Alumni presence at Reelword Film Festival

Link to Reelworld

Films, panelists and award recipients: NSI alumni are well represented at the 20th Reelworld Film Festival which takes place from October 14 to 19.

Feature films

  • The Curse of Willow Song (pictured) by writer/director Karen Lam (NSI Drama Prize, NSI Totally Television); streams October 14 to 19 with a Q+A on October 16 at 11 a.m., ET

Short films

Industry sessions

  • A Conversation with Clement Virgo – moderated by Tonya Williams, founder and executive director of Reelworld Film Festival (NSI Global Marketing); Friday, October 16 at 3 p.m., ET

2020 Emerging 20 Participants

Reelworld Trailblazer Award recipients

  • Anand Ramayya (NSI Drama Prize, NSI Totally Television, NSI Global Marketing) and Lisa Meeches (NSI Storytellers and NSI Indigenous training programs advisor) will both receive a Reelworld Trailblazer Award which recognize outstanding achievements by racially diverse professionals in the Canadian entertainment industry. Anand and Lisa are two of six remarkable 2020 recipients who inspire others and blaze a trail of excellence through their constant efforts to improve and diversify the vibrant film and television industry.

Visit Reelworld’s website for more information.

If we missed your film, panel or other involvement in Reelworld, please let us know in the comments below.

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