Film Training Manitoba Workforce Development Survey Fall 2021

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) is developing programming for the rest 2021 and beyond. We want to hear from Manitoba-based film and television professionals, companies, and members of our community about what kind of workforce training they’d like to attend or they think our industry needs. As a member of the Province of Manitoba Sector Council […]

FTM Bids Farewell to Mauro Ferritto

Film Training Manitoba’s long-serving Senior Communications and Programming Manager Mauro Ferritto departed FTM in early September to pursue a career on the production side of the Manitoba film industry. “Our entire team at FTM appreciates Mauro’s many years of service. His contributions to our organization and the growth of Manitoba’s film industry’s workforce are greatly […]

Lighting and Grip Bootcamp with João Holowka and Terence Fuller

Sold out! Film Training Manitoba is pleased to present this two-day workshop for those interested in learning more about working in the Lighting and Grip Departments. Through hands-on practical exercises, participants will learn how to scout and rig locations, manipulate the existing lights, and create an acceptable exposure and colour balance. This is an entry-level […]

Laina and Taylor Brown – Folks Films – “If you’ve ever thought about getting into film, do it now because Manitoba is taking off”

Folks has a diverse portfolio, to put it lightly. From award-winning short films about magical car radios to perfectly captured wedding days to Bachelor-themed curling promos for TSN, this brother-sister team delivers compelling content whether it’s as filmmakers or creatives for hire. Growing up, Taylor and Laina Brown would make films together with whatever kind […]

FTM and Seven Oaks’ CVE: Performing Arts Production and Industry Program to Partner for 2021-2022

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) is partnering with Seven Oaks’ Cooperative Vocational Education (CVE) to prepare students for employment opportunities in Manitoba’s dynamic film industry. Together, the organizations will collaborate to offer career coaching and training to students during the 2021–2022 school year. Program facilitator and teacher Derek Kun developed CVE’s Performing Arts Production and Industry program to give students industry […]