• Meeting Report from the EuroFIA Hamburg (June 11-13, 2019)

    The EuroFIA group was received in Hamburg in June by its four German affiliates: GDBA; VdO; BFFS and ver.di who extended a warm welcome to delegates.

  • Now online : the new FIA Dance Passport !

    The Union Solidarity Network for Dancers Abroad is being relaunched and specific resources are now accessible online on a dedicated website



  • FIA History

    Explore unique archive material and discover the most meaningful moments in the history of our federation in our new website section.



  • 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."

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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