Partner with OpenDor Media

Working together to build a Jewish future

Become a Partner

A Federation/Agency-OpenDor Media partnership offers a seamless, practical and expeditious way for federations and local agencies to accelerate quality community programming. The kind of programming that empowers local leadership with the knowledge, tools and context to address the most pressing issues facing the Jewish world today — from Judaic studies, history and heritage to Zionism, Israeli politics and antisemitism.

OpenDor Media’s rich portfolio of films, media, speakers and content opens a world of possibilities for communities to come together to explore identity and heritage, and to lead more informed and connected Jewish lives.

Federation/Agency-OpenDor Media Partnership Programing Platforms

OpenDor Media’s honest entertaining and thought-provoking films, speakers and content bring a brave, uniquely nuanced perspective to Jewish and Israeli topics. These new media platforms promise to deliver high impact. Working together, programs can be customized to meet a community’s specific needs.

speaking engagements

Speaking engagements

for the entire community by OpenDor Media educators, speakers and facilitators

study sessions

Interactive study sessions

workshops and lecture series for Federation/Agency leadership

library of content

Full access

to OpenDor Media educational content, curricula and speakers, along with special access to feature films

workshops

Workshops and consultations

1-on-1 or small group for local professional development on effective Israel education and other topics

podcast appearances

Guest appearances

on community podcast channels

partner schools

Partner School

and Global Student Ambassador Programs for local Jewish schools

virtual q&a

Virtual Q&As

chats and screenings with producers/writers of select OpenDor Media content

Featured Programs

Talented, seasoned speakers and nuanced films on provocative and relevant subjects allow federations and agencies to offer programming that promises engaging and enthusiastic dialogue for audiences of all ages.

The Israeli- Palestinian Context

‘Know before you go’

The Israeli- Palestinian Context

Preparation for navigating the realities of being Jewish on college campuses

Judaism & Me

Judaism & Me

Jewish tradition and teachings that shape the human condition

Antisemitism Unpacked

Antisemitism Unpacked

Antisemitic ideas reappearing today and the conspiracy theories that drive them

Holocaust Mini-series

Holocaust Mini-series

The human paradigms, culture and social landscapes of the Holocaust

Big Jewish Ideas

Big Jewish Ideas

Spotlight on important issues facing Jews today like community, culture, rituals and identity

Israel History explained

Israel History explained

Highs, lows and everyday struggles in the creation of the State of Israel. ADD

Sustainable Nation

Sustainable Nation

The Jewish view on responsibility for preserving and protecting our planet

Featured Speakers

noam weissman

Dr. Noam Weissman, Senior Vice President and Head of Content

A recognized thought leader on new paradigms in Jewish education. Driven by a passion to inspire inquiry and to teach without being trapped in black and white world views, he is building models that acknowledge and accompany students on their journey to make sense of a complex Jewish world.

micah smith

Micah Smith, Senior Vice President, Film

Micah is an award-winning narrative and documentary filmmaker whose films have been featured on Netflix and screened at international film festivals, the United Nations, the British Parliament and the U.S. Congress.

Rivky Stern, Head of Podcasts

Rivky is passionate about storytelling and education, and combining them to make magic happen. She believes that audio hits the emotional “sweet spot” by building a relationship between the host and listeners and is thrilled to be riding the wave of growing podcast popularity.

john kunza

John Kunza, Publisher

John is a seasoned digital media executive and journalist who has worked in broadcasting, digital, print, marketing and sales for some of the largest names in the industry. His work embodies the belief that publishing is both the art of creative inspiration and the science of data, and that all content is entertainment that has to compete against everything and anything that takes up a person’s time.

Avi Posen, Assistant Director of Education

An innovative and experienced Jewish educator, Avi’s experience spans both formal and informal Jewish education, as a high school Judaic Studies teacher, Hillel Director and Jewish camp director. He brings his knowledge and passion for Israel and all things Jewish to his role with Unpacked for Educators.

Abigail Ellis, Social Media Manager

A self-professed “social media junkie,” Abbey chooses to see social as an opportunity to put more good out into the world. She is delighted that on social media she is able to infuse her Jewish identity into everything she does and share it with other people.

Shaked Karabelnicoff, Writer and TikTok Manager

Equal-part Israeli, Argentinian and Canadian, being Jewish and Hispanic is a big part of Shaked’s identity. On campus, she was president of the Israel on Campus Club and the Israel Advocacy Coordinator at Hillel Ottawa. Shaked lives and breathes her belief in the power of Jewish wisdom and values to enhance every area of our lives.

Partners

Federations/Agency-OpenDor Media Partnerships

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