Current Membership Options

Verified membership in at least one of these groups is required for access to Glass Elevator. Please join at least one before registering with Glass Elevator. Use the contact form to suggest a new membership group.


  • Awards: Women nominees or recipients of a Canadian Screen Award
  • Awards: Women nominees or recipients of a Film Independent Spirit Award
  • Awards: Women nominees or recipients of an NAACP Image Award
  • Awards: Women nominees of an Emmy or Oscar
  • Awards: Women recipients of an Emmy or Oscar

Diversity & Inclusion Program Alumni

  • HerLand Mentorship Alumni
  • NBC Female Forward
  • Sundance Women Fellows
  • WIFLA Insight Alumni
  • Women Alumni ABC Disney DGA Directors Program
  • Women Alumni ABC Disney Writing Program
  • Women Alumni The Black List
  • Women Alumni CBS Directing Initiative
  • Women Alumni CBS Writers Program
  • Women Alumni DGA Trainee Program
  • Women Alumni Fox Global Directing Initiative
  • Women Alumni Fox Writers Lab
  • Women Alumni Humanitas New Voices
  • Women Alumni NALIP Latino Writers Lab
  • Women Alumni NBC Late Night Writers Workshop
  • Women Alumni NBC Emerging Director Program
  • Women Alumni NBC Writers on the Verge
  • Women Alumni NHMC TV Writers Program
  • Women Alumni Outfest Screenwriting Lab
  • Women Alumni PGA Diversity Workshop
  • Women Alumni Sundance Episodic Lab
  • Women Alumni Tribeca All Access
  • Women Alumni TV Writer Access Project
  • Women Alumni Universal Writers Program
  • Women Alumni WB Directing Workshop
  • Women Alumni WB Writers Workshop
  • Women Alumni WeScreenplay Diverse Voices
  • Women Alumni WGAW Feature Writer Access Project
  • Women Blackmagic Collective Fellows
  • Women Fellows of the WGF Veterans Writing Project
  • Women in Film Black List Writing Lab

Executive and In House

  • HollywoodWEST member
  • Sisterhood of the Traveling Producers member
  • Who Run the World member
  • Woman Executive and In House
    (any role above assistant at any company rated 1–5,000 on IMDBPro)

Festival Alumni (Dept Heads & Lead Talent)

  • Berlin
  • Cannes
  • Sundance
  • SXSW
  • Telluride
  • Toronto
  • Tribeca
  • Venice


  • SAG-AFTRA women with qualified credits
    members must have either 5 credits as a series regular, guest star, or co-star on network or major cable tv series or 3 studio feature credits in which your character was named


Critics & Journalists

  • Alliance of Women Film Journalists members
  • Female Film Programmers Network members
  • Female Rotten Tomatoes Critics
  • Screens Up Critics members
  • Women Film Critics Circle

Film School Graduates These affiliations grant intro membership to Glass Elevator

  • AFI
  • Art Center
  • Australian Film, TV & Radio
  • Beijing Film Academy
  • Boston University
  • CalArts
  • Centro de Capacitacion
  • Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia
  • Chapman
  • Colorado Film School
  • Columbia University
  • DePaul University
  • Emerson College
  • FAMU Prague
  • Florida State
  • Ghetto Film School
  • HFF Munich
  • Korean Academy of Film Arts
  • La Femis
  • Lodz Film School
  • Loyola Marymount
  • National Film & Television School
  • Norwegian Film School
  • NYU
  • Pratt
  • Rhode Island School of Design
  • Ringling College of Art & Design
  • San Francisco State
  • Savannah College of Art & Design
  • Stanford
  • Syracuse
  • Tel Aviv University
  • UCLA
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • USC
  • UT Austin
  • VGIK
  • Wesleyan


  • WIMPs
  • Women Assistants
    (Assistant at any company rated 1–5,000 on IMDBPro)
  • Women Associate level members of Directors UK
  • Women General or Lifetime members of WIFTA
  • Women WIFLA Associate level members
  • Women members of WIFT Toronto
    (Early & Emerging level)
  • Women Streetlights Alumni