The audiovisual industry was paralyzed due to actors union strike (SAG-AFTRA) and writers union (WGA). but It doesn’t stop Taylor Swift who is about to release a film in the United States.
Actors and scriptwriters were forced to go on strike paralyze filming and postpone premieres in movies and series. However, they recently reached a agreement about the premiere of “The Eras Tour” the film is about Swift’s latest tour.
Hollywood unions support Taylor Swift’s premiere
Because of everything that happened to Shutting down Hollywood the month of October has almost no premieres. But, the film “The Eras Tour” featuring concert recordings from Taylor Swift’s current tour, dated premiere for October 13.
With all its tickets sold out before the premiere, the film about the grand tour of the American singer managed to attract a lot of attention. But the strange thing is that Taylor Swift is affiliated with the actors union (SAG-AFTRA), because of the videos and documentaries she starred in..
Faced with it, enter the doubts whether at the premiere of “The Eras Tour” Swift began to follow the rules of the union which prevents actors from promoting their work while the strike is active. That’s why, Places called Duncan Crabtree-Ireland chief negotiator of the actors union (SAG-AFTRA) came out to clarify the situation.
According to SAG-AFTRA leader Crabtree-Ireland, The union agreed to provide certain products that meet certain requirements. Basically, that they have no relationship with any of the 350 major production companies they are protesting against.
This means that the independent productions or rare cases like “The Eras Tour” which is made of Taylor Swift Productions, can be released despite the strike.
According to Deadline, Duncan Crabtree-Ireland said that Taylor and his team approached the union to discuss it. THERE They discussed the requirements and reached an agreement for the premiere of “The Eras Tour”. Duncan assured from SAG-AFTRA “excited for everyone to see it”.