Special Thanks to our Partners

Without our funders and friends “Alive Inside” would never have been made,
and the good we are now doing in the world- would never have happened- We thank you!

Friends of the Alive Inside Foundation

  • Jennifer Wood
  • The Lumineers
  • Marcy Playground
  • Itaal Shur (Composer of "Aive Inside" and "Smooth")
  • Colin Fraser of Greenberg Taurig
  • Dr. Laurie Kuslansky
  • Peter Parcher
  •  ANNA BESACK
  • THE HERRING FAMILY
  • CAROL ALLEN
  • TMG HEALTH
  • JOHN & MERCEDES TICHENOR
  • JENNIFER LEVEILLE
  • JOAN LEONARD
  • JESSICA
  • RENE HUGONNOT
  • KIERAN
  • RICK- THANK YOU LUMINEERS!
  • DAVID LEE JONES
  • JENNIFER CARPENTER
  • TIMOTHY AVETT
  • PASQUALE TARANTO
  • PATRICIA TARANTO
  • SUZANNE TARANTO
  • MICHAEL TARANTO
  • MILLIMAN 
  • MICHAEL SNEDEN
  • DORIS, PETER, & BOBBY RIEMER
  • WILLIAM J. THOMPSON
  • GLENN BOWEN
  • RICHARD & MARGARET SCHEINERT
  • MORGAN ATANASIO
  • AUDREY BROWNE
  • MARY BETH KUDERIK
  • DONNA KALIN
  • CLAIRE LEVITT
  • PAUL FALK
  • KAREN SHIELDS
  • GARY PETRONI
  • MORGAN ATANASIO
  • CHRIS CROWLEY
  • HEATHER CARMAN
  • THE STAFF AT BENESYS. 
  • KATIE BALES
  • DONNA DELANY
  • ALMA NEWTON THE PASSERI FAMILY
  • TOM, LINDA & THOMAS LARKIN
  • DAVID AND LESLIE CLYDE
  • ADAM MILLER
  • VICKY AND WARREN LINCOLN
  • MATTHEW LINCOLN
  • RITA MESKER
  • BEVERLEY LAUBERT

Friends of ALive Inside

Together, we won Sundance, Milan, Provincetown, Washington West, Berkshires, Sonoma and many other film festivals, did a National Theatrical release, changed many lives and helped Music and Memory expand to 3100 nursing homes!

EXECUTIVE PRODUCERs

  • The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation
  • Geralyn Dreyfous
  • Abigail Van Buren
  • Daniel E. Cattulo lll
  • Ben Spivak
  • Eric J. Bertrand
  • Limore Shur
  • Patricia Clair Piland
  • Dan Cogan

BENEFACTORS

  • Terri Bullock
  • Perlita Sultan
  • Robert Brandieis Bennett
  • Jon Webster
  • Rachel Weingiest
  • Norman Hardie
  • Bill Soward
  • Richard Casavechia
  • The Wilson Family
  • Doug Thompson
  • Alzheimer Society of Toronto
  • The Derek Freese Documentary Fund
  • Steve Baronoff
  • Patrick Ramsey
  • Jack McDonald
  • Sarah Castillio
  • Michael McIvor
  • Kathryn Stebner

SUPPORTERS

  • Neil Stuber
  • Rachel Francine Tubman
  • Kendra Arnold
  • George Maryniuk
  • Laura K McKenna
  • Bruce Levy
  • daybreak Inc.
  • Anna Saxon
  • iV
  • Ram and Einat Burshtine
  • Eric J. Bertrand
  • Patrick Ramsey

ADVOCATE

  • Chad Brownstein
  • Carrie Plummer
  • Andrew Brust
  • Lassie Webster
  • Margaret Dalziel
  • Mary Ohlinger-Pray
  • Alan Goodstadt
  • David Leventhal
  • Lauren Green Weisenfeld
  • Douglas Boyer
  • Meral Bozkurt
  • Meghan Casey
  • Cathy Duston Baybutt
  • Annette Januzzi Wick
  • Kathy Hagen
  • Judy Roth
  • Andre Pontual
  • Victoria Appatova
  • Leslie Orvis
  • G Allen Power
  • Lucas K. Law
  • Alex H
  • Mark Curelop
  • David Potts-Dupre
  • Tim G Southwell
  • Jean Cheever
  • Elizabeth Anne Socolow
  • Josh Catone
  • David Gutman
  • Suzan Windnagel
  • Donna Pahl
  • Chris Cone
  • Paul Smith
  • Jane Kilkenny
  • Barry M. Cohen
  • Dale Theising
  • Diane Germaine
  • Barbara
  • Tiffany Reynolds
  • Mikal Jakubal
  • Dan Webster
  • Willow Leenders
  • Kathleen Burke
  • Tamara Edson
  • Patrick Thurmond
  • Alisa Bennett Soto
  • Dorothy Colby
  • Hannah Min
  • Matthew Wilkinson
  • Debbie Paden Mobley

