Bob’s been paid. Finally. Actually, he’s been paid 6 weeks despite being owed 7 and currently being in is 8th week. Okay, that I get. Same old game of holding some back to keep the screws tight. But Matt has only been paid 4 weeks. They decided they would pay him the other 2 weeks… Read More News From ATG, “Here’s Your Wages. Not!”
In the midst of imminent strike action due to unpaid wages since returning after Christmas, Hamad sent out an email about parking arrangements outside the workshops now that an office tent has been set up opposite. Ibrahim has been away from the Production offices for the last week and a half (he flew back to Amman with… Read More You Shall Not Park!!!
I’ve once again been a bit slack with entries, but not for want of news. There’s been plenty. Let’s start at the beginning. Crew were supposed to fly back around January 4th to the 7th in time to shoot January 16th. The international crew all knew the shoot date was absurd. Maybe it could have… Read More The Madness Of Medinah
Joel – the first assistant director – told me not so long ago that, “Frustration is your enemy”. I took that to heart. Every now and then I still get too annoyed to keep my mouth shut. In the last twenty-four hours I have been a bit snippy. That said, there has been progress. I… Read More Finally, Progress! And A Few More Flying Pigs
It’s been another ‘fun’ week at ATG. Talal visited last week, and while he seemed to be at a bit of a loss as to what to do, looking like a lost schoolboy, his presence still caused its own fair share of chaos. After three weeks of atrocious Wi-Fi in the office, Talal instructed the… Read More Another Fun Week With ATG