Are you thinking of applying to VFS? Meeting Oct 2 11:30 am Rm 57

Attend our VFS Info, Scholarship & Application Meeting on October 2 @ 11:50 am in room 57 Meeting will cover:  What to really expect! VFS Scholarships for SislerIDM students: Sisler High School and Vancouver Film School (VFS) has established the following educational media pathway scholarships applicable to the students entering […]

The REEL PRIDE Film Festival wishes to encourage you to submit to the 14th annual Canadian LGBTTQ* Short Film Competition.

ABOUT THE REEL PRIDE SHORT FILMS COMPETITION The Reel Pride Film Festival will be celebrating its 32nd year in Winnipeg, October 16th to 21th, 2017.  We are excited to be hosting our 14th Annual Canadian LGBTTQ* Short Film Competition.  All films will be screened by the festival’s advisory committee and […]

The Big Picture

4 Sisler IDM students registered their own company (Digital Dropkick Media), opened a bank account, got insurance, travelled Canada and received $20,000 in funding…and best of all, they told their story about trying to crack the creative industry. We hope you enjoy Ritvick, Kevin, Kara and Janelle’s story on Shaw […]

The Big Picture Airs June 26 @ 11:00 am

Set your DVRs for our first TV pilot show on June 26. The four Sisler IDM students registered their own company (Digital Dropkick Media), opened a bank account, got insurance, travelled Canada and received $20,000 in funding…and best of all, they told their story about trying to crack the creative […]

Dreams take flight on Shaw TV in June 2017

Watch Shaw TV in late June to see how four Winnipeg students face unique obstacles as they aspire to crack into the creative industry!   We are so excited to announce that the first ever pilot TV show will be broadcasted in late June on Shaw TV.  The Big Picture, […]

Luminance is Looking for Filmmakers

Are you a filmmaker who wants to change the world? Are you as comfortable in front of the camera as you are behind it? Do you dream of adventure? We’re looking for you. WHAT IS LUMINANCE? Luminance is a social engagement platform that uses the mobilizing power of video storytelling […]

Thank you for making 2016-17 the best year ever!

Many thanks for the amazing support in 2016-17 Thank you to all of our educational partners and friends for making a difference in clearing a pathway to the Creative Industry.  We really appreciate your support by providing skill development workshops, supporting us online, inspiring our students through educational talks, welcoming us into your studios, […]

Film Training Manitoba workshop signup

Do you love movies? Have you ever wanted to take part in making one? Are you interested in working in: Camera operation Production Assistance Rigging Lighting Set dressing Cable pulling Dolly gripping Sound production Transportation and setup Film Training Manitoba’s Set Orientation workshop is happening on May 24th & 25th […]

What an Amazing Evening at #MovieNightsCA #Winnipeg

Thanks Manitoba Film & Music for an amazing opportunity to celebrate Canadian Film The Manitoba film industry is busy, going by the $120 million dollars worth of production the province has hosted in the past year. But Manitoba film isn’t necessarily glamorous. Films get made. They often play festivals. Occasionally, […]

Red Carpet info for SislerIDM students

Attention @SislerIDM students representatives! I have forwarded you links that the students can read to gather information about the event. They will be wearing Movie Nights Across Canada t-shirts and greeting the guests attending the screening. They will be guiding the general public guests thru the right doors all the […]

@VFS VFX Presentation w/ Melissa Best – April 5

What an amazing tour of the VFX industry in Vancouver! SislerIDM students learned about the VFX Industry from industry guru and VFS instructor Melissa Best About Melissa: Mel became involved in the entertainment business early. She was in numerous plays, took acting classes for fun, modeled, danced and spent time […]

Manitoba film industry posts best-in-a-decade $127M year amid influx of big stars – Manitoba – CBC News

Manitoba film industry posts best-in-a-decade $127M year amid influx of big stars Production volume at about $127M year ending in March, with significant growth in animation Teghan Beaudette · CBC News4 Hours Ago About 100 people were on set for the final day of filming Mr. Snowman in the Exchange District […]

Are you graduating from high school this year? Get Creative! Get Industry ready @SislerIDM

or graduated from high school in 2016, 2015, 2014?  Are you under the age of 21?  Do you want to prepare for a career in the Creative Industry?   Register for the Interactive Digital Media Pathway (4 classes for free) at Sisler High School today.  Limited spots available. Prepare yourself for a […]

Sisler IDM course codes & step by step registration instructions

SISLER HIGH SCHOOL CREATIVE INDUSTRY COURSES Here are some tips when you are registering online: Select ‘Sisler’ as school first, All IDM course with “DM” codes can be easily found under the Vocational category All ICT classes are split into 2 half credit codes.  Students must select both. ICT classes may […]

Freeze Frame Education presents “Explore the Ocean” in VR w/ NFB & Jac Gautreau @ SislerIDM on March 8

Join us at Sisler IDM for “The Ocean School”  Virtual Reality presentation on March 8. This workshop is being offered by Freeze Frame Education, On Screen Manitoba, the National Film Board and Jac Gautreau. Instructor:  Jac Gautreau, NFB / ONF Location: Room 57, Sisler High School Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Time: […]

Get Creative & Industry Ready! Sisler IDM Open House – Feb 23

The Sisler IDM Advantage Check out our Open House on Thursday, February 23 between 6:00 – 9:00 pm VFS-SISLER IDM SCHOLARSHIPS: – Unlimitd Merit scholarships up to $5,100 – Two Excellence in Media scholarships of $3,000 – One Horizon scholarship up to $17,550 – One Women in Acting scholarship of $3,000 […]

Thinking about taking an IDM course in Semester 2?

Here are the available Sisler IDM, Sisler ICT and Graphic Design courses running in semester 2.  Availability may be limited. Course Name Course Code  Teacher Course Name Course Code  Teacher Slot A Digital Voices (Futures) DM100V4S Mr. Leduc Intro to Film DPDFHR2S Mr. Dyck-Lyons Slot B Digital Voices (IDM PM) DM101V4S  Mr. Leduc […]

Mandatory scholarship meeting for VFS applicants

Mandatory VFS Scholarship meeting for SislerIDM students Application process for VFS scholarships starts Wednesday January 11 @ 11:55 in Room 57! In June of 2017, Vancouver Film School will be granting up to $63,000 in scholarships to Sisler IDM graduates to study Programming, Game Design, Sound Design. Film Production, VFX, Animation, […]