SAG-AFTRA Low Budget Agreements Seminar

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SAG-AFTRA Low Budget Agreements Seminar
11/08/2015 10:00pm

Wisconsin SAG-AFTRA Members:

The following announcement was sent to local filmmakers inviting them to attend a seminar on SAG-AFTRA’s Low Budget Agreements. We would like to extend the invitation to all Wisconsin SAG-AFTRA members in good standing as well. This is a great networking opportunity to meet filmmakers who may be interested in working with you! 

If there is a filmmaker that you would like invited to the seminar, please send the contact information to Kathy Byrne at

If you plan to attend, please RSVP to Kathy.

How to Work with Professional Performers on your Ultra Low Budget Feature Films and Short Films

Learn how to how you can cast SAG-AFTRA performers in your projects! This workshop will show how you can afford to use professional actors in your low budget feature film and shorts.
Kathy Byrne, Director of TV/Theatrical, SAG-AFTRA Chicago Local, will show you that there’s a contract for every budget level. Did you know that feature films made for under $250,000 are covered under the SAG-AFTRA Ultra Low Budget Agreement? Find out how easy it is to work with this contract. Learn about the simple agreements allowing filmmakers to use professional actors in short films and webisodes as well. If you've ever wanted to work with SAG-AFTRA actors, don’t miss this free event.

When: 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 8

Where: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Mitchell Hall, Room B91 
Milwaukee, WI
(Mitchell Hall is the large building on the NW corner of Downer & Kenwood.) 

Free street parking or pay to park at the UWM Union parking structure.

SPACE IS LIMITED! Please RSVP by Friday, Nov. 6 to Kathy Byrne at Questions? (312) 867-5508.