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Current NSI Totally Television students talk about boot camp training


Students learned from industry experts including Karen Walton, Alison Lea Bingeman and James Hurst.

CBC New Indigenous Voices class of 2017 – final words from the students


They’ve graduated and we miss them but here they share their internship tales and hopes for the future.

NSI grads: get $150 discount on Judith Weston directing workshop, September 5 & 6, Toronto


The regular cost of the workshop is $600 US. NSI alumni are offered registration for $600 CA plus HST.

CBC New Indigenous Voices 2017 students tell us about the course so far


Tyshana Hobson, Jesse Spence, Nikita Day, Andy Lown, Gindalee Ouskun, Alexis Leask, Chris Eastman, Michael Black and Ryan Wilson talk about the impact of the course.

NSI Features First writers talk about the Toronto Screenwriting Conference


We hear from Susie Winters, Shayne Metcalfe, Ryan Bright and Stephanie Law.

Hop the Twig

Director: Kyle Rideout ·

When little Audrey’s potted plant dies, the tot’s deepest fears take over her wildly growing imagination.

Celebrate National Canadian Film Day 2017


We’ll be celebrating with a special program of films in the NSI Online Short Film Festival at the start of the week.

NSI Features First producers talk about their second training boot camp


We hear from Jeremy Lutter, Jennifer Liao, Arnold Lim and Mark Wolff.

NSI IndigiDocs 2017 students talk about boot camp training


April Johnson, Odessa Shuquaya, Petie Chalifoux, Micheal Auger, Darcy Waite, Roger Boyer, Michele Mundy and Steve Sxwithul’txw reflect on boot camp.

NSI Totally Television phase two teams on their second boot camp


John-Paul Nynkowski and Oliver Brackenbury of Heirloom and Ashleigh Rains and Geordie Sabbagh of A Detective Lives Here share their thoughts.

NSI Features First 2017 students on their training boot camp


Our newest students just wrapped their first training boot camp in Toronto. At the end of the week we asked them to write about it.

Happy holidays from NSI


Holiday greetings and best wishes for 2017 from all of us at the National Screen Institute.