FTM’s Fall and Winter Workshops

Mark McKinney Writing Workshop November 11 & 12 | 10 am – 6 pm | $200 ($25 discount for participants of Pilar Alessandra workshops) This workshop will take place over two days and will help participants learn more about the process of writing for television. Two writing groups, both led by McKinney, will learn to […]

Manitoba Film Training Expo: October 2nd – 4th, 2009

3D Technologies and Techniques In partnership with the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television Friday Oct. 2 | 12pm – 3pm | $25 Special guests from creativePOST, one of Canada’s largest, full service, post companies, will be on hand for this seminar on the latest technologies available for those working with stereoscopic 3-D images. Explore […]

IATSE Local 669 Camera Trainee Course

Film Training Manitoba has been asked by IASTE Local 669 (the International Photographers Guild) to gauge the interest of our community in their Camera Trainee Program. Interested parties should submit a resume, along with a letter of interest, to FTM. If a significant interest is shown in the program, IATSE Local 669 will conduct a […]

Government of Canada helps post-secondary graduates in Winnipeg gain career-related experience

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA, July 30, 2009 – Film Training Manitoba will provide 10 post-secondary graduates with the opportunity to enhance and develop their employment skills through career-related experience, as a result of the Government of Canada’s support. Mr. Rod Bruinooge, Member of Parliament for Winnipeg South, made the announcement today on behalf of the Honourable Diane […]

LA-based Screenwriter, Pilar Alessandra, returns to Winnipeg

Los Angeles-based screenwriting instructor Pilar Alessandra (www.onthepage.tv) is back by popular demand, bringing her two-day rewrite intensive workshop to Winnipeg August 29 & 30. This special training event is presented in partnership by Film Training Manitoba and the National Screen Institute. Participants will take their screenplays, or outlines, through six different rewrites and leave with […]