This year industry sponsors supported local productions to raise a grand total of $207,787.73 in funds and food for the Greater Vancouver
So you’ve decided to go to NAB, and you don’t really know what to expect? Hopefully this primer will make your visit worthwhile, and enjoyable. There are some facts you should think about before you commit to going.
The show takes place at the Las Vegas convention center from April 16 through 21. In 2015 there were 1789 exhibitors spread across 1,015,000 square feet, and over 103,000 visitors. You should expect to walk upwards of 8 miles every day.
Fiona Reid, President of the Board of Directors, announced that the Actors’ Fund of Canada has evolved its branding and will now be known simply as The AFC. The AFC assists more than 200 Canadian entertainment professionals and their families each year and has provided financial assistance to over 12,000 professionals across Canada since it was founded in 1958. The AFC provides over $500,000 a year in compassionate aid to Canadian entertainment professionals helping them maintain their health, dignity and ability to work.
2016 Contest for Local Filmmakers – Deadline Feb 8, 2016!
We wish you and yours a fun, safe and healthy holiday season.
Just a reminder that Friday, December 18th is the last day the Local 669 Office will be open until the new year.
We will re-open on Monday, January 4th.