NSI Drama Prize short Given Your History, from writer/director Molly McGlynn and producer Laura Perlmutter, is getting even more festival exposure.
Next month it screens at the Hamilton Film Festival on Saturday, November 8 at 9 p.m. as part of the drama shorts 2 programme at the Staircase Theatre.
The short also screens in Alaska in December at the Anchorage International Film Festival as part of their short film selections.
Given Your History is an honest look at two sisters trying to move on after their mother’s death from breast cancer.
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About NSI Drama Prize
Through the NSI Drama Prize training program, 111 short films have been produced by 241 writer/director/producer graduates. These films have screened at hundreds of festivals and won awards around the world.
NSI Drama Prize is made possible by Presenting Sponsors Telefilm Canada and Shaw Media; Program Partner The Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation; Bootcamp Presenting Sponsor Manitoba Film & Music; Supporting Sponsors Entertainment One, Super Channel, Corus Entertainment, Lionsgate and Thunderbird; Award Sponsors Rogers Group of Funds and Telefilm Canada; Provincial Sponsor Film & Creative Industries Nova Scotia and Manitoba Film & Music; Service Sponsors William F. White International (exclusive lighting and grip sponsor), Deluxe, Eastern Script, Line 21; Bursary sponsor ZoomerMedia; Industry Partner Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television.
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