October 17, 2021
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IATSE Achieves Landmark Agreement Before Monday’s Strike Deadline

October 16, 2021 | By
IATSE Achieves Landmark Agreement Before Monday’s Strike Deadline

A sigh of relief can be heard in Hollywood tonight as the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) reached a tentative three-year  agreement with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) for The  Basic and Videotape Agreements which affects 40,000 film and television workers represented  by 13 West Coast IATSE local unions.  While this agreement needs to... »

Strike Averted – IA Wins!

October 2021 | By
Strike Averted – IA Wins!

After nearly two weeks of negotiations between IATSE President Matthew Loeb and AMPTP President Carol Lombardini, the labor union and the studios seem to have come to an accord and have drafted up a new 3-year Basic Agreement contract and a new Theatrical and Television Motion Picture Area Standards contract... »

IATSE Negotiations Continue Today: Saturday Update (UPDATED!)

October 2021 | By
IATSE Negotiations Continue Today: Saturday Update (UPDATED!)

As the possibility of a full IATSE strike looms for Monday, IATSE International President Matthew Loeb and other union leaders will continue to meet virtually with AMPTP representatives on Saturday to try to hash out a new 3-year Basic Agreement and Area Standards for the union’s 60,000 members... »

IATSE Reports Progress in Talks, Releases Strike FAQ, While Locals Prepare (UPDATED)

October 2021 | By
IATSE Reports Progress in Talks, Releases Strike FAQ, While Locals Prepare (UPDATED)

On Wednesday, IATSE International President Matthew Loeb announced that a strike would happen if an agreement isn’t reached by Monday, October 18 at 12:01 AM, which is less than three... »

Doc Spotlight: Director Rachel Fleit Talks about Introducing Selma Blair

October 2021 | By
Doc Spotlight: Director Rachel Fleit Talks about <em>Introducing Selma Blair</em>

Rachel Fleit’s Introducing Selma Blair is not your typical profile documentary, covering the life and career of the actress best known for films like Cruel Intentions and Guillermo del... »

End of Week Production Notes 10/15/21: Netflix Unveils David Fincher Docu-Series, and More News

October 2021 | By
End of Week Production Notes 10/15/21: Netflix Unveils David Fincher Docu-Series, and More News

While we anxiously await the answer to whether 60,000 IATSE workers will be on strike starting Monday — did you have a chance to look over IATSE’s FAQ providing information and... »

No Time to Die Cinematographer Linus Sandgren Creates a New Look for 007

October 2021 | By
<em>No Time to Die</em> Cinematographer Linus Sandgren Creates a New Look for 007

No Time to Die, the fifth and final James Bond film to star Daniel Craig, earned some $56 million in its opening weekend in North America. Directed by Cary... »

Film Showcase: Freeland Directors Mario Furlani and Kate McLean on the Drama, Starring Krisha Fairchild

October 2021 | By
Film Showcase: <em>Freeland</em> Directors Mario Furlani and Kate McLean on the Drama, Starring Krisha Fairchild

When you spend time watching independent films on the film festival circuit, every once in a while, you’ll find a real gem, a movie that ends up being so... »

IATSE Sets Possible Strike Date for October 18 (UPDATED with AMPTP Response)

October 2021 | By
IATSE Sets Possible Strike Date for October 18 (UPDATED with AMPTP Response)

As negotiations continue between the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMTP), IATSE International President Matthew Loeb announced today that unless an agreement... »

ARRI SkyPanel Honored with Engineering Emmy

October 2021 | By
ARRI SkyPanel Honored with Engineering Emmy

The Television Academy has announced  the recipients of the 73rd Engineering Emmy® Awards, and ARRI is pleased to be  honored with the highest TV technology recognition for outstanding achievement  in engineering... »

The Accidental Turitz: The Thing About Bond

October 2021 | By
The Accidental Turitz: The Thing About Bond

So I got married on Sunday. I’m actually on my honeymoon now, as you read this, which is why I’ll be off next week, but that’s not why I... »

Hump Day News Update 10/13/21: IATSE Strike Updates, Mark Harmon Leaves NCIS, and More News

October 2021 | By
Hump Day News Update 10/13/21: IATSE Strike Updates, Mark Harmon Leaves NCIS, and More News

Before we get to today’s news, an update on the negotiations between IATSE and AMPTP, which seem to be going a little too slowly for some union members and leaders. And... »

 
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