NSI ONLINE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
A year-round Canadian short film fest run by the National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI).
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A dishwasher’s dream of becoming a professional chef takes a step closer to reality when an unlikely alliance is forged with a local streetwalker.
A woman travels across the infinite multiverse all without leaving her living room.
A surreal tale about a lonely reaper who has a chance to make a true connection when a neglected young boy takes an interest in her.
An introspective look into a relationship between a woman struggling with depression, and the unfailing husband who seeks to draw her out of her latest breakdown.
Eggnog lasts one month for most of us, but for artisan Donny Burston, the tradition runs all year.
An animated landscape brought to life by the music of Woulg.
The parents from their baby’s point of view.
A teacher and his Aboriginal students build a school in the north end of Winnipeg, and in the process re-build their lives.
Two German soldiers with differing ideals patrol a small town in occupied France during World War II.
Audrey’s had enough of her abusive, low-life criminal husband so she’s getting out, but it won’t be easy…
A modern-day odyssey of a Japanese male escort and how a violent night sets in motion a journey back to his childhood roots.
A boy discovers that a refugee is occupying his habitat and stealing from ‘his’ dumpster.
A granddaughter’s grief is transformed by her imagination into an adventure of love and joy.
A psychological horror movie about an elderly man trapped in a nightmarish labyrinth full of monsters.
On a cult compound hidden in the hills, a young woman is given a simple task: go into town to buy supplies.
Two travellers undertake the construction of a gigantic bridge to cross a gulf blocking their way.
A short film about some people and the spaces they occupy.
A dream-like story of impermanence told through dance and stop-motion painting.
The man holds the purse while the woman beats up the bullies.
Tommy volunteers to be Amelia’s bait boyfriend, but it’s not so clear who the bait really is and who they’re actually trying to catch.
A woman’s attempt to bury her past becomes literally unearthed.
A young writer tries to escape depression by having sex with a stranger who reminds him of his mother.
A hand-drawn and painted animation exploring mental illness through mythological imagery.
A hippy girl, an old soldier, and a secret.
A grown man and a young girl compare sibling rivalries in a playground one winter afternoon.
A young couple embark on a journey to a mysterious Island to save their troubled relationship.
The story of a second son, the ‘creative’ one.