Our 13th Sephardic Film Festival Honorees

Rae Cohen

Rae Cohen

Maimonides Leadership Award

Enrico Macias

Enrico Macias

Cinema Sepharad Lifetime Achievement Award

Jeannine Sefton

Jeannine Sefton

Sephardic Legacy Award

First Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 1992

Second Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 1994
Cinema Sepharad Award recipients: David Charvet, Lianne Halfon, Michael Sutton, Gregori Viens, Bette Cohen Zietzew

Third Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 1996
Cinema Sepharad Award recipients: Kent Beyda, Dan Hedaya, Shaun Toub

Fourth Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 1998
Cinema Sepharad Award recipients: Jack Gindi, Art Metrano Lifetime Achievement Award recipient: Esther Shapiro

Fifth Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 2000
Cinema Sepharad Award recipients: Bob Israel, Lainie Kazan

Sixth Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 2002
Cinema Sepahrad Award recipient: Neal Israel

Seventh Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 2004
Cinema Sepharad Award recipients: Hank Azaria, Al Ovadia Maimonides Lifetime Achivement Award recipient: Rabbi Benito Garzon

Eighth Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 2006
Cinema Sepharad Award recipient: Bob Yari Maimonides Lifetime Achievement Award recipient: Sarita Hasson Fields Sephardic Legacy Award recipient: Carol Basri

Ninth Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 2008
Cinema Sepharad Award recipient: Eli Attie Maimonides Lifetime Achievement Award recipient: Rabbi Daniel Bouskila

Tenth Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 2010
Cinema Sepharad Award recipients: Emmanuelle Chriqui and Michael Benaroya Maimonides Lifetime Achievement Award recipients: Dr. Jose and Freda Nessim

Eleventh Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 2012
Cinema Sepharad Award recipient: Danielle Ruah Maimonides Lifetime Achievement Award recipient: Rabbi Haim Amsalem Sephardic Legacy Award recipients: Joe and Sue Cohen

Twelfth Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival, 2014 Cinema Sepharad Award recipient: Yehoram Gaon Maimonides Lifetime Achievement Award recipient: Ronald J. Nessim Sephardic Legacy Award recipients: Jack and Joelle Rimokh