Director Catherine Hardwicke & Kimberly Skyrme House of Cards Casting Director
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.
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.
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.
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.