Upcoming Deadlines

At On Screen Manitoba, we are committed to making our members aware of making industry opportunities such as calls for project submissions for funds, festivals, markets, competitions and awards. Links to all future opportunities will be posted in this centralized location and circulated in our weekly industry newsletter In Focus. To have a call for submissions listed here, e-mail info@onscreenmanitoba.com.



Employment Opportunities

    Local production is looking for METIS actors between the ages of 6-70 to cast in an independent full length film, shooting begins in September-May.
    **Very Important***
    Must be Metis and French speaking. For both authenticity and to hire within the community.
    Please send Headshot/Recent photo: Stannecasting@gmail.com
    Subject: NAME (AGE)
    Body of the EMAIL:
    3.List languages spoken
    4.Confirm you are Metis
    Auditions will be held at the end of August. Non-actors and families are encouraged to apply, please SHARE and RE-POST! NOTE: Additional Roles will be cast at a later date
  • Local productions are seeking crew for entry-level positions in the following IATSE Local 856 departments:
    You would be required to become an IATSE 856 permittee. The first step would be to complete your online required courses (Set Orientation and WHMIS), available through Film Training Manitoba. Full details on these courses can be found here. If you have completed your courses and are interested in applying, please contact:
    Terence Fuller – IATSE 856 Steward
    (204) 953-1100
  • The following positions are available through the Directors Guild of Canada (Manitoba):
    Office PA
    Locations PA
    Set PA
    You would be required to become a DGC permittee. The first step would be to complete your online required courses (Set Orientation and WHMIS), available through FTM. Full details on these courses can be found here. Contact Steven Foster (sfoster@dgc.ca) to follow up on one of the DGC positions.
  • On Screen Manitoba Bilingual Communications & Events Coordinator – Position open until filled
  • APTN Paid Internship opportunity (Ongoing)
  • New Media Manitoba Job Board
  • The Creative Mind Group’s Job, Internship & Opportunities Listing
  • Creative Manitoba Job Board
  • Winnipeg Arts Council Billboard


Film Festivals Submissions




Training & Mentorship Programs


Dates listed below are the event dates, not registration deadlines.

Workshops with the Winnipeg Film Group

Workshops with Film Training Manitoba
The following workshops are coming soon. Dates and links will be posted when available.

Workshops with New Media Manitoba
Workshops with Video Pool Media Arts Centre

National Screen Institute Courses

  • Totally Television – August 13
  • First Features – September 14
Canadian Film Centre (CFC) Film, TV, Actors, Music & Media Lab

On Screen Manitoba thanks its sustaining partners