Supporting every role

AQTIS 514 IATSE represents 8,000 freelance professionals in over 200 audiovisual occupations related to design, planning, setup and post-production. We are committed to fueling the professional development of audiovisual technicians and the growth of the film and television industry in Quebec and abroad. By cultivating our members’ passion and talents, AQTIS 514 IATSE is utlimately contributing to the audiovisual industry flourish.

Our mission

The defense and promotion of the socio-economic rights and interests of our members

Our vision lights the way

Nos valeurs

Solidarity and equity

Solidarity is the tie that binds our members in their commitment to mutual aid and cohesive collective action.

Professionalism

Our members’ and staff’s professionalism, work ethic and participation in democratic bodies are the cornerstones of the quality service we provide.

Respect and empathy

Respect and empathy are the watchwords guiding our interactions with members, staff and partners.

Supporting every role

Our vision

  • Consolidate membership and member participation by developing a sense of belonging, pride and loyalty.
  • Place the professional progression of members at the heart of our actions.
  • Become an essential partner and promote the development of the audiovisual industry in Quebec.

A long history!

The Alliance québécoise des techniciens de l'image et du son was born out of over 45 years of struggle from audiovisual technicians who rallied to establish an organization to defend their interests.

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Working together to project our talents

Executives

Executive Committee

Christian Lemay

President

Claude Collins

Vice-President, Post-production

Isabelle Lecompte

Vice-President, Camera Department

Francesca Waltzing

Vice-President, Fiction and Commercials

Bernard Larivière

Vice-President, U.S. Productions

Dominic Pilon

Vice-President, Television and Documentaries

José Poulin

Treasurer

Nicolas Marion

Secretary

Colleen Quinton

Director

Catherine Tessier

Director

Michel Arcand

Director

Daniel Matthews

Director

Pierre-Olivier Chénard

Director

Management Committee

Sandrine Archambault

Executive Director

Corina Palamaru

Director, Finance and Administration

Marie-Josée Rivard

Director of Communications and Professional Training

Catherine Jetté

Director, Member Services and IT

Étienne Lafleur

Labour relations Director