Film Training Manitoba (FTM) is midway through our training year for 2020-21 and we are interested in hearing from Manitoba based film and television workers, companies, and members of our community about workforce development related training.As a member of the Province of Manitoba’s Sector Council program, FTM provides skills development to support the growth of […]

Film Training Manitoba and Frantic Films Partner on COVID-19 Training

August 5, 2020 –  In preparation for a number upcoming productions, Film Training Manitoba (FTM) and Manitoba based production company Frantic Films delivered an afternoon training partnership on COVID-19 best practices during production. Veteran Manitoba Production Manager and Producer Ellen Rutter (Member of DGC-MB) instructed the training and imparted important best practices to promote a […]

Online Courses Can Now Be Purchased Online

We’re excited to offer a new feature on our website that allows anyone to purchase any of our online courses, directly through our website.These courses are pre-requisites for full membership into IATSE 856, ICG 669, and for the DGC-MB. You can check out the link HERE to purchase any course or course bundle you may […]

Indigenous Filmmakers Association and FTM complete The One-on-one Screenwriting Accelerator 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Indigenous Filmmakers Association and FTM developed a new training partnership The One-on-one Screenwriting Accelerator 2020. This training partnership was a series of distance education sessions held for indigenous Manitoba based screenwriters in June 2020.  “FTM wanted to thank Roger Boyer and Justina Neepin from the Indigenous Filmmakers Association (IFA) for […]

Thank you for your Service Graham Thompson!

Long serving Film Training Manitoba (FTM) board member Graham Thompson has completed his maximum nine years of service on FTM’s board of directors, and has stepped down on June 30th, 2020. Graham is a former Dean of Red River College’s Business and Applied Arts and he served as FTM’s Vice Chair and Chair of the […]