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CHICANA DIRECTOR'S INITIATIVE | Los Angeles | Monday, 05. March 2018

Chicano International Film Festival invites Chicanas and Native Female Directors to join Chicana Director's Initiative. Upon submission, you are GUARANTEED membership to at least 3 organizations listed for one year.
The organizations include:
Women in Film
Alliance of Women Directors
Cinefemme
Women in Media
NALIP
FilmPowered

Please send imdb link, top 3 organization preferences, why those memberships would behoove you, and info (or link to) your latest completed project to chicana@ with the subject title "Chicana Director's Initiative".

Incomplete submissions will not be honored.

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT for PHASE 1 of CHICANA DIRECTOR'S INITIATIVE: MONDAY MARCH 5th MIDNIGHT
 
FAQs
1. How much do these memberships cost otherwise?
Every organization runs from $80-$100 per year of membership.
2. Why are you offering this Initiative?
Chicano International Film Festival and the organizations involved want representation in the industry. Though membership doesn't guarantee work, it provides a leg-up. There's opportunities and growth. Speaking and being apart of events with members active in the industry can only bolster your career.
3. Are there any other benefits to the Chicana Initiative?
Yes! This is currently Phase 1, there will be other opportunites for Chicana Directors in the following months. Other benefits to Phase 1 include Women in Motion Pictures exclusive job opportunity email list, monthly UTA job list, Women in Media industry film crew profile, and Working Title classes. Every member of Chicana Director's will also gains access to these.
4. Am I guaranteed the 3 organizations I wrote?
You're guaranteed 3 (if not more) organizations. We will try to give you the ones you ask for but it's depenedent on all submission requests.
5. Are there any minimum age requirements to enter the event?
Any age is allowed, we're not ageist.
6. Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?
No. Person submitting must match member who will utilize membership.
7. How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
chicana@