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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Tribeca Film Institute

Creating Opportunities for Filmmakers

two stars

79.99

32 Avenue of the Americas 27th Floor
New York, NY 10013
tel: (212) 274-8080   Web Site
EIN: 80-0006057

Board Leadership
Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, and Scott Rechler
Co-Chairs

CEO
Amy Hobby
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.99 two stars
  Financial 73.94 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Tribeca Film Institute® was founded by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, and Craig Hatkoff in the wake of September 11, 2001. TFI empowers filmmakers through grants and professional development, and is a resource for and supporter of individual artists in the field. The Institute's educational programming leverages an extensive network of people in the film industry to help New York City students learn filmmaking and gain the media skills necessary to be productive citizens and creative individuals in the 21st century.

The Tribeca Film Institute® was founded by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, and Craig Hatkoff in the wake of September 11, 2001. TFI empowers filmmakers through grants and professional development, and is a resource for and supporter of individual artists in the field. The Institute's educational programming leverages an extensive network of people in the film industry to help New York City students learn filmmaking and gain the media skills necessary to be productive citizens and creative individuals in the 21st century.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of participants attending course/session/workshop
1,000
Number of multi-year grants received
4
This impact information is current as of November 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

73.94

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
81.3%
  Administrative Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.19
  Program Expenses Growth -3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 60.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tribeca Film Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tribeca Film Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tribeca Film Institute (NY) 79.99 two stars
Creative Time (NY) 86.13 three stars
Association of Performing Arts Professionals (DC) 87.35 three stars
Santa Barbara Bowl Foundation (CA) 89.24 three stars
Academy of American Poets (NY) 88.01 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,680,849
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $1,074
   Fundraising Events $735,833
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $32,000
Total Contributions $4,449,756
   Program Service Revenue $412,029
Total Primary Revenue $4,861,785
   Other Revenue $24,963
TOTAL REVENUE $4,886,748
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,636,142
   Administrative Expenses $506,090
   Fundraising Expenses $289,947
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,432,179
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $454,569
   
Net Assets $825,658

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Artist Programs $1,882,872 51.8%
Education Programs $966,567 26.6%
Interactive Programs $528,121 14.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 05/01/2019 79.99 two stars
2016-12 07/01/2018 77.32 two stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 74.25 two stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 74.67 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 77.33 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 80.64 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 84.10 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 81.88 three stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 81.40 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 80-0006057
Name in IRS Master File TRIBECA FILM INSTITUTE INC
NTEE Code A31
NTEE Classification Film, Video
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date February, 2002
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$147,424 3.32% Amy Hobb Hobby Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$150,000 3.38% David Earls Managing Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tribeca Film Institute (NY) 79.99 two stars
Artspace Projects (MN) 90.25 four stars
Downtown Community Television Center (NY) 92.02 four stars
Frameline (CA) 87.52 three stars
SAG-AFTRA Foundation (CA) 91.90 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Tribeca Film Institute
32 Avenue of the Americas
27th Floor
New York, NY 10013
tel: (212) 274-8080
EIN: 80-0006057

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Board Leadership

Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, and Scott Rechler
Co-Chairs

CEO

Amy Hobby
Executive Director

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