Creating the Standout Proposal
Join us on Wednesday, December 1 as WMM Production Assistance Program Consultant and documentary
writer/producer Cynthia Kane shares her expertise on rethinking the proposal to make sure you get it noticed
and over the "finishing line".
Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with our Virtual Film Festival!
Learn about the rich and diverse cultures, traditions, and contributions of Native and Indigenous women.WATCH NOW
FLY SO FAR
A grave warning of how far state control of women’s bodies can go, FLY SO FAR follows Teodora Vásquez, who was sentenced
to thirty years in a Salvadorean prison after she suffered a stillbirth.
IN THE RUMBLING BELLY OF MOTHERLAND
Filmed as the U.S. planned for its September 2021 withdrawal of troops, IN THE RUMBLING BELLY OF MOTHERLAND documents
an inspiring female-led news agency in Kabul, Afghanistan.
WAYS OF BEING HOME
Our newest release is an evocative audiovisual meditation on the experience of
Mexican immigrants living and working in rural America.
DAUGHTER OF A LOST BIRD
Follow Kendra Mylnechuk Potter, a Native woman adopted into a white family, as she reconnects with her Native identity and begins to view herself as a living legacy of U.S. assimilationist policy.LEARN MORE
SPEAKING TRUTH TO POWER
Our new film is an intimate and inspiring portrait of Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA), a champion of civil rights and the lone vote in opposition
of the broad authorization of military force following the September 11th attacks.
WMM Adds 50 Films to Docuseek!LEARN MORE
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Fly So Far
Ways of Being Home
Barbara Lee: Speaking Truth to Power
Daughter of a Lost Bird
Breach of Trust
The Celine Archive
Nice Chinese Girls Don’t: Kitty Tsui
Belly of the Beast
Without a Whisper
Abortion Helpline, This is Lisa
MORE FROM WMM
For more than 45 years, Women Make Movies has helped elevate diverse women directors and producers and improved equity in the film industry. The largest distributor of films by and about women in the world, WMM also supports hundreds of independent filmmakers each year with our highly successful Production Assistance Program.
WMM Films at DOC NYC’s Only in New York Meetings
Seven projects sponsored by WMM’s Production Assistance Program have been selected for DOC NYC’s Only in New York industry program! The program is an opportunity for filmmakers with works-in-progress to meet one-on-one with leading industry decision-makers.Read Post
WMM Filmmakers Make 2021 IDA Awards Shortlists
The 2021 International Documentary Association (IDA) Awards have announced the shortlists for the Best Feature and Best Short categories and three films made with the support of our Production Assistance Program are among them! The IDA Awards are one of several awards organizations that help create momentum for documentary Oscar contenders.Read Post