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We are a community of composers and colleagues who strive to support and celebrate the work of women composers through advocacy and education. This visibility is important to herald in equality amongst our industry and bring diverse voices to film, television, video games and multimedia projects. We are proud to host the first ever directory of women film composers allowing filmmakers and decision makers the opportunity to discover new talent. Please also check out our weekly composer spotlight featuring short interviews with our members.

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Two-time Emmy nominee Natalie Holt (LOKI - Outstanding Main Title Theme Music & Outstanding Music Composition for a Series), and Emmy-nominees Nainita Desai (14 PEAKS: NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE - Outstanding Music Composition for a Documentary) & Jessica Jones (THE TINDER SWINDLER - Outstanding Music Composition for a Documentary) talk to AWFC president Catherine Joy Music about their scoring process for their Emmy-nominated projects and their careers.

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The Timelapse Project and The AWFC Presents: Coffee Talk with Nami Melumad

Moderated by Jeremy Nathan Tisser, Composer. Hosted by The Timelapse Project.
On Twitter Spaces @TimelapseNFT
4pm PDT on Sunday, August 14th
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The Timelapse Project and The AWFC Presents: Coffee Talk with Nami Melumad

Moderated by Jeremy Nathan Tisser, Composer. Hosted by The Timelapse Project.
On Twitter Spaces @TimelapseNFT
4pm PDT on Sunday, August 14th

AWFC Spotlight: A Q&A with Composer and Collaborator Rebecca Nisco theawfc.com/spotlight/rebecca-nisco/ ... See MoreSee Less

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AWFC Spotlight: A Q&A with Composer and Collaborator Rebecca Nisco https://theawfc.com/spotlight/rebecca-nisco/

World Soundtrack Awards Discovery of the Year winner and Emmy-nominated Nainita Desai describes bringing authenticity to the Nepalese story of Nims in 14 PEAKS: NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE. Nainita is nominated for a Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Music Composition for a Documentary Series or Special (Original Dramatic Score) for her work on the film, and she received a second Emmy nomination in the News & Doc Emmy for her work on THE REASON I JUMP. ... See MoreSee Less

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Emmy Nominee, Natalie Holt speaks to Emmy Winner Carlos Rafael Rivera on the magic of composer-director relationships. She is nominated for OUTSTANDING MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A SERIES (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE) & OUTSTANDING MAIN TITLE THEME MUSIC for her work on LOKI. ... See MoreSee Less

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Huge congrats to these two amazing women composers, nominated for the 2022 World Soundtrack Awards! Germaine Franco is nominated as FILM COMPOSER OF THE YEAR for her Encanto score and Natalie Holt is nominated for TELEVISION COMPOSER OF THE YEAR for her work on OBI WAN-KENOBI (shared with maestro John Williams). ... See MoreSee Less

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Huge congrats to these two amazing women composers, nominated for the 2022 World Soundtrack Awards! Germaine Franco is nominated as FILM COMPOSER OF THE YEAR for her Encanto score and Natalie Holt is nominated for TELEVISION COMPOSER OF THE YEAR for her work on OBI WAN-KENOBI (shared with maestro John Williams).Image attachment