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Kyra Sedgwick: Kyra Sedgwick’s Big Swing Productions has partnered with SeriesFest for the Women Writing Competition to discover and celebrate bold new series with a distinctly female perspective. The winning female artist(s) will receive a year-long development deal with Big Swing Productions and a live read of her script with professional actors.
Roku Channel: We are proud to launch the NYWIFT Shorts Festival channel on Roku! The 50+ selected short projects from the 2019 NYWIFT Online Shorts Festival are available to watch for free on Roku now through February 28th. Roku users can click here to add the channel, or go to the channel store and look for “NYWIFT Shorts Festival.”
What can independent producers learn from farmers and bakers? A lot more than you might think, according to NYWIFT member Jane Applegate.READ MORE
In advance of the Fall 2019 premiere of her new BRIC TV series "All Hail Beth," showrunner and NYWIFT member Misha Calvert sits down with Leah Curney to discuss power dynamics, how to pitch your project, and how she makes connections in the business.READ MORE
Mismatched ambient noise and clothing rustle are the two biggest mistakes in sound design, according to award-winning sound designer, editor and mixer Paul Michael. At a recent NYWIFT program, he explained to how to avoid - or fix - these problems.READ MORE