PBS NewsHour

Film and TV workers are on the verge of a strike. Here's why

Clip: 10/14/2021 | 5m 48s | Video has closed captioning.

Tens of thousands of American film industry workers are preparing for a possible strike Monday that could stop production of movies and shows nationwide as The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees union tries to negotiate better working conditions and a larger cut of profits from streaming productions. Judy Woodruff gets the story from Joy Press of the Vanity Fair.

Aired: 10/14/21

Rating: NR

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