New in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Fest: Arranged + two more films

Three new films in this week’s NSI Online Short Film Festival from directors Renuka Jeyapalan, Erica Genereux Smith and Aidan Shipley.

Watch for our next call for films later this month.


Watch Arranged in the NSI Online Short Film Festival

Arranged | Comedy, 10:32, English, ON, 2014 | Director: Renuka Jeyapalan

After yet another failed relationship and aware of her inability to find her Mr. Right, Anne Blythe enlists the services of a dating agency only to discover it isn’t a dating agency at all but an exclusive arranged marriage service.

Night Life

Watch Night Life in the NSI Online Short Film Festival

Night Life | Drama, 12:47, English, ON, 2014 | Director: Erica Genereux Smith

Somewhere in the shadows of Brooklyn’s Gowanus Canal, a young woman spends her nights alone, lurking in internet chat rooms and meticulously constructing a ‘vision board’ of an ideal future while her real life crumbles around her.


Watch Bridges in the NSI Online Short Film Festival

Bridges | Drama, 15:38, English, ON, 2013 | Director: Aidan Shipley

An aging couple hire a young actor to temporarily take the place of their deceased daughter.

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The NSI Online Short Film Festival is made possible through the support of Presenting Sponsor Shaw Media; Festival Partner Telefilm Canada; Supporting Sponsors NetflixEntertainment One and Super Channel; Award Sponsors Blue Ant Media, A&E Television Networks and The Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation; and Industry Partner Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television.