NSI Online Short Film Festival

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Awards Roundup: The Breadwinner wins at Annies

Plus: Jean-Marc Vallee picks up an award from the Directors Guild of America, and NSI names its online short film fest winners.


NSI Online Short Film Fest winners named

Given Your History, from director Molly McGlynn (pictured) was one of the shorts to pick up an award.

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In Brief: NSI’s online short film fest winners, McKellar’s latest honour

In news of the week: Productivity Media’s latest financing deal, Just For Laughs names its ‘pitchers’ and ACTRA promotes one. (Don McKellar pictured.)


NSI names latest online short film fest winners

Ashley McKenzie was among the winners, taking the Shaw Media Fearless Female Directors Award for Stray (pictured).

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NSI online film fest names latest winners

Four shorts were awarded prizes following the latest round of judging for the NSI Online Short Film Festival, including projects from Aidan Shipley and Hannah Yohannes.

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NSI names latest online short film fest winners

The jury panel included James McNally, Kathleen Mullen and previous NSI prize winner Lindsay MacKay. (The Sandwich Nazi pictured)

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NSI announces online short film fest winners

Director Lindsay MacKay takes home two awards for her short film Clear Blue.


Netflix Canada extends NSI support for two years

The online streaming company is supporting the NSI’s website and its Online Short Film Festival under the terms of the deal.

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NSI announces latest online short film festival awards

Marc Almon’s The Wake of Calum MacLeod (pictured) wins the $1,250 A&E Short Filmmakers Award, while winners for the Shaw Media Fearless Female Director Award and Bite Comedy Award are also announced.

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Rhonda’s Party, Mimespeak, win in NSI online short film fest

The NSI also announced that WFW Intl. will continue as its Drama Prize program’s exclusive lighting and grip production equipment sponsor through 2016 (Rhonda’s Party pictured).

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NSI partners with Gimli Film Festival for shorts programming

The Manitoba festival will include a program featuring recently-completed shorts from local Manitoba producers.


NSI announces online short film fest winners

Tommy (pictured), The Provider and The Dance are winners in the latest round of the NSI’s Online Short Film Festival.