Click here to access the May 12, 2011 issue.

In This Issue: 


  • How To Tune A Double-Barreled Shotgun
  • Todd And The Book Of Pure Evil To Air On Fearnet
  • One Ocean Wins At International Wildlife Film Festival
  • Todd And The Book Of Pure Evil Nominated For Two Leo Awards
  • Going Green In The Neighbourhood
  • Musical Ghosts Wins Manitoba Day Award
  • Brendon Sawatzky Accepted To The Trans Atlantic Partners Program
  • The Year Dolly Parton Was My Mom To Screen At Cinematheque 

Application Deadlines  

  • Call For Entries – TIFF’s Rising Stars Programme
  • Call For Entries – Aspen Filmfest
  • Call For Entries – Festival Du Nouveau Cinema
  • Call For Entries – Deal Makers Live
  • Deadline For Programmed Screening At Yorkton Film Festival 

Film Training Manitoba  

  • Three-Day Film Director’s Intensive Workshop
  • Concept Development And Pitching Workshop
  • Script-E Continuity Intensive Workshop
  • FTM Announces Career Focus Program For 2011/2012 


  • The Puzzle Of Transmedia Classification Criteria
  • Province Increases Support To Manitoba’s Film And Television Industry 

National Screen Institute  

  • Call For Entries – NSI Online Short Film Festival
  • Special Selection Of Canadian Short Films At Cannes: Not Short On Talent 

Winnipeg Film Group  

  • Cinematheque News For May 11 – 15 

Important Dates And Events  

  • Festivals & Deadlines At A Glance

Click here to access the May 12, 2011 issue.

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