MOME and NYFA announed the 89 projects, led by female-identifying creatives, that will receive finishing grants in the third round of the NYC Women’s Fund for Media, Music and Theatre.
The $2 million awarded in this round brings the grand total of funding to $5.5 million, allocated to a total of 246 recipients.
Applications for the 4th Annual NYC Public School Film Festival are open now through Friday, March 25, 2022. The NYC Public School Film Festival, which honors the diversity of student voices, is presented by MOME and the DOE.
For full rule and regulation information, please go to filmfreeway.com/NYCPublicSchoolFilmFestival.
Mayor Adams unveiled multiple new members of his economic development team - which will be led by Deputy Mayor for Economic and Workforce Development Maria Torres-Springer. Anne del Castillo will continue to serve as commissioner of the NYC Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment. Read more about NYC's economic development team here.
MOME's groundbreaking study details specifics on the digital gaming sector's significance and contribution to NYC's economy. Major findings of the report conclude that in 2020 the industry supported 7,600 jobs, $762 million in wages, and $2 billion in economic output. Read the report here.