Spring Drive: Now through May 13th is our Spring Membership Drive! Become a NYWIFT member and save 50% off the initiation fee. If you’re not yet a member of our supportive, dynamic community…what are you waiting for? Apply now!
Career Summit: NYWIFT is thrilled to participate on the Center for Communication’s Women + Media Career Summit at the New York Stock Exchange on Friday. If you’re attending, be sure to stop by the NYWIFT networking table and say “hi” to our team!
Marvel-ous Teamwork: Rather than seeing each other as competition – as women in male-dominated fields so often feel forced to do – the ladies behind Captain Marvel have made a pact to conquer Hollywood together.
Director Disconnect: While the call for diversity in Hollywood is getting more bandwidth than ever, the movement toward inclusion is still not reaching the director’s...READ MORE
Marking the 40th anniversary of the IFP (Independent Filmmaker Project), Sandra Schulberg, IFP founder and a long-time activist on behalf of filmmakers working outside the Hollywood studios, was awarded the Berlinale Camera for her 40 years of service to the field at the EFM (European Film Market). NYWIFT member Heidi Philipsen sat down with Schulberg to reflect on her legacy of film preservation, and how much work is left to be done.READ MORE
Female Grips: The New York Times pays tribute to the few women who work as grips – one of the most grueling and important tasks...READ MORE