We'll email you weekly updates on our courses, alumni and online film festival. Sent every Tuesday.
CALL FOR FILMS: SUBMIT BY SEPT. 8, 2017
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: NSI FEATURES FIRST
July 10, 2017
The grant offers $10K to a Canadian writer along with support to further develop their feature film project.
May 16, 2017
We hear from Susie Winters, Shayne Metcalfe, Ryan Bright and Stephanie Law.
April 9, 2013
NSI’s senior program manager Brandice Vivier shares LOADS of great tips from the recent Toronto Screenwriting Conference.
April 1, 2013
The WIFT-T Development Incubator takes place in June. Apply now for a bursary to attend the program.
March 14, 2013
Our writing students tell us about their second day of NSI Drama Prize bootcamp.
March 13, 2013
The students tell us about their first day in Winnipeg for the writer’s bootcamp.
February 19, 2013
Details about this year’s Toronto Screenwriting Conference.
February 22, 2011
The mechanics of performed storytelling are all the same. You need a story to tell; some people to it act out, someone who knows how it should look and sound, a whole bunch of people to help those people do
October 5, 2010
From learning about the traditional three-act structure to repeated re-writes of your script, LA-based screenwriter Elan Mastai has ten tips to help budding screenwriters hone their work.
September 30, 2009
Writer Shereen Jerrett talks about how she works with the NSI Drama Prize writing students and why she’s been involved in training them for years.