If you watch television, movies, or surf the web, you have seen our work. Local 481 represents over 900 of New England’s most experienced motion picture technicians and craftspeople working behind the camera.
Interested in becoming a Local 481 member? Learn about the many member benefits that you will receive. Also, browse our information on membership requirements and application and transfer procedures to find out how easy it is to join our union.
Browse our list of links to Industry Associations and Labor Organizations, download PDFs of maps for our production zones and agreements, and find contact information for our list of Film Offices, Commissions, and other New England Production Locals.
You probably have heard about a data breach at the Anthem Inc in the last couple of days. The healthcare provider for the National Benefit Funds is Empire BCBS which is a subsidiary of Anthem, Inc.
In response to questions regarding the Anthem Cyber Attack yesterday, Empire BCBS has provided this letter and FAQ’s.
All Plan participants will be receiving a copy of this via US mail directly from Empire. They expect to be mailing it within the next few days. In addition, all participants who have registered on the National Benefit Funds’ website and who are currently enrolled in Plan A or Plan C will receive these via e-mail from the the National Benefit Funds directly.
Anthem has created a dedicated website (www.AnthemFacts.com) where you and other members can access information such as frequently asked questions and answers and a telephone number that members can call 1-877-263-7995.