WORKSHOP: Film & Television Lighting Intensive

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) is pleased to present this two-day workshop for individuals interested in learning about professional lighting techniques in the film and television industry. Through a series of hands-on, practical exercises, participants will learn about various professional lighting techniques and trends in the industry.   Topics to be covered will… Find out more […]

WORKSHOP: Intro to Money Matters

This focused, single day course – based on the previously offered two-day “Money Matters” workshop – will provide you with the fundamentals and essentials tools to become more successful in managing your department budget whether you are a seasoned key or… Find out more »

WORKSHOP: The Director and the Camera with John Paizs

Filmmaker John Paizs will supervise and coach each participant throughout this hands-on workshop, with the aim of inspiring the necessary critical discussion that will help you become a working director at an accelerated rate.  From learning how to visualize a scene well before you step behind the camera, to filming your scene under expert guidance, to screening […]

WORKSHOP: Directing Dramatic Film

This two part intensive workshop will cater to any filmmaker looking to expand their knowledge in directing. Directing is a daunting task with no fixed rules and can become overwhelming.  This workshop will cover directing aspects that will help individuals hone their skills as a director by… Find out more »

WORKSHOP: Lighting and Grip Boot Camp 2015

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… Find out more »

And We Have a Winner…

Congratulations KEVIN LONGFIELD​!  You have won FTM’s survey draw and will receive 50% off your next workshop with FTM! A big thanks to all of you who participated in our 2015 TRAINING PRIORITIES online survey — we truly appreciate and value your opinions and suggestions which will help us create even better training opportunities for our industry […]

WORKSHOP: Working Together – The Production Office and Set

The aim of this workshop is to look at issues that occur where the job of the Production Office team typically ends and where the On-Set team begins. This course is recommended for those with some experience and newcomers alike. Addressing the potential pitfalls that tend to be overlooked or not immediately… Find out more […]

WORKSHOP: Introduction to Camera Cranes

with François Balcaen. Film Training Manitoba has designed this two-day, hands-on course to give participants the experience of working with a camera crane. Instructed by veteran film professional, Francois Balçaen, this workshop will highlight the set up, safety protocols, and operating techniques of camera cranes. Footage captured by a crane shot can create… Find out […]

FTM’s 15th Anniversary Profile: VALERIE SHANTZ

Our latest 15th Anniversary Profile features FTM’s very own Founding Executive Director VALERIE SHANTZ. FTM 15th Anniversary Profile – Valerie Shantz from Film Training Manitoba on Vimeo.

WORKSHOP MASTER SERIES: One-on-One with Producer MERIT JENSEN CARR

During one of the two days, each participant will receive an individual 45-minute, one-on-one session with producer Merit Jensen Carr. Participants should come prepared to discuss a project (or projects) that they are currently developing. In advance of the session, participants are expected to… Find out more »