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BC Hydro work to affect IATSE 891 office operations Tues. Oct. 29
Posted: Oct 28, 2019 15:17 Updated: Oct 28, 2019 15:26

Due to a major BC Hydro upgrade project, all power to the union office will be cut-off during regular working hours on Tuesday October 29. Please click [here] for information on how to access IATSE Local 891 services during this temporary disruption.
Film on gender imbalance in the Canadian film and television industry released
Posted: Mar 08, 2019 11:35 Updated: Oct 28, 2019 15:22

The short film "Reel Women Seen," now available on YouTube, takes a comedic look at how women are underrepresented in all areas of screen-based media -- as protagonists, behind the scenes in creative, writing and directorial roles, and in key technical roles. It also shows solutions for change. [Watch it here]
REEL Thanksgiving Challenge reaches $1 million goal
Posted: Sep 27, 2019 11:13 Updated: Oct 23, 2019 13:37

IATSE Local 891 members proudly participated in the 7th Reel Thanksgiving Challenge this fall. The Challenge has teams from BC productions competing to raise the most funds and food for the Greater Vancouver Food Bank. This year $284,642 was raised, bringing the seven year total to over $1 million. Every dollar raised buys $3 worth of food. [Reel Thanksgiving Challenge]
BC's film editors are Damn Good
Posted: Sep 25, 2019 11:38 Updated: Sep 25, 2019 11:41

British Columbia's film editors are in the spotlight with a new website that profiles the breadth and depth of BC's editing talent. Meet the editors at [Damn Good Editors]
Support the motion picture industry - ask candidates questions
Posted: Aug 21, 2019 16:46 Updated: Sep 18, 2019 16:02

Canada has partnered with the DGC and ACTRA National to make sure that candidates in the fall federal election support the motion picture industry. The #JustAsk2019 campaign asks IATSE members to attend one election event and ask one question regarding support for our industry. Are you up for it? [Sign up here]