Our mission is to showcase Manitoba Films, with an emphasis on Rural and Regional Productions.
We also highlight productions featuring Manitoba locations - again with an emphasis on Rural and Regional.

Westman  History Docs  |  NFB ProductionsPBS  |   This & That

Westman History Docs - By Local Filmakers

The best from Brandon and area filmakers...

The story of the birth and growth of the Wheat City - it's all about the Railway.

Directed by Ken McKenzie-Cochrane
48 min

Watch it...


Contact the Director

In the heart of the Great Depression, on the western edge of Turtle Mountain near the village of Goodlands, two competing coal mines provided employment, cheaper coal and an enduring story.

Directed by Ken Storie
16 min


A Vantage Points Production


Watch it...

Contact the Director

The Prairie Titanic

The HMS Titanic's ill fated sinking has direct local connections to Brandon, Manitoba  & area. This is a documentary exploring connections & events that occurred during the burial of the Leonard Hickman. Lenard is the most westward Canadian burial of any of the  Titanic victims, some 3000 Miles from the sinking in 1912.

Watch it...

Contact the Director

It's Our Town

It's Our Town- Episode 1 The Manitoba Antique Automobile Museum


It's Our Town- Episode 2 The Manitoba Agricultural Museum


It's Our Town- Episode 3 The Beautiful Plains Museum


It's Our Town- Episode 4 The Shoal Lake Mounted Police Museum


Tales from the Eddy


The End of the Line The Brandon Railway Story



NFB Production: Manitoba Topics

Places Not Our Own

1985 Production Set in 1929 Napinka


Railway Town

Fred Davis visits Melville Saskatchewan