Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS REGULATION - PART 1 - INTERPRETATION

ESR Section 1 – Definitions – Technical Creative Film Person


Contents:

Summary
Text of Legislation
Policy Interpretation
Related Information


Summary

This section contains definitions for terms used throughout the Employment Standards Regulation.


Text of Legislation

"technical creative film person" includes a film director, director of photography, production designer, art director, person involved in writing or rewriting scripts, hair stylist, make-up artist, costume designer, or animal coordinator involved in the production of a film, video, television show or television commercial.


Policy Interpretation

A licensed talent agency may receive wages from employers on behalf of a client, including a technical creative film person, who has performed work in the film and television industry and the agency may deduct a commission from those wages in accordance with s.38.1 of this Regulation.


Related Information

Related sections of the Act or Regulation

ESA

ESR

Other

See Employment Standards Factsheets

Children in Film Entertainment Industry 

Talent Agencies

Factsheet

Talent Agencies