Hollywood Initiative ‘It Takes Our Village’ Launches To Raise Funds For Film & TV Crewmembers Impacted By Shutdown
A coalition of Hollywood producers, writers and administrators have teamed to launch It Takes Our Village, an initiative to boost funds to assist below-the-line movie and TV crews who’ve fond themselves out out of worl as a result of coronavirus disaster.
Organizers stated donations raised by way of the GoFundMe-based marketing campaign can be distributed to 2 organizations supporting trade crew members: the Movement Image & Tv Fund and The Actors Fund. The nonprofits are working in tandem to arrange and dispense the help, usually $1,000 for a person and probably larger for households.
Producers Bruna Papandrea and Gregg Fienberg spearheaded the group which now contains Molly Allen (Producer), Derek Cianfrance (Director & Author), Lynette Howell Taylor (Founder, 51 Leisure), Jon M. Chu (Director & Producer), Pam Veasey (Author & Showrunner), Kenya Barris (Showrunner & Founder, Khalabo Ink Society), Leslie Linka Glatter (Author & Director), David E. Kelley (Author/Showrunner & Founder, David E. Kelley Productions), Jess Wu Calder (Co-Founder, Snoot Leisure), Mark Ruffalo (Producer & Actor), Stephanie Allain (Founder, Homegrown Footage), Todd Black (Companion, Escape Artists), Dana Fox (Author & Showrunner), Ben Watkins (Author & Showrunner), Steve Hutensky (Producer, Made Up Tales), and Liza Chasin (Producer & Founder, 3dot Productions).
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“The below-the-line crews are the spine of our trade,” stated Made Up Tales founder Papandrea, who teamed with Feinberg after discovering they had been engaged on related initiatives. “They’re our neighborhood – and our neighborhood is in want. This initiative is private to me as I’m a working-class woman who grew up with unions defending my household. I wish to assist present that safety to those that are a significant half in creating tales; the tales which can be offering escapism and luxury to folks around the globe.”
Stated Feinberg: We’re all on this collectively, and it’s in that spirit that we’re combining our forces to get the phrase out on behalf of our crews.”
The fund will assist present assist to manufacturing assistants, coordinators, supervisors, workplace employees, location groups, AD groups, costume groups, hair stylists, make-up artists, artwork departments, prop masters, set decorators, set builders, digicam and sound groups, electrical and grip groups, script supervisors, SFX and post-production, caterers, craft companies and transportation groups, amongst others.