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                                                     […]

Workflow for 8K Productions

This workshop has sold out! Thank you to all who have signed up. We’re looking forward to this weekend and getting to meet all of you                         Read More Here          

Introduction to Documentary Cinematography

A cinematographers role is to interpret the story and use techniquesto maintain a certainperspective,mood and visual style. Another important role of the cinematographer is to work in collaboration with the director to realize their vision of the film the look and the storytelling approach are part of the cinematographer’s responsibilities. This one-day workshop will cover […]

Advanced Visual Research with Elizabeth Klinck

About the workshop As a visual researcher for the past 35 years in the documentary film and television industry, Elizabeth has  developed an extensive knowledge around research, rights clearance and copyright for music and film. This workshop is now sold out. Thank you to everyone who have signed up. We’ll see you on Monday!     […]

EXPO: Special Effects Make-up

During this two-day advanced-level Special Effects Make-up course, Master special effects make-up artist Jordan Samuel will be providing hands-on learning for the course participants. Officially sold out! Thanks to everyone who registered for this workshop. We’ll see you all soon!   Read more here      

EXPO: Post-production Sound for Media Productions

FTM is pleased to present this 2-day workshop for those interested in learning more about the areas of post-production audio. Through hands-on practical exercises, participants will learn about post workflow and project management of sound for media productions. This is an entry-level course that will introduce participants to professional standards.   Read More Here   […]