Karen Lam and Mary Sexton are among 20 funding recipients.
The fund supports the development of Canadian dramatic feature films.
The Underground is an NSI Drama Prize film from Michelle Latimer and Kerry Swanson.
This project exceeded its campaign goal by over $500.
This NSI Drama Prize film is written by Daniel Hogg and directed by Jeremy Lutter.
Greg Spottiswood’s NSI Drama Prize short Noise played at Clermont Ferrand.
The festival runs February 15-23 in Missoula, Montana.
Trish Dolman, Kyle Bornais and John Barnard will be program mentors.
The program helps women writers and directors develop a feature script and produce a screenplay by June 2014.
Check out all the NSI grads with nominations for this year’s Canadian Screen Awards.