WE ARE GRATEFUL to IMPACT PARTNER memberS who gave us a LOAN TO FINISH THE FILM

  • Regina K. Scully
  • Brook & Shawn Byers
  • Peggy & Yogen Dalal
  • Embrey Family Foundation
  • David & Nina Fialkow
  • Diana Barrett for The Fledgling Fund
  • Kevin & Donna Gruneich
  • Ann Kaplan & Robert Fippinger
  • Pierre Hauser
  • Wadsworth & Wadsworth
  • The Jacquelyn & Gregory Zehner Foundation
  • J. Lynn, Diana Lady, and Gavin
  • Dougan
  • Patti Lambrecht
  • Michael J. Levinthal
  • Debbie McLeod & Jay Sears
  • Gib & Susan Myers
  • Joan Platt & Hillary Margolis
  • Bill & Eva Price
  • Nancy Stephens & Rick Rosenthal
  • Beth Sackler
  • Michael Steiner
  • Elizabeth King
  • Margo King & John Steiner
  • Katrina vanden
  • Heuvel

And A BIG THANK TO OUR WONDERFUL CREW

PRODUCERS

  • Michael Rossato-Bennett
  • Regina Scully
  • Alexandra McDougald (Distribution and Financing)

EDITORS

  • Michael Rossato-Bennett
  • Mark Demolar
  • Manuel Tsingaris
  • David Zieff

COMPOSER

  • Itaal Shur

CAMERA AND SOUND

  • Shachar Langlev
  • Michael Rossato-Bennett
  • Mark Demolar
  • Jonathan Clasberry
  • Michelle McCabe
  • Justin Simpson
  • Warut Snidvongs
  • Toru Nishikubo
  • Nicholas Guldner
  • Justin Simpson
  • Jillian Tummons
  • Burak Kizilkan
  • Scott McDonald
  • Arne Warmington - WarmEye
  • Jonathan Castro - Jonzombie.com
  • Gregory Bennett
  • Donato Magnolo

STORY CONSULTANT

  • Manuel Tsingaris

ADDITIONAL EDITING

  • Jonathan Clasberry
  • Brian David Lazarte
  • Holly Buechel
  • Jeff Pinella

ADDITIONAL ANIMATION AND DESIGN

  • Alexey Terehoff

PIANO, KEYBOARDS, GUITAR, Arrangements AND PROGRAMMING

  • Itaal Shur

CELLO AND ARRANGEMENTS

  • David Eggar

BASS

  • Jonathan Maron

DRUMS

  • Yuval Lion

VOCALS (COME ALIVE)

  • Elan Lion

CHORAL VOCALS

  • Lysa Aya Trenier

TRUMPET

  • Justin Stanton

WOODWINDS

  • Erica von Kleist

GUITAR

  • Alex Prol

MIX & RECORDING ENGINEER

  • Eber Pinheiro

CITY DRIVE FILMS COORDINATOR

  • Scott Cherhoniak

DVD POST PRODUCER

  • Leslie Atkins

PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS

  • Kevin Cochet
  • Erik Goyenechea
  • Kelley Jackson

PRODUCTION MANAGER

  • Ximena Rossato-Bennett

EYEBALL DIGITAL WEB DESIGN

  • Martin Knapp
  • Melissa Goodes
  • Julie Collins

EYEBALL DIGITAL APP DESIGN

  • Yohann Taieb

ADDITIONAL GRAPHIC DESIGNERS

  • Chris King
  • Chris Gelles
  • Michael Mariscano

PHOTOMICROGRAPHY

  • Lil Pavon

STOCK FOOTAGE RESEARCH

  • Nick Spark

BRAIN IMAGES

  • Dan Lloyd

SCRIPT CONSULTANTS

  • George Strayton
  • Kwyn Bader
  • Ben Bernstein

LEGAL

  • W. Wilder Knight II
  • David Leventhal
  • Robert Leon
  • Lynn Elliot

FISCAL SPONSOR

  • Utah Film Center

THE STANFORD FAIR USE PROJECT

  • Julie Ahrens
  • Tim Greene

BOND/360

  • Marc Schiller
  • Amanda Lebow
  • Brooke Medansky
  • Leslie Richin
  • Sam Tercek

AND OUR SUBJECTS!

MUSIC AND MEMORY.ORG

  • Dan Cohen, MSW

EDEN ALTERNATIVE

  • Dr. William Thomas, MD

NEUROLOGIST

  • Oliver Sacks, MD

VOCALIST / COMPOSER

  • Bobby McFerrin

INSTITUTE FOR MUSIC AND NEUROLOGIC FUNCTION

  • Dr. Connie Tomaino, DA, MT-BC, LCAT

CULTURE CHANGE CONSULTANT

  • ANN Wyatt, MSW

PROFESSOR OF NEUROLOGY, CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY

  • Dr. Peter Whitehouse, MD-PHD

MUSICIANS FOR WORLD HARMONY

  • Samite Mulando

PROFESSOR OF BIOCHEMISTRY AND CHEMISTRY, BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY

  • Gregory Petsko, D. Phil.

