WIFVNE welcomes new Board Members

Welcome our new Board Members Thato Mwosa, Sharon Contillo, Nerissa Scott Williams, and Emily Abi-Kheirs (pictured L to R). Emily Abi-Kheirs is the Digital Associate Producer at WORLD Channel, where she began her career as a Production Assistant in 2015. Emily graduated from Emerson College with a B.A. in Visual Media Arts: Documentary Production and […]

Candidates for WIFVNE Board

As a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation, WIFVNE has an elected Board of Directors. All active members are asked to vote for our Board members, who work on a volunteer basis to fulfill the vision and mission of the organization:  WIFVNE works to “Change the Lens” for New England filmmakers by advancing female storytellers in their craft […]

Nominations open for the WIFVNE Board

  Would you like to strengthen the collaboration of women (and men!) working in the film, video, and digital media industries in New England?  Do you want to explore your leadership potential or lend your tried-and-true leadership experience? WIFVNE is seeking new board members to join our dynamic team who will play an important role in […]

Screening: Different from the Others at the Strand Theater in Dorchester on Thursday, December 5

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the earliest surviving feature film about LGBT people, the Provincetown Film Society presents a special screening of the recently restored Different from the Others. Once feared lost, it’s believed to be the only gay-themed movie from Germany’s progressive Weimar era that survived destruction after Hitler took power. Writer Christopher […]

Andrew Berends Film Fellowship due 12/1/19

Andrew Berends was a courageous and talented filmmaker who sought out stories in places which the mainstream media ignored. He shone a light on communities, people, and children facing unimaginable hardships. He traveled, shot, edited, and promoted his work with intense fervor and dedication. The Andrew Berends Film Fellowship was born out of the desire […]

WIFVNE Interviews writer/director Christopher Wells and DP Amanda McGrady about THE LURING

The Luring is psychological thriller about a man who tries to recover a lost memory by returning to his family’s Vermont vacation home where an unspeakable act took place. The Luring stars Rick Irwin (The Upside, The Good Doctor, Enough Said), Michaela Sprague (“Boardwalk Empire,” “Smash,” The Night Before), Dan Berkey ( “Boardwalk Empire”) and Molly Fahey (“Missed Connections”) and Henry Gagliardi (The Grief of Others, 7th Secret). The film was […]

Recap: Mentoring on the Factory Floor event

Thank you to everyone who joined WIFVNE at The Grommet for our first event as part of our Mentoring Initiative on August 15!  Attendees reported being inspired, getting connected, and learning. WIFVNE is taking all of your feedback to build this new initiative.  We’re grateful to our Mentoring Facilitators who met with attendees in small […]