For 38 years, New York Women in Film & Television has presented the Muse Awards annual gala holiday luncheon celebrating the vision and achievements of women who work in the entertainment industry. Each year, remarkable and accomplished women are honored with this prestigious award. It is NYWIFT's flagship fundraising event — a highlight of the New York City holiday season in the entertainment industry — and is attended by an enthusiastic audience of 1,200 leading executives from every major studio, broadcast and cable network, and film production facility.
This year's honorees include:
Laura Dern, Actor
Amy Emmerich, Chief Content Officer, Refinery29
Judith Light, Actor
Julie Dash, Director (The Nancy Malone Directing Award)
Regina K. Scully, Filmmaker and CEO, Artemis Rising Foundation (Loreen Arbus Changemaker Award)
Alysia Reiner, Actor and Producer (Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment "Made in New York" Award)
Actor and CBS commentator Nancy Giles will emcee.
Join us for the 2017 ceremony:
Date: Thursday, December 14th, 2017
Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Hilton Midtown - Grand Ballroom (1335 Avenue of the Americas)
Join the conversation on Twitter: #nywift | @nywift
NYWIFT programs, screenings and events are supported, in part, by grants from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
Last updated: Nov. 21, 2017