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Cost of Membership

$100/year

Members receive free or discounted admission to AWD events, access to online resources, and discounts on industry goods and services. They are eligible to apply for our In-House Shadowing and Industry Support programs, receive discounts and waivers on film festival submissions and have access to networking with our Community Partners.

Above all, with AWD, you have a built-in network of supportive creatives and like-minded professionals.

Qualify for Membership

To qualify for Membership you must have directed a feature film, TV episode, TV movie, documentary, commercial, web series or short film that was selected to be aired publicly by an established film festival or distribution company. *Note: All work is subject to review.

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