Thank you Joining us for a Special Celebration of the Refugee Girl

Her Power, Her Potential, Her Courageous Demand to be Heard.


Special thanks to our 2016 FilmAid Honorees

Marissa Sackler of Beespace and Samantha Bee of Full Frontal will receive FilmAid's awards for Philanthropic and Community Leadership. 

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The celebration continues With our online Auction until May 24


here are some of the wonderful items that have been donated to help support filmaid

  • GET COFFEE and talk shop with Sony Pictures Classics co-President Tom Bernard

  • VISIT THE SET of Executive Producer Dick Wolf’s latest series Chicago Fire

  • GO TO THE PREMIERE & after party for “the first female-driven Wall Street movie” Equity

  • RELISH A FOODIE EXPERIENCE with Serious Eats Founder Ed Levine 

  • PITCH YOUR BOOK IDEA to famed editor Elisabeth Schmitz

  • GET (even more) COFFEE with Terminator Salvation producer Jeff Silver 

  • REINVENT YOUR LOOK with a styling session from costume designer Mirren Gordon-Crozier

  • VISIT THE SET of Emmy Award and Golden Globe winning Amazon series Mozart in the Jungle

And even more great items online... Bid, share and encourage your friends and colleagues to support FilmAid's work with refugees around the world! 


2016 Power of Film Host Committee 

Bronze Level Support

Robert & Tracy Baron

Quartz Level Support 

Anonymous, Madeline & Stephen Anbinder, Cindy R. Kleine, Alejandro Ramírez Magaña, David A. & Karen Richards Sachs


Annabelle Dunne, Benefit Chair

Sharon Swart, Benefit Co-Chair

Daveed Frazier, Benefit Co-Chair

Rory Kennedy

Niccole & Jeremy Kroll

Liz Manne & Fred Berner

Elizabeth Marks

Mira Nair

Deb Newmyer

Iliane Ogilvie Thompson

Lydia Dean Pilcher

Pamela Reis & Kevin Hyman

Amy Reiss

Elisabeth Schmitz

Carole Siller

Mark & Yassi Somen

Dorothy Spears & Alexis Rockman

Alisa Swidler

Uma Thurman

Wendy Zimmermann & Steve Cutler



Simon Aboud

Caroline Baron & Anthony Weintraub

Tom Bernard & Nena Danevic

Olivia Birkelund & Daniel Gerard

Carolyn Patty Blum & Harry Chotiner

Ken Bowser & Amy Irving

Primalia Chang

Chris & Alexandra deFaria

Griffin Dunne

Janet & Peter Ezersky

Jim Friedlich & Melissa Stern

Andrew Goldberg & Karen Shapiro

Tony Gerber & Lynn Nottage

Howard & Cami Gordon

Gillian Gordon Crozier

Davis Guggenheim

Karen Hope