"educating filmmakers one frame at a time"

  • PSWIFT FILMMAKERS LAB is educating women and men who are seeking skills and hands on experience in various departments in the film & television business.
  • DONATIONS allow continued education and to help build careers for women and men who are interested in learning skills by working on actual TV and Film Productions through real-life, hands-on experience. 
  • DONATIONS are 100% tax deductible. 
  • FILMMAKERS LAB, consisting of 98% women, is giving members the opportunity to get the experience needed to  apply for jobs in the entertainment industry.  Jobs like Production Design, Props, Craft Services, Costume Design etc. that help to build real world resume skills. 
  • FILMMAKERS LAB members have produced four short films, a six episode digital series and have a scripted series in development.
  • PSWIFT is not only building a local crew base but they are building careers. 
  • BUILDING CAREERS one frame at a time.

Our Filmmakers Lab members have completed four short films, a talk show Series with more in development. In May 2024, the lab was renamed after it's founder, Kim Waltrip.

Watch the first episode of our Filmmakers Lab talk show PS After Dark, here


Watch our short films on ZPTV on Roku

Must be a member to participate in the Filmmakers Lab

Many of our members are currently working writers, producers, directors, crew etc. and have a tremendous amount of experience. They were mentoring those who are looking to break into the industry or bring their specific talents to our community. 

What better way to learn how to make a film than to go make one?!



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Palm Springs Women in Film & Television 

1775 E Palm Canyon Drive, Suite 110-42, •  Palm Springs, California 92264-1623

Tel: 760-289-5464 • Email: office@pswift.org • 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, Tax ID # 42-1616628

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