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Start: 08/21/2014 - 5:00pm
End: 08/21/2014 - 5:00pm

The SAG Foundation Short Film Showcase is now accepting short films and webseries – from states EAST (not West) 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

You will only be notified if your film has been selected for the screening.  DVDs will not be returned. 

Start: 08/30/2014 - 10:00am
End: 08/30/2014 - 3:00pm

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

Where: American Red Cross Chapter
520 West 49th Street
(between 10th and 11th Avenues)

Appointments are encouraged and can be made by calling (800) RED-CROSS or going to their website at www.redcrossblood.org. Walk-ins are welcome. One donation can save as many as three lives.

Start: 09/06/2014 - 9:30am
End: 09/06/2014 - 9:30am

Join us as we celebrate our union, New York City’s working families, and the New York labor community. 

When: Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014
Meet at assembly location at 9:30 a.m. March begins at 10 a.m.
*Please note that the parade takes place the weekend after Labor Day

Where: Assemble on East 44th Street between Madison and 5th Avenues
Look for the SAG-AFTRA banner.

Start: 09/08/2014 - 12:00am
End: 09/10/2014 - 11:59pm

When: Sept. 8-10
NY Games Conference - Monday, Sept. 8
Digital Music Forum – Tuesday, Sept. 9
Future of Television Forum – Wednesday, Sept. 10

Start: 09/10/2014 - 8:30pm
End: 09/10/2014 - 8:30pm

When: 8:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 10

1900 Broadway, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10023
(Between 63rd and 64th Streets)

SAG-AFTRA LGBT Committee, SAG Foundation and UCLA Williams Institute present a live-streamed town hall Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity Diversity in Entertainment with featured speaker Dan Bucatinsky. Members are invited to attend the live-stream event in person at SAG-AFTRA New York.

Details to Come!

Start: 09/11/2014 - 6:00pm
End: 09/11/2014 - 8:00pm

The only way you can guarantee that you’ll ever book a decent role or get noticed in this industry is to write and produce your own projects! This seminar is designed to show actors, producers and directors how quick and easy it is to create their projects using union talent. Theatrical Business Representatives will walk you through signing SAG-AFTRA short film, low-budget indie, or web-series contracts; from start to finish.

When: 6-8 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 11

Start: 09/22/2014 - 6:00pm
End: 09/22/2014 - 6:00pm

When: 6 p.m., Monday, Sept. 22, 2014

Where: Bruno Walter Auditorium
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center
65th Street & Amsterdam Avenue

How To Attend: FREE Admission, Seating first-come, first-served

This program is produced by Betty Corwin and is made possible by the generous support of Angelina Fiordellisi, Artistic Director, Cherry Lane Theatre.