SAG - AFTRA session

Gabrielle Carteris of SAG-AFTRA speaks at the Summit

The WIFTI Summit is over, but the accolades continue.

From Melissa Martin, Director“I learned so much from listening to Catherine Hardwicke – she really is,  as one of the participants said, a total bad ass.




Our Mission

Women in Film and Media (WIFM) Pittsburgh is a nonprofit membership organization whose mission is to improve the status and portrayal of women in film, television, and other screen-based media in Southwestern Pennsylvania and beyond.

Our Community

WIFM comprises dynamic professionals, both men and women, who represent every aspect of the industry: producers, directors, cinematographers, production crew, actors, talent agents, accountants and lawyers.

Our Activities

We serve our community by facilitating their access to opportunities in industry. In addition, we lend our services to non-profit organizations helping women and children.

Our programs and events include workforce skills development through mentoring and training workshops; production of public service announcements for non-profits dedicated to women and children; and industry partnerships that further our mission.

WIFM is a chapter of Women In Film & Television International (WIFTI), a global network comprising over 40 chapters worldwide with more than 10,000 members, dedicated to advancing professional development and achievement for women in industry.



Upcoming Events

11:18 am International Short Film Showcase
International Short Film Showcase
Sep 30 @ 11:18 am – 11:45 pm
International Short Film Showcase
Women In Film And Television International   WIFTI SHORT-CASE CALL FOR ENTRIES The 2015 Women in Film & Television International Short Film Showcase WIFTI SHORT-CASE  is a powerful demonstration of our Chapters’ members creativity, vision and artistry.  Founded in 2004, the Short-Case presents selected films from WIFTI Chapters around the world; some[...]

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WIFM promotes careers in the film industry at colleges and universities.