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 must defeat the demons that lurk in her nightmares if she is to save herself and the woman she loves.
A man revisits the cabin where he spent his childhood, but something has changed.
An over-worked and under-loved woman tires of the dating scene and tries using a new dating app.
An upstart team of Canadian engineers race against NASA to see who will produce the first digitally processed radar image of earth from space.
A mother camel rejects her baby after a painful childbirth.
A young man lost at sea drifts in and out of consciousness and is joined by a strange guide.
A young Catholic girl with a quick temper dreams of becoming a nun.
A dimension-travelling wizard gets stuck in the 21st century because cell phone radiation interferes with his magic.
Post-secondary students living in the third least affordable city in the world, Vancouver, are being forced into homelessness.
After witnessing a sexual assault, a succubus hunts down the rapist and exacts vengeance.
A closure comedy about navigating the waters of a break-up and the crazy things love makes us do.
One solider’s fight against PTSD through rebuilding the limbs of his fellow soldiers.
An aging time traveller meditates upon his failures as he prepares to stop his younger self from seeking to make the world a better place.
Eight vignettes about the resonance of romantic memories, tied to specific Vancouver streets.
A female android discovers she has feelings for her owner and must put her life on the line to gain a human connection.
A short history of Canada’s Indian Residential School system and its legacy.
Three metaphorical characters intersect in stories told through gestures, body and sound.
Jodie is an aspiring stage actress who will do whatever it takes to prove she’s more than just a background performer.
Cynthia and Amy have been asked to scatter the ashes of a dear friend.
After an incident that leaves the world around him silent, Kurtis discovers what it means to communicate in a technologically consumed society.
A waitress stuck in a dead-end job meets a travelling talent agent looking for Hollywood’s next big star.
A dysfunctional night with his girlfriend challenges Jay to evaluate whether the rewards of intimacy and commitment are worth the baggage.
When Zoe and Chris find themselves alone at a party, all they can seem to talk about is their most recent failed relationships.
Eugene Tippler breaks free from his shell and goes on an adventure.
A woman falls in love with a perverse, manipulative man who nurtures the deviance in her, until she is jilted and seeks revenge.
The story of Saifan Estefan – displaced due to the Iraqi War and Syrian Civil War and his harrowing experience with Turkey’s refugee crisis.
On Declan’s sixth birthday, his baby brother dies of sudden infant death syndrome. He’s left wondering if he will suffer the same fate.