Partner News 02/17/2023

Posted by on February 24, 2023

Check out the latest news and opportunities from our partners!

Film Fatales' Presents Poetic Witness: Developing Documentary Films

Film Fatales


Join Film Fatales on Friday March 3rd  2pm PT / 5pm ET for Poetic Witness, an online workshop about Developing Documentary Films with accomplished filmmakers Dawn Porter (The Lady Bird Diaries), Iliana Sosa (What We Leave Behind) and Lagueria Davis (Black Barbie: A Documentary). Documentary Films are vital to our understanding of the world. Their insight and perspective can open eyes and change hearts. Come hear from successful creators of impactful award-winning films as they discuss how they went from idea to conception. What does it take to make a compelling and truthful slice-of-life documentary and how do you get it seen? Walk with them through their journey and learn what it takes to break the mold. With support from event partners BGDM, Chicana Directors Initiative, Firelight Media, The Gotham, NYWIFT, Women in Entertainment, and Women Make Movies

Click here to RSVP.

Applications open for NBCUniversal Launch's TV Writers Program

NBCUniversal Launch


Applications are open for the NBC TV Writers Program!

NBCUniversal Launch aims to cultivate inclusive storytelling while also discovering and nurturing the next generation of diverse content creators. As one of its signature programs, the NBC TV Writers Program curates, cultivates, and elevates writers from diverse and underrepresented communities and prepares them for substantial careers within the television industry.

Click here to apply.

Applications Open for Half Initiative's Program Assistant Intensive Program

Half Initiative


The Half Initiative Production Assistant (PA) Intensive program provides access to mentorship, education, and job opportunities with Ryan Murphy Productions. The Half Initiative produces a more inclusive entertainment industry by creating equal opportunities for women, BIPOC, LGBTQ people and minorities behind the camera. Applications close February 28th.

Click here to apply. 

TV Academy Adds New Category, Reverses Documentary Campaign Rule

The Hollywood Reporter


The Television Academy on Tuesday announced a new Emmy category as well as a revision of submission guidance for documentaries.

The new category, outstanding emerging media program, will be awarded to “producer(s), company(s), and/or individual(s) responsible for the creation of emerging media programming related to an existing linear television program or series or one that is entirely original. The award recognizes content that is central and fundamental to the work itself and demonstrates creative excellence, elevating the audience’s viewing experience beyond traditional linear programming.”


Read more HERE!

32nd Annual Latina History Day Conference


Courtesy of HOPE Latinas


NALIP is proud to join HOPE Latinas as a Comunidad Partner for their 32nd Annual Latina History Day Conference! The event in Downtown Los Angeles will feature inspiring Latina keynotes and workshops on culture, building wealth, and empowering our careers and communities.


Our followers get 15% off any ticket - use special code NALIP23LHD!


Register HERE!

PaleyFest LA

Courtesy of PaleyFest


Ready for an unforgettable experience? Head to the Dolby Theatre for PaleyFest LA 2023! NALIP is proud to be one of the corporate partners supporting this incredible event from the Paley Center. From March 31st to April 4th, fans will come together with the hottest stars for an extraordinary event. It's going to be a night you won't want to miss!


NALIPsters get 10% off with the code: PFNALIP23!


Click HERE to buy tickets now!