Judah Lyunade Awarded Best Director Award at the 2020 UWPG Film Festival

Film Training Manitoba (FTM) is proud to have sponsored the Best Director award at the 2020 UWPG Film Festival. Manitoba filmmaker Judah Lyunade took home the award for his film, Transcension. This film explores the black body’s relationship with space in diaspora but on a very personal level.  “When I was creating this film I wanted […]

FTM’s Careers in Film Panel Session at the UWPG Film Festival 2020

Thank you to UWPG Film Festival, and our special partner Manitoba Film and Music for working with Film Training Manitoba (FTM) to conducted a one-hour panel with a group of film industry professionals. During this moderated session, the panelists spoke about their personal experiences about the film industry’s various jobs and careers as well as tips […]

Manitoba’s Film Industry is Looking for COVID-19 Health and Safety Supervisors

Due to COVID-19, a number of Manitoba film productions have been contacting Film Training Manitoba for referrals for Manitoba residents that can potentially work in health and safety capacities on film productions.   Manitoba Productions have expressed an interest in individuals with medical training on infectious diseases and biohazards. In addition, knowledge of film production is […]

Careers in Film presented by Film Training Manitoba

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Film Training Manitoba (FTM) will be conducting a one-hour panel with a group of film industry professionals about jobs and careers in the film industry. During this moderated session, the panelists will speak about their personal experiences and we will also take questions from the participants. If you are looking at finding your […]

FTM Updates Safety Awareness Course

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Film Training Manitoba (FTM) had worked with SAFE Work Manitoba to conduct an in-depth curriculum update to our Safety Awareness online course. This course is a requirement toward membership in the Directors Guild of Canada’s Manitoba District Council and the International Cinematographers Guild of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage […]