FTM’s 15th Anniversary Profile: REJEAN LABRIE

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Our latest 15th Anniversary Profile features Production Designer REJEAN LABRIE who has worked on a number of local productions including Mad Ship (2013), Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010) and My Winnipeg (2007).    

WORKSHOP: Production Sound Recording for Film

 This one day, hands-on workshop will explore the process and techniques that are involved in recording sound for dramatic and documentary film productions. Particular focus will deal with the various problems that are encountered on any production, as well as the solutions that can be employed. During the workshop, each participant will get the opportunity […]

FTM Awarding Bursaries to Post-Secondary Schools!

Winnipeg, MB – In celebration of its 15th year supporting the province’s film and television industry workforce, Film Training Manitoba (FTM) is providing awards to students from five of Manitoba’s post-secondary educational institutions. The following students are the recipients of FTM’s 15th Anniversary bursaries: Braden Dereniwski − Assiniboine Community College’s Interactive Media Arts Program Camille […]

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 »