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 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.
Two tea bags flee to a better life.
A short film disguised as a music video about one man’s quest for knowledge.
A little boy with a great imagination and an even greater secret.
Avery is convinced she’s from another planet, which is causing some trouble as she adjusts to her new foster placement.
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.
An elderly woman thinks she finally has Yuri Gagarin on the phone.