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

Motion picture industry supports Downtown Eastside Christmas dinner for 26th year

With the support of hundreds of volunteers, as well as donations of cash and services from the film industry community and local businesses, the Oppenheimer Park Christmas Dinner will serve over 3,000 Christmas lunches to people in need on December 20. Volunteers are still needed. Oppenheimer Park Christmas Dinner

(POSTED 2014-11-14)

New motion picture industry initiative could help save lives

Actsafe has recently launched an affordable Automated External Defibrillator (AED) rental program so that short term film and television projects can have access to equipment that could save the life of someone in cardiac arrest. Actsafe

(POSTED 2014-08-28)

2012-2015 BCCFU Master Agreement (covering IATSE Local 891, IATSE Local 669, and Teamsters Local 155)

read full agreement here.

(POSTED 2014-03-13)

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Upcoming Events

Oppenheimer Park Christmas Dinner

December 20, 2014

Downtown Eastside Christmas celebration and dinner

Actsafe - Motion Picture Safety Awareness

December 21, 2014

1:30-4:30 - General safety course specifically for the film and television industry - Register at www.actsafe.ca

Actsafe - Motion Picture Supervisor Safety

December 21, 2014

1:30-4:30 Supervisor safety training for the Film and Television Industry Register at www.actsafe.ca

IATSE 891 Dispatch office closed

December 22, 2014

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