SAVE THE DATE: SAG Foundation Short Film Showcase

When: 7 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 18

Where: TBD

Screening. Q+A w/filmmakers. Networking. Be inspired!

RSVP required. You may make a reservation at about a week before.

SAG Foundation Short Film Showcase is Accepting Submissions for June 

Submission deadline: 5 p.m., Thursday, March 26

Accepting short films and webseries from states and cities EAST of the Mississippi. 

Now accepting electronic submissions. Please send an online link with a password valid for at least 30 days, to:

  • Include the project’s title, the director's name and the SAG-AFTRA production number in the subject line.
  • 20 minute limit, including credits
  • Must be produced under a SAG-AFTRA contract
  • There is no cost involved to submit or attend
  • Filmmaker must be present at screening

You may also send a regular DVD – no Blu-Ray, labeled with the SAG-AFTRA production number, the director’s name, and an email address, to:

SAG Foundation Shorts Showcase
The SAG Foundation
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. 


SAG Foundation NY Salon Seeks Scripts

The SAG Foundation Salon presents staged readings of film and TV scripts, featuring a cast of SAG-AFTRA members. They are interested in well-written film or TV scripts that would appeal to a wide audience.

Writers must be members of one of the performing arts (SAG-AFTRA, AEA, etc.) or affiliated unions (DGA, WGA, etc.), or a recent MFA grad. If the work is a collaboration, then at least one of the writers must be a union member.

Please submit a brief synopsis of your project to You will hear from the SAG Foundation, if they are interested in reading your script.

There is no deadline. They accept submissions on a continual basis. Looking forward to hearing from you!

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