CLI Resources


Creative Labor Initiative Resources provides a growing archive of links to labor organizations and other resources worldwide.


Writer Organizations

NUJ (National Union of Journalists)

WGA East (Writers Guild of America-East)

WGA West (Writers Guild of America-West)


Director Organizations

DGA (Directors Guild of America)


Cinematographer Organizations

AOC (The Association of Camera Operators)

ASC (The American Society of Cinematographers)

British Society of Cinematographers

GBCT (Guild of British Camera Technicians)

GTC (Guild of Television Cameramen)

IMAGO (European Federation of Cinematographers)

International Cinematographers Guild

SOC (Society of Camera Operators)

Steadicam Guild


Editor Organizations

American Cinema Editors

Australian Screen Editors Guild

AEA Austrian Association of Film and Video Editors

BFS German Association of Film Editors

Canadian Cinema Editors Guild

GBFTE (Guild of British Film and Television Editors)

Motion Picture Editors Guild

NCE Netherlands Association of Cinema Guild

PSM Polish Association of Editors

SSFV Swiss Film and Video Association


VFX and Animation Organizations

The Animation Guild

IATSE Animation Guild

VES (Visual Effects Society)


Video Game Developer Organizations

EGDF (European Games Developer Federation)

IGDA (International Game Developers Association)

TIGA (The Independent Game Developer Association in UK)

WIGI (Women in Games International)


Talent Organizations

Guild of Stunt and Action Co-ordinators

SAG-AFTRA (Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists)


Producer Organizations

AMPTP (Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers)


TV and Broadcast Labor Organizations

NABET (National Association of Broadcast Employees)


Radio Labor Organizations

AIR (The Association of Independents in Radio)


Gender and Diversity in Media Organizations

Alliance for Women in Media

Women in Film and Television


Musician and Sound Technician Organizations

American Association of Independent Music

Australian Independent Records Association

Canadian Independent Music Association

Cinema Audio Society

Motion Picture Sound Editors


Intern Labor Organizations

Interns Anonymous

Intern Aware

Interns Labor Rights



General Media Labor Organizations

BFDG (British Film Designers Guild)

BECTU (Broadcasting, Entertainment, Cinematograph and Theatre Union)

Cinemasters of Great Britain

GLM (Guild of Location Managers)

IATSE (International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees)

Association of Film Commissioners International

Free Speech Coalition

IFTA (Independent Film and Television Alliance)

NASMAH (National Association of Screen Make-Up Artists and Hairdressers)

Screen Craft Rights


SMPTE (Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers)

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