Nywift New York
Dear WIFTI chapter member,
Greetings from New York!
Once again we invite WIFTI members, in good standing with their chapters, to participate in WOMEN CALLING THE SHOTS, a program of short films by women from Women in Film chapters around the world to be shown at the Hamptons International Film Festival.
Now in its 12th year, New York Women in Film & Television together with the Hamptons International Film Festival will screen WIFTI members’ selected short films by as part of theHAMPTONS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL DATES (October 9 - 13, 2014) in East Hampton, New York. NOTE: There is no submission fee.
NYWIFT and Hamptons International Film Festival formed an alliance to provide WIFTI members worldwide with an opportunity to screen their works at a major international film festival. It is an excellent path to international visibility for extraordinary women filmmakers from around the world.
WOMEN CALLING THE SHOTS is a rare, unique and timely platform for WIFT member filmmakers worldwide to show their multi-faceted talents. The selected shorts may include all genres: narratives, animation, documentaries and experimental film.
WOMEN CALLING THE SHOTS at the Hamptons International Film Festival is enthusiastically received members from the film and television communities and general audiences.
We invite you to participate in this series of collected filmmaking talent by visiting the New York Women in Film & Television website at: http://www.nywift.org/article.aspx?ID=4667 to download the NYWIFT/HIFF application. Please remember that you must submit the paper application in duplicate and you must submit 2 copies of your film (DVD NTSC NOT PAL) with English subtitles if your film was not produced in English.
All films must be twenty minutes or less and must have been completed after May 2012. Submissions must be RECEIVED by Thursday, July 24, 2014. Films must be RECEIVED by
Films chosen for the NYWIFT/HIFF Series WOMEN CALLING THE SHOTS, are first selected by a panel of NYWIFT member filmmakers and then finalized by the Programming Department of the Hamptons International Film Festival.
Entering WOMEN CALLING THE SHOTS does not automatically also enter your film into The Hamptons International Film Festival Category.
Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Duana Butler at:butler@NYWIFT.org and we very much look forward to receiving your submission for WOMEN CALLING THE SHOTS.