Upcoming events

    • 28 Sep 2018
    • 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM (PDT)
    • College of the Desert - Cravens Building

    Are you working in Film, television or new media? 

    Then you do not want to miss this special opportunity to learn about working with professional actors, singers, dancers, stunt persons and broadcasters. Come hear experts from SAG-AFTRA speak about working with the union and the various contracts available. SAG-AFTRA Los Angeles Local President Jane Austin will be joined by Executive Director Los Angeles Ilyanne Morden Kichaven and Manager, TV and New Media Jessica Johnson.

    Come join us for breakfast on the campus of COD on Friday, September 28th  from 7:30-9:30 am.  Continental breakfast will be served by the culinary students of College of the Desert.  PSWIFT President, Leanna Bonamici will also be giving you an update on the coming year and the Palm Springs Hospitality Association who helped sponsor this event will be giving an update as well!  

    Friday, September 28, 2018
    7:30 am - 9:30 am

    College of the Desert - Cravens Building
    (enter off of Monterey- Parking in Lot 1 & 2)
    43500 Monterey Avenue
    Palm Desert, CA 92260

    COST: $15 per person if you register on-line

    $20 per person RSVP and Pay at the door.

    Meet the Experts and Learn Industry Secrets

    • SAG-AFTRA membership is a significant rite of passage for every working professional in the media and entertainment industry. Staff will be on hand to show you how to be a more productive member with information that covers everything from an explanation of initiation fees, to the correct way to execute reports and contracts. 


    New Film Studies Program! 

    Did you know about COD's Film Studies program?  Come meet Dr. Kelly Hall, Dean of Social Sciences & Arts, and Head of the Film Studies Program Laurilie Jackson, to hear about the incredible plans available to our students and community.  PSWIFT will be sponsoring COD students to attend our event! 

    College of the Desert Culinary Arts!

    COD has something delicious in store for us with their talented culinary students.  Instructor of Culinary Arts Jeff Azer heads up this incredible department giving students hands-on training to take with them after they complete their degree.  Students ...will be making US breakfast! We are in for an extraordinary treat!

    Thank you to our Sponsor, PSHA! 

    PSHA is a non-profit business association whose focus is to increase tourism in Palm
    Springs while representing the interests of its hospitality members. It provides a voice for restaurateurs, hoteliers, lodging providers, attractions, retail & suppliers who work with the Palm Springs City Government and its Tourism Offices.  The Palm Springs Restaurant Association (PSRA) is represented under the PSHA umbrella.  PSHA is governed by a Board of Directors Elected by the members.

    alm SprinFor more information email or call 760/238-0306

    • 5 Nov 2018
    • 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM (PST)
    • Agua Caliente Casino Resort & Spa

    Join us for our 10th Annual 

    Broken Glass Gala Awards luncheon!

    PSWIFT created the Broken Glass Awards to honor women who have “broken through the glass ceiling” in film, television, the arts and philanthropy to pave the way for others to follow.  Each year the BGA’s honor four or five women who have distinguished themselves as wonderful examples and successful pioneers in our industry.  Over the years we have honored a truly distinguished group of women in our industry and community! 

Palm Springs Women in Film & Television  • 1775 E Palm Canyon Drive, Suite 110-381, •  Palm Springs, California 92264-1623

Tel: 760-238-0306 • Email: • 501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation, Tax ID # 1616628

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