NSI ONLINE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
A year-round Canadian short film fest run by the National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI).
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After months trying to get his wife pregnant, Bill finds that doing his business is suddenly everybody’s business.
Bandages, an old man haunted by his dark past, embarks on his journey towards forgiveness.
As we get older we realize birthdays suck. This one is no different.
A young boy tries to bring his dead lizard back to life.
In the final days before Christmas, eight-year-old Curtis is concerned about his status on Santa’s list.
Four walls and an abusive owner stand between a tiny robot and its quest for adventure.
A young girl’s fantasy adventure with her grandfather allows her to come to terms with his illness.
On a Chinese girl’s first night in Hong Kong, she is brought into the world of prostitution while trying to make a single phone call.
After turning a blind eye to workplace abuse, Carsten must take action to defend a weaker co-worker from their malicious boss, Ronni.
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.
A look at the Wheel Dance community which provides dance classes to individuals with ambulatory disabilities and their able-bodied friends, family and community members.
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.
An isolated woman has a chance meeting with a solitary man sparking hope for the future.
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.
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.