Unions & Guilds:

International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE)

IATSE is the largest union representing workers in the entertainment industry. Their members work in all forms of live theater, motion picture and television production, trade shows and exhibitions, television broadcasting, and concerts as well as the equipment and construction shops that support all these areas of the entertainment industry. They represent virtually all the behind the scenes workers in crafts ranging from motion picture animator to theater usher.  SOURCE: IATSE Int’l website

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Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) are now one union representing professional actors and broadcasters.

Atlanta Local Office
Represents members working in both Georgia & South Carolina

Contact Information:
455 E. Paces Ferry Road NE, Suite 334
Atlanta, GA 30305
Tel. (404) 239-0131
Fax (404) 239-0137

Other Helpful Links:

 MPAA State-by-State Statistics on Film and Television’s Economic Contribution

U.S. Department of Labor Minimum Wage Laws

Georgia Film Office