NSI ONLINE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
A year-round Canadian short film fest run by the National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI).
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Three Vancouver warehouse workers find themselves wrestling with the complexities of family life.
Wind burial, influenced by Shamanism, is an old Mongolian tradition.
A troubled young woman realizes she is trapped in a conventional life.
An examination of experiences of racism and sexism through the eyes of three trans-men of colour.
A horror morality tale about a custodian of an electric chair.
According to Professor Barry Truax, Vancouver’s ambient noise should be considered psychologically and artistically impacting.
Sequestered in a futuristic cell, a woman races against time vying for every morsel of food.
An elderly woman suspects her husband is cheating on her.
A young man tries to go about his day but constantly finds himself transported to a strange, otherworldly forest.
A young man from Toronto entangles himself in a police shooting.
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.