2017 in Review

What a year itโ€™s been! The AWFC has taken a leading role in the much publicized diversity conversation occurring in Hollywood and beyond. Our efforts to increase the visibility of women composers within the industry have included the addition of women to discussion panels and presentations during major festivals and conferences. Here is a list of the AWFC events for …

For RELEASE Oct 13, 2017

For RELEASE October 13, 2017 AUTHORED BY THE ALLIANCE FOR WOMEN FILM COMPOSERS We, the community of composers, songwriters, orchestrators, arrangers, music supervisors, music editors, agents and executives, align with a commitment to stand up against sexual harassment and gender discrimination. It is our responsibility to unify on this front. From within our organizations and beyond, we pledge to work …

2016-17 Women in Independent Film Report

Key Findings High-profile film festivals in the U.S. screened three times as many narrative films directed by men as by women in 2016-17. The 23 festivals considered in this study screened an average of 6 narrative films directed by at least one woman compared with an average of 18 features directed by men. U.S. festivals screened almost twice as many …

2015/2016 Year in Review

2015/2016 Year in Review What a year itโ€™s been! The AWFC has taken a leading role in the much publicized diversity conversation occurring in Hollywood and beyond. Our efforts to increase the visibility of women composers within the industry have included the addition of women to discussion panels and presentations during major festivals and conferences at: Cannes International Film Festival …