103 - John Maher Locations

Updated: May 19


In This Episode…

We discuss a website that has live updates on the stats of the Covid-19 spread, as well as an article by the Hollywood Reporter that claims 120,000 jobs lost since the beginning of the epidemic, and how they are working with production companies to offer 2weeks severance to displaced employees. We also discuss two petitions for Federal Aid. Once for film industry workers, and one for live event industry personnel. We also chat with NYC Location Manager and Studio Owner John Maher. He is on the front lines of holds and cancellations with both his studio and as a location scout. He also spoke with the NYC Mayor's Office about the status of issued permits.


Topics Covid-19 Pandemic, NYC Mayor's Office, Film LA, IATSE Petition, Live Events Petition, Job Losses Guest: John Maher Location Manager & Studio Owner johnmaherlocations@mac.com Covid19 Stats - Live Updates https://ncov2019.live/data Hollywood Reporter Article: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/behind-screen/estimated-120000-iatse-jobs-lost-pandemic-1285229 Petition for Federal Funding for displaced film crew: https://actionnetwork.org/letters/tell-congress-to-include-displaced-workers-in-relief-package Petition for Federal Aid Package for Events Industry. https://www.change.org/p/donald-j-trump-federal-aid-package-for-events-industry

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