Key Contact

Sig Libowitz
Writer/Producer/Actor, "The Response"

The filmmaker Sig Libowitz is an attorney in the Washington, D.C., office of Venable LLP. The firm is an executive producer of "The Response."

E-mail: sglibowitz [at] venable.com

State of New York
U.S. Congressional Delegation

Bishop, Timothy H. D 1st Contact
Israel, Steve D 2nd Contact
Congressman Israel on Guantanamo
King, Peter T. R 3rd Contact
Congressman King on Guantanamo
McCarthy, Carolyn D 4th Contact
Ackerman, Gary L. D 5th Contact
Meeks, Gregory W. D 6th Contact
Crowley, Joseph D 7th Contact
Nadler, Jerrold D 8th Contact
Congressman Nadler on Guantanamo
Weiner, Anthony D. D 9th Contact
Towns, Edolphus D 10th Contact
Clarke, Yvette D. D 11th Contact
Velaszquez, Nydia M. D 12th Contact
McMahon, Michael E. D 13th Contact
Maloney, Carolyn B. D 14th Contact
Rangel, Charles B. D 15th Contact
Serrano, Jose E. D 16th Contact
Congressman Serrano on Guantanamo
Engel, Eliot L. D 17th Contact
Congressman Engel on Guantanamo
Lowey, Nita M. D 18th Contact
Hall, John J. D 19th Contact
Murphy, Scott D 20th Contact
Tonko, Paul D 21st Contact
Hinchey, Maurice D. D 22nd Contact
Congressman Hinchey on Guantanamo
Owens, William L. D 23rd Contact
Arcuri, Michael A. D 24th Contact
Maffei, Daniel B. D 25th Contact
Lee, Christopher John R 26th Contact
Higgins, Brian D 27th Contact
Slaughter, Louise McIntosh D 28th Contact
Massa, Eric J. J. D 29th Contact

"The Response" in New York State

There have been a large number of screenings of "The Response" in New York State, both in New York City as well as upstate, that have included discussion panels with members of the film team and specialists in the applicable law. In addition, screenings of "The Response" were conducted in June, 2010, in New York State, in conjunction with Amnesty International's Counter Terror with Justice Campaign.

Now, "The Response" is scheduled to be screened at the International Humanitarian Law Dialogs at the Chautauqua Institution in upstate New York on August 28, 2011! See our International Humanitarian Law Dialogs event page for full details!

To provide updates for this page, please email to jtscarry [at] yahoo.com and include "New York State" in the subject line. Thank you!

"The Response" in New York State - Key Developments

A screening of "The Response" and panel discussion is planned for Chautauqua for summer, 2011. Details to be announced soon!

"The Response" in New York State - By City

New York City

"The Response" was screened for the NYC Bar Association on October 4, 2010.

"The Response" was screened for the U.N. Peace Operations & Law Symposium held in New York City on July 8, 2010.

"The Response" has screened at the following schools in New York City:

Fordham Law School - March 9, 2010
Columbia University Law School - January 20, 2010
New York City - October 27, 2009.

Other screenings of "The Response" took place in New York City on October 13, 2009 and October 27, 2009.

"The Response" was also screened private homes in conjunction with Amnesty International's "Torture Awareness Month" during June 2010.

Newark Valley

June 2010 - "The Response" screening scheduled at Newark Valley United Church of Christ in conjunction with Amnesty International's "Torture Awareness Month."


A screening of "The Response" and panel discussion took place at Syracuse University on September 30, 2010.

West Point

"The Response" screened at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point on March 23, 2010.

For Law Schools, Colleges, and High Schools:

Educational Support Materials for the "The Response" and a DVD of the film are available from the Street Law organization: online or by calling 301-589-1130 ext. 220.