A big heads-up to all you creative women working in film:
Jen Wechsler, the managing director of POWFest, reached out to me (quite a while back, admittedly) to share the news that the annual Portland Oregon Women's Film Festival is accepting submissions for their 2013 outing.
Here's what Jen wanted to convey to any and all interested parties:
The Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival (a.k.a. POWFest) is now accepting entries for its sixth annual festival scheduled to take place March 7 - 10, 2013. The regular deadline for entries is Friday, August 17, 2012. POWFest showcases the art and cinematic contribution of women directors from around the world and seeks to present films that have been directed or co-directed by women; of any length, style, or genre.
Deadlines & Fees Early Bird Deadline: Postmarked by June 20, 2012 ~ $20
Regular Deadline: Postmarked by Friday August 17, 2012 ~ $30
Late Deadline: Postmarked by Friday September 14, 2012 ~ $35 WAB
Extended Deadline: Postmarked by Friday October 5, 2012 ~ $45
For more details regarding the submission process go to www.powfest.com. Filmmakers can also submit via Withoutabox by clicking on this link https://www.withoutabox.com/login/6065.