We are proud to announce the formation of Women in Film & Television Western Australia.
Forming in 2016, we are a not-for-profit advocacy body; championing women filmmakers of all ages, colours, sexualities, abilities, and joys. WIFT WA recognises that we are stronger together.
A champion of women's rights, achievements and points of view; WIFT WA is an educational and support forum for media professionals, and a network for the exchange of information and resources. Our ultimate goal is to encourage and support women within the screen industries in WA.
What We're working to Achieve
Providing networking opportunities for women in the industry.
Promoting equal opportunities in employment, training and career advancement for women in all aspects of the industry.
Increasing the visibility of women working in the screen industries in Western Australia.
Raising public awareness on issues associated with the depiction of women on the screen and encouraging greater diversity in the portrayal of women.
Political lobbying on issues of importance to members; including gender, race, sexuality, age, religion, disability, relationship status etc.