IATSE 856 Want Class 1 Drivers

IATSE 856 want Class 1 drivers. Class 1 drivers are required for Unit Moves (moving from one location to another). Moves are within the City of Winnipeg and surrounding area. Flexible hours are required. **Must be able to drive standard, as all trucks for unit moves are standard.** Requirements:Driver’s Abstract. Valid Class 1 drivers license. […]

Introduction to Final Draft & Movie Magic with Aaron Graham

July 31st, 2021 – 12:30PM – 4:00PM via Zoom $40 to registerClick this link to register and pay online. Select “Final Draft with Aaron” in the list of online courses: https://www.filmtraining.mb.ca/pay-for-courses-online/ About the workshopThis course will serve as an introduction to the basics of both programs as well as the specific techniques of each. You […]

Farewell to a Friend: Dave Barber

It’s with sad news Manitoba’s film industry learned of the passing of Dave Barber. Yesterday evening Dave’s family shared a message that he has passed away. Dave was a senior staff member at the Winnipeg Film Group’s Cinematheque for many decades and a tireless champion of Manitoba’s film community and artists.  Dave’s deep knowledge of […]

Manitoba’s New TAKE 5: Film/TV Sessions Was a Box Office Smash!

Manitoba Film & Music and Film Training Manitoba partnered to create the new TAKE 5: Film & TV Industry Sessions for the Gimli Film Festival 2021. The aim of the sessions was to develop a new series of professional development to advance the skills of Manitoba’s content creators. The programming of five sessions was a […]

RED Camera Zoom Session

Please note* Date has been updated. Saturday, August 14 2021 1:30PM – 3:00PM via Zoom Registration $30 – Click here and choose “Red Camera Session” from the list of courses Members and permits of IATSE 856 will have their registration fee 100% covered by the generous support of the Joyce Wold FundMembers and permits of […]

ACTRA MB Elects New Manitoba Council

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) wishes to congratulate ACTRA on its election of the new Manitoba council at the annual general meeting in late June 2021. FTM and ACTRA have developed extensive partnerships, including the Actor’s Gym sessions.  For the past number of years, the two organizations have conducted nearly a dozen training events exclusively for professional Manitoba performers. […]

FTM & MITT Launch New Editing Course for College Students

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) will be partnering with the Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology (MITT) to conduct a two-day introduction to editing course in July 2021 for MITT students. In recent years, FTM has expanded the organization’s training to integrated learning with Manitoba’s secondary and post-secondary schools. FTM and MITT developed the cutting-edge ACTION! […]