Michelle Latimer’s Nuuca selected for Sundance Film Fest 2018

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Short documentary Nuuca follows North Dakota’s oil boom and its associated influx of drugs, crime and sex trafficking.

Babe, I Hate to Go by Andrew Moir + 1 more film in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Festival

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Plus Tone by John Graham.

Government of Yukon supports NSI Totally Television participants

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This commitment benefits current NSI Totally Television participants Kelly Milner and Kirsten Madsen.

Eisha Marjara wins Alliance of Women Film Journalists award for Venus

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Venus is an NSI Features First-developed film from director Eisha Marjara and producer Joe Balass.

It’s here: NSI’s 2016-17 annual report

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Highlights from the last fiscal year including interviews with Kirsten Carthew, Lisa Meeches, Mayumi Yoshida and Zachary Russell.

Prime Time 2018 early-bird pricing ends December 8

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The 2018 conference lineup includes leaders from Netflix, YouTube and Facebook.

Winter by Lina Roessler + 2 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Festival

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Plus Mrs. Krantz Bakes Great Cookies by Maria Sant’Angelo and We Watched the Clouds Form Shapes by Israel Ekanem.

Flood by Amanda Strong, Bracken Hanuse Corlett part of new CBC series Keep Calm and Decolonize

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The series is available to watch online November 27 and airs on CBC TV December 3.

New series Dr Keri: Prairie Vet from Merit Motion Pictures premieres on Animal Planet, December 10

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From pedigreed show dogs to prize mares, the series follows the action-packed life of travelling vet Dr. Keri Hudson Reykdal.

Farpoint Films’ Room For Rent wins at Chicago Comedy Film Festival

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Awards for best feature and best actress in a feature for lead Stephnie Weir.

Penny McCann contributes to new Ottawa Art Gallery book celebrating art from Ottawa-Gatineau region

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The book is a companion catalogue to OAG’s upcoming exhibition of the same name.

New documentary Fostering Hope from Liam Brennan, Chris McIvor in production

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Focuses on the issue of stray dogs in Northern Manitoba reserves and follows K9 Advocates Jasmine Colucci and Dave Brooker.

Jordan Canning’s Suck it Up opens theatrically in Canada on December 1

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The film opens December 1 at Carlton Cinema in Toronto and Landmark Cinemas in Ottawa, Whitby, Winnipeg and Calgary for a week-long run.

The United Guys Network by Tabatha Golat + 2 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Festival

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Plus Green Light by Bunthivy Nou and Easy Girl by Katie McMillan and Adam Goldhammer.