INDUSTRY & LABOR NEWS
Emmy Award Nominations
Congratulations to all Local 600 members nominated for Emmys.
Open Enrollment: Life & LTD Benefits
Local 600, in partnership with The Hartford, is offering members group rates for Life Insurance and Long Term Disability Insurance.
View Your Billing Statements Online
We are pleased to inform Local 600 members that billing statements are now available online. In addition to hard copies being sent through U.S. Mail, members will receive an email notification that their billing statements are online.
Passing of Bruce MacCallum
It is with great sadness that Local 600 announces veteran Camera Operator and longtime union activist Bruce MacCallum passed away in Los Angeles this past Monday evening.
ICG Publicists to Donate $20,000 to the Motion Picture & Television Fund and the Actors Fund
ICG Publicists will donate $10,000 each to the Motion Picture & Television Fund and the Actors Fund. These donations were made possible from surplus funds generated by the 54th Annual ICG Publicists Awards held at the Beverly Hilton last March. The ICG Publicists chose to make these gifts in honor of its members and sponsors for the second year in a row.
Rosco Labs, IATSE Local 600 Launch New Program For Safety For Sarah
Rosco Laboratories and IATSE Local 600 is launching a new program in support of the Safety for Sarah Foundation, a foundation that fosters safety in film production which was created in remembrance of camera assistant Sarah Jones, who was killed on the Midnight Rider film set in February, 2014.
CIne Gear Expo 2017
Local 600 ICG will present a panel discussion featuring leading cinematographers and gaffers examining the impact of new LED lighting sources on feature films and TV creativity and production.
Refresher Training Timeline Reminder - "A" General Safety & "A2" Environmental Safety Courses
Local 600 members in specific classifications were mailed letters from CSATF on April 3 notifying them of the Refresher Training of the “A” – General Safety and “A2” – Environmental Safety courses.
ICG at NAB Show 2017
ICG will be at NAB Show 2017 in Las Vegas and partaking in three sessions. Visit us in the Central Hall at booth #C10306. Register today for a free exhibits pass!
ICG to Host VR Panel at VRLA Trade Show
The International Cinematographers Guild (IATSE, ICG Local 600) will host a production panel at the Virtual Reality Trade Show and Conference (VRLA) on Friday, April 14, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. (Time TBD)
#StandCreative Series II
In January 2017, CreativeFuture launched the next chapter in the #StandCreative Series II: Behind the Scenes. In this series, they will focus on those creatives whose work behind the scenes is absolutely necessary to the process of shepherding the small spark of an idea into a fully-realized work of art. This series will include conversations with location managers, recording engineers, book cover designers, cinematographers, photo editors, game designers, and anyone else whose behind-the-scenes creative work is overlooked almost as often as it is undermined by piracy.
History of Women in the IATSE – One Woman at a Time
The IATSE Women's Committee is happy to announce the first-ever Women's Event to be held at the IATSE Quadrennial Convention on Sunday, July 16th, 2017. As part of the event they are launching a project called "History of Women in the IATSE – One Woman at a Time." To create this part of the program they are seeking participation in the following ways.
Winners Announced for the ICG Publicists Awards
"Deadpool" and "This is Us" Publicity Campaigns Wins Top Honors at the 54th Annual ICG Publicists Awards
Oscar Nominees for Achievement in Cinematography
Local 600 congratulates our members and their crews nominated at this year’s Academy Awards.
Nominations Announced for the 54th Annual ICG Publicists Awards Luncheon
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18, 2017 — The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) has announced nominees for the 54th Annual ICG Publicists Awards Luncheon to be held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Friday, February 24, 2017.