Do I have to clear the actors in the film clips and still images that I license?

Certain film clip re-use payments may be triggered relative to talent, stunt performers, writers, directors and musicians, depending on when a film was released, in accordance with current guild collective bargaining agreements. Please contact the relevant Guilds to obtain additional information about such payments. You may also want to consider hiring a professional clearance service or clearance professional to assist you with obtaining any additional clearances and making any additional payments that may be necessary:

Screen Actors Guild
Ph: (323) 954-1600

Writers Guild of America, West
Ph: (800) 548-4532

Directors Guild of America
Ph: (800) 421-4173

American Federation of Musicians
Ph: (323) 460-5401
Fx: (323) 461-5409

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