AVAudiovisual Division

Chief Executive Officer's Letter


 

September 28, 2018


Dear Participant,

The AFM & SAG-AFTRA Intellectual Property Rights Distribution Fund (“Fund”) is pleased to forward the enclosed royalties collected on your behalf. These royalties represent revenues from the Fund’s audiovisual agreements with AIE (the Spanish rights collective) and GWFF (the German rights collective), and cover the use of both licensed sound recordings and original underscores in audiovisual works in those territories.  The Fund distributes these audiovisual royalties to both the featured and non-featured performers whose musical performances are contained in the audiovisual works.

This distribution includes royalties payable for music contained in a motion picture or television film broadcast on Spanish and/or German television; music contained in a motion picture or television film exhibited in cinema in Spain and/or Germany; and Private Copy audiovisual royalties from Germany.


Financial Summary

  2018      2017     
Contributions Available for Distribution $5,314,266 $3,225,818
Interest Income 1,469 296
Less: Operating Expenses -924,614 ‐443,829
         Omissions Reserve -1,469 ‐296
Total Distribution $4,389,652 $2,781,989

 

QUESTIONS? Please contact us at info@afmsagaftrafund.org or 818‐255‐7980, Ext. 411, or log
in to your account on the Fund’s website at www.afmsagaftrafund.org for more information.

Best wishes and continued success,

Stefanie Taub
Chief Executive Officer




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