As a nonprofit, ITWIFF depends on the generosity of donors. Gifts provide critical funding to support our mission and connect audiences to new voices.
Imagine This Women's Film Festival is dedicated to providing women and non-binary storytellers and filmmakers a platform to encourage and develop creative projects by women. With Imagine This Women's International Film Festival and Girl Power Film + Media Summit, Imagine This aims to amplify and empower independent and aspiring women filmmakers from around the world. Imagine This goal is to support women by sharing their work with the public, promoting equal opportunities for BIPOC women and the LGBTQIA+ community while providing educational support and professional development, and serving as a resource information network.
This Giving Tuesday please consider supporting Imagine This Women’s Film Festival. Celebrating 8 years, Imagine This Women’s Film Festival and Girl Power Film + Media Summit has screened over 580 films curated from 4,600 submissions from women and non-binary filmmakers; hosted 50 Screenplay table reads selected from more than 300 submissions; hosted more than 100 panels, masterclasses, and special events; and given away over $25,000 in in-donations and cash prizes.
Hosted 50 Screenplay Table Reads
Hosted More Than 100 Panels, Masterclasses, & Special Events
Over 200 + Submission Waivers to BIPOC and LGBTQIA+ Filmmakers
WE EMBRACE DIVERSITY AND RISK-TAKERS:
100% of our writers are women or non-binary
98% of our directors are women
52% of our directors are women of color
25% of our directors are LGBTQIA+
With your gift, you help us support bold and visionary filmmakers, advance the art forms of film and new media, and engage diverse audiences with remarkable cinematic experiences.
Our newest initiative is the Imagine This Finishing Fund - a grant to help first-time BIPOC Women and LGBTQIA+ filmmakers to help finish their projects. Grants will be given to BIPOC women and LGBTQIA+ filmmakers working in both short and long formats.
DONATING HELPS US DO WHAT WE DO.
100% of your donation goes towards our exhibition programming, submission fee waivers, finishing fund, and educational programs.
MORE WAYS TO GIVE
WAYS YOUR DONATIONS GIVE BACK
Your help also allows us to carry out new initiatives to benefit filmmakers, including:
● Free educational workshops and masterclasses
● Submission waivers to underrepresented filmmakers
● Free tickets for students, seniors, and veterans to attend screenings and special events like our #GirlPowerSummit & Ladies Rocking the Lens program, which supports local cinema media literacy through the world of film
●Essential movie-making software for underserved filmmakers and screenwriters
WHY GIVING TUESDAY?
Giving Tuesday is a global day of generosity and a day to give thanks. For ITWIFF & GPFMS that means supporting women and non-binary filmmakers who would not otherwise be able to participate in these essential programs without the generous support of donors like you!
A quick and easy way to donate directly is by providing a cash donation via PayPal. No gift is too small! Your donations help fund educational programs, programming, rental space, and of course, the Imagine This Women's Film Festival! From filmmaker travel to theatre rental – your dollars make a huge impact on our organization’s livelihood.
All donations are welcome at any level to support ITWIFF and GPFMS. Imagine This Women’s Film Festival is recognized as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, which makes all donations to us tax-deductible.
Tax ID# 85-3644460.
Please Consider A Gift Today, on Giving Tuesday, to support future women and non-binary filmmakers and ITWIFF & GPFMS programs. Any amount donated is most appreciated!
Happy holidays and warm thanks from the Imagine This Women’s Film Festival team!
Imagine This Women’s Film Festival is recognized as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which makes all donations to us tax-deductible. Tax ID# 85-3644460.