Each and every year the JBFC:
FOSTERS global understanding through 400 films from 60 countries
ENGAGES nearly 13,000 students in pre-k through grade 12
UNDERWRITES program fees and transportation costs for over 9,000 students
EMPOWERS teachers with media education skills, resources, and training
CREATES 21 original series, including Global Watch and Jazz Sessions
INVESTS in emerging artists from across the country and around the world
CONNECTS people of all ages through the amazing power of visual storytelling
All made possible through annual contributions over and above membership support.
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The Jacob Burns Film Center is proud to receive support from
New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature