“Always listen to your heart.” – Miriam Temesghen

Like so many filmmaking professionals, Miriam Temesghen’s path to the film industry wasn’t straightforward. She studied microbiology at the University of Manitoba in hopes of going into the medical field, but after a few years, she realized she had to pursue her true calling: film. Now, she’s been working in the film industry for three years, mostly […]

Results are in from FTM’s Workforce Training Evaluation

Once again, Film Training MB has recently sent out an evaluation to the community to gain feedback that will inform our programming for the up coming year. The results were exciting to see – we can’t wait to launch a new year of courses and events that you, the community, and productions companies have asked […]

MITT’s Beverlie Stuart Awarded Film Training Manitoba’s Special Award of Recognition

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) and the Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology (MITT) held a joint meeting on March 23, 2021 to recognize Beverlie Stuart’s critical leadership role in the development and launch of FTM and MITT’s innovative ACTION! Plan. Beverlie Stuart is the current Acting Vice President, Academic at MITT. The ACTION! Plan is a collaborative partnership supporting 200 […]

“The best advice I can give is to just be a good person” – Scott Carnegie

Scott Carnegie is a veteran filmmaker with over 20 years of experience. He’s been involved with Film Training Manitoba as student, mentor, and instructor since 2007. Scott’s experience includes producing, directing, editing, photographing, live streaming, camera operation, and professional instructing.  He practices his passion for storytelling across many areas of communication, from promotional films to […]

Film Training Manitoba Sets New Attendance Record for Province’s Film Industry Training

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) reached the highest registration numbers in its 20-year history with 1,435 participations during the 2020 fiscal year. This was thanks in part to management restructuring and a renewed focus on pursuing the organization goal of providing innovative workforce development programs for members of Manitoba’s dynamic film industry. Despite the challenges of […]