[hollywood] industry websites
Film Industry goodies
Deadline - If you want to work in the industry, you should stay up on the latest news.
Hollywood Reporter - Another industry news option that I use.
The Wrap - Yet another news option. I don't use this, but the whole world does and I should jump on that band wagon.
IMDb - I have a PRO account so I can access more crew information. I use this when trying to find jobs and contacts.
Production Alert - This is my favorite production listings but if you're not in a union, it's expensive. Try it out for a small time frame.
Production Weekly - Similar to Production Alert.
Film & TV Pro - Networking site for industry professionals.
JHRTS - Networking society for anyone who has an assistant level job in the entertainment industry.
Staff Me Up - Great job search tool for the film industry. Find job openings by location. It's mostly Reality TV jobs, FYI.
SAG-AFTRA - Guild for actors
Art Directors Guild - This is the union I'm in. Great resource for all things Production Design.
Cinematographers Guild - If you want to be a DP, check out this union.
Directors Guild of America - Calling all Directors. This is your union.
Writers Guild of America, West - I think this is, like, for Writers? You can also copyright scripts through this site.
Local 44 - Union for Props, Set Decorators, Greens, and Special Effects.
Local 700 - Editors Guild
Local 706 - Hair and Makeup
Local 80 - Union for Grips, Craft Service (FOOD!), and Medics.
Teamsters - Union for Transportation.
Industry Facebook Groups
I Need Art Department - For Production Designers, Set Designers, Illustrators, Graphic Designers, Art Department Coordinators, Art Production Assistant (PA), Set Decorators, Prop Masters
Union Art Department - For all of the above who are in Local 800 or Local 44 unions
Los Angeles/Nashville Singer Songwriters Club - For singer songwriters, duh!
Freelance Film Crew- Los Angeles - Any position on the production crew: lighting, camera, assistant directors, etc.
Los Angeles Film/Television Crew - Same as above
TV Comedy Writers Group - Los Angeles - For people who want to write comedy for television
Costume PAs - Los Angeles - If you want to get started in the costume department on film and television (PA stands for Production Assistant)
Grip & Electric Los Angeles - For lighting in film/tv
#FunnyFolks | Los Angeles - For comedians in Los Angeles