Film Training Manitoba Supports Special Screening at STAND! The Musical

FTM and Manitoba Film and Music (MFM) recently supported two free screenings of the Stand! Movie at the historic Burton Cummings Theatre which took place on May 28 and 29, 2022. 

After the film screening, the film’s creators Danny Schur, Rick Chafe, Jeff Peeler and one of the lead actors Gabriel Daniels were joined by FTM’s Managing Director Adam Smoluk and Intern Film Commissioner of MFM Rod Bruinooge on a 30 minute panel discussion on the film’s history and the current filming  environment in Manitoba.

“FTM is very honoured to recognize this important Manitoba film and the excellent work of everyone involved with creating this unique and landmark film. The level of authenticity in Stand! is truly remarkable and major accomplishment for our Province,” said FTM’s Adam Smoluk.

FTM is a non-for-profit charity and member of the Province of Manitoba’s sector council program (through the Department of Economic Development and Jobs). FTM conducts workforce development and training to build a highly skilled and adaptable film industry to support the activities of Manitoba production companies. FTM collaborates with members of the film and television industry to identify the training needs within the community.