NOW OPEN: The 2015-2016 CAREER FOCUS Crew Internship Program!

The Career Focus program supports on the job training for new crewmembers in film, television and the screen based projects. FTM matches post-secondary graduates with production companies or film related businesses. Under the guidance of an industry professional, the participants will further develop their skills through hands on training with production companies and /or film […]

EXPO 2015 WORKSHOP: Master Performing with Lisa Chisholm

This three-day workshop (two full days plus an evening) is designed for those who have to deliver their best on stage – whether you are a singer, dancer, actor or speaker – or whether you are an amateur or a professional. The Master Performing curriculum addresses the root causes of performance anxiety, effective artistic preparation and learning […]

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Merit Motion Pictures

Merit Motion Pictures is seeking a Marketing Assistant.  For full details check out the link below: http://meritmotionpictures.com/about-us/careers/

WORKSHOP: Traffic Awareness for the Film Industry

This course will familiarize participants with the provincial laws governing traffic control. Traffic Awareness deals with the understanding of who is responsible for establishing traffic control on a film set, the duties regarding flagging on set, the dress and proper equipment necessary for proper flagging, and the proper techniques for directing traffic.  NOTE:  This is […]

JOB OPPORTUNITY: DGC- Manitoba Representative

The DGC-MANITOBA is looking for a representative to work with their local Executive and national association, and act as a liaison with their members and other local industry associations and production companies. For details, please see the full job posting: DGC Manitoba District Council Job Posting      

WORKSHOP: Screenwriting Intensive with Jordan Wheeler

Manitoba-based writers with developed scripts or treatments are invited to submit their project to this program.  The first part of the workshop will be an evening group lecture/discussion where veteran, Gemini Award-winning screenwriter, Jordan Wheeler, will share his knowledge on the craft of storytelling, screenwriting, development of story structure, characters, and re-writing skills… Find out more […]

WORKSHOP: Master Your Audition with Benson Simmonds

NOTE: Saturday, June 27th will be used as an “independent study day” for actor participants to work on their scenes on their own. Requirement: Upon registration, participants are asked to e-mail their headshot and acting resumé to info@filmtraining.mb.ca, no later than Thursday, June 18th. (These will be used by… Find out more »

WORKSHOP: Lighting and Grip Boot Camp

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) 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… Find out more »

WORKSHOP: Make-Up for the Film Industry

During this one day, hands-on course, participants will learn the history and application of silicone/gel filled appliances, transfer (Bondo) appliances and gelatin appliances. Participants will be taught specific hands-on skills with skin preparation, adhesives, application of appliances, colouring and the safe removal methods of the pieces. Participants… Find out more »    

WORKSHOP: One-on-One with Producer Phyllis Laing

During one of the two days, each participant will receive an individual 45-minute, one-on-one session with senior film & television producer Phyllis Laing of Buffalo Gal Pictures. Participants should come prepared to discuss a project (or projects) that they are currently developing. In advance of the session, participants are expected to research potential funding sources and be […]