Thank you to everyone who supported us on Kickstarter!

Last summer 2018, we wrapped a successful crowdfunding campaign, which raised funds to finish “The Rabbi Goes West.” We’d like to extend a warm thank you to our amazing backers. We couldn’t have done it without you!

Ghassan Haddad  
Matt Hanson
Ilana Hardesty  
Beth Harrington  
Richard Hawke
Barbara Haynes
Muriel Heiberger  
Annie Heringer
Alexandra Herzog  
Robin Hessman
Marc Hilbert  
Charles Horak
Henry Horenstein  
Andrew Horton
Becky Hunt & Bill Marx
Dror Izhar
Larry Jackson
Tim Jackson  
Nora Jacobson  
Sandy Jaffe  
Lorna Jane
Rob Jaret  
Uncle Mike & Auntie Paula (Jenkins)
Randy Jenkins  
Patrick Johnson
Fern Josephs
Laurie Kahn  
Deborah Kalin  
Jen Kaplan  
Mindie Kaplan
Chiemi Karasawa
Edward Kargir  
Alexa Karolinski  
Aviva Kempner  
Claire Kennedy  
Jill Kibildis
Mark Kiefer  
Andrew Kightlinger
Wayne Kimball
Rena Klein    
Cindy Kleine  
Lynn Klotz
Nellie Kluz
Peter Knessl
Glenn KnicKrehm  
Andrew Kolker
Deborah Kory
Matti Kovler  
Jeff Kreines  
Jeremy Krones  
Mitch Lackie
Sherry Laramie
Lynne Larkin & Kevin McGann   
Paul Lauter  
Will Lautzenheiser  
Jennifer F. Lawrence
James Lazor  
Michelle Le Brun  
Amy Lederman
Ellie Lee  
Zachary Lee
David Lefkowitz   
Jesse Lehrhoff
Jonathan Lethem  
Susan Levesque  
Stu D. Levitan
Shawn Levy  
Mordechai Lightstone  
Elena List & Nevin Shanabrook
Anna Litten & Brian Johnson
Stefan Loble
Derek Lomba  
Robert & Ruth Louf
Lorna Lowe
Jan Lumholdt
Min Ma
Randall MacLowry
Guy Maddin
Anne Makepeace  
Jeff Malmberg  
Rajiv Aaron Manglani
Fred Marchant
Leah Marino   
Mason Marino  
Olya Marko  
Alice Markowitz
Ian Mashiter  
Walter Matteson
Jenni Matz  
Judith Mayne  
Maisie McAdoo
Joseph McBride  
Pam Mccutcheon
Ross McElwee
Daniel McGuire
Cynthia McKeown
Mary Ann McQuillan
Melissa McWhinney  
Meldan  
Myron Meisel  
Charlotte Meyer  
Julius Miller  
Bonnie Millender   
Susan Miron
Lucy Mitchell  
Craig Milton  
Jennifer More Glagov
Alex Morelli  
Patti Moreno  
Mo Morris  
Joanne C Moses  
Rhonda Moskowitz
Robb Moss
Jacqueline Mow  
Ivy Moylan  
John Mulrooney  
Chale Nafus  
Michel Negroponte  
James Nelson  
Lisa Nesselson
Cathleen O'Connell  
Vicki Oleskey  
Bonnie Orlin  
Connie Ostrovsky & Jerry Gossel
Rick Ouellette  

