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. […]

Budgeting for Department Keys

  There are many different ways to present a department budget. Some people use an excel spreadsheet; some use a scarp of paper. Some budgets give you extraordinary detail, others a brief outline. As a department head you are responsible for the development, accurate tracking, and management of your department budget. You are being asked […]

Rigging and Lifts

In this 2-day practical course, participants will be guided thru the step-by-step procedures required for the safe rigging of various large overhead diffusion and bounces as it applies to condors, scissor lifts and telehandlers.     Read more here       

Introduction to Vista Accounting Software with Phil Doerksen

  During this two-day course, participants will receive an introduction to Vista accounting systems, which is used for Accounting Departments in the film and television industry. Using the classic vista program, the instructor will guide the participants through the basic operations of the program and relate it to the flow of preproduction, production and post-production. […]

Film and TV Lighting Intensive

Through a series of hands-on practical exercises, participants will learn about the various professional lighting techniques and tends in the film industry.   Read more here          

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.   Read More Here    

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                           […]