Author Archives: Greg Klymkiw

All Equipment/Facility Rentals at WFG Suspended Until Provincial Restrictions Lifted

The Province of Manitoba is shutting down all film production. Hopefully this ban won’t last, but for now, we are currently suspending all equipment/facility rentals at the Winnipeg Film Group until the ban is lifted by the Province. A full …

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WFG/MFM Post-Production Fund FALL 2020

Winnipeg Film Group (WFG) Manitoba Film and Music (MFM) Post/Production Fund Deadline: Monday, October 26, 2020 | 12:00pm (NOON) PROGRAM OVERVIEW The Winnipeg Film Group’s MFM POST-PRODUCTION FUND is designed to assist Winnipeg Film Group members in the development of their artistic …

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COVID-19 Production/Post-Production/Facilities Rentals

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, all WFG Production Equipment and Post-Production/Facilities Rentals must be booked Monday to Friday, NO LATER than 48 Business Hours in ADVANCE. The earlier, the better. As the Artspace Building is closed to visitors until January …

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48 Hour Film Contest – 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic Edition! SOLD OUT! NO SPOTS LEFT! REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED!

  NOTE: COMPLETELY SOLD OUT – NO SPOTS LEFT – REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED! Registration for a special 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic Edition of the Winnipeg Film Group (WFG) 48 Hour Film Contest is NOW CLOSED. Registration for a special 2020 COVID-19 …

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Manitoba Film 2020 Hothouse Award Call For Applications

The Manitoba Film 2020 Hothouse Award is now accepting applications for the 2020 edition of the award. The Manitoba Film Hothouse Award is designed for an established Manitoba filmmaker to develop their career by providing them with this award for …

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Please Consider Supporting During This Extraordinary Time (Updated Nov. 2, 2020)

Dear friends of the Winnipeg Film Group (WFG) and Cinematheque, New COVID-19 public health orders were issued for the Winnipeg Metropolitan Region by the Chief Provincial Public Health Officer on November 1, 2020. These orders came into effect at 12:01 …

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CORONAVIRUS – COVID-19 Update

Re: COVID 19 – CORONAVIRUS EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY. In response to the  COVID-19 (Coronavirus) the Winnipeg Film Group is hereby closed to all public activities including but not limited to: Training, Production and Cinematheque. We will re-open once the Province of …

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Winnipeg Films join International entries at the Canadian International Comedy Film Festival (February 26-29, 2020)

The WFG in association with the Canadian International Comedy Film Festival (CICFF) presents the oldest, largest comedy film festival in Canada in association with Winnipeg Film Group (WFG) partners with The Canadian International Comedy Film Festival (CICFF) – the oldest, …

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Winnipeg Film Group Holiday Closures

The WFG Production Department on the Third Floor and the Administrative Offices in the Basement will be closed on Friday, December 19, 2019 and will not reopen until Thursday, January 2, 2020. The WFG Cinematheque will be open to watch …

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Call for Submissions and Guidelines: WFG MFM First Film Fund 2020 – Jan 31

The Winnipeg Film Group’s (WFG) Manitoba Film and Music (MFM) FIRST FILM FUND is designed to assist aspiring/beginning filmmakers make their first film. This fund provides up to $2,000 in cash and $2,000 in services towards a short film or …

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