NMWIF Events

Women in Film & Television International Short Film Showcase
Thursday,  Mar 8
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Center for Contemporary Arts
1050 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe

NMWIF will join Women in Film Chapters worldwide (10,000+ members) who will also be screening the winning chapters films on International Women's Day. NMWIF is proud to present our winner from this year, Jody McNicholas' film Retirement Planning, and last year's winner, Jean Stevens' film, One Life.
Free for NMWIF members / $15 guests

Women In Film and Television International (WIFTI) is a global network comprised of over forty Chapters worldwide with over 10,000 members, dedicated to advancing professional development and achievement for women working in all areas of film, video and digital media.

Women In Film & Television Short Film Showcase is a powerful demonstration of our members’ creativity, vision, and artistry. Founded in 2004, the Showcase presents selected films from WIFTI Chapters around the world; some of the recent Showcase short films have been nominated for Academy Awards received distribution deals and garnered other recognition globally. WIFTI encourages unique points of view and storytelling that focus on subjects/issues that concern women

Brown Bag Lunch & Learn
Thursday, March 15
11:45am - 1pm
North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center

Conversation with scholarship recipient Mariel McEwan about her planetarium dome show highlighting the connections between Dance and Astronomy tracing the history of dance and its cosmic connections from the ancient Greeks through the Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque eras up to Nijinsky’s 20th-century ballet, “The Rite of Spring.”

Check screen in lobby for room location. 

AHAT! Actors Helping Actors Thrive
Thursday, January 25, 2018
6pm - 8pm
North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center

A monthly NMWIF actor meet up to share strategies for thriving in this NM actor’s market. In a wholly supportive, non judgmental, and non competitive atmosphere. Each meet has a point of focus for the discussion with a goal towards creating strategies and best practices. Meets will be led by a facilitator from the group. Topics will be posted before the meet up.

Subject for March: SOCIAL MEDIA

Please bring your member card to this event.

Annual Membership Social and Connecting Party
Saturday, March 31
3pm - 6pm

It’s our Annual Membership Social and Connecting Party!!

WHY: This is a beautiful way to be introduced to members, meet peers, chat about projects, training, experiences, and what you seek and what you offer. Former, founding and current NMWIF Board members present will be invited to share stories that give us context and a snapshot of our history and where we are right now.

WHAT: We will have an afternoon of welcome, personal introductions, good food, laughter and meaningful engagement. The purpose is to enjoy meeting other members, learn what is going on at NMWIF as we discover what we each need and offer in our respective film/media/tv projects and interests. Let’s get connected!  

You are welcome to bring business cards and promo materials. A display table will be provided.

WHEN: Saturday March 31, 2018 3-6pm, 4pm meet your new Board, hear stories about how NMWIF started, where we are and where we are headed.

WHERE: A private residence in NE Albuquerque. 

RSVP yes, and Address will be included with your confirmation.

HOW:  A member only event. Free. RSVP: nmwifinfo@gmail.com by March 24. And remember your membership card.

NMWIF Screenwriters Group
The NMWIF Screenwriters Group is a collection of writers  & actors who meet every other week to read and give feedback on new work. For writers in every stage of development and for actors wanting to sharpen their reading skills.  You do not have to be an NMWIF member to join.

Albuquerque:
March 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th
(Weekly on Mondays)
6pm - 8pm
Horn Family YMCA
4901 Indian School Road NE
(conference room in basement)
Albuquerque, NM

Free!
more info: Jim Sea at jimmedreams@gmail.com
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Santa Fe:
March 12th and 26th
(2nd and 4th Monday)
6pm - 9pm
actors 7pm - 9pm
Location Varies
Santa Fe, NM

Free!
more info: Caitlyn santafescreenwriters@gmail.com