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District 2 represents 45,000 members across 49 local unions in Arizona, California, Nevada and Hawaii. Click here for a full listing and contact information for our member locals.


Member Resources

Learn about our health and safety program, workers comp, the IA Training Trust program, and links to many other useful sites including Union Plus benefits, Contract Services and more.


Membership Booklet

The IA District 2 Membership booklet will give you a glimpse of the various skills covered by District 2 locals, and what the requirements are to join them.


Latest Industry and Labor News

The Hollywood Reporter, Feb. 26

Liu Yifei, star of Disney's live-action remake of Mulan, lives in Beijing, but she is originally from Wuhan, epicenter of the coronavirus.


Albany Herald, Feb. 26

The Georgia General Assembly issued resolutions praising Georgians working in the state’s film and television industry, an honor that marks the release of a new book, “#WeAreGaFilm.”


LA Times, Feb. 25

In a stunning move that marks the end of an era for one of the entertainment industry’s great corporate success stories, Bob Iger on Tuesday stepped down as chief executive of Walt Disney Co. after 15 years in the job.


New York Times, Feb. 25

The Harvey Weinstein verdict is at once gravely disappointing and grimly satisfying.


BIV, Feb. 25

It was a disheartening scene for Sharon McGowan’s students when she took her filmmaking class to the set of one Vancouver production.


Deadline, Feb. 25

The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to limit which streets tour bus companies can use, after a flood of complaints from residents in hillside neighborhoods near the Hollywood sign and the Hollywood Reservoir.


Deadline, Feb. 25

Wade Davis’ new investment fund just became part owner of Univision in a deal expected to close late summer with the former Viacom executive as CEO.


WCNC, Feb. 5

After the 2015 Oscars nominations were announced, #OscarsSoWhite trended for days. Since then, the Academy announced a goal of doubling the number of women and minority members by 2020.


Deadline, Feb. 1

The Sundance Film Festival had its share of big deals this year, from the record-setting $17,500,000.69 that Neon and Hulu paid for Palm Springs to a pair of $12 million deals for The Night House (Searchlight) and Uncle Frank (Amazon).


Book your reservation for the IATSE D2 Convention, June 5-7, 2020 at the Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square.

Union Convention Room Block
Start Date: Thursday, June 4, 2020
End Date: Monday, June 8, 2020
Last Day to Book: Wednesday, May 6, 2020

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The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square for 265 USD - 275 USD per night
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