"I am disturbed by the increasing number of projects which are under, or even un-funded. Because performers keep the arts world going by their love of what they do, with disregard for payment, it is increasingly difficult for people to make ends meet - particularly young people embarking on a difficult profession. Please protect those incomes they have a right to. "Tim Pigott-Smith

Supporters Messages

  • "I entirely support this movement and wish to contribute in its endeavour." Rajendra Kumar Deerpaul
  • "Thank you for finally addressing such a serious issue. " Jessica Goyder
  • "Musicians should get just rewards for their work" Pete Smith
  • "I'ma writer and photographer. It's never been easy to make a decent living; I can cope with that if I can survive and do what I love. But these parasites are making it harder and harder for any of us to make a living at all. Do we really want a world in which only independently wealthy and retired people can afford to devote themselves to creative pursuits?" Jon Sparks


In 2011 the core UK film industry contributed over £4.6 billion to UK GDP and over £1.3 billion to the Exchequer(Source: Oxford Economics, the Economic Impact of the UK Film Industry 2012)

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