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SOUTHWEST ALTERNATE MEDIA PROJECT

Houston’s premier creative resource for filmmakers and film lovers since 1977

FEATURED EVENT

The Houston Entertainment Organization Leaders are coming together to enjoy an end of year holiday celebration. We will provide a space for our members to mingle and promote their amazingly diverse talents in our creative community. We are excited to connect and network with those who support the gr
When
Dec 08, 2023, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Where
Houston,
4010 Canal St, Houston, TX 77003, USA

SWAMP is a Texas-based media arts organization committed to the film and video art of this region, the artists producing independent images, and to the cultivation of an engaged audience. It is vital to the intellectual and cultural development of any community to have the ability and resources to create its own artistic vision. In order to cultivate a climate for media representation of this region, SWAMP supports the tradition of artists who express their visions through film and new media. SWAMP encourages development of audiences who seek out artistic voices that reflect, celebrate, and examine the cultural, social, and political diversity of their localities.

Become a SWAMP Volunteer

The Southwest Alternate Media Project, Inc. (SWAMP) was founded in 1977 with the vision that executive level volunteers, student volunteers, youth volunteers, film enthusiast volunteers ALL VOLUNTEERS would be the engine that made the “Project” work.  Dominique de Menil was the founding promoter of this media project, in collaboration with James Blue who believed that media would one day be the voice for the voiceless.  Today we continue with that same vision, and we depend on believers and activists like you to contribute to our work.  Yes, the Southwest Alternate Media Project is run by volunteers like you.

SUPPORT SWAMP

Join Us

Become a member and start enjoying benefits such as members-only events with industry professionals, discounts on equipment rental and workshops, and much more!

Volunteer

SWAMP was founded and continues with the support of volunteers. Please consider donating your time to us to help us in our mission to support local filmmakers.

Donate

Donations are the foundation of what makes SWAMP run. Donate now to help us support continuing professional development and educational programs for people of all ages.

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