The film will be available to watch on CBC’s Canadian Reflections.
Produced by NSI grad Anthony Leo and exec produced by Angelina Jolie.
Werewolf (pictured), Wexford Plaza and Hello Destroyer are up for the $100K award.
Including an interview with CBC New Indigenous Voices grad Andy Lown about short film Forgotten (pictured).
The short is currently streaming on CBC’s Canadian Reflections web channel.
The investigative drama is coming to CBC in January 2018.
The short is based on their NSI Features First script of the same name.
Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World and short film Flood also made the top 10 lists.
The event happens at Winnipeg Film Group’s Cinematheque on December 11.
Short documentary Nuuca follows North Dakota’s oil boom and its associated influx of drugs, crime and sex trafficking.
Venus is an NSI Features First-developed film from director Eisha Marjara and producer Joe Balass.
The series is available to watch online November 27 and airs on CBC TV December 3.