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Social Distance Success: Members Working Through COVID-19

Our community is finding creative ways to keep working during COVID-19. Let us know how you’re adapting your skills right now. Send your stories, photos, and videos to info@ompa.org.   IN THIS POST: Hari Khalsa, Production Coordinator, Sockeye Alicia J. Rose, Director/Editor/Photographer Chris Crever, Owner, Cine Rent West Lily Mehallick, Filmmaker/Actress/Writer Tiffany Lindquist, Rental Coordinator, Gearhead Grip & Electric Sally Spaderna, Koerner Camera Systems Chad Parker, Executive Producer, Always Outdoors Kristina Haddad, Actress/Acting Coach, The […]

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Urgent Action Required: Tell Governor Brown to Prioritize the Media Production Industry

Your industry needs your help. Write to Governor Brown and tell her to prioritize getting the media production industry back to work.

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FINANCIAL RESOURCES FOR CREATIVES & FREELANCERS

UPDATE: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3 NEH Media Projects Development Grants: Opens June 12 NEH Media Projects Production Grants: Opens June 12 iTVS Documentary Film Fund: Opens June 15 UPDATE: WEDNESDAY, MAY 6 Applications for PICA’s Precipice Fund are open as of Monday, May 4 Portland Local SAG-AFTRA members: If you need financial support during this time, contact the Labor’s Community Service Agency today at 503-231-4962. They have funds available to help! Tell them SAG-AFTRA sent you […]

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STAY CONNECTED THROUGH VIRTUAL EVENTS

Added Tuesday, August 18 August 20: ISA Third Thursday, “How to Break Into the Industry” August 20-26: BlackStar Film Festival—an annual celebration of the visual and storytelling traditions of the African diaspora and of global communities of color, showcasing films by Black, Brown and Indigenous people from around the world. August 21: Film Fatales, “Gatekeepers and Gatecrashers: Creators, Showrunners, & Producing Directors September 2: Freelancers Union SPARK, “Diversifying your Income Streams” September 2-12: Venice VR […]

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FREE LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES TO KEEP YOUR SKILLS SHARP

Trying to stay productive in quarantine? Here are several free ways you can make the most of it.

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