OPPORTUNITY: Partnerships between Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal businesses

Has your organization ever considered the possible advantages of entrepreneurial partnerships or collaboration with First Nations businesses? Aboriginal business interests are on the rise and recent Supreme Court decisions are recognizing the value of their assets and creating new business opportunities. To some non-Aboriginal businesses, these decisions represent a barrier however other businesses are realizing […]

WORKSHOP: Introduction to Accounting for Film with Phil Doerksen

Workshop participants will learn about the duties and responsibilities of an accounting assistant in the film industry, and how their role within the accounting office benefits a production. This course will combine theory with the expectations of the accounting department; and how as part of the team, the accounting assistant participates in achieving the department’s […]

WORKSHOP: Process & Character Development — Individual Coaching Sessions with Jim Heber

This workshop is comprised of two components: Consultation and Screen Work. CONSULTATION: On Nov. 6th, individual meetings (no less than 20 minutes) with each participant will be scheduled. SCREEN WORK: A private, 40-minute, on-camera coaching session will be scheduled with each participant on either Nov. 15th or the 16th. Find out more »

WORKSHOP: Directing Actors with Christiane Hirt

This two-day workshop will focus on the art of crafting a performance and directing actors. Through gaining deeper insight into an actors’ process, the director participants will discover simple, dynamic and efficient tools that will accelerate their skills in working with actors – all with the goal of capturing the performance that you… Find out […]

INDUSTRY SESSION: Paul Lewis and Tony Leadman | ON SCREEN MANITOBA

Emerging documentary filmmakers and producers won’t want to miss On Screen Manitoba’s upcoming industry session on October 22nd! On Screen Manitoba and Manitoba Film and Music are pleased to host an industry session with Paul Lewis, President and General Manager of Discovery Channel in Canada and Tony Leadman, Head Worldwide Distribution EPI on October 22nd (time […]

WORKSHOP: TV Writing from Concept to Production

During this three-day writing workshop, participants will work with veteran, Gemini Award-winning screenwriter, Jordan Wheeler, who will share his knowledge on the craft of storytelling, screenwriting, development of story structure, characters, co-writing and re-writing skills, and how to work and participate in… Find out more »

WORKSHOP MASTER SERIES: Make-Up for the Film Industry

During this one day, hands-on course, participants will learn the history and application of silicone/gel filled appliances, transfer (Bondo) appliances and gelatin appliances. Participants will be taught specific hands-on skills with skin preparation, adhesives, application of appliances, colouring and the safe removal methods of the pieces.… Find out more »

WORKSHOP: Funding Opportunities and the Application Process

As a filmmaker and producer, you are constantly on the lookout for new funding opportunities to help get your productions off the ground. Moreover, after identifying the ideal funding sources, it’s imperative that you know how to appropriately apply for such funds in order… Find out more »