Sisler IDM

@SislerFilm & ShawTV present an exclusive 2-Day #broadcast #documentary #workshop

We are very excited to announce that Shaw TV will be joining us live to help document Sisler IDM’s 4th annual Game On event! Equipped with their broadcasting “flight pack,” Community Access Producers Tracy Koga, Rudy Gauer & Billy Fung will show a dozen Sisler students how to professionally plan, interview, shoot, design and edit for a real TV program. Throughout the two-day workshop, students will develop skills in:


  • Camera operation
  • Live-to-tape direction
  • Switcher control
  • ENG Recording
  • On-camera technique
  • Interview staging
  • Lighting
  • Mic’ing
  • Editing & much more


Once production is complete, students will work at Sisler and ShawTV’s headquarters to key and edit a full-length program which will air on Shaw TV. So stay tuned!

Broadcasting workshop schedule is as follows:

February 1st

9:00am – Students arrive

10:00am – 11:00am  Interviews with keynote speakers

11:00am – 12:00pm B roll 

12:00pm – 1:00pm – Lunch 

1:00pm – 3:00pm – Student interviews & team stories are developed

3:00pm – Students are dismissed

February 2nd

9:00am – Students arrive

10:00am – 12:00am  ENG footage, student interviews & B roll

12:00pm – 1:00pm – Lunch

1:00pm – 3:00pm – Student interviews & extra b-roll & final game showcase recorded

3:00pm – Students are dismissed


About the ShawTV team:

Tracy Koga

Senior Producer

Tracy Koga is a true Manitoban, born and raised in Winnipeg, and now happily married and raising her family here. Tracy is a former dancer with The Royal Winnipeg Ballet going through the school ranks, graduating right into the company. After dancing around the world, she settled down back home and landed an opportunity to work for Shaw TV covering arts and entertainment. For more than 10 years with Shaw TV, Tracy enjoys producing and hosting “Backstage” everyday, and working on  TV specials that have taken her to Disney World, Churchill and The Pas in Manitoba’s north, and as far away as Israel!



Rudy Gauer

Community Access Producer

Rudy Gauer is a Community Access Producer who has worked at Shaw TV Winnipeg Since 2010. He specializes in crafting stories behind the scenes and in his time at Shaw TV Rudy has taken on roles of being co-producer and technical lead on many large projects that have run on the station including Your Busiest Day, The Fabulous Blue Bomber Show and 30 With the Team.
Television being one of his passions in life, Rudy enjoys all aspects of broadcasting and can be found in front of the camera on different projects as a host or reporter.






Billy Fung

Community Access Producer

Billy Fung is a community access producer and has been with ShawTV Winnipeg since 2009. He has a strong interest in Photography and Design. When he is not creating graphics for TV shows he spends his time searching for the new sushi restaurant to tryout.