Welcome to PWIFT!

Philadelphia Women in Film and Television (PWIFT) is a nonprofit corporation dedicated to recognizing, celebrating and advancing the professional development and achievement of women working in all areas of film, television, video, multimedia and related disciplines. PWIFT is committed to creating economic and social stimulus for its members and the community at large by helping emerging artists and established professional members reach their full potential, and by attracting new jobs, investment and production to the creative economy in the Philadelphia area.


PWIFT BREAKFAST SERIES:  Sound Design for Dramatic Impact

Join us for bagels, coffee and a lively discussion with JENNIFER ZAYLEA about how to improve your film’s quality of sound!!!

WHEN:  May 23rd @  8:30 am

WHERE:  Green Eggs Cafe

PWIFT dues-paying members:  FREE           Non-members:  $15

RSVP at the following link:




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June 3, 2017 — GPFO Philly Film Industry Rally

PWIFT members came out to support Sharon Pinkenson and the Greater Philadelphia Film Office’s efforts to unite and galvanize our industry and elected officials into addressing the urgency of supporting the film, TV, commercial, and multi-media industry of Philadelphia.  M. Knight Shyamalan and Mayor Kenney were among a large group of guests who spoke in support of a healthy Philadelphia film industry.  (For more info, click on EVENTS and the date)

MAY 12, 2017:  City Council Hearings on the Philadelphia Film Industry

PWIFT Board president, Suzanne Landau, delivered powerful remarks about the need for equity in the film industry at the City Council hearing in support of Councilman Oh’s initiative on the STATE OF THE PHILADELPHIA FILM INDUSTRY — Resolution 170258“This resolution is spot on. We need more films to come to Philadelphia, but we cannot discuss that without also talking about the lack of diversity in the film industry”-S.L.    (For more info, click on EVENTS and the date) 


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Fantastic Doc Festival on the coast of Maine Camden International Film Festival is accepting submissions for completed doc features and shorts. Late Deadline is May 25! There is an even later Deadline through Withoutabox https://pointsnorthinstitute.org/ciff/submit/
AND for all those with an in-progress VR and DOCS... submit by JUNE 29th for their fellowship and pitch programs #PointsNorth Fhttp://bit.ly/PointsNorthFellowship
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