Helmers ink pact in B.C

Townson, Don
June 2006
Daily Variety;6/13/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 51, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Directors Guild of Canada's British Columbia branch has signed a three-year contract with the Canadian Film & Television Production Association and the Canadian affiliates of the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers, leaving the Union of B.C. Performers as the last major film and television organization yet to settle. The contract includes a three percent wage increase per year, as well as a 0.5 percent fringe increase in the second and third year. It will expire in April 2009.


Related Articles

  • AMPTP, casting org pact. McNary, Dave // Daily Variety;9/15/2008, Vol. 300 Issue 49, p2 

    The article reports on a tentative deal between casting directors and associates for a three-year contract with studios and networks, according to the Alliance of Motion Pictures and Television Producers. The contract was made following three days of negotiations with representatives for...

  • SAG board approves TV toon contract. Brodesser, Claude // Daily Variety;8/1/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 20, p4 

    Reports that the national board of the Screen Actors Guild has ratified a television animation contract with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers. Terms of the agreement; Factors that led to the approval of the contract; Benefits of the agreement for parties concerned.

  • MembershipFirst chimes in. Salomon, Andrew // Hollywood Reporter;1/23/2009, Vol. 408 Issue 14, p42 

    The article offers information on the support given by the MembershipFirst, a faction group of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG), to Doug Allen's request for the Alliance of the Motion Picture and Television Producers' (AMPTP) offer for a new television (TV) and film contract in New York. The group...

  • Hollywood Board Urges SAG to Send Contract to Members. Salomon, Andrew // Back Stage (1946-5440);3/12/2009, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p2 

    The article reports that a divided Hollywood board of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) has asked guild leaders to send without a recommendation, the final contract offer from movie and television producers to SAG members for their vote. The move, backed by Membership First, was previously rejected...

  • Alliance, WGAE Still at Odds Over Pact.  // Back Stage;10/31/97, Vol. 38 Issue 44, p3 

    Focuses on the contract talks between the leaders of the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) and WGA East held October 14, 1997 at Los Angeles, California. Results of the talks; Conflict between the AMPTP and the WGA East; Details on the exchange of letters between...

  • War of the Words. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;7/23/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 29, p2 

    The article discusses the square off over contract renewal between TV writers and producers. It reports on the problems and difficulties faced by the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers and the Writers Guild of America over how to determine compensation for scribes on content...

  • AFTRA's Proposed New-Media Covered-Performer Clause. Shimerman, Armin // Back Stage East;7/3/2008, Vol. 49 Issue 27, p8 

    The article informs that one of the most discussed elements of the recent contract negotiations between the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers is union jurisdiction in new media. Under the proposed contract, any...

  • SAG members decry extension. Hiestand, Jesse // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;3/2/2004, Vol. 382 Issue 42, p8 

    A group of Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Hollywood board members who oppose the recently negotiated one-year TV/theatrical contract extension have stepped up their attack by encouraging the general membership to vote against the proposal in order to force negotiators to rush through a new deal. The...

  • SAG, AMPTP Slouch Toward A Contract. Armbrust, Roger // Back Stage;06/15/2001, Vol. 42 Issue 24, p3 

    Focuses on the status of the film and television (TV) contract negotiations among the Screen Actors Guild (SAG), the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers. Information on the film and TV pact approved by the Writers Guild...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics