Three new films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Festival from directors Ryan Couldrey, Greg Jeffs and Joffre Faria Silva.
Farm is a Four-Letter Word
Farm is a Four-Letter Word | Comedy, 10:04, English, ON, 2016 | Director: Ryan Couldrey
When a TV documentary crew visits The MacIntyre Farm for a story on a floundering industry, they discover a couple at the end of their rope with no fucks left to give.
It’s All in Your Head
It’s All in Your Head | Comedy, 5:49, English, AB, 2016 | Director: Greg Jeffs
A bedtime story about the monster in the closet.
Famílias | Drama, 11:20, Portuguese with English subtitles, ON, 2017 | Director: Joffre Faria Silva
Upon the conversion of one of its members to a radical Christian Church, a family spirals out of control and breaks apart.
Famílias proposes a discussion about tolerance, mutual understanding and inclusion.
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Call for films / submit by December 13
We’re accepting films through FilmFreeway until Wednesday, December 13, 2017.
If your film is programmed, you have a chance of winning over $3K in cash awards. We accept films released after January 1, 2012.
All NSI Online Short Film Festival winners receive a complimentary Friend membership for the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television and non-acting award winners are qualified to be nominated for a Canadian Screen Award (if award criteria are met).
Your film must be less than 30 mins long. Drama, comedy, animation, documentary, sci-fi, horror, music video and experimental are all eligible and must be made by a Canadian writer, director or producer.
The NSI Online Short Film Festival is made possible through the support of Festival Partner Telefilm Canada; Supporting Sponsors Entertainment One, Super Channel, Corus Entertainment, Blue Ant Media, The Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation and Breakthrough Entertainment; Award Sponsors A&E Television Networks, The Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation and Blue Ant Media; and Industry Partner the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television.