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Help your career leap to a new level!

Leap Day, February 29th, WIFM Pittsburgh is hosting a ‘Speed Networking’ event at This is Red in Homestead, PA where you are guaranteed to meet every person in the room! Connect with other industry professionals working in film, theater, TV, and more in a fun-filled night of networking.

Light refreshments provided.  Free to WIFM members, $10 for non-members.

Doors open at 5:30pm to check in. Networking starts at 6:00pm.

Must register online before midnight, February 25th.

Limited seating available, so register early to ensure your place!

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Production Assistant Training

Do you know anyone that wants to get into the film industry? Women In Film will be conducting a Production Assistant (PA) Training session on Saturday, March 16 from 10:00 to 4:30 pm at WIFM business partner, Lightbulb Rentals.

Learn the best practices from local professionals working both on-set and in-office as Production Assistants.  Sessions led by Leia Christ, Kelly Fisher and Samantha Stanczak. Topics include practical industry terminology use, basics of working walkie-talkie plus dos and don'ts. A light lunch will be included.

Members: $25    Nonmembers: $45

Lightbulb Rentals

1917 Brownsville Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15210

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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. We serve our community by facilitating their access to opportunities in the 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.

Our Activities

We serve our community by facilitating their access to opportunities in the 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 50 chapters worldwide with more than 15,000 members, dedicated to advancing professional development and achievement for women in industry.

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SCHOLARSHIPS

Women in Film and Media presents several scholarships to women from Southwestern Pennsylvania enrolled in a film or television production curriculum. The scholarships are presented in connection with the Opal Awards or Film Festival that honors high achievement of women in film and television.

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