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Roger Ebert’s Film Festival is a special event of the College of Media at the University of Illinois.

We are pleased to acknowledge these individuals and organizations for their sponsorship of the 2019 Roger Ebert’s Film Festival. Without their generous support, the festival would not be possible.

Film Circle Sponsors  |  Diamond Sponsors  |  Platinum Sponsors  |  Gold Sponsors  |  Silver Sponsors  |  Patrons |  Festival Friends  |  Festival Associates  | Media  |  Gifts In Kind  |  Restaurant Sponsors

Film Circle Sponsors: $25,000+

Shatterglass Studios

Diamond Sponsors: $10,000+

Amazon Studios
Champaign County Alliance for the Promotion of Acceptance, Inclusion, & Respect
Betsy Hendrick
Hollywood Foreign Press Association 

Platinum Sponsors: $5,000+

President & Mrs. Timothy L. Killeen
L.A. Gourmet Catering
News-Gazette Media
Jeanene & Rick Stephens


Gold Sponsors: $2,500+

Chipman Design Architecture
Carol Livingstone & Dan Grayson
Patty & Jon McNussen
Steven & Susan Zumdahl


Silver Sponsors: $1,500+

Don & Suzi Armstrong
Ronald Baker & Marilyn Resch
Jim & Judy Burns
Jeff Horowitz
Brand Fortner
Ellie & Lou Gross
Debbie Hartman
Neil Minow & David Apatoff
Kathleen Holden & David Prochaska
Wanda & Peter Tracy


Patrons: $750+

Hilary Frooman and John J. Lee
Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD)
Ashley Rodman & Matt Gladney


Festival Friends: $500+

Marge Perrino
Yvette Scheven
Dianna K. Armstrong

Festival Associates: $250+

Ed & Nancy Tepper




Stella Artois
The Daily Illini
Ralph & Joe, Garcia’s Pizza in a Pan
Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD)
Alto Vineyards
The Hyatt Place


Restaurant Sponsors

Big Grove Tavern


For questions about sponsorship, please contact: 
Andy Hall