Financing the Female Way

Led by AWD member Jeanne Marie Spicuzza - A discussion for independent filmmakers who want to construct motion picture projects from start to finish. Read On ›

Local 600 and AWD Panel and Mixer

Panel of female directors and female Directors of Photography will discuss the relationship between Director and DP from prep to post, and the challenges working women continue to face in our industry.  Current panelists are Amy Vincent and Lisa Wiegand.  Wine and hors d'oeuvres after panel. Read On ›

Netflix “Grace and Frankie” Q & A

Netflix has invited AWD members to a "Grace and Frankie" Q & A with stars Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda and EP/Creator Marta Kaufman.  By invitation only.  When you RSVP, note your AWD affiliation, first and last name and if you are bringing a guest.  Reception to follow … Read On ›

NEVER HERE Screening

AWD is thrilled to host member Camille Thoman's feature NEVER HERE at the 2017 Los Angeles Film Festival. Directed by: Camille Thoman Screenwriter: Camille Thoman Producers: Julian Cautherley, Radium Cheung, Bronwyn Cornelius, Corey Moosa, Camille Thoman, Elizabeth Yng-Wong Cinematographer: Sebastian Wintero Editor: Robin Hill, Camille Thoman Music: James Lavino Cast: Mireille Enos, Sam Shepard, … Read On ›

AWD’s 20th Anniversary Celebration Bash

Join us for fun, mingling, food and drink, and to hear about all the exciting new developments with AWD! Come check us out, bring your questions, and learn how you can get involved. This is an exciting time for our organization and we look forward to celebrating with … Read On ›

The Future Is Female – Wonder Women In Hollywood

Can the myth that "women cannot handle big budget movie making" be dispelled? This lively panel discussion was moderated by Kate Rees Davies of The Alliance of Women Directors. She spoke with panelists about the challenges women face in today's film & entertainment business. Panelists Alexis Ostrander (AWD), "Bambina" plays at HollyShorts Film Cindy Baer (AWD) - HollyShorts … Read On ›

Sundance NextFest Screening – BITCH

Don't miss the LA premiere of Marianna Palka's "wild feminist horror dramedy" BITCH with a live performance by Brooklyn-based band Sleigh Bells at Sundance's #NEXTFEST 2017. We are thrilled to support this night of movies, music, and mischief! Join us in downtown LA at the Theatre at Ace … Read On ›