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Three WIF Members are Fox Directing Fellows

On August 25, 2016, Fox Global Directors Initiative announced its 16 Director Fellows for its comedy and drama apprenticeship program. Three of the fellows selected are Women In Film members: Rachel Goldberg, Alexis Korycinski, and Yoko Okumura. All three of these women are part of WIF’s mentoring program, and also directed shorts selected for Women In Film’s […]

WIF Grantee GODLESS Wins Golden Leopard

Bulgarian filmmaker [& 2015 WIF Grantee] Ralitza Petrova took home the grand prize from the Swiss festival. The 69th Locarno International Film Festival has wrapped up after a successful two weeks that showed 279 films at the Swiss event. This year, the international lineup gave voice to a number of new female filmmakers. Of the […]

Films By Women at TIFF 2016

The whole industry is talking about inclusion in a way it hasn’t in a long time. We never want to say ‘[diversity] is the goal’ because I don’t think that’s the right way to do it. But we do want to make sure we’re paying attention and maybe looking more deeply for stories that will […]