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WGAE & Optomen Production Agree To New Three-Year Contract

NEW YORK, NY (JUNE 29, 2015) – The Writers Guild of America, East is pleased to announce it has negotiated a new three-year contract with Optomen Productions, which makes nonfiction programs for cable television networks. Three years ago Optomen became the first nonfiction production company to negotiate a collective bargaining agreement with the WGAE, and […]

WGAE Announces Council Candidates For 2015 Election

NEW YORK, NY (June 16, 2015) – The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) announced today the 2015 nominees for its Council election. Nine council seats will expire this year, six (6) Freelance and three (3) Staff, as well as the offices of President, Vice President and Secretary-Treasurer. The terms for newly elected Council members […]

(June 22) WGA-Brooklyn: OBVIOUS CHILD’s Gillian Robespierre and Elisabeth Holm

Please join WGA-Brooklyn for a conversation with GILLIAN ROBESPIERRE AND ELISABETH HOLM Writers of OBVIOUS CHILD RSVP Monday, June 22, 6:30pm 61 Local 61 Bergen Street (at Smith Street) Cobble Hill, Brooklyn (Adjacent to the F Train Station) Join WGA-Brooklyn for a conversation with Gillian Robespierre and Elisabeth Holm, the team behind last year’s award-winning independent film OBVIOUS […]

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