Beneath the Surface by Frederick Kroetsch, Kurt Spenrath + 1 more film in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Festival

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Plus The Last Deaths of Joe by Adonay Guerrero.

Gibraltar Point (transformed) from Penny McCann premieres at Montreal’s FIFA, March 31

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The film is an experimental short about a landscape that transcends the observable.

NSI grads win 2017 Canadian Screen Awards

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Randall Okita and other NSI grads took home prizes.

TELUS STORYHIVE and NSI bring free screen training workshops to BC and Alberta

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NSI and TELUS STORYHIVE will be on the road soon, bringing training workshops to Vernon, Lethbridge and Calgary.

Nancy Drew & The Hardy Boys: The Big Lie comic book from Anthony Del Col now available

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The series is written by Anthony and is a hardboiled noir reboot of the classic characters.

Sonya Ballantyne contributes to International Women’s Week cabaret

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Sonya’s written a monologue that will be performed by local actor Melanee Deschambeault.

Celebrate International Women’s Day with these award-winning female directed short films

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A shout out to the recipients of the Corus Fearless Female Director Award.

NSI grads release IPF trailers for new web series

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Marvin Kaye, Jeremy Lalonde, Laura Perlmutter, Kate Green and others are applying to the IPF’s Web Drama Series Program.

Attend a doc workshop with Tasha Hubbard in Saskatoon, March 25

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Tasha will discuss her upcoming NFB-produced feature documentary Birth of a Family.

She Stoops to Conquer by Zachary Russell + 2 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Festival

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Plus Tiny Tracks by Naomi Hocura and Crazy Love by Mathieu Charest.

NSI’s Shelly Quade attends WIFT-AT’s Women Making Waves Conference

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New Maritimer Shelly picked up some great advice to pass along to her NSI Features First students and met Jan Miller, NSI’s co-founder, in person.

Farpoint Films to begin development on drama Critical from Jeffrey John Eyamie

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Farpoint has optioned the one-hour medical drama from Winnipeg writer and NSI grad Jeffrey John Eyamie.

Support Weengushk Film Institute GoFundMe campaign for student film production

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NSI grad Shirley Cheechoo is executive/artistic director at WFI.

It’s Not My Fault and I Don’t Care Anyway premieres March 9 in Edmonton

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Produced by Mosaic Entertainment’s Camille Beaudoin and Eric Rebalkin, and written and directed by Chris Craddock.