Navigating The Unions Panel Photo Gallery

On April 27th, 2018 Women In Media hosted Networking and Nibbles + panel with guild and union representatives to demystify and clarify myths and misinformation about getting into the film unions and their roles for members. The event was for those interested in joining as well as current members who wanted to learn more about the power and protection of collective bargaining. It was moderated by Women In Media President, Priya Sopori.

Panelists included Xiomara Comrie, The International Cinematographers Guild Local 600 National Diversity Officer; Jessica Pratt Field Representative Local 700 Editor’s Guild; Jillian Arnold Vice President Local 695 – Sound, Video Engineering, and Projection; Jane Krueger Delegate Local 728 Set lighting technicians; Regina Ainsworth DGA Latino Committee, Co-ordinator of the DGA Women’s Steering Committee, Proposals Sub-Committee, and former Labor Relations Executive with Warner Bros. Television; MaryKay Grant Assistant Business Representative Local 80 Grips.

Many thanks to our sponsors: Greenberg Glusker Law Firm, Zeiss Lenses, Ving Vodka, and Canon Camera.

Photos by Ashly Covington

Photos by Mario Jennings

Photos by Tema Staig