Lighting and Grip Bootcamp with João Holowka & Terence Fuller

  Film Training Manitoba 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 color balance.   Thanks to everyone who […]

Set Orientation, Safety Awareness, and Respect in the Workplace

This one-day workshop will cover topics such as: Set Orientation Surviving your first days and weeks on a film set Understanding the hierarchy and protocol Dealing with the deal memo                                                   […]

The Art of Negotiating & How to Land a Job

This one-day workshop is open to IA and DGC MB members who interview for their positions and negotiate their own deals memos with production managers. This session will cover: What negotiation is and the rules Negotiating style that is best for you When to discuss money How to respond to “No” and much more… Read […]

EXPO: On-Camera Scene Study with Chilton Crane

  This workshop is designed for the Actor who is already working professionally or has substantial training and is ready to work in a professional environment. The focus of the workshop will be to explore scenes from the Audition process to being “on-set ready”. Note** Deadline to sign up is 3:00pm on August 31st!  Read […]

Developing the Low Budget Feature Length Film with David Barlow

During this two-day interactive course, participants will learn various techniques on developing effective low budget screenplays. The course instructor will teach the writers about the elements of creating projects and review the current Canadian market for projects. The instructor will also provide an overview of script development programs. Read more here         […]

Sign Painting Workshop with Rick Janzen

This sign painting for the film industry workshop will cover the following… History of sign painting Types of brushes used Paints, both oil and water based Basic letter styles and a variation of substrates used Painting signs for film   Read more here      

FTM’s Story Consultant Session with Carl Gottlieb

  About the workshop Six Manitoba-based screenwriters will receive a 45-minute, one-on-one Skype session with veteran screenwriter and instructor Carl Gottlieb. After reading the submitted screenplays, the instructor and participants will have a writing session aimed at develop the participant’s skills. During the session the instructor will provide notes on the submitted screenplay and the […]

Digital Marketing Workshop for Screen Media with Annelise Larson

  About the workshop This workshop will help participants begin to define and find the audience(s) of most value and relevance to their projects or companies and then use this specific knowledge to design a unique digital strategy to engage and grow that audience. It will be a day of intense knowledge sharing, with participants […]

Set Orientation, Safety Awareness, and Respect in the Workplace

This class is open to Permittees of IATSE 856, IATSE 669 & DGC as well as anyone interested in working in the Manitoba Film Industry. If you’ve already paid for Set Orientation online, this workshop is free. Topics to be covered Set Orientation                           […]

Advanced Level Auditions Techniques with Christiane Hirt

  During this two-day advanced level workshop the participants will learn about performing a character arc in the audition room that challenges actors to work at the highest level.  Audition Arcing demands actors make powerful, truthfully connected and physical choices that express who a character is being to who a character is becoming: “From Mr. […]