• Member Spotlight: Kat Ruston

    Kat Ruston is an actor, member of 891’s Lighting Department, and advocate for more Asian representation in media. From being in the spotlight, to working behind-the-scenes, she shares her journey in motion picture production and the best parts of being a union member.

  • Member Spotlight: Blais Michell

    Blais Michell, a member of 891’s Construction and Paint departments, shares his journey into motion picture production and how union members can recognize National Indigenous Peoples Day.

  • Member Spotlight: Jan Kobylka

    Jan Kobylka, a now retired member of 891’s Construction Department, reflects on his long rewarding career in the motion picture industry.

  • Member Spotlights: Sean Oxenbury & Kerri Coombs on Clean Energy

    Members of IATSE 891 are advocating for and piloting the use of clean energy solutions to reduce the use of diesel on set — helping to lead the way on making motion picture production more sustainable.

  • Member Spotlight: Frank Haddad

    From working as an arborist, to planting the seeds for a healthy retirement for motion picture workers across the country, 891 member Frank Haddad shares his journey into a 30-year career in BC film and how organizing solidarity to build the billion-dollar Canadian Entertainment Industry Retirement Plan (CEIRP) shines a light on the power of unionism.