Author Archives: Laura Friesen

Recruiting Hell

Director: Randy Brososky ·

Come behind the scenes as the demons of Hell LLP struggle to produce the best, worst recruiting video in the universe.

Away From Here

Director: Joseph Covello ·

An angst-ridden teenager must decide whether to leave his small town with his best friend or stay to support his family.


Director: Anna Sikorski ·

Preteen Clara embarks on a mission to master the art of walking in high-heeled shoes.

Apply for Telefilm Canada New Voices Award to attend Toronto Screenwriting Conference


Apply by February 24 for a chance to win a pass to the Toronto Screenwriting Conference.

Submit to CBC Short Film Face Off


Submit your short film by March 17, 2017.

NSI grads at WIFT-AT Women Making Waves conference, Halifax, March 3-5


Jordan Canning and Jennifer Holness present at the conference.

NSI grads nominated for Winnipeg Film Group’s Windy Awards


The awards are presented on February 25 at Cinematheque.

Awards for 90 Days, Kristina Mileska, Yinuo Wang, I Thought I Told You To Shut Up!! in NSI Online Short Film Fest


Timothy Yeung, Kristina Mileska, Yinuo Wang and Charlie Tyrell win awards for their work.

Attend Mike Fly’s web series workshop, Regina, March 4


This workshop covers web series basics.

Vote for your favourite STORYHIVE female-directed digital shorts by February 10


Help decide the top two TELUS STORYHIVE digital shorts from 30 finalists.

Gloria Ui Young Kim selected to Women in View’s Five in Focus program


Five in Focus is designed to highlight the diversity and depth of female directors in Canada.


Director: Avery Stedman, Graeme Barrett ·

A divorced dad-type goes on a short journey of self discovery.