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BC Fed Plans bold statement for Day of Mourning
Posted: Apr 24, 2017 16:38 Updated: Apr 24, 2017 16:42

On April 28, 100 coffins will be carried to the grounds of the BC Legislature in recognition of 100 years of WorkSafeBC. Each coffin will represent one year with the number of injured workers who have died that year. DOM Ceremonies will be also be held across BC. [Details]
IATSE 891 CEIRP members benefit from even lower retirement plan fees
Posted: Apr 03, 2017 11:26 Updated: Apr 24, 2017 16:41

The Canadian Entertainment Industry Retirement Plan (CEIRP) has once again announced a reduction in investment management fees (IMF). RRSPs, Tax Free Savings Accounts and non-registered RSP fees are now just 0.68%. RRIF fees are lowered to 0.78%. The average Canadian IMF is 2.45%.Over time, paying lower fees can significantly increase member savings. [Details]
IATSE 891 editors attract awards and nominations
Posted: Apr 11, 2017 14:37 Updated: Apr 11, 2017 14:38

Four members of IATSE 891's world-class editing department have recently been honoured for their story telling expertise. Sabrina Pitre, Jamie Alain and Allan Lee have been nominated for a Canadian Cinema Editors' Awards, and David Richardson won a Hong Kong Film Award. [Details]
IATSE Set Decorator describes his creative process in SDSA article
Posted: Mar 17, 2017 10:50 Updated: Apr 03, 2017 11:28

In a recent article for the Set Decorators Society of America, Peter Lando provides an inspiring and lyrical account of the creative process, and the teamwork, involved in decorating "Logan". [Read here]
Members of IATSE 891 contribute to Arrow's blockbuster effect
Posted: Feb 28, 2017 14:48 Updated: Apr 03, 2017 11:27

A new report spells out the enormous economic impact of Warner Bros. series, Arrow. Over all five seasons, the production supported 7,087 full-time equivalent jobs and was responsible for $360.8 million in direct production expenditure in British Columbia. [Details]