British screen industry launches guidelines about harassment

BAFTA and the British Film Institute on Wednesday issued the first set of guidelines to tackle harassment and bullying in the screen industries.

In response to what they referred to as "urgent and systemic issues revealed over the past months," the partnership put forward eight key principles in consultation with organizations, employees and freelance workers across the entertainment sector. The guidelines outline a zero-tolerance policy toward abuse and promote a more inclusive workplace for employees working within the screen industri...