New Mexico Women in Film, TV & Media

Professional Development & Achievement
Mentorship | Networking | Education


NMWIF Mission Statement

New Mexico Women in Film is a New Mexico-based outreach network committed to the professional development and achievement of women in the film and television community through Mentorship, Networking, Education, and Community.

Who We Are

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 andtelevision industry in New Mexico.


NMWIF sponsors member events on a wide range of topics to help inform and connect our film community.
Examples of past panel discussions with leaders in the industry include: Screenwriting, Social Media, Casting, Finance/Budgeting, and more. We also bring national and international mentors to New Mexico for workshop events throughout the year.


NMWIF members are writers, directors, editors, actors, ADs, costumers, casting directors, agents, craft services, makeup, and more. Our membership consists of women and men who wish to develop their professional skills, meet like-minded creative individuals and support the
expansion of women's role in the
Film & TV Industry.

Current Event


(Everything You Need to Know About) The New Mexico Tax Incentive

You want to take advantage of the New Mexico Tax Credit for Filmmakers, but where do you start? What forms do you need to fill out, when should you start them and how do you do it all correctly to get your 25-30% tax credit? Leslie Fleming-Mitchell will walk you through how and when to start your paperwork for the New Mexico Tax Incentive starting with the registration process. This topic is a must for anyone thinking about producing a film in New Mexico.



For over 10 years, New Mexico Women in Film has been committed to the professional development and achievement of women in the film-television-new media industry through Mentorship, Networking, Education, and Community.  

We ask that you support our ongoing work by making a donation to our Scholarship Fund.  Generous donors like you help us give financial aid to our member filmmakers for a variety of needs.