Winner announced: WIFVNE’s 2020 Short Screenplay Competition

A special thank you to everyone who entered WIFVNE’s 2020 Short Screenplay Competition.  We are delighted to announce our winner:  Peri Michael! She wins $100 and an annual WIFVNE membership. Peri has been working mainly as a production assistant and coordinator in the local film industry since graduating from UMass Amherst in 2018. During school, she studied business and […]

COVID-19 Joint report from DGA, SAG-AFTRA, IATSE and Teamsters

The Directors Guild of America (DGA), International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE), International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) and the Basic Crafts, and Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) released “The Safe Way Forward,” a Multi-Union Report on Covid-19 Safety Guidelines. For details and to review a copy of the report, […]

Women in Film and Video – DC COVID-19 resources

Women in Film & Video – DC has been collecting (and suggesting) relief resources for freelancers, artists, and small businesses across the region (Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia) A collection of resources related to emergency funding,loans, freelancers and artists, mental health, and general info can be found on the WIFV website.  Please click here for […]

White Paper on COVID-19: Protocols For Safe Return To Work

The Industry-Wide Labor-Management Safety Committee Task Force of the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers released a 22-page industry white paper in early June.  This white paper can be downloaded here. Additional reporting on this issue can be found at DEADLINE at these links: Latest in Industry-Wide Labor-Management Safety Committee Task Force  AMPTP, SAG-AFTRA, […]