Pope's Gardening With Soul on screen in Wellington
Wellington's Ngā Taonga Sound and Vision has curated a cracking line-up of films for the next two weeks! We'll be looking out for the Vicky Pope-produced Gardening With Soul, a gentle docume ...read more.
The celluloid ceiling is still in place, latest statistics show
Of the 250 top-grossing films, 86% had no female directors, while 83% had no female writers, according to the latest report by San Diego State University's Center for the Study of Women in Telev ...read more.
Use your WIFT member discount and be in to win
Here's yet another reason to be glad you're a WIFT member! The Kansas City Women in Film and Television Chapter is holding its 7th short screenplay competition, and there's $US1000 up for grabs! ...read more.
Enter Flicks4Chicks and shine a light on women and minorities
The Different Faces Different Voices International Film Festival returns to Cambridge, Massachussetts 27-29 June 2018, featuring the Flicks4Chicks short film contest. It's a fantastic opportunit ...read more.
Little change for women, black or Asian directors, says new report
It's been a year of enormous upheaval for the film industry, but a new report analysing the directors of top-grossing US films has found 'no meaningful change in over a decade' for female, black ...read more.
Oprah's Golden Globes speech spotlights Hollywood's big issue
Awards ceremonies normally celebrate actors' onscreen performances, but one of the speeches at this year's Golden was award-worthy in itself. Host and comedian Seth Rogen took a number of ve ...read more.
Get your script in the Script Pipeline contest
It's time to dust off your computer and register for the 2018 Script Pipeline Competition. Finalists receive immediate circulation to the many Script Pipeline partners, as well as: - $50,000 t ...read more.
Fresh Shorts funding deadline this Friday
There are just two days left to apply for the latest round of Fresh Shorts funding! Head to the new Online Application Portal to submit your ideas before 5pm on Friday 19 January. Fresh Shorts f ...read more.