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PWIFT Gala Honoring Sharon Pinkenson

March 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Celebrate the Future of Women in Media

In solidarity with the #metoo and #timesup wave, PWIFT continues to be a fierce advocate for justice and equity for all women in film and media in Philadelphia. Join us to celebrate our inaugural PWIFT Elevation award honoring Sharon Pinkenson of the Greater Philadelphia Film Office for her tireless work in helping to lift up so many in our community.

Walk the red carpet through the Fleisher’s annual exhibit of emerging artists.  Enter this historic sanctuary for a fun-filled evening of entertainment and a celebration of diversity.  Enjoy cocktails, a buffet dinner, and a silent auction.  Become a champion for the next generation of female filmmakers.

Gala Package $100 6-9PM

Cocktails, entertainment, dinner, and a silent auction.

PWIFT Supporter $150 6-9PM

Gala Package + one-year PWIFT membership.

VIP Package $250 5-6PM

Gala Package + one-year PWIFT membership + cocktails (5-6PM) with the founding members, board members, guests of honor, and filmmakers.

Special Student Rate $50 6-9PM

Includes Gala Package + student PWIFT membership.


RSVP by February 20, 2018

Dress: Red-Carpet flair encouraged

Proceeds: Fewer than 11 percent of all films are being directed by women. The proceeds from the 2018 PWIFT Gala will go to the new Palmer Enfield Directors Grant to help aspiring women directors launch their careers, and to other PWIFT educational programs.


March 1, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm




Fleisher Art Memorial
719 Catharine St
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
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