WIF ADVOCATES FOR AND ADVANCES THE CAREERS OF WOMEN WORKING IN THE SCREEN INDUSTRIES—TO ACHIEVE PARITY AND TRANSFORM CULTURE.
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July 8: Spaceship Earth
Join us Wednesday, July 8, to discuss the Sundance-backed film SPACESHIP EARTH with producer Stacy Reiss and the film’s music supervisor, WIF Board member Tracy McKnight. We have a limited amount of Fandango codes available to watch the film before the event! Click here to RSVP.
July 9: Dickinson
Join WIF and creator/showrunner Alena Smith for a fascinating discussion about the Apple+ prestige drama “Dickinson,” starring Hailee Steinfeld! Emily Dickinson: Poet. Daughter. Total rebel. In this coming-of-age story, Emily’s determined to become the world’s greatest poet. Click here to RSVP.
July 2: MENA Directors in Conversation
Join us as three MENA (Middle East and North Africa) directors discuss their careers, festivals, how and when career intersects with identity, and current events. This conversation will span documentary to narrative, with Maryam Touzani (ADAM), Maryam Keshavarz (CIRCUMSTANCE), Haifaa al-Mansour (THE PERFECT CANDIDATE, WADJDA), and moderated by Dr. Maytha Alhassen. Click here to RSVP.