Who we are
Women in Film & Television San Antonio is the leading nonprofit membership organization chartered in 2023 for people working in OR PURSUING A CAREER IN the media & entertainment industry in San Antonio, the Hill Country, the Coastal Bend, and South Texas including partners and advocates of the organization.
We are proudly an official chapter of Women in Film & Television International “WIFTI” that is a global network of more than 12,000 members and 70 partners and chapters located on six continents that for more than 50 years has been dedicated to advancing professional development and achievement for women working in all areas of film, video, media, entertainment, and other screen-based media.
We are currently accepting members in WIFT SATX+ who comprise a broad range of professions spanning the entire Media & Entertainment industry. From producers and directors to accountants and lawyers, above the line and below, in front of the camera or behind it, WIFT SATX+ is dedicated to helping women reach their highest level of achievement in television, film, moving-image media, live productions, broadcasting, and more including events, performing arts, media and entertainment.
The WIFT SATX+ mission and programming is dedicated to promoting equity for women in these industries, and we also offer memberships for all people who want to advocate, align with, and support our organization. College students from across the state, individuals with an interest in learning about the industry, partner organizations, and our corporate members comprise our membership and team. It is our mission to build community across the industry while collaborating with other WIFTI chapters and partners and organizations in the region we serve.
We are currently accepting membership applications! Learn more below…
join OUR SATX REGION & GLOBAL COMMUNITY
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Our council of commissioners, professional, and apprentice memberships are for people in the Media & Entertainment* industry who identify as women (she/her) who are located WITHIN OUR REGION (bexar county) and want to support the mission, efforts, and members of Women in Film & Television San Antonio while supporting the growth of the Media & Entertainment industry in the greater San Antonio AREA. the texas+ membership includes the Hill Country, Coastal Bend, South Texas, women located domestically & internationally who want to join our community, and the burgeoning relationship between our SATX region and Monterrey, Mexico.
*Experience working in Media & Entertainment including television, film, video, other screen-based media; broadcast and print journalism; live performance; or, a closely related industry role (ie: entertainment law, publicity, marketing, public relations, event producer); or, studio or production company executive; talent management and representation; served on a board of directors or government or NGO entity related to media and/or entertainment. The Apprentic membership includes students 18 yrs and older. If you are unsure if your profession qualifies for membership or you have other questions, please state that in the application comments section or email: email@example.com
WIFT SATX+ MEMBERSHIPS
Our ADVOCATE and ALLIANCE memberships are for executives, professionals, and creatives located anywhere who want to support the mission, efforts, and members of Women in Film & Television San Antonio (region) and participate in various events and benefits. The WIFT SATX+ memberships are open to individuals of any gender who want to support the growth of the Media & Entertainment industry in the greater San Antonio AREA, Hill Country, Coastal Bend, South Texas, and the burgeoning relationship between our SATX region and Monterrey, Mexico.
THE CELESTIAL AWARDS
San Antonio, Bexar County, the Hill Country, the Coastal Bend and South Texas women know what it means to be brave, dream big, work hard for advancement, shatter glass ceilings and reach for the stars in the big Texas sky. Based in San Antonio and currently in development, The Celestial Awards will premiere in 2024 just in time for awards season to shine a spotlight on Texas women in Media & Entertainment who inspire, achieve, and support our industry community and organization to soar to new heights.
LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR PARTNERSHIP WITH THE BEXAR
THE BEXAR: Social, Studios, Works “where art meets commerce” is a private membership community with spaces, services, and programming at the iconic 110 Broadway building on the capstone corner of downtown San Antonio just steps from the Alamo, River Walk, Hemisfair, Civic Park, Theatre District, Museums, Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, UTSA, San Pedro Creek, world-class hotels, dining, and the Cultural Corridor on Houston Street.