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IATSE 891 Sponsors 2020 Sustainable Production Forum
Posted: Sep 30, 2020 14:22 Updated: Sep 30, 2020 14:26

IATSE 891 will be a panel sponsor at this year’s Sustainable Production Forum. Earlier this year, SPF announced the postponement of its 2020 event due to the pandemic. However, the team at SPF will be partnering with Sim to offer a series of virtual panels this October! Look forward to three panels featuring global experts in sustainability and motion picture and engage in exciting conversations about moving the industry forward to a more sustainable future. The SPF will welcome producers from Emmy Award winning shows such as Succession and the Handmaid's Tale, representatives from new and prominent organizations such as Cut It, UK and Wrap Zero from South Africa. [Learn more]
BC COVID-19 Pandemic Production Guide released
Posted: Aug 12, 2020 10:18 Updated: Aug 12, 2020 10:50

The BC Motion Picture Industry Covid-19 Best Practices Coalition has produced a COVID-19 Pandemic Production Guide. This living document was produced by industry stakeholders and subject matter experts from all motion picture crafts. It is intended to support the assessment and management of COVID-19 risk in all types of production, and to assist employers in developing their own COVID-19 safety plans. [Read it here]
IATSE International launches program to support vulnerable members during COVID-19 crisis
Posted: Mar 26, 2020 10:54 Updated: Aug 04, 2020 10:17

IATSE International has launched C.A.R.E.S., a program to help the most vulnerable IATSE sisters and brothers. There will be a “Buddy System”, where members in need may request that a volunteer call them as frequently as they need. It also establishes a delivery system where members in need can have a trusted volunteer deliver groceries, prescriptions, etc. within 72 hours. For this to work, volunteers are needed. [Volunteer here]
COVID-19 Update Centre for IATSE Local 891 members
Posted: Mar 26, 2020 13:10 Updated: Aug 04, 2020 10:16

In support of IATSE Local 891 members and their loved ones, the Local provides daily updates with the latest news on COVID-19 related topics (non-medical). [Learn more here]
Leo Awards goes virtual for 2020
Posted: Jun 29, 2020 16:40

The 69 IATSE 891 professional artists and technicians honoured with 2020 Leo Award nominations will attend virtual award ceremonies which will be held over three nights in July. The event will be live streamed for all to enjoy. [Details]