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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.




Join PWIFT for a day-long, deep dive into Film Festival Strategies, Sunday, December 8th

Hear first-hand from four influential festival directors who will share their secrets.
* Why certain films ‘make the cut’
* How festival directors manage their submissions
* Choose the right festivals from so many options
* Make your film attractive to the right festival
* How to handle those rejection letters
Next, our panelists roll up their sleeves to give you hands-on help developing the best plan for your film, saving you thousand$ in consulting fees.
Registration includes lunch, panel discussion and small group mentorship.
Limited ‘Pre-Event Screening’ includes review of your film by panelist Phuong Nguyen prior to the event, with feedback provided in the breakout session. Submission release form must be signed and submitted by Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 ~ A separate ticket must still be purchased for attendance to the event.
Tickets are $20 ($15 for dues-paying PWIFT Members and Students)
Our Panelists:
Maori Karmael Holmes Founder & Artistic Director, BlackStar Film Festival
Phuong Nguyen Co-Founder & CEO of The Women’s Film Festival
Suzi Nash Programmer – Shorts, Features, Docs at qFLIX Philadelphia
Katherine Elisabeth Clark Writer/Director, Co-Founder of PopUp Anthology
Our Moderator/Event Producer:
Amy Tiehel, Filmmaker


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