Introduction to COVID-19 Supervision for the Film Industry

February 13, 2021 12:30PM – 4:30PM on Zoom $20 registration feeYou can register online here (select COVID-19 Supervision for the film Industry) https://www.filmtraining.mb.ca/pay-for-courses-online/ About the sessionSince the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the film industry has developed protocols to mitigate risk for film and television productions and their employees. Bio-hazards such as COVID-19, Norwalk virus […]

Smoluk Appointed Chair of Program Advisory for Assiniboine Community College’s Creative Media Program

Film Training Manitoba (FTM)’s Managing Director Adam Smoluk has been appointed the Chairperson to a new Program Advisory Committee for Assiniboine Community College (ACC)’s Creative Media Program.  ACC has launched three new two-year diploma programs focusing on creative media and technologies within its School of Business. The Media & Communications, Digital Art & Design and Web & Interactive […]

“Professional training helps storytellers move their careers forward” – Kaya Wheeler

FTM’s 21 for 2021 Reel Career Profile Series – Kaya Wheeler Kaya works across many of NSI’s courses and helps run the day-to-day activities of CBC New Indigenous Voices and NSI IndigiDocs. Kaya graduated from the University of Winnipeg with a bachelor of arts in Indigenous studies, and has been working within the Indigenous community […]

“Creativity Dies When New Ideas or Opinions Are Ignored.” – John Clarke

FTM’s 21 for 2021 Reel Career Profile Series for John Clarke John Clarke is Manitoba based film technician and current member of IATSE 856. Select credits include:  Nobody (2021), Tales from the Loop (2020), A Dog’s Journey (2019), and Channel Zero (2016-2018). When and how did you start in the media production industry?In the early […]

FTM Welcomes John Bruce as New Special Projects and Marketing Coordinator

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) is pleased to announce the hiring of our new Special Projects and Marketing Coordinator, John Bruce. “FTM is expanding our workforce development programs and services for Manitoba’s dynamic film industry,” said FTM’s Managing Director Adam Smoluk.  “We are delighted to welcome John to our growing team.” John Bruce is a graduate […]

Highly Successful Workforce Development Partnership for MB Film Industry Launches Next Phase

With support from the Province of Manitoba, Film Training Manitoba (FTM) and Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology (MITT) continued collaboration on ACTION! Program Winnipeg, Manitoba, January 7, 2021 –  MITT and FTM officially launched ACTION! Program Phase 2 today, building off a successful collaboration in spring 2020 and continuing their effort to guide students into […]