Seeker Wing

, 9:07, English, 2015
Director: Iris Moore
Seeker Wing

NSI ONLINE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

A year-round Canadian short film fest run by the National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI).

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FEATURED FILMS

Our Garden Was Green

Director: Malileh Noghrehkar ·

A woman decides to go beyond her religious beliefs to try something new to bring back her golden past.

Crow

Director: Lee Patola ·

A woman must contend with family troubles when the arrival of an injured crow forces her to make an uncomfortable decision.

Dead Hearts

Director: Stephen W. Martin ·

A young mortician learns that not even death can stand in the way of true love.

ALL FILMS

Mister Forgettable

Director: Andrew de Villiers ·

The story of a man who cannot be remembered.

Don’t Walk Among the Dead

Director: Satinder Kassoana ·

A young girl crosses paths with a deranged apocalypse survivor who asks her to choose between her sick sister’s life or her own.

Gravity Boy

Director: Scott Burton ·

A boy obsessed with comics believes nothing is impossible, even the control of gravity.

Silver Road

Director: Bill Taylor ·

Two lifelong friends struggle with the awkwardness of saying goodbye.

The Snow Queen

Director: Danishka Esterhazy ·

A young girl growing up in a depressed Canadian town creates a fairy tale alter ego to escape from her loneliness.

Subway Harmonies

Director: Leah Cameron ·

The breaking of an old memento reminds an elderly opera diva of the talented woman she once was.

Tigers at the Gate

Director: Nina Sudra ·

While attending an Indian wedding, a young guest hopes to stay away from the wedding crowd to avoid the people and politics.

The Curiosity of Penny Parker

Director: Ryan Hanson ·

A dark tale about a little girl and her cell phone addicted mother.

Wait For Rain

Director: Kyle Rideout ·

James, a pitiful office worker, must sacrifice himself to get the attention of the girl he desires.

Dinx

Director: Trevor Anderson ·

A dissatisfied shooter boy in a men’s burlesque club gets thrown back in time to relive a day from his childhood.

Marjorie

Director: Pat Mills ·

Tormented by bullies and her mother’s ramblings, the fridge offers unexpected comfort to Marjorie.

The Auburn Hills Breakdown

Director: Geoff Redknap ·

The loyal son of a backwoods cannibal family struggles in terror against the creepy hospitality of a superficial yuppie couple.

R + J 4EVA

Director: Matthew Leslie Burke ·

What if Romeo and Juliet didn’t kill themselves, but moved in together instead?

Working Class Heroes

Director: Tom Scholte ·

Three Vancouver warehouse workers find themselves wrestling with the complexities of family life.

Tengri

Director: Alisi Telengut ·

Wind burial, influenced by Shamanism, is an old Mongolian tradition.

Passing

Director: Lucah Rosenberg-Lee, J. Mitchel Reed ·

An examination of experiences of racism and sexism through the eyes of three trans-men of colour.

Eleven Eleven

Director: Alicia Krawchuk ·

A troubled young woman realizes she is trapped in a conventional life.

And They Watched

Director: Vivian Lin ·

A horror morality tale about a custodian of an electric chair.

The Noise of Silence

Director: Ben Dextraze ·

According to Professor Barry Truax, Vancouver’s ambient noise should be considered psychologically and artistically impacting.

Cruxberry

Director: Jamie Oon ·

Sequestered in a futuristic cell, a woman races against time vying for every morsel of food.

Abu Rami

Director: Sabah Haider ·

An elderly woman suspects her husband is cheating on her.

Referent

Director: Gordon Mihan ·

A young man tries to go about his day but constantly finds himself transported to a strange, otherworldly forest.

Frame 394

Director: Rich Williamson ·

A young man from Toronto entangles himself in a police shooting.

Tug

Director: Christopher Markowsky ·

After months trying to get his wife pregnant, Bill finds that doing his business is suddenly everybody’s business.