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 chair.
Board Elections: NYWIFT members, don’t forget to vote in our Board Elections! Ballots have been emailed out to you and voting closes on May 1st. (If you missed the emails, please contact our office.) The NYWIFT board represents each member in shaping NYWIFT’s programs, policies and activities. Please participate in selecting your representatives. We have nine wonderful candidates running for seven positions, so this is an especially important year.
Ladies’ Morning: For the first time ever, all three major network morning shows are being run by female executive producers.
Big Difference: ABC News shines a light on one of the age-old problems of film: pay inequity. They spoke with experts in both Hollywood and...READ MORE
Every Episode: Melissa Rosenberg, Executive Producer of the smash hit Netflix/Marvel series Jessica Jones, announced that every episode of season two will be directed by...READ MORE
Diane Sawyer steps down from World News and up to bigger projects. Inspired by Women and Hollywood’s directors infographic, film critic Miriam Bale launches the hashtag...READ MORE