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Free Seminar Navigating SAG-AFTRA Contracts

Learning how to navigate the process of working with SAG-AFTRA  talent. 

This event has been rescheduled to March 3.  Event registration is closed. An additional event will be added at a later date. 

Please email: danamichael85 to receive information about the next workshop date.

Are you an Independent filmmaker who is unsure how to navigate your way through the union contracts? Already want to use union actors in your film and are unsure how to begin or are you questioning whether it will benefit you to employ SAG-AFTRA talent for your production?

This workshop will include:

-Which contract is best for your project

-Descriptions of the most often used indie contracts: Ultra Low Budget

agreements, Low Budget Agreements, Student Film Agreements, New Media

Contracts, Short Film Agreements, Modified Low-Budget, Experimental, and Limited Exhibition.

-What is the daily rate for a SAG-AFTRA actor?

-What is deferred pay and when is this applicable?

-What is the signatory process and how long will it take?

-Producing you own film (for actors).

-Benefits of working with union actors.

-Using Union and non-union together?

Session Leader: Philadelphia Local Executive Director, Stephen Leshinski

Workshop Fee: FREE and open to the public 

Presented in partnership with PIFVA 

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