Screenwriter Resources Links:
2012 – A variety of film festivals, featuring everything from rural to urban art, brings new films to a local audience this month while other festivals seek submissions.
Applications Are Now Open for the City’s Executive Education and Training Grants Programs for Local Media and Entertainment Companies.
A monthly newsletter: competitions, call for entries, contests, jobs, casting calls, auditions
Film and Television production resources
The Official Website of the magazine dedicated to independent filmmaking
Movie Makers Hands on Page
The art and business of making movies
Provides streaming films and videos and links to sell videos and DVD
Women Make Movies
Established in 1972 to address the under representation and misrepresentation of women in the media industry, Women Make Movies is a multicultural, multiracial, non-profit media arts organization which facilitates the production, promotion, distribution and exhibition of independent films and videotapes by and about women.
Video Data Bank
Founded at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago(SAIC) in 1976 at the inception of the media arts movement, the Video Data Bank (VDB) is a leading resource in the United States for video by and about contemporary artists.
Third World Newsreel
Third World Newsreel (TWN) is an alternative media arts organization that fosters the creation, appreciation and dissemination of independent film and video by and about people of color and social justice issues.
Written by Kanarian Kindred, guest blogger
“refusing to accept failure as my final authority”