You, Your Taxes, and the Manitoba Film Industry with Syd Kraft

This workshop will cover topics such as: The Canadian Tax System – Basis of Taxation – Allowable Tax Avoidance vs. Evasion Advantages vs. Disadvantages of: – Operating as an employee, Sole Proprietor, Partnership, and Incorporated Representative   Read more here    

Executive Director Neila Benson Leaving FTM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WINNIPEG, MANITOBA:  Incumbent Film Training Manitoba (FTM) Executive Director Neila Benson will be leaving the organization for a new opportunity as of Friday, February 1st, 2019,  following 17 years of service. “Neila was at the helm of FTM for as long as several of us have worked in film, and her years of […]

DGC Standard Agreement 101 with Victoria Harding

This course will familiarize Members with the 2019-2021 DGC/CMPA Standard Agreement and its various schedules, with a particular focus on the Manitoba Schedule. The Manitoba Schedule contains most of the practical provisions for work in Manitoba, specifically regarding work week structure, payroll premiums, holidays, benefit payments, and nearby and distant location provisions…   Read more […]

Set Orientation, Safety Awareness, and Respect in the Workplace

This one-day workshop will cover topics such as: Set Orientation Surviving your first days and weeks on a film set Understanding the hierarchy and protocol Dealing with the deal memo                                                     […]