Motion Picture Studio
Production Technicians

  • New Brunswick
  • Nova Scotia
  • Prince Edward Island
About Us

About Us

Learn more about IATSE 849 and its role in the industry.

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Review the requirements to become a member of IATSE 849.

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Welcome to IATSE 849

Motion Picture Studio Production Technicians, Local 849 of the I.A.T.S.E. is the Union which represents Motion Picture Technicians in Canada's Maritime Provinces – Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island. Our members work in the following departments: Animal Wranglers, Costumes, Craft Service, Diving, Greens, Grip, Hair, Lighting, Make-up, Marine, Props, Scenic Paint, Script Supervision, Set Construction, Set Decoration, Sound, Special Effects, Transportation.

We are committed to the promotion and sustained growth of the region's motion picture production industry. We are proud to present a large membership devoted to the development and implementation of professional training programs from entry level, through intermediate and advanced level training. We are proud of our high standards of professionalism and dedication.

Our work, seen on screens around the world, speaks for itself.

The Lighthouse
Poster Test 40
Book Of Negroes
Poster Test 19
IATSE Local 849

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Phone: 902-425-2739
Toll-Free: 1-877-425-2741



1-617 Windmill Road, 2nd Floor
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 1B6

Hours of Operation
Monday - Closed
Tuesday-Friday -  9:00am-5:00pm Atlantic Time