Have questions about using the New Media agreement on a feature-length movie? Want to know what is and isn’t negotiable under this agreement? Is there a bond? Is there a minimum? What happens if I sign with a VOD or Blu-ray distributor?
It’s understandable that you may not want to attract undue attention from SAG-Aftra before you know the lay of the land. Here’s how to get all your questions answered accurately and discreetly.
1. Make up a fake movie title.
2. Make up a fake name for yourself.
3. Call SAG-Aftra’s New Media department and ask your questions.
Be proud. You’ve sidestepped any problems that might arise from unverified word of mouth by going straight to the horse’s mouth.