WORKSHOP: Introduction to DOCUMENTARY CINEMATOGRAPHY

FTM is pleased to offer this introductory course with master cinematographer Charles Konowal, CSC. During this one-day workshop, the instructor will discuss as well as demonstrate the many modern cinema tools available today in documentary production. Participants will have the opportunity to shoot footage and…. Click here for more

WORKSHOP: Film Production ACCOUNTING

During this in-depth, 2-day course, participants will gain a comprehensive overview of the methods and procedures used in the accounting department, across various production genres, for television series and/or feature-length films. The course will explore … Click here for more

WORKSHOP: Film & Television WRITING Intensive with Linda Coffey

with Linda Coffey, senior story editor    Veteran story editor Linda Coffey will engage with the lecture participants in an overview of the process of developing and writing for film and television. She will discuss story structure and current trends in writing, with particular consideration given to working in the Canadian marketplace…. Click here for […]

WORKSHOP: LOCATIONS – “Set Ready” Workshop

with Michael Cowles   This one-day workshop will provide an awareness and understanding of the film locations department, particularly for new entrants in the local industry who are looking to work in this department. click here for more info…

[SOLD OUT] WORKSHOP: Foundations in DIALECT TRAINING with Tom Soares

…AND WE’RE SOLD OUT! Thank you to all participants — have a great workshop with Tom this weekend!  *     *     *     *     * Foundations in Dialect Training: General American and Standard British.  Over the first day, participants will be introduced to the 5 key elements that actors need to know in […]

RBC Scholarship Awarded to FTM’s Program Manager Adam Smoluk

Congratulations go out to FTM’s Program Manager Adam Smoluk, who has been awarded a RBC scholarship to attend governance training with the Rotman School of Management and the Institute of Corporate Directors.  A limited number of these scholarships are awarded annually. “FTM staff members continually undertake training to ensure we can in turn provide world-class training for […]

WORKSHOP: Industry Safety Session

NOTE:  The Film Industry Safety Session that had been scheduled for Thursday, May 12th has been moved to these two session options below. SAFE Committee Basics presented by    Two upcoming session options: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016  |  8:30 AM – 4:00 PM Friday, May 13th, 2016  |  8:30 AM – 4:00 PM Prevention Training Room, 16th floor, 363 Broadway FREE This interactive […]

MASTER SERIES WORKSHOP: One-on-One with Producer Jamie Brown

Saturday, May 14th, 2016 / Sunday, May 15th, 2016 Red River College – Princess Street Campus, 160 Princess St. | Room W411 $65 During one of the two days, each participant will receive an individual 45-minute, one-on-one session with senior film & television producer Jamie Brown of Frantic Films. Participants should come prepared to discuss […]

Safety and Health Guidelines for the Film Industry

April 12, 2016  *FREE* FILM INDUSTRY SAFETY SERIES   Crew Training and Q&A Session: Safety and Health Guidelines for the Manitoba Media Production Industry   presented by  Jack Slessor, SAFE Work Consultant  Darren James, Workplace Safety and Health Branch Officer FREE Two session options (*Please note the different locations for each session.) Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 | […]

SAFE Work MB offering free PREVENTION WORKSHOPS throughout the year!

FTM’s safety workshop partner – SAFE Work Manitoba – is offering a number of on-going, in-class prevention workshops for all industries. We recommend these basic prevention workshops to all workers in the Manitoba film and television community.   You can register for these workshops, free of charge, through SAFE Work Manitoba. Please see the bottom of this posting for the link to […]