Advanced Level Auditions Techniques with Christiane Hirt

  During this two-day advanced level workshop the participants will learn about performing a character arc in the audition room that challenges actors to work at the highest level.  Audition Arcing demands actors make powerful, truthfully connected and physical choices that express who a character is being to who a character is becoming: “From Mr. […]

Film and TV Lighting Intensive

Through a series of hands-on practical exercises, participants will learn about the various professional lighting techniques and tends in the film industry.   Read more here          

Set Orientation, Safety Awareness, and Respect in the Workplace

This class is open to Permittees of IATSE 856, IATSE 669 & DGC as well as anyone interested in working in the Manitoba Film Industry. If you’ve already paid for Set Orientation online, this workshop is free. Topics to be covered Set Orientation                           […]

Budgeting for Department Keys

  There are many different ways to present a department budget. Some people use an excel spreadsheet; some use a scarp of paper. Some budgets give you extraordinary detail, others a brief outline. As a department head you are responsible for the development, accurate tracking, and management of your department budget. You are being asked […]

Rigging and Lifts

In this 2-day practical course, participants will be guided thru the step-by-step procedures required for the safe rigging of various large overhead diffusion and bounces as it applies to condors, scissor lifts and telehandlers.     Read more here       

Introduction to Vista Accounting Software with Phil Doerksen

  During this two-day course, participants will receive an introduction to Vista accounting systems, which is used for Accounting Departments in the film and television industry. Using the classic vista program, the instructor will guide the participants through the basic operations of the program and relate it to the flow of preproduction, production and post-production. […]