Posted | Categories: blog, Script DC, WIFTI Summit

WIFTI Summit 2012 and ScriptDC Location: University of California  Washington Center in Washington, DC Saturday, November 30, 10:00 a.m. Writer:  Elizabeth McGraw-Austin, Women in Film & Video Member Four unique voices who blog on various aspects of the role of women in the film industry discussed promotion and marketing strategies for women’s films at the… Read more »

Posted | Categories: blog, Script DC, WIFTI Summit

WIFTI Summit 2012 and ScriptDC University of California at Washington Center in Washington, DC Saturday, December 1, 2012  11:45a – 1:15p Speakers:  Marilyn Atlas and Laurie Scheer Writer:  Hannah Buchdahl, Women in Film & Video Member You kinda had to be there to fully appreciate the role-play that made WIFTI’s “Pitch U” panel so enlightening – and… Read more »

Posted | Categories: blog, Script DC, WIFTI Summit

WIFTI Summit 2012 Saturday, November 30, 11:45 a.m. Speaker: Dara Marks Writer:  Elizabeth McGraw-Austin, Women in Film & Video Member Dara Marks’ talk on using the Hero’s Journey in script writing was inspiring and thought provoking.  Her approach to storytelling  takes what we know about about story structure and extends it.Marks kept the packed room… Read more »

Posted | Categories: blog, Script DC, WIFTI Summit

WIFIT Summit 2012 University of California at Washington Center in Washington, DC Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 – 10:00 AM Writer: Sonya Dunn, Women in Film & Video DC, Member Whether you are a beginner screenwriter or a seasoned pro, the session on Character Development and Script Formatting was beneficial to all.  Top screenwriters and script consultants in… Read more »

Posted | Categories: blog, WIFTI Summit

WIFTI Summit 2012 University of California Washington Center in Washington, DC Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 – 5:45 PM Writer:  Sonya Dunn, Women in Film & Video DC, Member Revisions to this post dated 12/12/12 are in Pink.  WIFV DC thanks the NYS Governor’s Office for Motion Picture & Television Development for their support and edification…. Read more »

Posted | Categories: blog

WIFTI Summit 2012 University of California Washington Center Saturday December 1, 2012; 4:15-5:45 pm Writer: Heather Godwin, WIFV DC Member Every battle is won, before it is ever fought. Sun Tzu, Chinese Military Strategist (544BC-496BC) This was the quote that documentary dynamo, Adele Schmidt, began her session with for the WIFTI International Summit’s hour and… Read more »

Posted | Categories: blog, Script DC, WIFTI Summit, Women of Vision

The WIFV Women of Vision Awards Gala 2012 Mayflower Renaissance Hotel in Washington, DC Thursday, November 29, 6:30 p.m.                   Writer:  Vicki Warren, Women in Film & Video DC Member, Producer/Journalist It was a shared love of filmmaking and an opportunity to celebrate four remarkable women that brought guests to the 19th Annual Women of Vision… Read more »