Film Training Manitoba announces the Career Focus Program for 2012/13

Winnipeg – 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 […]

Deadline: Writing Intensive Workshop

Those interested in attending this workshop must submit a complete application package no later than 4:30 pm, Wednesday, July 4th, 2012. The application package must include the non-refundable application fee of $35. DOWNLOAD APPLICATION HERE Full Posting Here: Those interested in attending this workshop must submit a complete application package no later than 4:30 pm, Wednesday, July 4th, […]

Summer Training with FTM

Here at FTM, we believe in the importance of delivering training that will benefit our industry and give participants the knowledge they need for ongoing advancement in their careers. This summer we are offering workshops for writers, actors, and crew. We have also launched our HR Training Fund for 2012/2013, and the Crew Course and […]

Less Than Kind celebrates Mike O’Brien

Mark McKinney and Al Rae invite you to join them as Less Than Kind shows their love and support for a dear friend – Mike O’Brien. Tickets for the event are $30, and can be purchased thru Buffalo Gal Pictures (956-2777 x 0), or from Angie Lamirande (510-5892)!

EXPO 2011 – Announcing New (lower) Pricing!

Thanks to the generosity of our funders and partners, FTM is now able to offer the 3D Camera Intensive Series for the lower price of $200.00 (includes registration for the 3D Exploratory Workshop) and the 3D Exploratory Workshop is now only $175 (includes admission to the 3D Filmmaking Symposium). Registration deadline for both workshops has been extended to October 18th!

PAL Winnipeg Survey

PAL Winnipeg was established to provide affordable housing for older people who worked, or continue to work, in the recorded or live Entertainment Industry. It is vitally important that workers in the Arts participate in this housing survey – without significant input from the community we will never gain the financial support necessary to build […]

Script Supervision Goes Digital

For the more seasoned script supervisors attending the workshop, this introduction to the “computerization” of their department sparked an immediate interest in the significant ways their jobs could be better organized and streamlined.

Film Crew Supervisory Skills Certificate

Film Training Manitoba is pleased to announce that we have once again partnered with Red River College to bring you Film Crew Supervisory Skills Certificate. The FCSSC was designed to aid those wishing to develop their human resource and supervisory skills for work in the film and television industry.

Comin’ At Ya: Stereoscopic 3D Production and Theory

Stereoscopic. The word, when applied to 3D, literally means to film two offsetting images in order to manipulate the eye into believing that it’s seeing real objects. We all have our favourite screen-jutting moments, whether from 3D films that first ran in the mid-50s (House of Wax; Dial ‘M’ for Murder), or the early 1980s […]