Eastern Effects: Eastern Effects, the Gowanus studio where FX’s The Americans shoots, was notified by the city that it would be forced to close in order for the property to be used as a temporary staging area for the construction of two combined sewage overflow (CSO) tanks required to clean up the canal. There are alternate staging sites available. Please read more and consider adding your voice to the cry for NYC to find an alternative that will not damage the film & TV production industry.
Lean In: Loving Sheryl Sandberg’s new #LeanInTogether campaign, which partners with stars like stars like Kerry Washington, Emma Watson, Lena Dunham, Eva Longoria, Megyn Kelly, Serena Williams and Selena Gomez to break the stereotype that women are rivals and not allies.
Join FS2P: NYWIFT is proud to present the next installment of our From Script to Pre-Production (FS2P) Workshop, for women writer-directors with a feature-length narrative script they are ready to direct. Apply by August 15th.