New York Women in Film & Television

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Mission Statement

New York Women in Film & Television (NYWIFT) advocates for equality  in the moving image industry and supports women in every stage of their  careers. As the preeminent entertainment industry association for women  in New York, NYWIFT energizes women by illuminating their achievements,  presenting training and professional development programs, awarding  scholarships and grants, and providing access to a supportive community  of peers.


The preeminent  professional association for women in the New York entertainment  industry, NYWIFT brings together nearly 2,500 women and men working both  above and below the line. NYWIFT is part of a network of 50 women in  film chapters worldwide, representing more than 15,000 members. NYWIFT  produces over 50 innovative programs and special events annually,  including the Muse Awards for Vision and Achievement, which honors women  in front of and behind the camera, and Designing Women, which  recognizes costume designers, makeup artists and hair stylists in the  industry.

New York Women in Film & Television