NSI ONLINE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
A year-round Canadian short film fest run by the National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI).
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Bosco, a young musician orphaned in the Burundian genocide, is taken in by a member of the group responsible for the death of his mother.
A young boy’s excitement about his first DIY slingshot soon leads to regret.
An isolated woman has a chance meeting with a solitary man sparking hope for the future.
A short doc about underground comic book icon, Reid Fleming, the world’s toughest milkman.
When Kevin learns that his first love is moving he decides to run away with her so they can be together.
A young girl is forced to come to terms with her past when she ventures into the afterlife.
Ron Taylor retired from an 11-year career as a major league pitcher to go back to school and become a physician.
A woman deciphers a message received in her dreams, sent by a colony of bees.
A lyrical journey through the shifting landscapes of America.
When a recluse uncovers a tropical underground party he embarks on a journey that challenges his timid ways.
A call for the protection of our night skies endangered by humans who make bad use of urban lighting.
A woman struggles to free herself when an experiment with BDSM leaves her bound and alone in her home.
Manuel Jan owns the last working taxidermy shop in Toronto.
A father hires an online hitman to kill his daughter’s video game character, hoping to steer her away from becoming a professional gamer.
A man tries to convince a woman that they have a future together.
After moving to the city Alyssa finds herself inexplicably drawn to her neighbour Chloe.
Early-twentysomething Claire celebrates her birthday … alone at home.
After falling in love with an erotic masseuse, a lonely parking-booth attendant must step out of his comfort zone to liberate her from an oppressive boss.
A group of young Black Hmong women visit Hanoi, promote their village, and become tourists for the first time.
The story of a lonely old man and his android butler connected by the power of movies and TV.
A hermit-like illustrator does everything she can to avoid a courier who is amplifying her already out-of-control heart condition.
Two sisters struggle with their relationship, and their personal fears, several years after the death of their mother.
The story of a Tlingit First Nations man who has been deeply affected by the inter-generational trauma caused by Canada’s residential schools system.
Two brothers hold an intervention for their alcoholic mother.
Somewhere between then and now, a time traveler defies his orders, and compromises a future he cannot unlearn.
Two brothers adrift on broken sea ice in a distant land.
A clever boy designs a creative ploy to protect his little sister from repeated monster attacks.