Fairness Rocks News Netflix Signs First SAG-AFTRA Contract for Film, TV Productions


Fairness Rocks News Netflix Signs First SAG-AFTRA Contract for Film, TV Productions

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Author: Brian Welk

Date: July 20, 2019

Original Source: The Wrap

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Netflix Signs First SAG-AFTRA Contract for Film, TV Productions

Netflix has signed SAG-AFTRA’s contract for film and TV productions, the first such deal between a streamer and the union.

Previously, the union had been signing productions with Netflix directly — production by production. It now has a term agreement for live-action dramatic productions. The new deal also recognizes performance capture and dubbing as work covered under the traditional agreement, including those of Netflix’s live-action foreign language films and animated motion pictures dubbed into English. The news was announced following the union’s board meeting on Saturday.

Read more: https://www.thewrap.com/sag-aftra-netflix/