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New Line Cinema Signs AFM Agreement


The AFM announced that New Line Productions, Inc. (New Line Cinema) has signed onto the AFM’s Basic Theatrical Motion Picture Agreement. This agreement sets wages, working conditions, healthcare, and pension contributions for musicians working in film recording, sidelining, and music preparation. The agreement requires theatrical motion pictures produced by New Line Cinema in the US or Canada to be scored in the US or Canada—a positive step in the Federation’s campaign to prevent the offshoring of sound recording work in the film industry. The addition of New Line Cinema as a signatory to the AFM’s Film Agreement will result in additional session work, health, and pension benefits and residual payments for musicians employed in the scoring of motion picture soundtracks.

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