About Us


The Yale Film Society is a student-run organization devoted to promoting film culture at Yale, bringing students, faculty, and prominent members of the film community together to discuss and experience film. Events include: special guests, screenings, sneak previews, and discussions. members.

Becca Edelman '14-- President

Becca is a junior in Morse College. She is a film studies major who also loves to learn about history. Becca is disturbed by the number of hours she spends watching movies. Her favorites include Annie Hall, Bonnie and Clyde, The Great Dictator, Donnie Darko, and Gone With the Wind.

Simon Penzer '14-- Vice President

Simon is a junior in Branford College. He likes La Dolce Vita, Wild Strawberries, The Searchers, and other motion pictures.

Zoe Jacoby '14-- Treasurer

Zoe is a junior in Saybrook College, and an American Studies major. She has a soft spot for classic mob movies, Woody Allen, and all things Bogart/Bacall.

Charlotte Juergens '16 -- Screenings Coordinator

Charlotte is a sophomore in Silliman College, and a History major focusing in politics, law and government. Days of Heaven, Fail-Safe and The Good, The Bad and the Ugly are a few of her favorites.

Iason Togias '16 -- Publicity

Iason is a sophomore in Trumbull College. Stanley Kubrick, Paul Thomas Anderson, and The Snowman all hold a special place in his heart.

Alec Joyner '14-- Officer

Alec is a junior in Morse College. He is an English major who loves American literature.