Three films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Festival from directors Aris Athanasopoulos, Rami Katz and Samuel Dayomi.
A.O.K | Comedy, 8:05, English, ON, 2016 | Director: Aris Athanasopoulos
A couple confront their uncertainty and fears about being together … while on a designer psychedelic drug.
Home | Documentary, 2:35, Arabic with English subtitles, BC, 2017 | Director: Rami Katz
A woman, forced to leave her home in Syria, contemplates a new life in Canada.
A Family | Drama, 6:49, English, ON, 2017 | Director: Samuel Dayomi
A young boy must choose between parents as his family breaks apart.
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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.