The AJFF Icon Award

The Icon Award for Contributions to the Cinematic Arts, honors exemplary artists who have upheld a tradition of excellence in film, informed directly or indirectly by a Jewish subject or sensibility. This honor serves to showcase the extraordinary universe of artists and industry leaders who make the magic of movies possible, exemplifying the term “iconic” through storied careers that have left an indelible mark on their craft, and the broader cultural consciousness.