Women in Film & Video (WIFV) of Washington, D.C. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the professional development and achievement for women working in all areas of film, television, video, multimedia and related disciplines. WIFV supports women in the industry by promoting equal opportunities, encouraging professional development, serving as an information network, and educating the public about women's creative and technical achievements.
WIFV, founded in 1979, is run by a volunteer Board of Directors and a small office staff. Every year we serve our member- over 1000 strong- by putting on over 60 educational, networking and professional development programs.
WIFV is part of an umbrella organization called Women In Film & Television International (WIFTI), which is a network of more than 35 chapters around the world. Our membership in WIFTI allows us access to filmmakers from NY to LA to Auckland to Dublin.