• Capacity Building in Africa

     "It's about sharing experience to guide other performers' unions from around the world" says Edward Cofie from GAG in Ghana

  • New joint project reaching out to Atypical Workers

    “Organising and representing workers with atypical contracts in the Live Performance and Audiovisual Sectors has become a necessity”

  • A word from Ferne Downey, FIA President

    "Global solidarity must be the bedrock upon which FIA continues to be built. We will campaign to secure the right to freedom of expression for all performers in all countries."

  • The Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performances and You !

    “The Treaty will make a clear difference in the lives of performers by helping us to get paid for use of our work, and giving us more control over our image and performance.” 

Welcome to FIA’s website


The International Federation of Actors (FIA) is a global federation of performers’ trade unions, guilds and professional associations. Founded in 1952, it represents several hundreds of thousands of performers with some 90 member organisations in more than 60 countries around the world.

FIA’s main purpose is to voice the professional interests of actors (in film, television, radio, digital media, theatre and live performance), broadcast professionals, dancers, singers, variety and circus artists and others. 

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FIA World Live Performance Conference 4-6 June 2015

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Ian McKellen - Beijing Treaty

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