What we’re reading: the future of video evolution according to Mary Meeker, how to use email to market your film + more

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Some of the top picks from stuff we’ve read online over the past couple of weeks.

Noggers by Nick Genova, Aidan Johnston + 2 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Fest

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Films from Nick Genova and Aidan Johnston, Greg Doble and Amber Ripley.

TVOKids premieres mathXplosion web series

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mathXplosion is produced by NSI grad Hoda Elatawi of GAPC Entertainment.

NSI New Voices class of 2016 on their training so far

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Darcy Waite, Shannon Bear, Jordan Wagner, Phoenix Campbell, Zachary Harper, Justin Kehler, Olly King, Janelle Gossfeld and Cody Halcrow talk NSI New Voices training.

NSI grads make Telefilm micro-budget finalist list

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Projects from Molly McGlynn, Matt Watterworth and Scott Westby made the list.

NSI grads accepted to Whistler Film Fest feature project lab

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The list includes Harry Cherniak and Dusty Mancinelli with their NSI Features First-developed project Little Kings.

Farpoint Films announces first-look producing deal with Rive Gauche

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The two companies began their relationship with Farpoint’s The Illegal Eater being sold in the US and internationally by Rive Gauche.

The Secret Life of Owls from Lynn Booth heads to Sunny Side of the Doc market in France

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Lynn will pitch for funding and industry insight alongside 44 projects from 13 countries.

NSI Features First project Judas Priest heading to Frontières@Fantasia

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Judas Priest is an NSI Features First project from writer Lee Ventura and producer Kristin Elsley.

NSI grads get IPF funding for digital drama series

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Shannon Fewster and Laura Perlmutter get Independent Production Fund support.

New Farpoint Films feature Room For Rent in production

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Room For Rent is currently completing principal photography in Winnipeg.

Oh Baby by Joe Cobden + 3 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Fest

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Films from Joe Cobden, Larica Perera, Stephen J. Payne and Luke Toye.

Free screening of Indian Industrial School doc RIIS from Amnesia by Trudy Stewart, Janine Windolph, June 13, Winnipeg

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Attend a free screening of RIIS from Amnesia at Cinematheque on June 13.

NSI grads at Female Eye Film Fest

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Films include NSI Drama Prize short Divorce Photographer from Christine Buijs and Shannon Fewster.