• Vote Now On Strike Authorization

    Eligible members may now vote online to approve strike authorization in connection with the ongoing MBA negotiations.

  • Contract 2017 Negotiations

    Listen to this special episode about contract negotiations.

  • Contract Bulletin

    A very prosperous entertainment industry, how writers are faring on the job, and our Pension & Health Plans.

Contact the Guild
Apr 22
The Lost City of Z James Gray Q&A Guild Calendar
WGAW and WGAE and AMPTP Statement on Contract Negotiations Press Room
Information About Strike Authorization Vote Contract 2017

The WGAW Podcast
Chris Roessner

Aaron Fullerton interviews screenwriter/Iraq War Veteran Chris Roessner about his debut feature film on Netflix: Sand Castle.

Political Action Committee

The PAC amplifies the WGAW's voice in Washington on critical debates affecting working writers.

Find out how the WGAW Political Action Committee is helping writers.

The Hotlist: May 2017

A guide to the Web’s most cutting edge New Media content.

101 Best Lists

The 101 Best Lists honor the greatest achievements in screenwriting history.

See if your favorites are on the lists.

Foreign Levies

Foreign levies are fees collected in foreign countries to compensate rights holders.

Is the Guild holding foreign levies for you?

Guild Screenings

  • Monday Apr 17
    8 PM

  • Friday Apr 21
    8 PM

  • Saturday Apr 22
    11 AM

  • Saturday Apr 22
    2 PM

  • Saturday Apr 22
    5 PM

    Q&A with James Gray following the screening.

  • Saturday Apr 22
    9 PM

  • Sunday Apr 23
    11 AM

  • Sunday Apr 23
    2 PM & 8 PM

  • Sunday Apr 23
    5 PM


Credits Forms & Info

Why credits are important and how to protect them

Minimum Basic Agreement

The WGA collective bargaining agreement

Schedule of Minimums

The Guild's schedule of minimum payments

Know Your Rights

What Every Writer Needs to Know

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