
Tex and Company


Courtenay and T.J. Carella
Carina and Chris Crain
Mckay and Stuart Feldman
Pamela and David B. Ford
Chip (Konrad) Kruger
Jim and Jenny Matthews
David H. McCormick
Clay and Eva Pecorin
Carrie and Chris Shumway
Victoria Triplett


Maria Allwin
Michael Arougheti and Nelly Bly
Katherine Beevers
Geoff and Melissa Bradshaw-Mack
Mr. & Mrs. Lou and Brooke Bremer
Jim and Ginge Cabrera
Alison D. Davis
​Susan Smith Ellis
Scott and Icy Frantz
​Bobby Friedman, Bungalow Media + Entertainment
Michael and Kristina Gabelli
Lolly Garcia
Pam & Bob Goergen
Kim & Kenny Habul
​Darrell and Robin Harvey
Melissa and Carney Hawks
Tori Dauphinot & Ken Hubbard​
Audrey McNiff
Stacy Messina
John and Jennifer Monsky
Linda Zwack Munger
Newman’s Own Foundation
Emma and Mark Penington
Louis Presutti
Jordan and Noah Rhodes
Krystal and Michael Sachs
Jill and Matt Schecter
Whitney & Dave Schwartz
Paul and Jane Shang
Megan Shattuck
Christian Simonds
Riann Smith
Hannah Storm, Brainstormin Productions
Nikol and Jeff Thompson
Judith and Stephen Wertheimer


Marianne & Nicholas Cirillo
Ilona Eken
Pamela and Tom Frame
Carey & Jason Halio
George and Elizabeth Hopley
M.E. Kjaernested
Cricket & Jim Lockhart
Stephanie and Jody La Nasa
David & Melissa Levien
Howard Levy
Sally and Tom Neff
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Pribyl
Dee Winokur

2018 Sponsors

Media Partners

Community Partners

The Greenwich International Film Festival is proud to partner with non-profit and community organizations in the area.  Below is a list of our community partners.  We encourage you to learn more about these amazing organizations.  To become a Community Partner, please contact us at 203-717-1800.






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