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Apply To The Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective Writers Workshop

The BFC Writers Workshop, a subgroup of the Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective, is now seeking applications for the Fall 2015 season. The collective meets on a monthly basis to workshop its members’ screenplays. We are a community of filmmakers and writers who strive to improve our work by supporting each other. We are looking for passionate, unique […]

Salon Media’s Editorial Staff To Unionize with the Writers Guild of America, East

NEW YORK, NY (JULY 2, 2015) – The editorial staff at Salon Media, Inc., the pioneering digital media outlet founded in 1995, today issued the following letter announcing plans to unionize with the Writers Guild of America, East, AFL-CIO (WGAE): WHY WE’RE ORGANIZING Salon’s editorial staff is unionizing. Here’s why We, the editorial staffers at […]

WGAE & Optomen Production Agree To New Three-Year Contract

NEW YORK, NY (JUNE 29, 2015) – The Writers Guild of America, East is pleased to announce it has negotiated a new three-year contract with Optomen Productions, which makes nonfiction programs for cable television networks. Three years ago Optomen became the first nonfiction production company to negotiate a collective bargaining agreement with the WGAE, and […]

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