IATSE Local 891 was chartered in 1962. With a membership in excess of 5,000, IATSE Local 891 is the largest IATSE local in Canada representing technical, artistic, and allied crafts in British Columbia and the Yukon.
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Recent News

Members of IATSE 891 contribute to Supernatural's $509.2 million spend in BC

A just released report spells out the huge positive economic impact of 11 seasons of made-in-BC Supernatural. News Release PDF

(POSTED 2016-05-25)

Artistry and creativity of IATSE 891 members attracts 58 Leo Award nominations!

This just in: 54 Professional Artists and Technicians from IATSE 891 earn a total of 58 Leo Award nominations in a variety of crafts and genres! [List of nominations]

(POSTED 2016-05-05)

Strong production levels add to importance of exemplary conduct on location

The BC motion picture unions and guilds endorse a statement from industry stakeholders on the importance of maintaining impeccable conduct while working on location. [Details] (more)

(POSTED 2016-04-21)

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Upcoming Events

Actsafe - Aerial Platform

May 28, 2016

Experienced & Inexperienced Register at www.actsafe.ca Fall Protection Course is also required to operate an Aerial Platform in the motion picture industry

Motion Picture Industry Orientation 2-Day Course

May 28, 2016

VFS. May 28 and 29. 10-5p.m. Cost $160.

MPIOC - 2-day course

May 28, 2016

Capilano University, May 28/29, 10-4p.m. $175.00

Actsafe - Firearm Safety Level 1

June 12, 2016

9:00-5:00 Introduction to Firearm Safety in the entertainment industry - Register at www.actsafe.ca

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