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Guild Screenings

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    8 PM

  • Friday Sep 22
    8 PM

  • Saturday Sep 23
    11 AM & 5 PM

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    2 PM

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    5 PM

    Q&A with John Pollono following this screening.

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    8:30 PM


Credits Forms & Info

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Minimum Basic Agreement

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The Guild's schedule of minimum payments

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