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

IATSE 891 members add to Daytime Emmy count with R.L. Stine’s Monsterville

Brian Kane, Debi Lelievre, Todd Masters, and all the Local 891 members that worked with them on "R.L. Stine’s Monsterville Cabinet of Souls", had their outstanding creativity recognized at the Daytime Emmy Awards in Hollywood on May 1. Kane won an Emmy for Best Art Direction, and Lelievre and Masters for Best Make-Up. Congratulations to all winners and their teams. News Release PDF

(POSTED 2016-05-02)

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)

IATSE 891 signs up to help fill empty plates

Just $1 can provide three meals to a hungry Canadian adult or child this summer. The annual IATSE National foodbank challenge, which runs during May, is to fill 200,000 plates of food! Please support us. [Every Plate Full]

(POSTED 2016-05-02)

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Upcoming Events

Actsafe - Forklift

May 14, 2016

Counterbalanced Forklift Experienced & Inexperienced register at www.actsafe.ca

Motion Picture Industry Orientation 2-Day Course

May 14, 2016

May 14 and 15. 10-5p.m. Cost $160.

Victoria Day

May 23, 2016

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

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