Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra presents Music, Movies & Maddin

Join celebrated Winnipeg filmmaker Guy Maddin as he takes you on a journey of music and movies, and explores how classical music is used in Hollywood’s famous films such as: The Incredibles, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Amadeus, Apocalypse Now, Austin Powers, The Shining, Blues Brothers, Manhattan, Platoon, 10, Excalibur and Fantasia. Guy Maddin’s most distinctive […]

Film Training Manitoba’s Transmedia Production Lab

FTM Congratulates the Transmedia Production Lab Participants! Film Training Manitoba gathered together a group of talented trainees and mentors for a weeklong production experiment designed to help participants explore the creative challenges of developing a multi-platform project from start to finish. The FTM Transmedia Production Lab saw participants split into two groups, and guided by […]

Film Training Manitoba announces the Career Focus Program for 2010/2011

Film Training Manitoba is once again accepting applications for our Career Focus Program. As part of FTM’s Work Experience Program, the CFP will provide on-the-job training to new crewmembers. The purpose of this program is to match graduates from a post-secondary institution with production companies and/or film-related businesses such as equipment houses or production facilities. […]

Deadline this Thursday, September 2nd! FTM Transmedia Production Lab

In collaboration with New Media Manitoba, the TPL was designed to explore the creative challenges of developing multiplatform content from the ground up.  Trainees and their mentors will be immersed in an intensive week of practical transmedia production, culminating in the creation of a series of new multiplatform prototypes.  Fundamental concepts underlying transmedia production will […]

Career Opportunities in the local film and television industry

BUFFALO GAL PICTURES SEEKS MANAGER OF BUSINESS AFFAIRS We are seeking an experienced, highly organized, and self-motivated individual to become part of the Buffalo Gal Pictures team. Duties will include: • Responsibility for funding applications including preparing, reviewing and compiling documents necessary to go to contract with funders • tracking contractual obligations and funding drawdowns […]

Interesting facts about FTM’s Work Experience Program

Did you know? – This spring, FTM placed 19 trainees with eight different productions. These placements were subsidized by Film Training Manitoba. – In addition to placing trainees, FTM gathered resumes from dozens of interested candidates and was able to assist over twelve of them find work on a production. – FTM partners with local […]

Film Training Manitoba and On Screen Manitoba present Alexander Manu’s iACCELERATOR

Alexander Manu’s iAccelerator Program: How To Transform Your Company By Exploring & Defining New Competitive Spaces May 27th | $100 for OSM members, $150 for non-members (Mandatory orientation evening on May 26th) Through Manu’s iACCELERATOR you’ll be guided into a renewed way of looking at your business and the world it works in. Learn how […]

Beyond Borders Media Awards – Nomination Deadline September 15th, 2010

The Beyond Borders Media Awards honours journalists who cover stories about the sexual exploitation of children. Work of all nominees must meet the following criteria: Increased awareness – The submission provides the audience with accurate information that highlights the dynamics and realities of sexual exploitation. It may provide new insights or uncover underlying causes of […]

2010 Script Analysis Program with Marlene Rodgers

Film Training Manitoba and the National Screen Institute present “2010 Script Analysis Program with Marlene Rodgers” The Script Analysis Program with Marlene Rodgers is a unique opportunity for three selected Manitoba feature film projects to benefit from working with an experienced story editor, the goal being to develop a market-ready feature film project. Feature length […]