IATSE 490 is a Minnesota Union for Film & TV Crew. We have a long history of providing quality, professional and experienced technicians, mechanics and artists for Hollywood and local productions. We look forward to being part of your production.  




Our office is located United Labor Centre at 312 Central Ave. S.E. #398 Minneapolis, MN. 55414. Please contact Business Agent Brian Simpson for rates and applications. His contact info is (612)600-0421 and simpson.brian@yahoo.com

Our Office

Seasoned Crew

Our crews are veterans in MN Film. Many worked on movies such as Fargo, A Simple Plan, Mighty Ducks and Grumpier Old Men. We also have newer members who recently attended film school and have proven themselves on set. Our roster is updated on a regular schedule. Click on the following Roster below to download. 

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Our Local supports Studio Films and local TV and advertising productions. Here are some recent films and clients of our Local; American Idol, Health Partners, MLB All Star Game, Pioneer seed, Cenex Gas stations, AT&T, "A Serious Man" by the Coen brothers, "Thin Ice" by Werc Werk Works, Adidas, Nike and many others. 

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