Traffic Awareness for the Film Industry

This course will familiarize participants with the provincial laws governing traffic control. Traffic Awareness deals with the understanding of who is responsible for establishing traffic control on a film set, the duties regarding flagging on set, the dress and… Find out more »  

Safety and Health Guidelines for the Film Industry

SAFE Work Consultant, Jack Slessor, and Workplace Safety and Health Branch Officer, Darren James will be conducting an industry session on workplace safety, and health legislative rights and… Find out more »

Intro to the Transportation Department

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) is pleased to present this one-day introductory workshop in which participants will receive hands-on training on the functions and… Find out more »  

Wishing You and Yours the Best of the Season!

Thank you for making 2015 a great year for training in the Manitoba filmmaking industry. We’re in the midst of planning our upcoming year and we hope you’ll be a part of it too! And remember – right now is community survey time and we’d love to know how FTM can help you accelerate your […]

WORKSHOP: TV Writing from Concept to Production

During this three-day writing workshop, participants will work with veteran, Gemini Award-winning screenwriter Jordan Wheeler, who will share his knowledge on the craft of storytelling, screenwriting, development of story structure, characters, co-writing and re-writing skills, and… Find out more »

WORKSHOP: Introduction to FINAL DRAFT Screenwriting Software

This two-day workshop will introduce you to the basics of the Final Draft Professional Screenwriter program, from both a writer’s perspective as well as from a production standpoint. You will learn essential formatting, terminology,… Find out more »

Meisner on Film with Christiane Hirt

(Note: updated application deadline – Monday, Feb. 15th) The focus of this intensive two-day workshop is working for film on The Meisner Technique and how these principles are utilized… Find out more »  

Safety and Health Guidelines for the Manitoba Media Production Industry

The new Safety and Health Guidelines for the Manitoba Media Production Industry have been released! You can find them here:   Safety and Health Guidelines for the Manitoba Media Production Industry   The Manitoba Media Production Industry Safety and Health Committee appreciates the participation and input of the numerous people and organizations who assisted in developing […]

WORKSHOP: Camera Assistant Trainee Course 2015

The purpose of the camera trainee course is to provide the basic set of skills needed to work on a Western-based union set (BC, AB, SK, MB, Yukon, Northwest Territories). This course is structured to give participants an introduction to cinematography within a union environment… Find out more »