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 delusional, self-appointed meter maid and his grumpy neighbour go to war over homemade parking tickets.
After quitting his job during an economic downturn, a young man gains a new perspective on life.
A convenience store employee tackles a late-night customer’s overzealous desire for the store’s complimentary condiment.
When little Audrey’s potted plant dies, the tot’s deepest fears take over her wildly growing imagination.
Sad Bear travels the world to collect people’s saddest objects to help them process past regrets.
A man is compelled to travel into his own mind after the delivery of a mysterious black book and confront his demons.
A woman with a turbulent past confronts the fact that she is the only visible transgender person living in a remote region of the Canadian Rockies.
Follow Canadian photographer Stephanie Simpson as she takes family photos for resettled refugees.
In this poetic home movie, an unrelated family of four are connected by themes of loneliness and isolation.
A team of amateur and professional underwater archaeologists tell the story of discovering a sunken steamship.
An isolated young musician moving from small town to city life must come to terms with love and loss.
Gary and Janet try to navigate marriage and parenthood, despite being only nine years old.
A woman hijacks a family trip in pursuit of a deceitful kidnapper.
Samir, a schoolteacher, struggles to cope with the incident that turned his life upside down.
An impressionistic dance film that follows a young outsider as she plays the role of femme fatale.
Joe Whitehorse, an Indigenous actor typecast in a traditional Western, is having problems performing the tragic fate of his character.
Daniel Ennett attempts to become the first scuba certified quadruple amputee.
Pushed to her breaking point, an abused woman must decide whether to stay silent or fight back.
Hilda Walsh has a small city in her Toronto basement.
A hard of hearing woman struggles to realize her dream of being accepted into the military.
An aging Montreal mystic brings his unique blend of spirituality and art to the streets of Manhattan.
While preparing for his thesis defense on Sherlock Holmes, Miles overhears a mysterious exchange in the apartment next door.
An exploration of a woman’s memories of her aunt explored through what is left behind.
A visit from Death leaves Jack on borrowed time to patch things up with his girlfriend.
In an attempt to rewrite the past, a young woman sets up a play date with her childhood best friend.
Come behind the scenes as the demons of Hell LLP struggle to produce the best, worst recruiting video in the universe.
An angst-ridden teenager must decide whether to leave his small town with his best friend or stay to support his family.