If you’re interested in investigating the wider film community via the web, this is the place for you. In this section of FTM’s website we’ve compiled a variety of film industry links, including other training organizations in Manitoba and in Canada, and labour organizations.

Guilds, Unions & Associations

Alliance of Cinema, Television and Radio Artists (ACTRA)
ACTRA Manitoba

Canadian Media Production Association (CMPA)

Director’s Guild of Canada (DGC)
Director’s Guild of Canada – MB District Council

Documentary Organization of Canada

International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts (IATSE 856)

IATSE 669 – Camera

On Screen Manitoba

Writer’s Guild of Canada
Manitoba Writer’s Guild

Video Pool

Winnipeg Film Group Top

Post Secondary Film Training

In Manitoba

Herzing College

Red River College

University of Manitoba

University of Winnipeg

In Canada

Capilano University

Confederation College

Humber College

Queen’s University

Ryerson University

Vancouver Film School Top

Training Organizations

Actors Training Centre of Manitoba

Canadian Film Centre

National Film Board

National Screen Institute – Canada

Praxis Centre for Screenwriters

Women in Film and Television Top


Playback Magazine


Reel West Magazine Top

Film & TV Funders

Canada Council for the Arts

Canada Media Fund

Manitoba Arts Council

Manitoba Film & Music

Winnipeg Arts Council

Telefilm Canada

Private Funders for Film/TV

Astral Media – The Harold Greenburg Fund

Bell Broadcast and New Media Fund (Bell Fund)


Independent Production Fund

COGECO Program Development Fund

Film Festivals

In Manitoba

Cinemental French-Language Film Festival

Freeze Frame – The International Festival of Films for Kids of All Ages

Gimli Film Festival

Global Justice Film Festival

Reel Pride Film Festival

University of Winnipeg Student Film Festival

Winnipeg Aboriginal Film & Video Festival

Winnipeg International Film Festival

Winnipeg International Jewish Film Festival

In Canada

Banff World Media Festival

Calgary International Film Festival

Yorkton Film festival

Cinefest Sudbury International Film Festival

Edmonton International Film Festival

Hot Docs! Canadian International Documentary Festival

Palestine Film Festival

Queer Film + Video Festival – Reel Out

Reel 2 Real International Film Festival for Youth

TIFF Kids International Film Festival

Toronto International Film Festival

Vancouver International Film Festival

Vancouver Jewish Film Festival Top