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Final deadline - September 30

To mark the 10th Anniversary of the showcase on March 8, 2015 in celebration of International Women’s Day, WIFTI will exhibit an international online showcase of the selected submissions.  

Cash prizes of $1000, $500 and $250 will be awarded to the top three films selected by the Jury.  The prize will be awarded to the female director. We encourage NMWIF members to participate!

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Competition opens September 22

Get your writing groove on!  This award is meant to highlight aspiring New Mexico screenwriters who have an intriguing story with a central female character.  Winner receives $1000 and a professional table reading of their script.

Open only to residents of New Mexico.  Here is your chance to submit a 10 page screenplay.  The script must have a female protagonist and/or strong female theme. 

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The New Mexico Women in Film organization is one of the most active, productive and beneficial groups in the New Mexico film community today. They have a great concern for topical issues and are truly responsive to their membership. I am honored and proud to be a member.
— Dirk Norris, President & CEO, NM Film Foundation



NMWIF is a chapter of Women in Film and Television International and a non-profit 501(c)3 corporation. Our membership is composed of women and men in all areas of the film and television industry in New Mexico.

I have been extremely impressed with the work New Mexico Women in Film has done in our state. They not only shine a bright light on the incredibly talented women working in our industry, but they extend that light to all filmmakers in our great state. They have been, and will continue to be a positive force in our community and for that I am grateful.
— Nick Maniatis, Director, New Mexico State Film Office


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Each month NMWIF sponsors a member event on a wide range of topics to help inform and connect our film community.

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New Mexico Women in Film is a nonprofit, 501c3 organization. Your donation is tax-deductible. We are run entirely on a volunteer basis: share your time, money, equipment, connections, expertise, event space or ideas. We look forward to you joining us!