In a change to our regular NSI Online Short Film Festival programming, we’re showcasing films from the NSI archives over the next few weeks.
This week we showcase films from directors Amber Ripley, Trevor Anderson and Lisa Rose Snow.
The Goodbye Girl
The Goodbye Girl | Drama, 10:07, English, BC, 2014 | Director: Amber Ripley
A surreal tale about a lonely reaper who escorts people across the threshold between life and death while collecting their final memories in a pink suitcase. She finds a chance to make a true connection when a neglected young boy takes an interest in her.
Dinx | Comedy, 13:09, English, AB, 2008 | Director: Trevor Anderson
A dissatisfied shooter boy in a men’s burlesque club gets thrown back in time to relive a day from his childhood – in short-shorts.
When Fish Fly
When Fish Fly | Drama, 9:18, English, NS, 2014 | Director: Lisa Rose Snow
In this dialogue-less exploration of grief, a determined little girl goes on an unusual mission of love in order to let go and move forward after the sudden death of her mother.
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The NSI Online Short Film Festival is made possible through the support of Festival Partner Telefilm Canada; Supporting Sponsors Entertainment One, Super Channel, Corus Entertainment, Blue Ant Media, The Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation and Breakthrough Entertainment; Award Sponsors A&E Television Networks, The Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation; Corus Entertainment and Blue Ant Media; and Industry Partner the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television.