THE WIFT-AT WAVE AWARDS
Do you know a remarkable, inspiring, talented woman or gender-diverse person in the film industry? Now is the time to recognize their contributions with a WIFT-AT WAVE Award nomination!
WAVE Awards celebrate:
- Contributions and accomplishments
- Emerging talent
- Vision and leadership
- Outstanding behind-the-scenes support
The WAVE Awards will be presented on Saturday, March 25, 2023 at the WIFT-AT Making Waves conference.
A nomination submission must include the following:
• A nomination pitch write-up (maximum 500 words)
This document should convincingly detail why your nominee should be recognized by WIFT-AT. Consider any volunteer work, awards, and achievements you feel the person should be recognized for.
• A résumé and/or filmography of the nominee.
• Contact information for both yourself and the nominee.
• One letter of recommendation from an industry professional. (Optional: An additional letter of support. No more than two letters of support per nomination please.)
There is no limit on the number of nominations submitted by any one person. If you have previously submitted a nomination that was not selected, please consider resubmitting.
All nominations are kept confidential, and there is a new selection committee each year.
All nominations must be received by email to email@example.com (subject line: WAVE nominee) by January 30 at 11:59pm AST.
Questions about the nomination process? Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Previous WAVE Recipients
2022: Koumbie, Laura Mackenzie, Jennifer Hawley
2021: Gia Milani, Liesl Mulholland, Ariella Pahlke
2020: Debi Jonatanson, Kristin Arason, Kimberlee McTaggart, and Deanne Foley
2019: Juanita Peters, Teresa MacInnes, and Ruth Lawrence
2018: Janet Hawkwood, Rachel Bower, and Terry Greenlaw
2017: Ann Bernier, Christine McLean, Donna Davies
2016: Lara Cassidy, Annette Clarke, and Dominique Gusset
2015: Catherine Martin, Renee Laprise and Marlene Cahill
2014: Barbara Doran, Noreen Golfman and Linda Wood
2013: Lisa Rose Snow, Angie Kokic, and Louise Lalonde
2012: Jennice Ripley, Sylvia Hamilton, and Jan Miller
2011: Jean Smith, Ann Verrall, Cheryl Wagner, and Cat LeBlanc