Will Aitken
Edith Aldridge
Norma Allen & Roger Lesser
Max Alper
Alexandra Anthony
Alice Apley
Steven Ascher & Jeanne Jordan  
Margo Attaya  
Alvart Badalian
Karl Baden
Sally Baldwin
Melissa Banta
Todd Bassen
David Barach  
Elisha Baram  
William Barmore
Joey Baron  
John Beifuss
Shlomo Menachem ben Avraham
Annie Berman  
Rebecca Bernardo
Beth Blacksin
Mendel Blesofsky  
Doug Block
Franziska Blome
Jon Bloom & Miriam Lewin  
Jamie Boardman
Kathy & John Boardman
Alice Bouvrie
Hilary Bowers  
Mike Bowes
Mara Bresnahan  
Ellen Brodsky  
Tatyana Bronstein  
Barry Brown  
Chris Brown
Leslie & Marc Brown
Colin Browne  
Robin & Bryan
Paul Bryer-Charette  
Sean Buffington
Andrew Bujalski
Lornie Bullerwell  
Peggy Burchenal
Sean Burns   
Michael A. Burstein
Nomi Burstein
Kristin Bye  
Heather Cassano
Jon Cavellaro  
Carolyn Cavalier & Sanford Rosenberg
Carmen Chan  
Damien Chazelle
David Chin
Chizfilm Jewish Movie Reviews  
Bryce Clark
Rachel Clark
Laura Colella  
Michael Colford
Laura Conrad Mandel  
Controversy Films
Jason Cortlund  
Barbara Costa & Eric Stange
Timothy Couillard
Antoinette Cudney  
David & Kathy Cullen  
Wendy Dahar
Don Daniel  
Isaac Dansicker
Todd Davis
Shulem Deen  
James Demo  
Kathryn Dietz  
Mary Jane Doherty
Nancy Donahoe  
Peter Michael Dowd
David Dreifus
Jon Dreyer  
Sara Driver  
Deric Duncan
Marcia Dworkind 
Goldie Eder
Kate Eidam  
Caren Eliezer  
Steve Fagin
Semyon Feldman  
Ron & Debbie Fellman
Jesseca Ferguson  
Ken Field  
Jesse Finley Reed  
The Fish Family
Maureen Foley
Justin Freed  
Steven Freedman & Norma Shapiro
David Freeman
Helen Fremont
David Friedman
Deborah Frost
Cory Gann  
Elizabeth Gardner
Rob Garrett  
Shandor A. Garrison  
Alicia Geller
Amanda Geller
Judy Geller
Mark & Julie Geller
Howard Gelman  
Nick Giannino
John Gianvito  
Marc Glassman
Bryan Glick
Yehoshua Gold  
Luke Goldberg  
Mark Goldblatt  
Laura Goodfriend  
Julien Gordon
Lisa Jayne Gordon
Anna Graham
Hilary Graham  
Preston Gralla  
Christine Gratto
Lawrence Green
Laurel Greenberg  
Sue Gronewald  
Eric Grunebaum  
Richard L. Haas III

Jennifer Pearce
Danny Peary & Suzanne Rafer
Ben Pender-Cudlip  
Tom Perrotta
Richard Peterson  
Elinor Pierce  
Kavita Pillay  
Michéle Plott & Wolfgang Ketterle
Debra Pollak  
Gabriel Polonsky  
Linda Powell  
Nicole Prowell Hart  
Peter Rainer
”Ratso, the Rabbi who stayed East”   
David Rauh  
Stephen Rebello  
Shulamit Reinharz
Keri Reininger
Kim Relick
Kelly & Rob Ribera  
Susan Richards
Judith Richland
Adam Riemer
Pat Riley  
Sebastián Riquelme Sáez
David Rivard  
Carolyn Robbins  
Kim Romano  
Jeffrey Rosen
Ben Rosenthal  
Jason M. Rubin  
Phyllis Ruffer  
James Rutenbeck
Ashley Sabin  
Franco Sacchi
Jonathan Sahula
Jaymie Saks
Lexi Salomone   
David Sampliner
Jackie Sand & Gus Freedman  
Kristen Salerno  
Elias Savada  
Dia & Garret Savage
Lynn Schlesinger
Stephen Schiff  
Bernice Schneider
David Schisgall  
Jeff Schmidt
Dan Schoenbrun  
Erica Schwartz
Joel Schwartz
Stacy & Carl Schwartz  
Rachel Segall
Morten Seglem  
Lucy Semonoff-Flam  
Bayberry Shah
Daniel Shaw  
Kenneth R. Shaw  
Carol Sherwin
Ken Shulman
Rachel Shuman  
Lynda Shuster  
Anna Shusterman  
Slobodan Sijan  
Roberta Silman
Jamil Simon  
Marshall Simpkins  
Allison Sloan
Lucia Small
Ashley Smith
Liz & Manny Smith
Rachel Smith
Kyle Sorenson  
Valerie Spain  
Jill Stauffer  
Stephanie Stender
H. P. Stern   
David Sterritt
Kevin Stoehr   
Lara Stolman  
Alice Stone  
Barry Strongin
Ellen Stutman  
Elissa Suh
Michaela Sullivan
Jennifer Sutkowski
Clemence Taillandier
Catherine Taylor  
Signe Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor-Mead
“Ted William's Head”
Rivka Teich  
Daniel Thomas
Desson Thomson
Dorian Tocker
Ramо̃n Torres Santa
Caroline Toth  
Katie Toulmin  
Anike Tourse  
Jill Tufts  
Kenneth Turan
M. Tyszler
Gary & Robin Miller Ungar
Caroline Van Valkenburg
David A. Varon  
Leo Vegoda
Jared Vincenti  
Diane Waldman
Gary Waleik
Joanne Walton  
David Wasserman
Gerry Weiss
Valerie Weiss   
Rita Weiter
James Westby
Anna Wexler
Laura Wexler
Denise Widman
Wiley Wiggins
Kaj Wilson
Randall Wilson  
Pamela Wolfson
Jennifer Yablonski
Yenta Vegan
Sandy Zuckerman