“Work ethic and attitude will always be rewarded above talent.” – Stephan Recksiedler

FTM’s 21 for ’21: Reel Career Profiles Series presents – Stephan Recksiedler Stephan Recksiedler is a long-time member of the Manitoba film and digital video community. He’s a director and cinematographer for commercials, music videos, shorts, and feature films. Currently, as Production Services Manager at Les Productions Midcan Productions, Stephan works with digital cinema cameras and […]

Screenwriting: An Insider’s View from Hobby to Career with Collin Friesen

A moderated Zoom session and Q&ASaturday, May 29th, 2021 – 1:00PM – 3:00PM CST $25To register, click here and select ‘Screenwriting with Collin Friesen.’ During this two-hour moderated session, screenwriter/director Collin Friesen will share insights from his film industry journey, and review a range of screenwriting topics for beginners and more seasoned writers alike.  All […]

FTM Launches New Distance Education course “Working as an Extra: Intro to Background Performing”

WORKING AS AN EXTRA: INTRODUCTION TO BACKGROUND PERFORMING now online. The province’s dynamic film and television industry has a new training course available through Film Training Manitoba (FTM)’s fully online training platform. Working as an Extra: Introduction to Background Performing is designed to prepare performers for background roles in projects produced in the province. “The […]

Nathalie Massaroni – “Introduce yourself to everyone & make it known that you’re ready to work; you never know what may come from an introduction”

Nathalie Massaroni is a Manitoba-based editor and filmmaker. After graduating from the University of Winnipeg’s film program, she gained experience in various roles on projects including Night Hunter, How It Ends, GONE: My Daughter, and Siberia. Massaroni got the opportunity to pursue her dream career — a professional film editor — when she joined Farpoint […]