55 jobs to go at News Corp

June 4, 2019 #MEAAMedia Featured News Uncategorized

MEAA condemns News Corp Australia’s announcement that it will cut 55 editorial positions from its mastheads around the country, with almost a third of the cuts to be made to Victorian newsrooms.

Ten top tips: Serhat Caradee

June 3, 2019 #MEAAEquity

For actors, working with a director is one of the most important elements of the creative process. Award-winning filmmaker and actor Serhat Caradee offers ten tips to ensure a productive working relationship with your director and impress on set.

Ten Top Tips: Scott Williams

May 28, 2019 #MEAAEquity

Scott Williams, one of London’s foremost and longest standing Meisner Technique teachers, shares his top tips to empower and deepen the work of today’s actor.

Actors’ contracts: Warranties, Indemnities and Pre-Employment Declarations

May 27, 2019 #MEAAEquity News

MEAA Equity is concerned about the rise in non-standard language requiring actors to make or provide unreasonable warranties and indemnities, and the requirement for actors to make pre-employment declarations and disclosures – particularly in relation to television commercials and television programs.

Working together to win

May 22, 2019 #HandsOffOurABC #MakeItAustralian #MEAACrew #MEAAECS #MEAAEquity #MEAAMusic #WithMEAA News

On Saturday, we were hoping to see a government elected that would make it easier for members to bargain collectively to improve their working lives, and that would have a vision for the future of our media, arts and entertainment industries.