Manitoba storytellers pitch their projects to an industry panel following expert coaching from international trainer Jan Miller

Eight Manitoba content creators recently pitched their project ideas to a panel of industry experts as part of the Manitoba Content Creators Development Accelerator – a new online initiative from the National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI) in partnership with Film Training Manitoba (FTM). The online workshop series was designed to help creators develop story ideas while in […]


The Manitoba Media Production Industry COVID-19 Health and Safety Guide has been released.  This guide is supplemental to, and is not a replacement for, the requirements stipulated by the Government of Manitoba to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The intention is to provide recommendations/best practices to assist employers, employees, contractors and others regarding implementation of the distancing, […]

Eight Manitoba Filmmakers Set To Develop Their Projects With International Expert Jan Miller Through New Online Workshop Series

Eight Manitoba filmmakers set to develop their projects with international expert Jan Miller through new online workshop series Eight Manitoba content creators have been selected to participate in a new online workshop series delivered by the National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI) in partnership with Film Training Manitoba (FTM) designed to help participants develop their […]

FTM Unveils Online Registration For Required Film Training Courses

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, Film Training Manitoba is pleased to offer a new feature to our website: online payment registration for our distance education courses, which is now available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. To register for these courses, participants are required to provide a current e-mail address and make full […]

Film Training Manitoba Launches Six New Distance Education Initiatives During Social Isolation

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA—April 30, 2020 In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, Film Training Manitoba (FTM) conducted a film industry poll in March 2020 to calibrate new distance education programming during the times of social distancing.  Based on the results of FTM’s polling, FTM has launched six new specialty distance education programs with our partners. Given the […]