Lighting and Grip Bootcamp with João Holowka & Terence Fuller

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 exposure and color balance.   Read more here    

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 […]

Introduction to Movie Magic with Rhonda Baker

Movie Magic Budgeting is an innovative budgeting and cost estimation tool used by production professionals around the world. It features an intuitive, flexible format that allows users to create and edit comprehensive budgets of all sizes, for all types of productions. Read more here

Intro to Final Draft and Movie Magic

This course will serve as an introduction to the basics of both programs as well as the specific techniques of each. You will learn the essential formatting, terminology, and pros and cons for these commonly used screenwriting programs. One of the most critically important tasks while working in the Production Office is to turn newly […]

FTM is moving!

FTM will be relocating offices on June 1st to 245 McDermot Ave on the 3rd floor. Thank you -FTM Staff

Introduction to Film Equipment and Gear with Lesley Oswald

The size and scale of film and television equipment can often be confusing and this can be particularly true for individuals not employed in the Lighting, Grip and/or the Camera departments. This half-day training session has been developed by veteran Production Manager and Line Producer Lesley Oswald and is targeted for media production professionals that […]

Lighting and Grip Bootcamp with João Holowka & Terence Fuller

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 exposure and color balance. Read more here

Generator Seminar with Mike Harwood & John Talley

An advanced two-day seminar on entertainment industry generator and associated electrical safety practices. Topics include engine alternators, grounding, bonding, operations, temporary power sources, electrical distribution systems, transformer theory and more. Read more here