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This message is from the SAG Indie newsletter...
June 4, 2015
Dear Friends and Filmmakers,
There are some changes afoot for filmmakers using SAG-AFTRA's low budget contracts.
Effective July 1, 2015, the minimum rates applicable under the Ultra Low Budget Agreement, the Modified Low Budget Agreement, and the Low Budget Agreement will increase by 25%. Additionally, certain budget thresholds will increase.
New Minimum Rates (effective July 1):
New Budget Thresholds (effective July 1):
In addition, the following incentives will increase:
Updated agreements will be posted to the SAGindie and SAG-AFTRAwebsites by July 1. If you have any questions about how this may affect your film, RSVP to our June 11 filmmaker workshop, or shoot us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org, and we'll be happy to help you out!
-Your friends at SAGindie