Our latest profile features Vonnie Von Helmolt – former FTM Board Chair and local film producer.
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 »
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 »
Firearms can be as safe as any other prop on a film set when handled correctly. But how do you know for sure they are being handled properly? What is an adequate level of safety protection when working with blanks? What are legal requirements when using firearms, and the legal and safety issues involved when… […]
On August 28th, we opened our office doors to celebrate Film Training Manitoba‘s 15 years of providing high calibre training to the province’s filmmaking industry. There was a great turnout from all facets of the community. Cake was cut, videos were played, and even a freestyle rap was performed! We are continually grateful for the support […]
This two-day workshop will provide course participants with a fundamental working knowledge of two key pieces of software used in today’s film and television industry. These essential tools enhance the flexibility, accuracy, and efficiency of creating budgets and schedules for productions of all types. Movie Magic Budgeting is an innovative… Find out more »
A background in Accounting is beneficial but is NOT required. Administrative and/or clerical skills would be assets. Production companies are currently looking for highly organized and self-motivated individuals who are interested in working in the accounting department of upcoming local film & television productions. The job itself would be full time but would also entail […]
FTM’s Programs & Communications Assistant for over three years, Jenna Neepin has a unique perspective on FTM’s role in the local community – especially with being an up-and-coming filmmaker in her own right. See what she also has to say about starting out in the industry initially as a FTM trainee!
The advent of cutting-edge camera drone technology allows for the transmission of HD quality images throughout a drone’s flight path. These drones have the capability of mounting virtually any DSLR or professional-grade video camera. In the past, conventional aircraft have been limited in their ability to gather aerial footage from low altitudes. However, drones can be easily […]
This intensive 2-day workshop on Costume Breakdown will cover basic breakdown techniques and natural aging, as well as more extreme forms of breakdown such as painting, blood and special effects. The workshop will be a mixture of lecture, demonstration and hands-on learning. Participants will learn the most effective approach to achieve desired results. Find out […]