In a change to our regular NSI Online Short Film Festival programming, we’re showcasing films from the NSI archives over the next five weeks.
We begin this week with films from directors Molly McGlynn, Geoff Redknap and Leah Johnston.
Given Your History
Given Your History | Drama, 14:24, English, ON, 2013 | Director: Molly McGlynn
Two sisters struggle with their relationship, and their personal fears, several years after the death of their mother.
Some Things Won’t Sleep
Some Things Won’t Sleep | Drama, 10:56, English, NS, 2014 | Director: Leah Johnston
Anika and her husband have the perfect marriage. Or so it seems.
But flashes from a gruesome future scene seem to hint that something is about to go terribly awry. When a secret is revealed and the marriage begins to fall apart, Anika attempts to do the most horrific thing possible to salvage her relationship. Unfortunately, some secrets won’t stay buried for very long …
The Auburn Hills Breakdown
The Auburn Hills Breakdown | Sci-fi/Horror, 16:43, English, BC, 2008 | Director: Geoff Redknap
Junior, the fiercely loyal son of a backwoods cannibal family, struggles in terror against the creepy hospitality of a superficial yuppie couple.
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