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Toronto chapter of Women in Film & Television, a not-for-profit professional organization supporting women's careers in screen-based media (film, TV, digital).

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🍾 Congrats, Kristine!, organization capacity, and competitive advantages help inform a company's business strategy. @CorusPR member @chrisannn20 won the Audience Choice award at out 2019 Showcase with her short doc @TurningTabledoc!…🗣 #BFF2020 SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN! For our 9th year we’re looking for films under the theme of 💥TOO MUCH💥 exploring t…
Retweeted by Women in Film & TV - TorontoIt's the beginning of the wrap-up for our #CMMA2019 program! Today's session is all about The Big Picture - discuss… short: The Bassinet amongst 4 other fantastic films available online now: . @thenfb
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WIFT-T members @indiiiequeen and @Beca_Leca, who was also the 2017 recipient of our @Deluxe.Toronto Postproduction… @DrunkFemFilms for a little holiday mayhem this December: Love, Actually (Dec. 11), You've Got Mail (Dec. 12).…
Congrats to Michele Maheux, a long time supporter of WIFT-T and proud member!'re having an anniversary sale! Get $35 off a full or associate membership OR a student membership for only $35 +… 2019 Crystal Awards Gala is 90% sold out. Thanks to everyone who bought tickets so far! Get yours today:…'re streaming @_firecrackers on @CraveCanada this week. The award winning director behind this film is…
Retweeted by Women in Film & TV - TorontoFun fact: @MaddyFalle was the 2017 recipient of WIFT-T's @CBC Business of Broadcasting Mentorship. Another fun fac… for the #HotDocs2020 Doc Accelerator program are now open! Supported by @netflix, the program offers…
Retweeted by Women in Film & TV - TorontoSTUDENTS! Get a 1-year @WIFT membership for only $35 (plus tax)! Sign up by Sunday, November 17 to save:…
Retweeted by Women in Film & TV - Toronto @JILLSLASTWORD @mj7757 @therealgoldelox It was lovely hosting you, Jill! See you soon!
Not only is Karen Chapman an acclaimed filmmaker and the recipient of the Best Screenplay award at our 2019 Showcas…! Get a 1-year @WIFT membership for only $35 (plus tax)! Sign up by Sunday, November 17 to save:… to @WesternU student, Jacqueline Shi, on winning the 2019 @OntarioDGC @WIFT Film Award! Jacqueline…
We're proud to acknowledge Lu Asfaha (@kxng_lu), a WIFT-T member, who has not one but TWO films screening at…'s our anniversary! To celebrate, we're offering $35 off all new 1-year full or associate memberships until Novem…
Retweeted by Women in Film & TV - TorontoIt's our anniversary! To celebrate, we're offering $35 off all new 1-year full or associate memberships until Novem… tickets here: #ReelAsian23 you to the women and men who bravely sacrificed their lives for our freedoms. #CanadaRemembers
"My voice is about the world I've travelled," says Iranian-Canadian voice actress, @BaniTaherian via @cbcradio YOUR FILM — @CanFilmFest is now open for submissions. @LaurenMacKinlay Thanks Lauren! You were awesome today!
Well, I’m winding down my Twitter time, but if you ever have any questions about producing, @ScreenWMN, my time wit… fact: Those ultrasound images you see on medical shows? Hard to license! So on @TransplantCTV we had to get a l… is a medical drama about a brilliantly talented doctor, Bashir “Bash” Hamed, who fled his native Sy… @WIFT-ties, I’m on the set of @TransplantCTV, @SphereMediaTO’s new medical drama coming to @CTV early Sprin… @RyTron @nsicanada @LaurenMacKinlay Ask away - makes me feel less like I’m tweeting into the void! (But also YES to… @JamesFanizza and I recently took part in the @nsicanada Features First program with our genre film… On Screen runs programs like our Web Series Incubator, where female screenwriters develop pilot scripts. We f… mentioned, I’m one of the cofounders of Women On Screen (@ScreenWMN), a not-for-profit organization dedicated to… a little bit more about me, you can check out this lovely alumni profile that @McMasterU recently did (thanks… everyone! As promised, it’s @LaurenMacKinlay here, doing a Twitter takeover for the day. I’m the Supervising Pr…
The next generation of coming-of-age movies are here, and they're being helmed by women. @CBCArts host… is the deadline to apply for a bursary for our 2020 Media Leadership Program! ⏰ Two bursaries are availabl… to @LIFTfilm is choosing to support an organization which ensures dedicated space for experimentation + ed…
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Who’s ready to do this again? #profusionexpo 2019 tickets are on sale now. Only two weeks until show time! November…
Retweeted by Women in Film & TV - Toronto📣Attention Canadian filmmakers: you have one week to apply to the @hotdocsindustry Ted Rogers Fund! Submit for a ch… is proud to co-present the closing film of the 17th annual @RegentParkFilm Festival! The Senegali film ATLAN… @iamBANANNA @LIFTfilm Enjoy! Soak it all up!
