FTM Launches New Profile Series 21 for 2021!

To celebrate FTM’s 20th anniversary in 2020 we launched the 20 for the 20th — Reel Careers interview series last year to recognize the talented professionals in Manitoban’s dynamic film and television industry. We met with over 20 people and learned more about them and shared their advice and experiences. The series was quite popular so […]

Government of Canada Indigenous Community Support Fund: needs-based funding application

Needs-based funding to help Indigenous communities and organizations prevent, prepare and respond to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Click here for all the information On August 12, 2020, the Government of Canada announced an additional $305 million for the Indigenous Community Support Fund. It is being distributed through a combination of: $145,172,639 in allocations directly to First Nations, […]

FTM’s Mauro Ferritto is Shortlisted for Final Draft’s Big Break Screenwriting Contest 2020

Senior Programs and Communications Manager Mauro Ferritto’s new feature film screenplay, Jokers and Thieves, has advanced to the quarter finals for Final Draft’s Big Break Screenwriting Contest in the Action/Adventure category. Mauro’s project has made the top 3% of total submissions. “FTM’s team have extensive hand-on experience in the film industry which helps us to […]

Supervisory Series with Holly Palmer

November 28 + 29, 2020 11:00am – 1:00pm | Zoom session FREE for members of DGC-MB,ICG 669, IATSE 856, On Screen MB About the workshopUsing scenarios from the media production industry, participants willdevelop skills that can be applied on set, in a shop or in the office. This course is ideal for keys and leads, […]


For over a decade, Film Training Manitoba (FTM) has held a our FILM EXPO to offer new and innovative workforce development training to Manitoba’s dynamic film industry. Our programming for FILM EXPO has the theme of new programming or courses that are connected to film industry related technology.  We’ve develop a series of training sessions […]