TEXAS INCENTIVES—HOW TO GET A PIECE OF THE PIE!
Discover the ins & outs of the TX Moving Image Industry Incentive Program & building the biz in Texas.
Join this open forum for producers, directors, actors and crew. Learn about the new incentives for growing work in Film, Commercial Advertising, Corporate Film, Video Gaming, & New Media. Find out how the new incentives have impacted Texas production, who’s using the incentives, and how home grown creativity can benefit from the new program.
When: Sunday, July 12, 2009
It's summer! Time to kick back with colleagues and catch up on what you've missed. Join DFW members at Hector’s on Henderson and find out what's changing about the industry and who's who. Enjoy free valet parking and great appetizers. Mix business with pleasure.
When: Thursday, June 18
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Where: Hector's on Henderson
2929 Henderson Avenue (just east of I-75)
Dallas, TX 75206
TX Film Incentives Passed and Funded – TXMPA Keeps the Pros Connected!
All pros in film, video, interactive and video game production understand the importance of the professional talent in bringing business to Texas. Make sure your voice is heard. Join TXMPA www.txmpa.org and attend the North Texas regional caucus to elect the new TXMPA representatives.
The Austin Conservatory Script to Screen Team presents “Shady Creek” by Russell Gilwee. This LIVE read before an industry audience is the second in a series of professional script presentations for the Conservatory.
“The Script to Screen program is the perfect showcase for area members and a great opportunity for members to network with fellow creatives and potential employers,” says Pamela Weaver, Chair of the Conservatory.
Dear Dallas/Ft. Worth Branch Members,
ATTENTION SAG MEMBERS
COMMERCIALS CONTRACTS MEETING
MONDAY, MAY 11, 11:30 a.m.
Attend the SAG/AFTRA joint member education and informational meeting in Dallas to learn more about the tentative agreement to the television and radio commercials contracts.
Hear about the proposed agreement and participate in the question and answer session. Ballots will be mailed soon. Make your vote count and make an educated vote.
Tribute to Brian Cox at the USA Film Festival
SAG Members attend for Free
The USA Film Festival is pleased to extend an open invitation to SAG members to attend their Tribute Program to Emmy Award-winning actor, Brian Cox. Mr. Cox will be present at the screening of his feature film The Escapist on Friday, May 1, and members are invited to attend as guests.
When: May 1, 2009, 7 p.m.
(Please arrive by 6:30 p.m. to pick up your pre-reserved tickets.)
Where: Angelika Film Center Dallas
The Arkansas AFL-CIO will be holding a rally outside Senator Lincoln’s office in Little Rock (912 West 4th Street) on Monday, April 6, from 9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. The Senator will be meeting with members from the labor community on Monday to discuss the Employee Free Choice Act. Our help is needed to show support for this important measure for labor and for you as a Guild member. Signs will be provided. If you have any questions or need further information, contact the state AFL-CIO office at (501) 375-9101 or email@example.com
Indie people don't wait for the projects to come to them . . . they create!
Join industry experts for an informative session of supporting your creative vision while using professional talent. From Shorts to Ultra Low, to Full Features, to Webisodes or New Media and Gaming . . . SAG has a contract that can help improve your creation by broadening your talent pool. Bring your ideas and your questions.
When: Sunday, April 5, 2009
Where: Picture Box Studio
701 Tillery, Suite A-7
Austin, Texas 78702