Women In Film Partner Events

L.A. Press Freedom Week: September 16–20, 2019

Elections. Immigration. Corruption. Conflict. Across the country and around the world, journalism is more essential than ever—and yet threatened as never before. L.A. Press Freedom Week is a multi-day celebration of press freedom and the First Amendment that will engage the public and the journalistic community in and around Los Angeles. With three anchor events […]

ALPHA GIRLS with Julian Guthrie and Cathy Schulman (8/27)

Join us for a TuesdayNights event in partnership with Women In Film at Bloomingdale’s Santa Monica Meet Julian Guthrie, author of Alpha Girls: The Women Upstarts Who Took On Silicon Valley’s Male Culture and Made the Deals of a Lifetime, joined by Cathy Schulman, Best Picture Academy Award® winning producer and Board Member and Board President Emerita, Women In Film, […]

Win, Shoot, Get Film Score (10/31)

The final Roy W. Dean Film Grant for 2019 offers indie filmmakers a prize that should be music to their ears as well as their audience. The winner receives $3,000 cash, $30,000 in film services to shoot and finish their project, including a film score! Award winning composer David Raiklen will give the grant recipient […]

Brunch with Hello Sunshine’s CEO & Hulu’s SVP of Content Partnerships (8/18)

August 18 at 11:30 am Join us at brunchwork to connect with industry leaders and meet brilliant peers over a farm-to-table meal! On Sunday, August 18, brunch with Sarah Harden, CEO of Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine. The media & production company is behind Big Little Lies & Gone Girl and has several upcoming series in […]


Refinery29 and Level Forward are joining forces for another season of SHATTERBOX, the award-winning short film series born four years ago as a rallying cry to counteract the lack of opportunities for female directors.  Submissions Due 9/9 CLICK HERE to see Requirments ALL SUBMISSIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO ShatterForward@Refinery29.com


The AFI Directing Workshop for Women (DWW) is seeking applicants for its class of 2021. This Los Angeles-based hands-on training program is committed to increasing the number of women and gender non-binary artists working professionally as narrative screen directors. Each year, the DWW provides eight directors with immersive training and the support to complete a short film […]

Mental Health for Actors: Gaining Awareness and Tools to Thrive (9/13)

Mental Health for Actors: Gaining Awareness and Tools to Thrive In this workshop, gain awareness around actor-related mental health vulnerabilities and leave with tools for becoming a psychologically resilient and perseverant actor and business owner. Although the workshop is focused on actors, the content is applicable to all creatives. The workshop will be led by […]

Sundance Co//ab

Sundance is excited to launch Sundance Co//ab, the new global learning and storytelling community where creators come together to learn and connect. We hope you will take the opportunity to join the community where you can: Access the library of free custom-created learning videos and curated resources, sign up for online webinars and events, take […]

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