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Introduction to Workplace Incident Reporting in the Film Industry

March 3, 2022 1:00 PM to 2:30 PMRegistration fee: Free Instructor: Jack Slessor, CHSC Location: Zoom To register please submit an email to info@filmtraining.mb.ca with your first name, last name and phone number. The presentation will be a short concise review on the requirements of reporting workplace incidents in Manitoba’s film industry according to the …

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FTM Professional Series with Blackmagic Design: Cameras and Gear

In Partnership with DOC Manitoba and FRANK Gear February 26th, 2022 at 1:00PM – 3:00PM (CST) via Zoom Registration $20Members and permits of IATSE 856 will have their registration fee covered by the generous support of the Joyce Wold Fund Members of DOC Manitoba will have their registration fee covered To register online click here and select …

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Film Training Manitoba’s Set Orientation for ASL Interpreters

With Reed Makayev & Britt Toews Saturday, February 26, 2022, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm 245 McDermot Ave – 4th Floor Classroom Registration fee: $50 Register Here (Select “Set Orientation for ASL Interpreters”) Background Manitoba’s film industry has been attracting a variety of workers and more recent productions have featured Deaf or Hard of Hearing performers that use …

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Film Industry Costume Training: CAFTCADEMY 200 (VIA ZOOM)

January 29 – 10:45am to 4pm (CST) *Please note this session is exclusive for Manitobans $80.00 ($40.00 for IATSE 856 Members and Permittees) Held in Partnership with Canadian Alliance of Film and Television Costume Arts and Design (CAFTCAD) , Film Training Manitoba and IATSE 856 Introductions:  10:45am to 11am CST  11am to 12:30pm CST – Module 1 – Petty …

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Film Training Manitoba’s Top 10 of 2021

As Manitoba’s workforce development and training organization for the film industry, Film Training Manitoba has cavalcade of training, partnerships and other initiatives each year. Our team has put together a best of list to share in the beginning of 2022 to look back on our year in 2021!  #10: FTM’s Reel Career’s Profiles 26 Manitoba …

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JAWS Screenwriter Instructs Masterclass for Film Training Manitoba & Indigenous Filmmakers Association

Manitoba’s workforce development and training organization for the film industry, Film Training Manitoba (FTM), and the Indigenous Filmmakers Association (IFA) have partnered to have master-level Hollywood-based screenwriter Carl Gottlieb instruct Manitoba screenwriters. On February 24th from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm (CST) FTM and IFA will be conducting a 90-minute evening lecture that is available to all registered Manitobans (via …

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Congratulations Rachel Rusen

Film Training Manitoba wishes to congratulate Rachel Rusen on her appointment as a provincial court judge. Since 2019, Rachel served as​ Chief Executive Officer and Film Commissioner of Manitoba Film and Music (MFM). Since that time, MFM and FTM partnered on a number of actives including the well-received TAKE 5 Industry Sessions at the Gimli Film Festival to …

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