INDUSTRY & LABOR NEWS
Don Mischer to be Honored with 2020 ICG Publicists Lifetime Achievement Award
Don Mischer, award-winning producer and director, has been named the recipient of the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) Publicists, honoring his prolific career as an internationally acclaimed producer and director of television and live events.
Television Publicity Campaign Nominations Announced for the 57th Annual ICG Publicists Awards
The ICG Publicists have announced the nominees for the Maxwell Weinberg Award for Television Publicity Campaign to be presented at the 57th Annual ICG Publicists Awards.
ICG Scholarship Applications for 2020 Now Open
The International Cinematographers Guild Scholarship Fund is offering ten $5,000 educational scholarships for Local 600 members in good standing, and their eligible children, step-children, grandchildren, step-grandchildren and dependents where legal guardianship applies.
The 2020 Emerging Cinematographer Awards Call For Entries Is Now Open
Submit your short film now! The Entry Deadline is Wednesday, February 12, 2020.
Relief for IATSE Local 600 Members Impacted by California Wildfires
If you are a Local 600 member who has been impacted by the California Wildfires, we want you to know that there are resources available to assist you.
CIC and EUC Statement on AB 51 Which Protects Workers from Pre-Hire Coercion
The California IATSE Council and the Entertainment Union Coalition applaud and thank Governor Newsom for signing AB 51 into law today and thanks its author Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez for her tireless work to pass this legislation over the past two years.
Anthony and Joe Russo to Receive ICG Publicists Motion Picture Showman Award
Anthony and Joe Russo, who helmed Marvel Studios’ critically acclaimed "Avengers: Endgame," are set to receive the prestigious Motion Picture Showman of the Year Award for their historic contributions to the art of cinema and television.
The ICG Honored Patty Jenkins at the 23rd Annual Emerging Cinematographer Awards
The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) honored writer/director Patty Jenkins, best known for Wonder Woman, Monster and The Killing, with the inaugural Distinguished Filmmaker Award presented by Panavision at the 2019 Emerging Cinematographer Awards (ECA).
ICG @ NAB New York 2019
ICG will host the "Nailing a Commercial's Look & Sailling Thru Post" panel at this year's NAB New York.
ICG to Honor John Simmons, ASC and Debra Kaufman at the 23rd Annual ECAs
ICG will honor cinematographer John Simmons, ASC, with the ASC Cinematography Mentor Award and journalist Debra Kaufman with the Technicolor William A. Fraker Award at the 2019 ECA Luncheon in the ASC Clubhouse on Friday, October 4, 2019.
Local 600 Emmy Winners
Congratulations to all the Local 600 members who were honored with Emmys this past weekend.
ICG to Honor Patty Jenkins with Inaugural Distinguished Filmmaker Award at the 23rd Annual ECAs
The ICG will honor writer/director Patty Jenkins, best known for Wonder Woman, Monster and The Killing, with the inaugural Distinguished Filmmaker Award presented by Panavision, at the 2019 Emerging Cinematographer Awards (ECA) on Sunday, October 6, 2019.
ICG @ Cine Gear Atlanta 2019
Local 600 will host two panels at this year's 2019 Cine Gear Expo Atlanta.
California SB 271 Protects Workers
California Governor Gavin Newsom late yesterday signed into law SB 271 (Wiener)
Presidential Transition at Local 600
The presidential torch of IATSE Local 600 was recently passed from Steven Poster, ASC, to Lewis Rothenberg.
IATSE West Coast Office Relocation
Effective August 26, 2019, that the IATSE West Coast Office will move to 2210 W Olive Ave., Burbank, CA 91506. The phone number and email contact information for the office will remain unchanged.
Illinois State Tax Credits for Film Production Extended Through 2026
Local 600 and IATSE representatives were on hand as Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed legislation extending state tax credits for film production through 2026. The move is expected to help attract more industry jobs and spending.
Weasel Works Production is an Unfair Employer
The IATSE and President Matthew Loeb have determined that, in accordance with the provisions of Article Seven, Section 10 of the International Constitution, Weasel Works Productions is an unfair employer and no member of the IATSE may render any service to this employer.
Congratulations to Emmy Nominees!
Click to view the list of Local 600 Emmy nominees.
Local 600 Scholarship Winners Announced
Local 600 congratulates the following children and grandchildren of Guild members who have been chosen to receive a $5,000 scholarship to aid them in their studies.