Posted on December 6, 2020 in
Written by: David B. Honig
The Directors Guild of Canada (DGC) is a national labour organization that represents more than 4,800 key creative and logistics collaborators in the screen industry, covering all areas of management, design, production and writing. The DGC negotiates and manages collective agreements and is fully engaged on issues of interest to members, including Canadian content conditions, CRTC rules and continued funding for Canadian film and television programs. Leases are a form of leasing. Until now, business leases, including leases, were considered off-balance sheet. However, from January 2019, some companies will have to display all of their leases on their balance sheets, whether they are financing, operating or leasing contracts. This amendment applies only to those who use the standard IFRS accounting model – in the UK, the IFRS standard is required for each entity operating in a regulated market and is not required for SMEs. For more information on changing the leasing accounting, click here. Do you rent vehicles to the public? No, we are a business for business rental and leasing. All of our customers must have valid operating licenses in order to use our service. “This is the second three-year partnership between the Directors Guild of Canada and the National Screen Institute, building on our strong relationship and commitment to aboriginal history screens,” said Chris Vajcner, Director of Partner Assistance at NSI. “DGC`s commitment to investing in the next generation of storytellers is clear. We are pleased to be able to continue to offer our prestigious training with their support and to make nSI graduates members of the DGC.
CBC New Indigenous Voices provides culturally sensitive training to Aboriginal adults interested in a career in film, television and digital media. More than 125 alumni have completed the program since its launch in 2005. Alumnus Michael Black (2017) became a member of DGC and served as Assistant Location Manager on Feature Flag Day, directed by Sean Penn and shot in Winnipeg. Nominations for CBC New Indigenous Voices are underway in February 2020. “The Branch of Canada is proud to help NSI provide accessible training opportunities for indigenous content creators across Canada as NSI partners for indigenous training programs,” said Tim Southam, President of the DGC. “DGC and NSI are committed to promoting emerging talent in this country, and we also know that NSIs help Aboriginal filmmakers develop skills, create creative connections and advance their careers. We appreciate the opportunity for our members to give something back as advisors and mentors. The “DGC” has district councils in the following provinces; British Columbia, Alberta, Sakatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec and the Atlantic. In Quebec, however, some positions are represented by other unions such as IATSE 514 and the Quebec union “AQTIS”. Each district council has written its own model agreement to represent its members.   Should my contract rental vehicle appear on my balance sheet? However, once vehicle orders have been placed, we are extremely limited in the adjustments we can make. Even if the vehicle is in service with you, the contract is a legally binding document. As a general rule, it is not possible to make substantial changes on this date.
As a general rule, the more “vanilla” or standard a vehicle`s specification, the easier it is for us to be flexible in our terms. The more specialized a vehicle is, the more difficult it is for us to put it on alternative contracts, and our contractual terms will therefore be more prescriptive. Laura Friesen, Manager, Communication – Alumni Relations Tel: 204.957.2999 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org The Directors Guild of Canada holds an annual awards ceremony that recognizes the services of staging, production design, image and sounding for the following categories: Is my rented or leased vehicle insured? Answer needed here.