Welcome!

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 over ninety crafts within twenty departments. It is our goal to provide our members with the benefits of safe working conditions, health coverage and retirement.

If you are already a member, but you need a password to access the website, contact the Local 480 office to be issued a new password. Production companies should also contact our office for access to our roster.

Joining & Overflow List

No matter what your current status is, if you want to become a member of Local 480, head over to overflow.local480.com to get started with joining Local 480. Even if you've been a member in the past.
  • Never an IATSE member? Overflow allows you to satisfy our 30-day experience requirement.
  • Transfer or dual-card? Getting onto Overflow List is your first step.
  • Previous IATSE member? Register an Overflow account while we check your status with the IATSE International.

Member Assistance Program (MAP)

Free, confidential help for members.
24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Access code: IATSE Local 480

480 in the Wild


Have a photo you'd like to share on the Local 480 homepage?
E-mail your favorite film photos to webmaster@iatselocal480.com.