Marilyn Baker, Arlington Liaison
Suzanne Bowler, Evaluation
Ed Butterworth, Fairfax Liaison
Charlotte Jones Carroll, Student/Youth Program
Alex Dixon, Facebook
Clare Donaher, Budget & Finance Team
Katherine Doyle, Bethesda Liaison
Gaby Dube, Marketing Assistant
Irene Eckstrand, Rockville Liaison
Deeva Garel, Programming Team
Helen Lounsbury, Mount Vernon UU Venue Mgr
Kathleen Madigan, Programming Team
David Miley, Silver Spring Liaison
Ariel Mora, Cedar Lane Liaison
Harriet Peck, Machar Congregation Liaison
Georgeta Pourchot, Community Outreach Manager & Virginia Tech Liaison
Nancy Sorden, DC-Washington Ethical Society Liaison
Lynne Thompson, Mt. Vernon- Ventures in Community
Fritz Von Fleckenstein, DC Liaison — The New York Avenue Presbyterian Church
And many others….

2015 FilmFest Crew

2015 Immigration Film Festival at the Theater of the Arts, University of the District of Columbia


And a big thank you and shout out to our many 
​generous Supporters and Indiegogo Contributors!!!

Patti Absher and Judith Johnson, Co-Chairs
Rod Brana, Program Director
Julie Campbell, Membership/Supporters
Hal Fuller, Grants Director
Mary Harris, Gala Premiere & Sponsorship 
Ann Sullivan, Budget & Finance Director, Treasurer
Christine Parcelli, Administrator, Washington Ethical Society

Jose Andres

Peter Kent and Sharon Neuwirth

Kathy Feeney

Craig & Kate Thorton

Barbara Searle

Aldo Bello

Charlotte Jones Carroll

Paul Baker

Other Helping Hands

Oct. 22Oct. 23 Oct. 24 — Special Events at UDCOct. 25

Buen Día, (Guten Tag) Ramón
Goethe Institut Theater
6:30PM  ~~ Trailer

Unlikely Heroes
The New York Avenue Presbyterian Church
6:30PM  ~~ Trailer

On the Bride's Side (Io Sto Con La Sposa)
Washington Ethical Society
7:30PM  ~~ Trailer

Lessons of Basketball & War DREAMers Among Us
UDC Theater of the Arts
1:30PM  ~~ Trailer(Lessons)  ~~  Trailer(Dreamers)

Dream: An American Story
UDC Theater of the Arts
7PM  ~~ Trailer

Shorts Pack a Punch
Washington Ethical Society
6:30PM  ~~  See the trailers on EventBrite


Culture Clash & No Sanctuary
Silver Spring Civic Center
7:30PM  ~~ Trailer  ~~ Trailer

Limited Partnership & Please Attach Proof
Cafritz Arts Center,Montgomery College, Silver Spring / Takoma Park Campus
7PM  ~~ Trailer

Underwater Dreams
Montgomery College, Rockville Campus
7:30PM  ~~ Trailer

October 25 — MD Events

Buen Día, (Guten Tag) Ramón
Old Greenbelt Theater
12PM  ~~ Trailer

I Learn America
Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church
4:30PM  ~~ Trailer

Climate Refugees
River Road Unitarian Universalist Congregation
7PM  ~~ Trailer

120 Days
The Unitarian Universalist Church of Silver Spring
7PM  ~~ Trailer


Harvest of Empire
Good Shepherd Catholic Church
7PM  ~~ Trailer

Best Short Films
VA Tech School of Public and International Affairs
7PM  ~~  See the trailers on EventBrite

October 25 — VA Events

The List
Mt. Vernon Unitarian Church
5PM  ~~ Trailer

Food Chains
Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington
7PM  ~~ Trailer

Unitarian Universalist Church of Fairfax
6:30PM  ~~ Trailer

2015 FilmFest Volunteer Directors

Supporting Actors

$250 – $499


​$500 – $999

Martens New Leaf Family Fund

Cedar Lane Universalist Church

Julie Campbell

Georgeta Pourchot

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Rockville

James Parker, Stage Manager, UDC Theater of the Arts
Alberto Avendano and Zulema Tijero, El Tiempo Latino
Sylvia Blum, Goethe-Institut


Leading Role

2015 Immigration Film Festival SCHEDULE