Tracy M. King-Sanchez Winner of the 2012 WIFVNE Screenwriting Competition Shares Words of Wisdom

Since winning last year’s WIFVNE Screenwriting Competition, I have been contacted by Pixar, Steven Spielberg and JJ Abrams. Three of my screenplays have been put into production with A-list actors attached. My TV Pilot has been considered by Shonda Rhimes, and Oprah has called about a possible original series for her network. Yeah, right! Not that I […]

Interview with Jeremy Jed Hammel, Producer of FilmShift Festival and an WIFVNE Member

Jeremy Jed Hammel is an award-winning director, producer, and editor.  He started his career in Hollywood as a coordinator for national network TV productions ranging from “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” “ER,” and “Friday Night.” Hammel has produced projects for The American Film Institute, NBC’s national network show, “Later,” (which became “Last Call with […]

Shannon Mullen, WIFVNE Board Member, to speak at the New Hampshire Production Coalition Spring 2013 Event

 On Wednesday, April 17th, the NHPC is holding their Spring 2013 event where industry professionals from the region will speak about producing media locally.  WIFVNE Board Member Shannon Mullen will be one of the four panelists and she is excited to speak about her experiences as a producer in New England.  “I’m thrilled to be […]

Writer/Director/Producer Katie Shannon of Thompson Films Launches New Comedy Webseries – K&A

K&A is a comedic new web series from Thompson Films which follows two female leads, Karly and Alex, best friends since college, whose dysfunctional, co-dependent, drinking and drug-taking relationship impedes them from ever finding someone special in their lives besides each other. Katie Shannon, the creator of the series, will be producing K&A with Mike Madden and Audrey Claire Johnson, who […]

WIFV/NE Member Ellen Brodsky Launches Kickstarter Campaign for OUT Youth Theater Film Project

How do you launch a Kickstarter campaign with a bang?  Hold a “Key Connector” party and engage your friends to become your partners in spreading the word about the campaign to a wider community. WIFV/NE member Ellen Brodsky (Director/Producer) and her team (including Associate Producer Pam Chamberlin) did just that this weekend and generated interest, built a community and raised […]

Semel Screenwriting Chair David Magee (LIFE OF PI, FINDING NEVERLAND) presenting at the 13th Annual Emerson Film Festival

Women in Film & Video New England Members and Friends are invited to attend The 13th Annual Emerson Film Festival Boston area gala event on Thursday, March 14th in the Bright Family Screening Room. The annual showcase of student work will feature a presentation by Semel Screenwriting Chair DAVID MAGEE (LIFE OF PI, FINDING NEVERLAND). […]