Joining Local 480

Are you a professional film worker?

Do you want to become a Local 480 member?

Current IATSE members...

You may be able to join without going through the Overflow List. Read about transferring your membership or joining as a dual-card.

If you've never been a member...

If you’ve never been a member of any IATSE local, but you are a professional film technician, your path to membership lies through our Overflow List.

Producers and others in hiring roles on contract productions — set-up an account to search our roster and request mass calls for crew.

IATSE Local 480 represents professional film technicians working “below-the-line” on TV and movie productions in the state of New Mexico. Since 1988, Local 480 has covered experienced film workers in ninety-nine crafts within twenty departments. It is our goal to provide our members with the benefits of safe working conditions, health coverage, and retirement.

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