IBEW gets ready for its clean, green future 

IBEW gets ready for its clean, green future 

New technologies allow productions to ditch diesel and move to battery power  By Grant Slater  The future of the film industry is electric.  Just like the Teslas that increasingly crowd California’s highways, studios and production houses are transitioning away from gas power and toward cleaner battery-powered options.  Earlier this fall, dozens of vendors packed on…

Business Manager’s Message – December 2023

Business Manager’s Message – December 2023

Brothers & Sisters, This year, one of the hottest conversations in our industry revolved around the use of artificial intelligence. Whenever there are technological changes, the biggest concern is how this will impact jobs. Our industry has seen lots of new technologies, and many of them were developed specifically for making movies. One area of…