PRINCIPAL FUNDERS

National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI) operates with ongoing funding from Core Funders: Manitoba Sport, Culture and Heritage, the City of Winnipeg through the Winnipeg Arts Council; Benefactors: Corus Entertainment and Telefilm Canada; Patron: Bell Media; TELUS; Builders: APTNThe Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation, NBCUniversal and Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries; Strategic Sponsors: Entertainment One, Super Channel and Blue Ant Media; Friends: ZoomerMediaRBC Emerging Artists Project, Manitoba Film & Music and Breakthrough Entertainment.

nsi-canada.ca operates with ongoing funding from Program Partner: Telefilm Canada; Supporting Sponsors: Corus Entertainment, Entertainment One, Super Channel, Blue Ant Media and Breakthrough Entertainment; and Industry Partner: Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television. NSI Core Funders: Manitoba Sport, Culture and Heritage, the City of Winnipeg through the Winnipeg Arts Council.


CORE FUNDERS

Link to Manitoba Tourism, Culture, Heritage, Sport and Consumer Protection

Manitoba Tourism, Culture, Heritage, Sport and Consumer Protection provides overall operational/administration funding and is also the Presenting Sponsor of NSI New Voices and Program Partner for NSI Aboriginal Documentary.

Link to Winnipeg Arts Council

The Winnipeg Arts Council provides overall operational and administration financial assistance. The funding is provided by the City of Winnipeg through the Winnipeg Arts Council.


BENEFACTORS

Corus-Entertainment

Corus Entertainment is the funder of Movie Central Script to Screen in association with NSI. Corus is also the supporting sponsor of NSI Features First, NSI New Voices, the NSI Online Short Film Festival, nsi-canada.ca, NSI Aboriginal Documentary, Corus Diverse TV Director in association with NSI and NSI Totally Television.

Telefilm logo

Telefilm Canada is Presenting Sponsor of NSI Features First; Program Partner of NSI Online; Festival Partner of NSI Online Short Film Festival; Program Partner of NSI Totally Television; Program Partner of NSI New Voices and Supporting Sponsor of NSI Aboriginal Documentary.


PATRON

Bell Media

Bell Media is the Presenting Sponsor of NSI Totally Television.

TELUS logo / Link to TELUS

TELUS is the Presenting Sponsor, in association with NSI, of TELUS STORYHIVE Digital Shorts; TELUS STORYHIVE Web Series; TELUS Optik™ Local for selected producers; and TELUS Optik™ Local: From Concept to Camera.


BUILDERS

APTN logo / Link to APTN

APTN is the Program Partner for NSI Aboriginal Documentary.

Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation logo / link to website

The Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation is the Program Partner of NSI Features First.

NBCUniversal logo

NBCUniversal is the Presenting Sponsor and Tuition Sponsor of NSI Aboriginal Documentary.

Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries

Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries is the founding NSI Aboriginal Training Programs Partner, supporting NSI Aboriginal Documentary and NSI New Voices.

On Screen Manitoba / Link to On Screen Manitoba

On Screen Manitoba is the presenting partner of NSI Business for Producers.


STRATEGIC SPONSORS

Link to Entertainment One

Entertainment One is a Supporting Sponsor of NSI Features First, NSI New Voices, NSI Online Short Film Festival, nsi-canada.ca, NSI Aboriginal Documentary, Corus Diverse TV Director in association with NSI, NSI Totally Television and NSI Business for Producers.

Super-Channel-120

Super Channel is a Supporting Sponsor of NSI Features First, NSI New Voices, NSI Online Short Film Festival, nsi-canada.ca, NSI Aboriginal Documentary, Corus Diverse TV Director in association with NSI, NSI Totally Television and NSI Business for Producers.

Blue Ant Media is a Supporting Sponsor of nsi-canada.ca and the NSI Online Short Film Festival and presents the twice-per-year Blue Ant Documentary Award in the NSI Online Short Film Festival.


FRIENDS

Zoomer Media logo

Each year the ZoomerMedia Bursary supports the training and mentorship of one diverse writer / director team, including zoomers and producers of mosaic programming, from any of NSI’s training courses.

Manitoba-Film-and-Music

Manitoba Film & Music is the Boot Camp Presenting Sponsor of NSI Aboriginal Documentary, and supports Manitoba teams selected to NSI programs.

Breakthrough Entertainment website

Breakthrough Entertainment is a Supporting Sponsor of NSI Features First, NSI New Voices, NSI Online Short Film Festival, nsi-canada.ca, NSI Aboriginal Documentary, Corus Diverse TV Director in association with NSI, NSI Totally Television and NSI Business for Producers.


NSI PROGRAM SPONSORS

Please visit the links below to view sponsors for each of our training courses.

– NSI New Voices

NSI Business for Producers

– NSI Totally Television

– NSI Features First

Corus Diverse TV Director

NSI Aboriginal Documentary