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FTM’s Summit for Women in Film Trades (SWIFT) 2022 Launches June 10!

In November 2021,  Film Training Manitoba (FTM) announced the launched Canada’s first Summit for Women in Film Trades (SWIFT), which is a ground-breaking initiative to increase the number of women and individuals identifying as women working in Manitoba’s film industry. SWIFT runs June 10, 11 & 12, 2022 and the entire event is sold out …

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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 …

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FTM and Tec-Voc Partner to Provide Film Industry Training for Students

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) is partnering with Technical Vocational High School (Tec-Voc) to conduct a series of film training courses and career coaching sessions for the Broadcasting/Media Arts students for the spring of 2022.   “FTM and Tec-Voc have a great history of working collaboratively and we’re very honoured to support the next generation of talented …

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FTM’s Adam Smoluk Interviewed in McMaster Profile Series

McMaster University Continuing Education (MCE) has launched an interview video which is part of a series focused on distinguished alumni and Film Training Manitoba (FTM)’s Managing Director Adam Smoluk is one of the featured subjects. The profile series is designed to showcase MCE alumni and encourage lifelong learning within Canada’s labour market.  “I was very …

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SOLD OUT – Recording Sound for Film & TV with Eric Neufeld (An IATSE 856 Accelerator)

May 29, 2022 at 10:00AM – 4:30PM Location: Film Training Manitoba – 245 McDermot Ave | 4th Floor classroom  Registration Fee: $65.00 – General $50.00 – IATSE Members and permits To register online click here and select ‘RECORDING SOUND’ from the list of courses. About The Workshop During this one-day training session, veteran film professional Eric Neufeld will provide course hands-on …

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Film Training Manitoba and Womxn’s Film & Video Network Partner for Femtoba Film Fest 2022

Manitoba’s workforce development and training organization Film Training Manitoba (FTM) and the Womxn’s Film & Video Network (WFVN), which promotes women, non-binary, and trans men in film and video are partnering to conduct a joint zoom panel on film industry jobs and careers during this year’s FemToba Film Fest 2022. This special panel will be held on May 31, 2022, at …

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DOC Manitoba and Film Training Manitoba Launch New Training Partnership

Manitoba’s workforce development and training organizations Film Training Manitoba (FTM) and DOC Manitoba which represents professional documentary filmmakers are launching a series of new training for Manitobans in 2022. The first of these new training sessions is an upcoming in-class course, Creating a Character-Driven Documentary with Daniel Cross (May 14 and 15). Which was jointly designed by the instructor and both organizations.  …

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