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WIF Statement on Weinstein Guilty Verdict

Today’s verdict is a significant and long-overdue step towards justice for women who have, for years, silently shouldered workplace sexual harassment and assault without recourse. WIF extends its most heartfelt gratitude and support to the Silence Breakers who have heroically endured so much throughout this trial. We trust that this conviction will set a precedent […]

WIF Welcomes 4 to Board of Directors

January 30, 2020 We’re very excited to announce that the Women In Film Board of Directors has elected four new members, women who have excelled professionally across the screen industries. Join us in welcoming: “Each of the new Board members brings her own unique expertise that is so valuable to our organization as we serve […]

Gemma Chan receives WIF Max Mara Face of the Future Award

The actress is following in the footsteps of Emily Blunt and Katie Holmes Gemma Chan has been named as the latest recipient of the Women In Film x Max Mara Face of the Future award. The British actress follows in the footsteps of Emily Blunt, Katie Holmes and Zoe Saldana, who have all won the […]

ReFrame Stamp Affixed On Record 26 Films For 2019 [Deadline]

The ReFrame coalition has awarded 26 feature films released in 2019 with its ReFrame Stamp, which recognizes the top 100-grossing gender-balanced narrative and animated features. The list, which grew from 20 total films that earned the stamp a year ago, includes Booksmart, Captain Marvel, Harriet, Hustlers and Oscar Best Picture nominee Little Women. This reflects gains for women in the […]

Source: “Inequality in 1,200 Popular Films: Examining Portrayals of Gender, Race/Ethnicity, LGBT & Disability from 2007 to 2018,”
Dr. Stacy L. Smith, Marc Choueiti, Dr. Katherine Pieper, Kevin Yao, Ariana Case & Angel Choi; Annenberg Inclusion Initiative