Featuring Guest Speaker
ZVI HOWARD ROSENMAN
American Producer & Motion Picture Executive
Zvi Howard Rosenman has created more than 30 films, which have been recognized with an Academy Award, Oscar Award,
multiple Peabody Awards and honoredat Sundance, Berlin and Cannes Film Festivals. He’s worked with great actors such as Steve Martin, Diane Keaton, Ellen Burstyn and Sir Ben Kingsley, and with vocalists Barbra Streisand, Aretha Franklin and Whitney Houston.
Under the auspices of the Jewish Federation’s Tel Aviv/Los Angeles Cultural Partnership, Rosenman taught Master Classes in Creative Film Producing at Tel Aviv University. His Israeli producing students sold more than 45 TV formats to American Networks and Cable Channels. With Todd Shotz, he is writing his memoir, “The Hollywood Sell.”
Rosenman co-founded Project Angel Food, a lifeline to people affected by HIV/AIDS. He was the 2009 Grand Marshal of the San Francisco Gay & Lesbian Pride Parade and has served on the board of directors of the AIDS Research Alliance, Bet Tzedek Legal in Los Angeles, DIFFA and Youth AIDS Services.