Poster, Wexler vie for ICG post


The International Cinematographers Guild (IATSE Local 600) has released the nominations list for its upcoming election. Directors of photography Steven Poster and Haskell Wexler have been nominated for national president.

Poster is the current ICG president. He has been serving since the summer, when he was elected to fill the remaining term of former president Gary Dunham, who was removed from office in July.

Wexler is the ICG's second national vp.

Ballots will be mailed to members April 10, and results are expected by May 16.

ICG represents about 6,000 members, including directors of photography, camera operators and assistants, computer graphics specialists, visual effects supervisors, still photographers and publicists.