NSI ONLINE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
A year-round Canadian short film fest run by the National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI).
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Two young waitresses go out on a Friday night after weeks of never-ending shifts.
A hypnotic dance of transformation in a metaphorical forest.
A day in the life of an abused woman.
An intimate observational documentary about a Jamaican migrant worker struggling with a cancer diagnosis.
A couple spend the day together and end it watching the clouds.
A brother and sister try to make sense of their mother’s passing and their new home in Canada.
Loving newlywed husband Paul Seger is making the other guys in the neighbourhood look bad.
An obsessive runner must confront his first love to save his relationship with his girlfriend.
A young woman struggling to come to terms with a traumatic sexual experience ￼finds herself in competition with her roommate over the same man. [CONTENT WARNING]
A young boy must choose between parents as his family breaks apart.
A woman, forced to leave her home in Syria, contemplates a new life in Canada.
A couple confront their uncertainty and fears about being together … while on a designer psychedelic drug.
After losing her teenage daughter to an accidental opioid overdose, a mother undertakes a mission to ensure her memory lives on.
Jeremy and his boyfriend Cruz want to have a baby. Their friend, who may or may not be in love with Jeremy, is going to be their surrogate. What could possibly go wrong?
In a governmental experiment facility aimed at creating a society free of sadness and pain, two patients plot their escape.
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 f–ks left to give. [LANGUAGE WARNING]
Upon the conversion of one of its members to a radical Christian Church, a family spirals out of control and breaks apart.
A bedtime story about the monster in the closet.
Following a violent incident, a young woman isolates herself in a cottage hoping to find peace.
A young woman enters a crisis on the eve of her 19th birthday as she realizes she’s about to out-age her older sister who died at 18.
A story of love and its power to transcend time, space and even death.
Alex is in the express checkout lane when he realizes with horror he’s forgotten the all-important crackers.
A man has difficulty with his roommates accepting a new knick-knack in the living room.
A traditional meeting descends into a tense confrontation around privilege, race and the power of words.
Inside a young man’s heart, manifestations of his past romantic failings fight to convince his newest flame that a relationship with him is a mistake.
Join Kit the eager beaver on an odyssey through four seasons in a Canadian forest as she learns about compassion, failure, survival and community.
A young woman brings us into her wild and fantastic world as she realizes her death is imminent.