ARTICLE C7 - TELEVISION MAGAZINE SHOWS

ARTICLE C7 - TELEVISION MAGAZINE SHOWS
 
Writers of Television Magazine shows shall be paid at least the following minimum Script Fees (based on the broadcast length of Program):

(the following rates do not include research)

C701 Program Writer (Based on Broadcast length of Program)
  Budget
under
$35,000
Budget
under
$35,000
Budget -
$35,000
to
$50,000
Budget -
$35,000
to
$50,000
  2000 2001/02 2000 2001/02
15 minutes or less 584 608 834 867
30 minutes or less 1,167 1,214 1,669 1,735
60 minutes or less 2,336 2,429 3,337 3,471
90 minutes or less 3,505 3,645 5,006 5,206
120 minutes or less 4,672 4,859 6,674 6,941
Over 120 minutes Calculated on the length of
the program and based on
the 30 minute rate


  Budget -
$50,000
to
$70,000
Budget -
$50,000
to
$70,000
Budget -
$70,000
to
$100,000
Budget -
$70,000
to
$100,000
  2000 2001/02 2000 2001/02
15 minutes or less 1,001 1,041 1,175 1,222
30 minutes or less 2,002 2,082 2,344 2,437
60 minutes or less 4,005 4,165 4,681 4,868
90 minutes or less 6,007 6,247 7,023 7,304
120 minutes or less 8,009 8,330 9,373 9,748
Over 120 minutes Calculated on the length of
the program and based on
the 30 minute rate


  Budget
over
$100,000
Budget
over
$100,000
  2000 2001/02
15 minutes or less 1,293 1,344
30 minutes or less 2,593 2,697
60 minutes or less 5,180 5,387
90 minutes or less 7,766 8,077
120 minutes or less 10,372 10,787
Over 120 minutes Calculated on the length of
the program and based on
the 30 minute rate
 
C702 Program Writer - Weekly rate for a maximum of five (5) thirty-minute programs per week
2000 2001/02
2,894 3,010
 
C703 Contributing Writer

For each item:

  Budget
under
$35,000
Budget
under
$35,000
Budget -
$35,000
to
$50,000
Budget -
$35,000
to
$50,000
  2000 2001/02 2000 2001/02
3 minutes or less 194 202 233 243
Each additional minute 78 81 106 110


  Budget -
$50,000
to
$70,000
Budget -
$50,000
to
$70,000
Budget -
$70,000
to
$100,000
Budget -
$70,000
to
$100,000
  2000 2001/02 2000 2001/02
3 minutes or less 300 312 356 371
Each additional minute 111 116 122 127


  Budget
over
$100,000
Budget
over
$100,000
  2000 2001/02
3 minutes or less 467 485
Each additional minute 139 145
 
C704 Continuity Writer
For up to five (5) minutes of continuity writing per half hour of broadcast:
Budget 2000 2001/02
under $35,000 611 636
$35,000 to $50,000 696 723
$50,000 to $70,000 867 902
$70,000 to $100,000 907 943
over $100,000 994 1,033
 
C705 A Television Magazine Script may be contracted:
  1. as an existing Script;
  2. as a complete Script with or without right of termination;
  3. as the following single elements or components of a Script: Polish, Rewrite.
 
C706 When the Producer contracts for a complete Television Magazine Script with or without the right of termination:
  1. not based on Script Material contracted under this Agreement; or
  2. based on Script Material contracted under this Agreement which is provided by the Producer to the Writer at the time of contracting and from which the Writer is required to provide an Outline,

    the Script Fee shall be paid as follows:

    1. on signing of the contract
    2. on delivery of the Outline
    3. on delivery of the First Draft Script
    4. on delivery of the Second Draft Script
    20%
    20%
    40%
    20%
 
C707 When the Producer contracts for a single element or component of a Television Script, the Script Fee shall be allocated and paid as follows:
  1. on signing of the contract
  2. on delivery of the material
25%
75%
 
C708 For Magazine Format Programs, the Production Fee shall be calculated as follows:
If the Budget is: The Production Fee payable is the following percentage of the Production Fee as calculated in Article C1004
Below $35,000 35%
$35,000 to $50,000 40%
$50,000 to $70,000 43%
$70,000 to $100,000 47%
Over $100,000 50%

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