Jennifer Podemski wins best direction, factual for Future History – “Awaken/Goshkoziwin”
Congratulations to the NSI alumni who won awards at the 2020 Canadian Screen Awards, presented virtually by The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television, in partnership with CBC and CTV and with the support of Telefilm Canada and the Canada Media Fund, May 25 to 28.
- Ted Rogers Best Feature Length Documentaty Award – nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up – Tasha Hubbard (NSI IndigiDocs) with others
- Best sketch comedy show & ensemble performance – Baroness Von Sketch Show – Jeff Peeler (NSI Global Marketing) with others
- Best biography or arts documentary program or series – Finding the Secret Path – Norma Mendoza (NSI Drama Prize) with others
- Best animated program or series – Corner Gas Animated – Virginia Thompson (NSI Features First) with others
- Best children’s or youth fiction program or series – Holly Hobbie – Anthony Leo (NSI Totally Television) with others
- Best direction, drama series – Norma Bailey (NSI Totally Television) – Mary Kills People – “The Key to Faith”
- Best direction, variety or sketch comedy – Jordan Canning (NSI Drama Prize) with Aleysa Young – Baroness von Sketch Show – “Humanity is in an Awkward Stage”
- Best direction, factual – Jennifer Podemski (NSI Global Marketing, Telefilm Canada Spark Plug Program) – Future History – “Awaken/Goshkoziwin”
- Best picture editing, comedy – Mike Fly (NSI Drama Prize) with others – Baroness von Sketch Show – “Humanity is in an Awkward Stage”
- Best sound, fiction – Dale Sheldrake (NSI Totally Television) with others – Vikings – “What Happens in the Cave”
Check out the full list of nominees and winners.
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