Mountain in Thailand by Duncan McDowall + 2 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Fest

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Films from Duncan McDowall, Taras Lavren and Colin Waugh.

How to Plan an Orgy in a Small Town gets US & Canadian theatrical release in May

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An upcoming comedy feature from Jeremy Lalonde and Jordan Walker.

Submit your short film; over $4K in prizes up for grabs in the NSI Online Short Film Fest

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Films are now being accepted exclusively through FilmFreeway until Friday, June 17 at 4:30 p.m. CST.

NSI presents Women in Media awards at Red River College

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NSI’s Chris Vajcner and Laura Friesen hung out with the award winners yesterday at a reception in Winnipeg.

Roxann Whitebean’s Thunder Blanket doc series airs on CBC

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Roxann is a current NSI Aboriginal Documentary student.

NSI grads score Rockie Award nominations

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Coded and Riftworld Chronicles are nominated for best digital fiction series.

What we’re reading: making films for and about Canadian Native women; free e-book on comedy writing + much more

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A brief collection of stuff we’ve read online recently.

The Woman in White by Ross Moore + 2 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Fest

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Films from Ross Moore, Trevor Kristjanson and Kev Tabachnick, and Chad Costen and John Prowse.

Twitter ticket giveaway – Toronto Screenwriting Conference 2016

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To enter, tell us on Twitter why you want to attend the Toronto Screenwriting Conference. Deadline is April 27.

2016 Corus Diverse TV Director students announced

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The five selected students will attend training boot camp in Toronto in June.

NSI appoints Angela Heck to Digital & Strategic Initiatives Director, welcomes Kaya Wheeler and Joy Loewen

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Kaya Wheeler is appointed to the position of Aboriginal Programs & Administrative Assistant and Joy Loewen returns to NSI as Manager, Programs & Development.

Tim Stevenson makes Manitoba Future 40 list

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Tim is an NSI Aboriginal Youth Pilot Project grad who currently works at Food Matters Manitoba.

Fire Song opens theatrically on May 13

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Fire Song is an award-winning feature from Adam Garnet Jones and Laura Milliken.

Register for the 2016 Toronto Screenwriting Conference

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NSI alumni are eligible to receive $50 off their TSC registration.