BVEW is a thriving curated collective of creators. We’re based in NY, but we have members all over the world. We make sure their work gets made and seen.
We believe you don’t have to sell your soul to create captivating, innovative work, so we create opportunities, curate resources, and provide education to make sure creators make a living creating. And we’re always creating opportunities to get our community together to have a blast.
Basic member benefits include deals and discounts from partner organizations and vendors, tickets to monthly events in NYC, special event discounts, and tools and resources. BVEW is a collective, so you’ll be notified of all wonderful opportunities that come our way!
Annual special programming includes our Diversity Incentive, Writers Labs held twice a year in inspiring locations like Costa Rica, Film Distribution Lab, and curated application-only programs for creators and producers throughout the year.
If you’re a creator, our membership is ideal for you.
We’re Creators Ourselves!
We produce projects together through our sister company, Big Vision Creative.
Big Vision Empty Wallet was founded in 2010 by Dani Faith Leonard and Alex Cirillo. Their role as the leaders of BVEW has garnered them invitations to speak at film and tv festivals, colleges, a White House roundtable, and entertainment industry think-tanks. In 2013, they were featured as a start-up success story by A&E’s Project Start-Up.