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The SAG Foundation Short Film Showcase is now accepting short films and webseries – from states East of the Mississippi.


  • 20 minute limit – including credits
  • Project must be produced under a SAG-AFTRA contract
  • No cost to submit
  • Filmmaker must be present at screening


Please send regular DVD – no Blu-Ray, to:

1900 Broadway – 5th Flr.
New York, NY 10023

Start: 06/17/2014 - 2:30am
End: 06/17/2014 - 4:30am

SAG-AFTRA Washington-Mid Atlantic Local welcomes members to join in support of a special SAG-AFTRA sponsored screening of Billy Elliot during the 14th Annual DC Labor FilmFest. 

When: 7:30-9:30 p.m., Monday, June 16, 2014

Where: AFI Theatre
8633 Colesville Rd.
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Start: 06/04/2014 - 4:00pm
End: 06/04/2014 - 8:00pm

SAG-AFTRA members are invited to join other industry professionals at the North Carolina Film Legislative Day. This is not a rally but a time to be active and speak face to face with representatives in an effort to support and grow North Carolina's vibrant film industry.
When: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., Wed., June 4, 2014

Where: North Carolina Museum of History
5 East Edenton St.
Raleigh, NC 27601

Advocate. Educate. Activate.

GIFF 2014

Tickets: Use the code "SAGAFT14" to get a 15 percent discount on event tickets.

Please take note that at the Filmmaker Bootcamp on Friday, May 23, SAG-AFTRA will make a presentation to filmmakers about hiring union talent. For that specific information, please click here: https://gifilmfestival.webconnex.com/bootcamp14

When: 7-9 p.m., Monday, May 19, 2014

Where: The Hilton Hotel in Rockville
1750 Rockville Pike
Rockville, Maryland 20852
(Adjacent to the Twin Brook Metro Station on the Red Line.)

This meeting is only open to paid-up SAG-AFTRA members in good standing. Unfortunately, no guests allowed. Parents/guardians of younger performers under 18 years old are welcome. No RSVP necessary. SAG-AFTRA MEMBERS, PLEASE BRING YOUR MEMBERSHIP CARD (paid through April 30, 2014 or October 31, 2014) FOR ADMITTANCE. 

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