New series Dr Keri: Prairie Vet from Merit Motion Pictures premieres on Animal Planet, December 10

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From pedigreed show dogs to prize mares, the series follows the action-packed life of travelling vet Dr. Keri Hudson Reykdal.

Farpoint Films’ Room For Rent wins at Chicago Comedy Film Festival

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Awards for best feature and best actress in a feature for lead Stephnie Weir.

Penny McCann contributes to new Ottawa Art Gallery book celebrating art from Ottawa-Gatineau region

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The book is a companion catalogue to OAG’s upcoming exhibition of the same name.

New documentary Fostering Hope from Liam Brennan, Chris McIvor in production

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Focuses on the issue of stray dogs in Northern Manitoba reserves and follows K9 Advocates Jasmine Colucci and Dave Brooker.

Jordan Canning’s Suck it Up opens theatrically in Canada on December 1

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The film opens December 1 at Carlton Cinema in Toronto and Landmark Cinemas in Ottawa, Whitby, Winnipeg and Calgary for a week-long run.

The United Guys Network by Tabatha Golat + 2 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Festival

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Plus Green Light by Bunthivy Nou and Easy Girl by Katie McMillan and Adam Goldhammer.

NSI Features First-developed film Venus celebrates English language premiere at Whistler Film Fest

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The film follows a transitioning woman who discovers she’s the father of a 14-year-old boy.

Frederick Kroetsch’s doc Beneath the Surface screens at Festival Inclús in Barcelona

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The film follows Daniel Ennett as he attempts to become the first scuba-certified quadruple amputee.

NSI Features First 2018 shortlist revealed

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Seven teams have been shortlisted and up to four will make the final cut in early December.

Tasha Hubbard’s Birth of a Family airs on CBC, November 19

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In the film, three sisters and a brother, adopted as infants into separate families across North America, meet for the first time.

Brianne Nord-Stewart’s web series The Dangers of Online Dating launches November 23

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In the series a sexual health nurse challenges her fears of STIs and relationships by online dating.

11 films from 18 NSI grads at the 2017 Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Fest

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Including two CBC New Indigenous Voices shorts, Forgotten (pictured) and Bank Statement.

A.O.K by Aris Athanasopoulos + 2 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Festival

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Plus Home by Rami Katz and A Family by Samuel Dayomi.

The Breadwinner opens theatrically in US and Canada, launches storytelling campaign

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Produced by NSI grad Anthony Leo and exec produced by Angelina Jolie.