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SACD

rights of writer to collect from Schedule 3, art. 5

SALE OR ASSIGNMENT

defined for purposes of Negotiation Protocol Appendix A
disposition of production by Producer A1113

SAMPLE PAGES

request for A604

SCREEN STORY, see also OUTLINE, TREATMENT

compensation
Television Movie or Mini-Series C303
Television Production other than Movie or Mini-Series C404
Television Script based on C301, C302, C402, C403
contract for
Television Movie or Mini-Series Script based on C308-C310
Television Production other than Movie or Mini-Series C404
Television Script based on C309, C408-C410
credit for A903-A905
definition
Animation productions 213
other productions A246
included in definition of Outline A238
included in definition of Script Material A249
included in definition of Story for compensation purposes A253
Production Fee divided among credited Writers A1109
Script based on B108
Source Material as basis for A252
Treatment deemed to include A260
written by Story Editor A806

SCREENING

request By Writer A304
rough cut A308

SCREENPLAY, see FEATURE FILM

SCRIPT AND SCRIPT MATERIAL

changes to
Animation productions 303
after termination of contract B110(c)
minor changes B110(b)
Writer to be consulted B110(a)
circulation of (shopping) A303(a)
copyright infringement A709
defamation of any person A709
definitions A247, A249, 215
documentary A217, A218, C503
invasion of privacy A709
licensed by Producer B109
originality A709
producer not to require without a contract A601
second Draft
request for Polish B105
revisions to B103
submission of (disclosure) A303(b)
unsolicited A605

SCRIPT FEE see also MINIMUM COMPENSATION; PAYMENTS

additional fees B102
amounts in excess of the minimum B101
Animation productions 109, 214, 301-303
basis for Residual A244
Bible, Concept or Development Proposal B201, B202
Budget, Script Fees included in A205
character used in subsequent program B113(b)
definition A247
drama under $60,000 C501
Excerpts B116
Feature Films C101-C205
license to use Bible for Series B111
New Writers A233, C413, C516
Other Productions D101
Polish included in contract B105
Residuals based on A244
revisions after Second Draft Script B103
rights
Animation productions 802, 803
licensed on payment of A715
not conveyed to Producer until paid A1107
Script changes B110
Script Material licensed by Producer B109
Series based on single Television Script B114
staff writers A106
Story Editor not eligible for after performing Rewrite A805
television
Continuity writing C901-C903
Daily Dramatic Serials C801-C802
Documentary C501-C510
Documentary under $60,000 C501
Documentary under $100,000 C514
Documentary under $150,000 C513
Magazine Format Programs C701-C709
Narration Script for Documentary C515
panel, game and quiz shows C601-C610
production other than Television Movie or Mini-Series C401-C411
Script based on Story by Producer's employee B112
Television Movie or Mini-Series C301-C311
theatrical use of Television Script B115
use of character from one episode for subsequent episode B113(b), (c)
use of material from one episode for subsequent episode B113(a), (c)
waiver of delivery of any stage of writing B106

SCRIPT MATERIAL see SCRIPT AND SCRIPT MATERIAL

SECONDARY USE PAYMENTS

Animation productions 216, 807, 809
definition A708(c)
rights to A708

SECURITY FOR PAYMENT

corporate guarantee option A1003, A1005, A1006
corporate guarantee option denied A1006
dispute over A1001(iii)
Established Producer exemption A1003, A1005
requirement to post A1001

SERIAL see also DAILY DRAMATIC SERIAL

definition A250
Other Productions, reuse of Script Material in D106
use of character from one episode for a subsequent episode B113(b), (c)
use of material from one episode for a subsequent episode B113(a), (c)

SERIES see also BIBLE; CONCEPT; MINI-SERIES; PILOT; STORY; SCREEN STORY

based on single Television Script B114
Budget for C1006
definition A250
Group Writers contracted to collaborate on C412
Other Productions, reuse of Script Material in D106
termination of contract where Bible provided by Writer B111
use of character from one episode for a subsequent episode B113(b), (c)
use of material from one episode for a subsequent episode B113(a), (c)

SHOOTING SCRIPT, DOCUMENTARY

definition A221

SHOPPING

Writer's consent required A303(a)

SHORT FILMS, see OTHER PRODUCTIONS

SHOW WRITER, VARIETY

definition A261

SOCIETE DES AUTEURS DE RADIO, TELEVISION ET CINEMA (SARTEC)

Established producers A1004

SOURCE MATERIAL

as basis of Screen Story A246
definition A252

SPECIALIST

as author of non-dramatic Script A106(c)

SPECULATIVE WRITING

A601, A602, 120

SPONSORED PRODUCTIONS, see OTHER PRODUCTIONS

STATUS OF THE ARTIST ACT

AFPTQ Appendix Q
conflict with this agreement and the Act Appendix Q
credits Appendix Q
future recognition of APFTQ under Appendix Q
script fees Appendix Q
translation of materials Appendix Q
Writer/Regular Employee provisions Appendix Q

STAFF WRITERS

A106

STORY, see also OUTLINE; SCREEN STORY; SCRIPT MATERIAL; TREATMENT

Animation production 217
definition A253

STORY CONSULTANTS AND STORY EDITORS

agreement form Appendix D
Animation productions 202, 601-604
contracts A801, A802, A806
credit A804, A805
deductions from fees A808
definitions A253, A254
fees A803, A805
professional competence of A306
Rewrites A805
staff writer as A106(b)(iii)
Writers Guild as exclusive bargaining agent for A101
writing, rewriting and Polishing A807

STORY EDITORS see STORY CONSULTANTS AND STORY EDITORS

STRIKES see also LOCKOUTS

Negotiation Protocol Appendix A
not allowed during term of Agreement A401

SUBSIDIARY WRITING CREDITS

format of A917
limit to A913, A914

SUCCESSOR PRODUCER

defined for purposes of Negotiation Protocol Appendix A

 

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