WORKSHOP: TV Writing from Concept to Production

With Jordan Wheeler in partnership with the Manitoba Writers’ Guild Friday, Feb. 12th, 2016  |  7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Saturday, Feb. 13th, 2016  |  10:00 am – 5:00 pm Sunday, Feb. 14th, 2016  |  10:00 am – 5:00 pm   Manitoba Writers’ Guild Classroom, 218-100 Arthur Street $125 (Manitoba Writers’ Guild members: $80)   APPLICATION […]

Meisner on Film with Christiane Hirt

The focus of this intensive two-day workshop is working for film on The Meisner Technique and how these principles are utilized… Find out more »  

Safety and Health Guidelines for the Film Industry

February 18 – February 23 FILM INDUSTRY SAFETY SERIES   Crew Training and Q&A Session: Safety and Health Guidelines for the Manitoba Media Production Industry   presented by Jack Slessor, SAFE Work Consultant Darren James, Workplace Safety and Health Branch Officer FREE Two session options (*Please note the different locations for each session.) Thursday, February 18th, 2016 […]

Intro to the Transportation Department

Intro to the Transportation Department in partnership with William F. White Saturday, February 27th, 2016 | 10 am – 4 pm | $75 William F. White | 2073 Logan Ave, Unit 11   Film Training Manitoba (FTM) is pleased to present this one-day introductory workshop in which participants will receive hands-on training on the functions […]

Wishing You and Yours the Best of the Season!

ftm holidays 2015

Thank you for making 2015 a great year for training in the Manitoba filmmaking industry. We’re in the midst of planning our upcoming year and we hope you’ll be a part of it too! And remember – right now is community survey time and we’d love to know how FTM can help you accelerate your […]

WORKSHOP: Introduction to FINAL DRAFT Screenwriting Software

This two-day workshop will introduce you to the basics of the Final Draft Professional Screenwriter program, from both a writer’s perspective as well as from a production standpoint. You will learn essential formatting, terminology,… Find out more »

Safety and Health Guidelines for the Manitoba Media Production Industry

The new Safety and Health Guidelines for the Manitoba Media Production Industry have been released! You can find them here:   Safety and Health Guidelines for the Manitoba Media Production Industry   The Manitoba Media Production Industry Safety and Health Committee appreciates the participation and input of the numerous people and organizations who assisted in developing […]

WORKSHOP: Camera Assistant Trainee Course 2015

The purpose of the camera trainee course is to provide the basic set of skills needed to work on a Western-based union set (BC, AB, SK, MB, Yukon, Northwest Territories). This course is structured to give participants an introduction to cinematography within a union environment… Find out more »  

EXPO 2015 WORKSHOP: Essentials of Factual Entertainment Series

Since the late 1990s, the observational TV documentary series in North America has transformed and splintered off into a set of new genres that fully ascended into what is commonly known as Factual Entertainment (“FE”). It’s a catchall phrase for reality-based but highly formatted character and reward-driven… Find out more »