We acknowledge Australia’s First Nations People as the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the land, and pay respect to the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, upon whose Country SFF are based.
We honour the storytelling and culture of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities across Australia.

We Thank Our Donors


Life Patron
Ivany Foundation

Festival Visionary
Andrew Cameron AM and Cathy Cameron, WeirAnderson Foundation

Director’s Champion
Ian Darling AO and Min Darling, Nick and Sandra Fairfax, Anne and Mark Lazberger, Dr Kathryn Lovric and Dr Roger Allan, Adrian and Charlotte MacKenzie, Amanda Maple-Brown, Zareh and Ping Nalbandian, Shark Island Foundation, Will and Jane Vicars

Director’s Circle
Brian Abel and Mark Manton, Animal Logic Entertainment, Charlene and Graham Bradley AM*, Nicole Kidman AC, Suzanne and Anthony Maple-Brown, Nicole McKenna and Chris Freeland AM, Sam Meers AO, Kate Mills, Michael and Vivienne Selwyn, Annie Williams

Director’s Associates
Deb and John Balderstone, David and Leith Bruce-Steer*, Sally Cousens and John Stuckey, Olivia Humphrey, Lambert Bridge Foundation, Emile Sherman and Iain Canning | See-Saw Films, The Sky Foundation

Women’s Giving Collective
Hayley and James Baillie, Wendy Beckett, Michele Brooks, Iolanda Capodanno and Juergen Krufcyzk, Marilyn Di Bella, Francesca Duncan, Mandy Foley, Cheryl Hayman, Sally Herman, Anita Jacoby AM, Terry Kaljo, Blainey North, Ruth Ritchie Family Fund

Director’s Cut
Nick and Simone Abrahams, Rob and Sandra Antulov, Alice Bell and Leon Ford, Chris and Annerie Bell, Rosemary Blight and Ben Grant, Blue Cat Pictures, Carole Campbell, Jan Chapman AO and Stephen O’Rourke, Rob and Maddie Coe, Anne and David Craig, Gregory Foley, Goalpost Pictures, Rick Gove, Sally Herman, Leonie and David Jackson, Tim and Akiko Jackson, Lonergan Family, Dr Stephen McNamara, Keith Rodger | 98 | Fear Of God Films, Gene Sherman | Sherman Foundation, Doug and Chris Snedden, Ezekiel Solomon AM, Ashley and Aveen Stephenson, Will Wilson

Director’s Lab (SFF Young Patron Program)
Kenny Ang, Con Apostolopoulos and Katie Vajda, Drew Bailey, Annmaree Bell and John Frank, Diana Burnett, Jessica Carrera, Jean-Marc Carriol,, Anna Cleary, Sophie Cox, Brendan Donoghue, Elissa Down, Alison Fowler, Antaine Furlong, Rupert and Caitlin Forwood, Donna Frost, GBA Capital, Amanda Jermyn and Elly Clapin, Alisa Keele, Tom Keenan, Brian Lee, Alister Maple-Brown, Amanda Maple-Brown, Catherine Maple-Brown, McGregor Casting, David Michôd, Stephanie Pringle, Alyson Standen, The Story Mill, Taste Creative, Alice Yang


$1,000 – $2,499
David Barnes, Adam Herron*, Jane and Ian Morrison, Rodney Mu, Ross Tzannes AM*, Anonymous (2)

$500 – $999
Alex Bowen and Catherine Sullivan, Roger Dean, Jacqui Feeney, Sarah Goodman, Jackie Katz, Kristof Mikes-Liu, Vicki Moss, Andrew Vincent, Jane Wynter

$100 – $499
Donald Adams, Elizabeth Anderson, Wendy and Sophie Ashton, Nadia Banihali, Stephen Basil-Jones, Terence Bell, Trish Booth, Mark Bowman, Karen Broad, Suellen Chapman, Christina Chiam, Jeanine Chialvo, Leo Christie OAM, Megan Coughran, Paige Diamond, Susanne de Ferranti, Lori Flekser, Valmae Freilich*, John Gleeson*, Pamela Grant, Noelene Hall, Angelo Hatsatouris, Margaret R Hawkins, David Hendler, Melissa Heris, William Hoekstra, Kim Jackson, Christine Jessep, Sue Josephsen, Annie Kinnane, Maria Kelly, Jane Kirton, Christopher and Carey Little, MinMin Liu, Catherine Mairs, Andrew Maloney, Felix Marsh-Wakefield, Annette Mauer, Robyn Maxwell, Joan McDonald*, Alison McIntyre, Anthony Mitchell*, Judi Mitchell, Lindy Monson, Gisela and David Moser, Michele Mossop, June Murphy*, Joseph Nguyen, Gabrielle O’Grady, Jan O’Reilly*, Charles Ovadia, Jonathan Page, Janette Parkinson, Annie Parnell*, Caroline Pryor*, Gregory Reading, Alex-Oonagh Redmond*, Shefali Rovik, Georgia Shepherd, Kit Shepherd, Lucy Sorentino, Liz Stevens, Claire Tilley, Juliette van Heyst, Steven Vo, Xiomara Williams, Judith Withers, Larry Woldenberg, Julie Young*, Sue Zeckendorf, Anonymous (6)

*Archives Renewal Supporters
Sydney Film Festival sincerely thanks those who have contributed to the Archives Renewal. Read more about the Archives Renewal Project.

Travelling Film Festival Supporters
Sue Bradley, Brian Connor AM FACRS, Julie Humphreys, Marg Minnett

We would like to thank all of those individuals who have decided to leave a gift in their Will to the Sydney Film Festival or the Travelling Film Festival. Read more about SFF bequests or TFF bequests.

Support Sydney Film Festival

To find out more about becoming Director’s Patron or other ways you can support SFF, please get in touch with Head of Philanthropy and Partnerships, Georgia Shepherd:

Email: georgia.shepherd@sff.org.au
Phone: (02) 8220 6612

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