Danishka Esterhazy's film Black Field was named Best Feature Drama at the Vancouver Women in Film Festival

Click here to access the March 10, 2011 issue.

In This Issue:

On Screen Manitoba  

  • OSM Presents “Close Up” Speaker Series 


  • Frantic Films Wins A Spirit Of Winnipeg Award
  • Ernesto Griffith Wins Award At Winnipeg Real To Reel Film Festival
  • Danishka Esterhazy’s Black Field Wins At Vancouver Women In Film Festival
  • Absurd Machine Film Green City To Screen At Imax
  • Merit Motion Pictures & Complex Games Win An Interactive Award 


  • Government Consultations Regarding Audio-Visual Treaty Co-Pro Policy
  • Appel Aux Commentaires – La Coproduction Régie Par Des Traités 

Application Deadlines  

  • Ottawa International Animation Festival Accepting Submissions
  • Call For Entries – CBC Prime Time Television Program 


  • OSM Member Registration Discount For Banff World Media Festival 

Film Training Manitoba

  • The Empowered Audition *Next Session – Audition For Casting Director!
  • Stereoscopic 3d Production And Theory
  • C-Plot Pro: Database Program For The Costume Department


  • BCE’s Takeover Of CTV Approved
  • Warner Bros. Tests Renting Film On Facebook For Web Cash
  • CMF 2011-12 Application Forms Available 

Job Postings  

  • Original Pictures Seeks Accountant/Book-Keeper 

Manitoba Film And Music  

  • Manitoba In The Spotlight At SXSW / Pleins Feux Sure Le Manitoba Au Festival SXSW 

National Screen Institute  

  • NSI Seeks Aboriginal Adults For Film & TV Training Program 

Winnipeg Film Group  

  • Cinematheque News For March 9 – 13 


  • Call For Entries – Perspective Canada_Cannes 2011 

Important Dates And Events  

  • Festivals & Deadlines At A Glance

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About On Screen Manitoba:

On Screen Manitoba is an innovative non-profit, membership-driven association that leads, builds and represents Manitoba’s screen-based media industry. Our association has grown and evolved over its 22 years into a vital force in the industry. We lead our community in setting common goals and in building a stronger industry. Our membership represents the full spectrum of individuals and organizations (production companies, labour groups, distributors, broadcasters, suppliers and supporting organizations) that make up the screen-based media industry in Manitoba. On Screen Manitoba membership totals nearly 300 but reaches more than 1,500 individuals. 

To find out more about On Screen Manitoba visit its website here