Lighting Intensive with Joao Holowka

About the workshop This professional development course is for individuals interested in learning and developing their skills in the areas of professional lighting for media productions. Though a series of hands-on learning the instructor will be reviewing aspects of cinematography, which involve basic but effective lighting designs. This course will cover some of the latest techniques […]

Best Practices for The Locations Department

This course’s main focus will be on working with the City of Winnipeg and the Province of Manitoba to acquire permits and permission, as well as preserving locations when shooting. The instructors will cover all aspects of assisting people in navigating through the City and Province to get the necessary permissions and permits needed. You […]

Lighting and Grip Bootcamp with João Holowka & Francois Balcaen

                    Film Training Manitoba is pleased to present this 2-day workshop for those interested in learning more about working in the Lighting and Grip Departments. Through hands-on practical exercises, participants will learn how to scout and rig locations, manipulate the existing lights and create an acceptable […]

Film Training Manitoba Launches the Annual Carole Vivier Outstanding Builder Award

WINNIPEG – Manitoba’s training organization for media-based professionals, Film Training Manitoba (FTM) presented the inaugural Carole Vivier Outstanding Builder Award on Monday, June 24. After three decades of leadership and passion in Manitoba’s film and music industries, Manitoba Film & Music (MFM) CEO & Film Commissioner Carole Vivier announced her retirement, effective June 28, 2019. During her time at MFM, Manitoba’s film production volume […]