FOUNDER OF VALIDATION TECHNIQUE

  • Naomi Feil, MSW, ACSW

DIRECTOR OF OHIO DEPARTMENT OF AGING

  • Bonnie Kantor, SCD

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, PICKER INSTITUTE

  • Lucile Hanscom

EDEN MENTOR

  • Dr. G. Allen Powers, MD

DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN

  • Becky Kurtz

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AGING , US HEALTH & HUMAN

  • Kathy Greenlee

DIRECTOR, LITWIN-ZUCKER CENTER, FEINSTEIN INSTITUTE AND RESNICK PROFESSOR, ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

  • Dr. Peter Davies Ph.D.

AND ALL THESE PEOPLE WHO HELPED OUT IN WAYS TO NUMEROUS TO COUNT!

  • Rachael Bachleda
  • Hilary Thompson
  • Matt Pinfield
  • Lysa Aya Trenier
  • Andrew Funk
  • Linda Goldstein
  • Bruce Payne
  • Melody C. Ward
  • Susan Sasse
  • Mary Grace Lynch
  • Shelli Fitzgerald
  • Caroline Stoessinger
  • The Mozart Academy
  • Tori Velez
  • Richard B. Hechler
  • Alex Bernstein
  • Mark Curelop
  • Ian Foster Jones
  • E. Side Community H.S.
  • Lauren Volkmer
  • Marilyn "Baby" Funk
  • Peter Giles
  • Fanchon Shur
  • Am. Music Therapy Assn
  • Derek Freese
  • Amanda F. DeFazio
  • Sarah Mohr
  • Petr Janata, PHD
  • Joe Schick & HHC
  • Andy Rocklin
  • Sarah Rocklin
  • Caitlin Boyle
  • Will Stoller-Lee
  • Kutter Callaway
  • Mara Bulgarelli
  • Cristina Bramante
  • Angela Sicurella
  • Andy Albee
  • Champ Bennett
  • HyperHyper
  • Carol Kuzdenyi
  • Evelyn and Norman Cohan
  • Margo MacWilliams
  • George Wieser
  • Adan Arroyo
  • Seijan Carter
  • Prescott Cole
  • Shelli Fitzgerald
  • Rob Bethke
  • Inno & Asha
  • Derek Freese
  • Amanda F. DeFazio
     

AND OF COURSE OUR KICKSTARTER SUPPORTERS

  • Caislin O'Dalaigh
  • John Le Flambeur
  • Woodsman
  • Bruce N. Goren
  • BloodBanker.org
  • Afsheen Sajid Ali
  • Lisa Bartlett
  • Yancey Strickler
  • Daniella Jaeger
  • brad smith
  • Mike Bartczak
  • Shahin Moezzi
  • Dylan Price
  • Renee Tapia
  • Jennifer E Myers
  • Aaron Wolfson
  • Diane Boyce
  • Marta Dubasiewicz
  • Ana Ramalho
  • Teneil Zerbst
  • Jason Small
  • Makenzie Caine
  • Amit
  • David Lojudice Sobrinho
  • Gini Edwards
  • Mike Brown
  • James Shirley Reischman
  • Lawrance Simpson
  • Bez Irani
  • Gillian Andrews
  • Brandon Williams
  • Stephen Harrison
  • Christina
  • Derek Garcia
  • Ian Noble
  • Catherine Provenzano
  • Dino
  • Andrew Orihuela
  • Ben Ganje
  • Elise Paul
  • Stephen Melillo
  • Mbourgon
  • Matt Williams
  • Nina Louise Cave
  • Paloma Munoz Quick
  • Will Delaney
  • Thijs
  • Andrea Rehrig
  • Nataly
  • Jennifer White
  • acworkma
  • Hillary Pierce
  • Mark
  • Leanne Lomax
  • Kate McGuffin
  • Gabriel
  • Gutter Monkey
  • Division Films
  • April D. Byrd
  • Anna
  • Rock Shaink
  • Michael McGregor
  • Lisa Williams
  • Elisabeth Holm
  • Shachar Langlev
  • Paul Fredrich
  • Christian Lind
  • Andrew Boyajian
  • Greg Ching
  • Toni Hinton
  • Howard and Diane Yasgur
  • Melissa Luce
  • Olivier Hetzel
  • Joel Jupp
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  • Alex Hoekstra
  • Tim Hunter
  • Shashi Balooja
  • Joshua Torrez
  • Karen Martin
  • Carolyn L
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  • Terry Wilson
  • Fiona Walsh
  • Telle Thomas
  • Jason Victor
  • Charles Corcho
  • Dallas
  • Joe Angelelli
  • Janine McGuire
  • Ellen LaVeyra
  • Nan
  • Kathryn Mc H
  • David Wolford
  • Sol Larrea
  • Pedro Carrera
  • Derek Burrows
  • Heather Bryse-harvey
  • Shelby Bott
  • Ali Sternburg
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  • Barney Beale
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  • Mark Singleton
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  • Tim Keeling
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