NSI grads accepted to Telefilm’s 2018 Talent to Watch program

Telefilm Canada and the Talent Fund unveil the new wave of Canadian talent

Telefilm recently announced the projects selected for their Talent to Watch program including three recommended by the National Screen Institute as a partner organisation of the program.

Projects recommended by NSI

  • NSI Features First-developed All-in Madonna from director Arnold Lim, writer Susie Winters and producer Ana de Lara

Projects from NSI grads

  • NSI Totally Television-developed project Thin Ice (web series) from writer Kirsten Madsen and director/producer Kelly Milner
  • The Bannocking from producer Damien Eaglebear (NSI IndigiDocs)
  • Islands from producer Lauren Corber (NSI Totally Television)
  • Québexit from producer Shannon Fewster (NSI Drama Prize)
  • Right Between the Eyes from writer/director/producer Dusty Mancinelli (NSI Features First)

The Talent to Watch Program funds content creators on their first feature films and narrative web projects. The program aims to support emerging filmmakers, accelerating their careers, and to allow them to develop an expertise in digital marketing and the promotion of audiovisual projects.

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