Five NSI grads accepted to 2017 TIFF Studio

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Adam Garnet Jones, Ashley McKenzie, Eisha Marjara, Molly McGlynn and Tracey Deer made the cut.

The Portal by Jonathan Williams + 4 more films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Festival

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Plus Under the Radar by Erin Cumming, Tears of Inge by Alisi Telengut, The Wake by Taylor Johnson and The Mary Contest by Teresa McGee.

NSI’s Features First manager Shelly Quade tells us about PEI Screenwriters’ Bootcamp 2017

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Shelly spent three days in Charlottetown with writers from Atlantic Canada including NSI grad Adam Perry (pictured).

Brianne Nord-Stewart wins Women in Film & Television Vancouver Spotlight Award

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Brianne won the Encore Vancouver Newcomer Award.

Films from NSI grads screen at SAW Video’s Nation of Nations shorts program, June 19

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The program includes NSI IndigiDocs film Cree Code Talker.

Watch I Know You’re Sorry from Leonard Sumner, Erica Daniels – a response to Canada’s apologies

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Leonard performs his poem I Know You’re Sorry in a clip for CBC.

STORYHIVE web series Coded screens at die Seriale fest in Germany

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The series is nominated for best series, best actor and best supporting actress.

Frances Koncan wins Winnipeg Arts Council RBC On the Rise award

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Frances is a CBC New Indigenous Voices grad.

End of Days, Inc. from Jennifer Liao airs on Super Channel

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This dark comedy feature film is also available to view on demand through the end of June.

Four Faces of the Moon by Amanda Strong, Bracken Hanuse Corlett screens at Melbourne International Animation Fest

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Part of a shorts program curated by the Winnipeg Film Group’s Monica Lowe.

Declutter from producer Angela Heck featured on CBC Short Docs

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An intimate look into a private moment between mother and daughter and the strength that carries them both.

Production begins on NSI Features First-developed SuperGrid

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Developed in 2016 by Hugh Patterson and Todd McCauley. NSI grad Trinni Franke has also joined the project.

NSI Features First-developed The Sun At Midnight screens in Australia at Sydney film fest

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Screening June 11 and 17.

André Pettigrew’s new film Dogged premieres at Edinburgh film fest

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A little girl takes arts and crafts to the next level in order to convince her parents to buy her a puppy.