Film & Media Arts Program
Promoting projects created by filmmakers identifying as female through program opportunities and screenings.
IN HER DIRECTION offered funds to female filmmakers for sharing their passion for directing in 2 minute digital stories.
FLIP the SCRIPT was shared live via FaceBook in collaboration with the First-Ever ’50/50 Day’ National Initiative Challenging Us All to Make 100% Commitment to Gender Equality! The Chimaera Project’s FLIP the SCRIPT reading of Frank Darabont’s classic screenplay The Shawshank Redemption, directed by America Young. Male roles were read by women. Female roles were read by men.
TO.GET.HER finishing funds opportunity was supported in part by the Los Angeles County Arts Commission and awarded three filmmakers $1,000 each and three honorees fiscal sponsorship opportunities.