Jennifer Podemski wins Nell Shipman award

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The award is presented by the Toronto ACTRA Women’s Committee and recognizes those who’ve advanced gender equity in the industry.

Randy Brososky, Chester Sit plan #100in1day challenge with Hellevator project

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100 one-minute stories will unfold on Instagram on June 4 for the #100in1day challenge.

Up in a Plane by Rachel Moore + 2 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Fest

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Films from Rachel Moore, Thomas Pepper and Frédéric Lefebvre.

Lisa Rose Snow and Kate Green receive BravoFACTUAL funding

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The winning short docs include A History Interpreted from Lisa Rose Snow and Melting Stars from Kate Green.

Geoff Redknap and Katie Weekley’s feature The Unseen premieres at Fantasia Film Fest 2016

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The Unseen is the debut feature film from Geoff and Katie.

NSI grads win Golden Sheaf awards at Yorkton Film Fest

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Award winners included NSI Aboriginal Documentary students Janine Windolph, Courtney Montour, Trudy Stewart, Tasha Hubbard and Marilyn Poitras (pictured).

What we’re reading: 5 lessons learned from my indie doc Sriracha, YouTube building a VR app + more

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Some of the top picks from stuff we’ve read online over the past couple of weeks.

NSI Aboriginal Documentary films air tonight on APTN

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An Ecstatic Professional (pictured), Alice and Kevin, Finding Sergeant Partridge and Traditional Beats air on Reel Insights.

NSI grads win AMPIA Rosie Awards

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TIny Plastic Men and Straight to Video: The B-Movie Odyssey (pictured) took home awards.

imagineNATIVE short film program Everyone’s Child screens in Winnipeg

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Sonya Ballantyne’s Crash Site (pictured) is included among the shorts.

Spaces by Erik Mockus + 2 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Fest

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Films from Erik Mockus, Stefan Verna and Lightning Boy Studio.

Jordana Aarons wins WIFT-T’s 2016 Banff World Media Festival scholarship

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Jordana receives a full delegate pass to Banff.

Baroness von Sketch Show comes to CBC this summer

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Mike Fly, Jeremy Lalonde and Jeff Peeler worked on the upcoming comedy series.

Gabriel Constant produces music vids for Buffy Sainte-Marie

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Gabriel is an NSI Aboriginal Documentary grad who met Buffy while interning at APTN.