Gamechanger provides equity financing to narrative feature films directed by women. We support the unique artistic voices of talented directors who happen to be women, no matter what kinds of stories they choose to tell.
Meet the Directors
Meet the talented directors whose films Gamechanger has financed.
Gamechanger is the first equity fund that exclusively finances narrative features directed by women.
[feature icon="star-o" title="Our Mission" color="1"]Gamechanger aims to shift the huge gender disparity in the film industry and marketplace.[/feature][feature icon="bolt" title="Our Method" color="2"]We provide production financing to the enormous but undervalued talent pool of women directors.[/feature][feature icon="code" title="Our Rationale" color="3"]Gender bias in financing is cited as the foremost obstacle to a woman’s career development in film.[/feature][feature icon="check" title="Effects" color="4"]When a woman is in the director’s chair, there is likely to be a higher proportion of women in all other departments, and female characters on screen are likely to be more multidimensional.[/feature][feature icon="signal" title="Stats - Studio" color="5"]Women comprise 13.5% of DGA membership, 9% of directors of Top 250 grossing films of 2015, and 5% of directors of Top 100 grossing films between 1994-2013.[/feature][feature icon="signal" title="Stats - Indie" color="8"]Women comprise 18% of directors of narrative features at film festivals between 2014-15 and 10% of directors of indie features between 2009-2013.[/feature]
Meet the Team
Gamechanger is managed by award-winning industry veterans with extensive backgrounds in film finance and production, social advocacy, and investor education. Collectively, the group has produced and financed films that have won Oscars® and Spirit Awards, and have premiered at festivals including Sundance, Berlin, SXSW, Cannes, and Toronto.