Guides & Resources
Guild or Unions
Writers Guild Of America, East
The Writers Guild of America, East, AFL-CIO, is a labor union representing writers in motion pictures, television, digital media, and broadcast news. The WGAE conducts programs, seminars, and events on issues of interest to, and on behalf of, writers. In addition, it represents writers’ interests on the legislative level.
The Writers Guild Of Great Britain
The Writers’ Guild of Great Britain is the trade union representing writers in TV, radio, theatre, books, poetry, film, online and video games.In TV, film, radio and theatre, the Guild
National Writers Union
The NWU works to advance the economic and working conditions of all writers.  Our members also directly benefit from the many valuable services the Union offers—including grievance assi
The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, Its Territories and Canada was founded in 1893 when
Sag - Aftra - One Union
SAG-AFTRA represents more than 165,000 actors, announcers, broadcasters journalists, dancers, DJs, news writers, news editors, program hosts, puppeteers, recording artists, singers, stu
Directors Guild Of America
The Directors Guild of America is a labor organization that represents the creative and economic rights of directors and members of the directorial team working in film, television, com
Dedicated to nurturing new screenwriting talent through its annual screenwriting contest, retreat and fellowship. These programs are aimed at writers with a high level of craft who are
Australian Writers Guild
If you are serious about becoming a writer it is essential that you join the Australian Writers' Guild – to increase your bargaining power and to give you access to industry informa
American Film Institute (afi)
AFI is a national institute providing leadership in screen education and the recognition and celebration of excellence in the art of film, television and digital media. 
Film Writers' Association, Mumbai
The Film Writers Association (FWA) is a registered Trade Union of the Writers who write for the Films/TV. They could be story writers, dialogue writers, lyrics writers, scriptwriters, poets etc. Novelists and authors who are diversifying into the films, are also members of the FWA.