• His Second Act

    Fashion maven/writer-director Tom Ford on defying doubters and why, for him, filmmaking is sacred.

  • Guild Screenings Q&A

    Denzel Washington talks about August Wilson’s [i]Fences[/i] on December 16.

  • 2017 WGA Awards Nominations

    See the nominees in TV, New Media, News, Radio, & Promo writing.

  • [i]3rd & Fairfax[/i]

    [i]Deadpool[/i] writers Rhett Reese & Paul Wernick on their friendship and collaboration.

  • Getting Cable—No, the Other Kind

    The Writers Workbench reviews some cables that go beyond basic.

  • Labors of Love

    [i]Written By[/i] finds out how Jeff Nichols found true loving.

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Contact the Guild
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Stacking the Deck: How to Pitch Visually Guild Calendar
Statement in Support of USW Local 1999 President Chuck Jones Press Room
Aaron Sorkin to Receive 2017 Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award Press Room

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Guild Screenings

  • [i]Saturday[/i] [i]Dec[/i] 10
    11 AM

  • [i]Saturday[/i] [i]Dec[/i] 10
    2 PM & 8:30 PM

  • [i]Saturday[/i] [i]Dec[/i] 10
    5 PM

    Q&A with Patrick Massett & John Zinman following the screening.

  • [i]Sunday[/i] [i]Dec[/i] 11
    10:30 AM & 8 PM

  • [i]Sunday[/i] [i]Dec[/i] 11
    1 PM

    Q&A with Mike Mills following the screening.

  • [i]Sunday[/i] [i]Dec[/i] 11
    5 PM

  • [i]Monday[/i] [i]Dec[/i] 12
    7:30 PM

    Q&A with Damien Chazelle following the screening.


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