The deadline to apply for WIFT-T's Media Leadership Program bursary is THIS FRIDAY, November 8th! Let us help you a… Connie Wang stars in MAY FLOWERS, showing this Saturday at @imagineprods: Chec… by Saturday, November 9 for @WIFTV's Actor Career Mentorship Program:
Volunteer at #WIFTcrystals! Join us as we celebrate extraordinary women in Canadian media! Sign up here:… to @Ryerson_Alumni Alana Raymond, our 2019 @DeluxeToronto post-production mentorship recipient!… @ava 👏Thank you for consistently showing that it can be done.❤️❤️❤️❤️ ALERT—@MeridianArtists is currently hiring for the following positions: • Talent Assistant • Literary Assistant… all! Special shout out to #WIFTmember @LoraCampbell! @judyvlung @CorusPR @ChangSchool A pleasure, Judy. Thank you for sharing your wealth of knowledge and experience. A…
Think about your art work throughout, not only for the present but for future as well. @CorusPR @ChangSchool the question ... are YOU comfortable with the way marketing is directed at you? Marketing with @judyvlung Marketing Day! We are knee deep in the fundamentals this morning. The three Ps - Product, Place, Price, Promoti…
@LesleyApelbaum @RoadToPossible @PGuildCanada @doyin04 Alright, I'm signing off! Have a great weekend everyone, hop… @LesleyApelbaum @RoadToPossible @PGuildCanada We wanted to expand the @RoadToPossible team, so I posted a call on t… @LesleyApelbaum @RoadToPossible We're also profiling Rebecca Burton - she's the membership & contracts manager with… your tickets for @VFXSociety's upcoming #WomenInVFX: Part 2-North America panel, Wednesday, November 6 in Toron… your media career to new heights with the @Netflix_CA - BANFF Diversity of Voices Initiative! Open to Indige…
Retweeted by Women in Film & TV - Toronto @LesleyApelbaum @RoadToPossible On @RoadToPossible we're profiling Karen King - producer, diversity expert & 1st Ca… exercise - prepping presentations and learning all the ways in which to look and sound more confident.… @LesleyApelbaum @RoadToPossible I took the WIFT Media Business Essentials program a couple years ago. It was an inv… about "talking the talk" with @veronicachail - best practices in business communications. @ChangSchool @LesleyApelbaum @RoadToPossible I may be an introvert, but WIFT-T makes it easy to meet and mingle! Here I am with… @LesleyApelbaum @RoadToPossible On @RoadToPossible we're profiling people living their ambitions by knowing who the… everyone! I'm @LesleyApelbaum, co-creator / co-producer of @RoadToPossible webseries. I've been a @WIFT member…
For your evening commute: 🎙️ @ScreenWMN podcast ep. 8 - Editor Christine Armstrong - "Making the Cut" are three areas of presence - communication, appearance, gravitas. Most impressive? Gravitas. Confidence. Gra… you want to be perceived as credible, it is important that YOU give others the language that describes and illus… presence can be the wedge that will help you work your way in. @BMO @DianaKawarskyHow can you influence others, stand out and fine-tune your presence? It's a FULL house this morning @BMO with our E…
👏Finally! Congrats @indiiiequeen & @Beca_Leca! We can't wait to see it! to Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers and Kathleen Hepburn for winning @imagineNATIVE’s Best Dramatic Feature Award!…
Retweeted by Women in Film & TV - Toronto @TheMarieAnnO @CynthiaEriVo @sohotheatre Thanks for coming out!Congratulations @amanda_parris!
"Empowered women empower women." Congratulations to our 2019 #WIFTCrystals honourees! Join us on December 3 at Arc…
Retweeted by Women in Film & TV - TorontoIt's #MovieMonday! Tonight, we're hosting a special advance screening of #Harriet for our members. Thanks to our pa… @CMF_FMC In this @CMF_Trends podcast episode you’ll hear about: - How Alanis Obomsawin views the role of doc filmma… your evening commute: 🎙️Listen to ‘Tech Matters, but Voice Prevails: Acclaimed Filmmaker #AlanisObomsawin’ via… for sharing the news @WomenaHollywood! We're excited to lift up these women and celebrating their many many… needs YOU to help us take over social media! To highlight the continued disparity of representation in the…
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That's a wrap on #IDMFF2019! Thanks to @OntarioCreates and @CentennialEDU #WIFTlearn group is sharing their "established credentials"; why this project resonates with them and why they are perfect… from @TheOptimalPitch leads our group through ways to release negative energy in order to be the best you can… first 3-6 seconds are the "minutes that matter". Get your audience interested right away, and then work to kee… off our last day with @TheDebDay of @innovatebyday! Identifying primary + secondary audiences is not easy,…
Into the weeds with budgeting! @OntarioCreates @CentennialEDU #WIFTlearn #IDMFF2019 the report online via @WomenInView:'re here at @imagineNATIVE for the 0%: Changing the Industry Now panel, a reflection on @WomenInView report on di… excited to have @sashaboersma leading our second day @StoryArtsCentre @OntarioCreates #WIFTlearn #IDMFF2019
Real life business affairs questions and answers, here with Karen Thompson. Who does what? Business affairs vs Lega… @JenMcIlroy gets the group into the proper frame of mind to build a realistic and feasible business plan… Dunn @OntarioCreates kicks us off with style and substance. Launching our IDM Fund Futures program… @eventbrite @OntarioCreates @TIFF_Industry @CinefestSudbury @Telefilm_Canada @CMF_FMC @CBCArts @Firecrackerdept @eventbrite @OntarioCreates @TIFF_Industry @CinefestSudbury @Telefilm_Canada @CMF_FMC @CBCArts @Firecrackerdept @eventbrite @OntarioCreates @TIFF_Industry @CinefestSudbury @Telefilm_Canada @CMF_FMC @CBCArts @Firecrackerdept @eventbrite @OntarioCreates @TIFF_Industry @CinefestSudbury @Telefilm_Canada @CMF_FMC @CBCArts @Firecrackerdept