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WIFTI Summit 2012 University of California Washington Center in Washington, DC November 30, 2012 4:15-5:45 pm Writer: Faith DeVeaux, Writer/Producer/Director, WIFV DC Member Do you need funding? Of course! Maryanne Culpepper, President of National Geographic Television, and Nina Seavey, Director of the Documentary Center at George Washington University, gave insights on this subject, and noted that… Read more »

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WIFTI Summit 2012 University of California Washington in Washington, DC Friday, November 30, 2012  11:45a – 1:15p Posted by Hannah Buchdahl, WIFV DC, Member It’s complicated. Public versus private domain. Fair Use versus Paying-up-the-wazoo. Copyrights. Clearances. Licenses. Finding footage is only half the battle. Figuring out if you can use it, how you can use… Read more »

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WIFTI Summit 2012 University of California Washington in Washington, DC Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 – 11:45 AM Writer:  Sonya Dunn, Women in Film & Video DC, Member Professional Development is a continuing, lifelong process for anyone interested in career progression.  Women in Film & Television understands this intricate and crucial element in pursuing one’s advancement within… Read more »

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WIFTI Summit 2012 University of California Washington in Washington, DC Friday, Nov. 30 – 9:00 AM Writer: Lynn Hughes, Producer, Pidge Productions Peter Hamilton, industry consultant and author of the blog DocumentaryTelevision.com, launched the 2012 WIFTI Summit with a look at The Business of Factual Television. Key to working in the factual, or non-fiction, world… Read more »

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Posted By Margaret Barse,  Member of the MARCOM Committee, WIFV DC The goal of the savvy presenters in Friday’s WIFTI Summit session “Grab the Tech” was to help filmmakers navigate their way through what can be an overwhelming technology jungle to a clearer pathway in using digital and social media tools. Shireen Mitchell, Founder of… Read more »

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The fairer sex is taking Hollywood, Bollywood, and every other –Wood by storm. From actresses to directors, we’re lucky to live in an era where female film stars are abundant behind the scenes and in front of the camera. Some of these talents are known around the world while others silently keep our film-going fantastic…. Read more »

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Posted by Judith Snyderman, Need Footage? Panel Moderator WIFTI Summit Committee and WIFV DC Board Member ** ** Do you have tough film footage challenges? If you have too little guidance or too many opinions, elusive footage sources, budget woes, licensing or rights dilemmas – come to the Friday morning WIFTI Summit panel, Need Footage?… Read more »