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SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL 727 BROTHERS & SISTERS BY WATCHING THE SHOWS AND FILMS LISTED BELOW

SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL 727 BROTHERS & SISTERS BY WATCHING THE SHOWS AND FILMS LISTED BELOW

| October 4, 2021

Teamsters Local 727 members have worked hard across Chicago helping to make these Chicago-based series and films. Show your support by tuning in or streaming these shows and movies now. Successful productions mean more work for our fellow Teamsters for years to come. AIRING NOW Chicago Med, Wednesdays on NBC Chicago Fire, Wednesdays on NBC Chicago PD […]

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JOIN THE COALITION IN SUPPORT OF THE ILLINOIS FILM PRODUCTION +

JOIN THE COALITION IN SUPPORT OF THE ILLINOIS FILM PRODUCTION +

| April 29, 2021

Legislation is being considered during current sessions of both the Illinois Senate (SP 2181) and the Illinois House (HB 3251) that will expand the Illinois Film Production Tax Incentive Program. This legislation represents the opportunity for Illinois to continue to attract film and television productions to the State, bringing with them good union jobs, including […]

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Unions and Producers Announce Safety Protocols for Film Industry

Unions and Producers Announce Safety Protocols for Film Industry

| September 29, 2020

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, along with other Film and Television Industry unions including the DGA, SAG-AFTRA, IATSE and Basic Crafts, recently announced an agreement with the major studios (under the umbrella group AMPTP) which will allow the industry to safely reopen during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, as well as provide sick leave and quarantine […]

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Additional Film and Television Production Safety Guidelines Released by Multi-Union Task Force

| June 25, 2020

Moving the industry closer to the resumption of film and television production, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT), in association with other film industry Unions, recently released “The Safe Way Forward,” a report which describes and promotes science-based safety guidelines so that employers can provide a safe workplace for the cast and crew during the […]

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Teamsters Work to Establish Safe Return-to-Work Policies for Motion Picture Division 

| June 11, 2020

Representatives of Teamsters along with IATSE, SAG-AFTRA, DGA and other producing entities and guilds have drafted a set of recommended return-to-work policies and safety protocols for motion pictures, television, and streaming productions during the COVID-19 pandemic. The “white paper” document is the resulting product and can be found here. The policies and guidance found in this document intend […]

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