Who We Are

The Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA) promotes, protects, and supports the business of independent film around the world by engaging in advocacy to promote our members business interests, while expanding opportunities for the independent film and television industry worldwide.  

Our membership includes more than 140 members, from 22 countries, representing the entire range of the industry. From independent production and distribution companies, to sales agents and financiers, we ensure that the independent voice is heard throughout the world on the issues that matter.

Our industry is always changing - and the issues impacting our members fluctuate and vary constantly. We are headquartered in Los Angeles, but our leadership is spread around the globe. This worldwide footprint represents our membership and allows IFTA to tackle their shifting needs wherever they are doing business.   

Independents have made some of your favorite movies and the world’s most prominent films - 23 Academy Award® Best Best Picture winners (SOMETHING INTERNATIONAL HERE).  IFTA continues to help our industry create diversity and opportunity in entertainment.