Alumni talent showcased at Hot Docs 2021

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Twelve alumni films will stream at the online festival, which runs from April 29 to May 9. Lisa Jackson will participate in the 2021 Hot Docs Forum to win funding for her film, Wilfred Buck.

Northwest Territories Film Commission renews support for NSI IndigiDocs training program

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This investment benefits current NSI IndigiDocs participant Jiah Dzentu from Liidlii Kue, Northwest Territories.

NSI celebrates 35 years of supporting storytellers and amplifying voices

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Read our new vision, mission and value statements. These, along with our 2021-2023 strategic plan and new brand identity (coming later this year), mark a rebirth for NSI.

TELUS STORYHIVE hosting free webinars on the essentials of podcasting

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Register now to learn about strong audio storytelling, best practices for recording and editing tips and tricks. The first webinar takes place on April 9.

Documentary Organization of Canada offers free membership to new BIPOC members

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DOC members gain access to all benefits including up-to-date information on workshops, events, programming and industry news.

Creative Saskatchewan and Saskatchewan Media Production Industry Association renew commitment to NSI IndigiDocs training program

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This commitment benefits current NSI IndigiDocs participant Lois Standing of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan.

Greg Jeffs wins first place in international JETS Initiative

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Greg wins for his film, Section Z. The film follows Clara as she saves society from a true zombie invasion.

Participate in IMPACT’s survey to create a more diverse and inclusive workforce

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Calling all Canadian producers, development executives and filmmakers: complete this survey and contribute to an important body of knowledge that can affect real change.

Participants announced for inaugural NSI Art of Business Management – Indigenous Edition training program

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Welcome Jessie Anthony, Banchi Hanuse, Nadia Mike, Angie-Pepper O’Bomsawin, Brittany Ryan, Everett Sokol, Colin Van Loon and Darcy Waite. Online training begins March 29.

Job opportunity: National Film Board of Canada seeking producer for English Program’s North West Studio

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Based in their Winnipeg office, this role focuses on documentary, animated and immersive projects. Application deadline is April 5.

Apply now to CBC New Indigenous Voices to build your media career

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Learn the essential elements of working in the film, TV and digital media industries with online training and hands-on experience. Apply for this full-time program by April 23.

VICE and TELUS Fund now accepting submissions for Take Care mental health content incubator

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Submit ideas aimed at empowering young Canadians about mental health. Selected docuseries will be funded through TELUS Fund. Application deadline is April 9.

CBC, BIPOC TV & Film team up for the CBC Meet and Greet program

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BIPOC creators will meet online with teams from CBC podcasts, short docs, unscripted digital originals and more. Apply for the event by taking the online survey.

Registration for The 48 Film Festival Manitoba opens Sunday, March 21

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Canada’s first unified, time-based film challenge where filmmakers will write, shoot, edit, score and produce their films in just 48 hours.