links we love

Organizations, schools, festivals, and other useful sites


Women in Film & Television


Women in Film and Television International


Women in Film Los Angeles


Women in Film Portland


Women in FIlm Vancouver


washington organizations


ReelGrrls logo


NW Film Forum


NW Film Forum





Washington Film Offices

City of Seattle — Office of Film & Music
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Washington Educational Institutions

Bellevue College

The Evergreen State College


Seattle Film Institute
Hands-on classes, MA & MFA Programs in Producing and Filmmaking

Shoreline Community College
Digital Photography and Video Program

University of Washington Film Certificate Program Professional and Continuing Education



The Everett Film Festival
Inclusive fest with focus on films written, directed, or produced by women.

Langston Hughes African American Film Festival

Maelstrom International Fantastic Film Festival (MIFFF)

National Film festival for Talented Youth (NFFTY)

Northwest Asian Film Festival

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Polish Film Festival

Port Townsend Film Festival (PTFF)

Post Alley Film Festival (PAFF)
Female centric and eccentric short films; a venue for the female voice and narrative. Sponsored by Women In Film Seattle. Submission discount for WIF members.

Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Film Festival

Seattle Lesbian and Gay Film Festival

Seattle Jewish Film Festival

SIFF Cinema
SIFF creates experiences that bring people together to discover extraordinary films from around the world. SIFF runs programs all year round including the world-renowned Seattle International Film Festival

STIFF Cinema
WA residents can submit films for free.

Tasveer South Asian Film Festival

Vancouver International Film Festival

Vancouver International Women in Film Festival


film festival submission services

Film Freeway




Art Zone
Nancy Guppy's (writer, reporter, comedienne, TV host's) weekly love letter to Seattle's art scene

Filmmaker Magazine

Fractured Atlas
Provides artist's access to funding, education, insurance, fiscal sponsorship, and more

Movies for women.

The High Bar
Llight-hearted conversation with people who care about culture that matters.

A forum for filmmakers and their audience to interact and build a community that translates artistic vision into commercial success, homebased in Seattle.

The Internet Movie Database

Scarecrow Video
The largest independent video store in the country
5030 Roosevelt Way NE 
Seattle, WA 98105 
(206) 524-8554

Sundance Institute


Regional Film Organizations


The Northwest Film Center


British Columbia Film Commission

Vancouver Film School
VFS offers 13 world-class post-secondary programs spanning every aspect of the entertainment arts.

Vancouver Film Studios