Alumni news in brief, July 2020: Part 3 – projects on the small screen

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Including All Rise (pictured), from creator and writer/executive producer Greg Spottiswood, which returns to CTV this season.

Alumni news in brief, July 2020: Part 2 – industry initiative selections

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NSI grads selected for a number of initiatives including Sundance Institute Native Filmmaker’s Lab, Indigenous Screen Office Netflix Apprenticeship and Cultural Mentorship Program and BANFF Spark Accelerator for Women in the Business of Media.

Alumni news in brief, July 2020: Part 1 – awards

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NSI grads picked up Golden Sheaf, Rockie and Platinum Remi Awards.

NSI IndigiDocs film As the Smoke Rises hits the festival circuit

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Screenings include South Film and Arts Academy Festival, Screen Power Film Festival and DOXA Documentary Film Festival.

Watch TV shows + features from NSI alumni on Crave

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Comedy, drama, mystery, thriller, TV, film – NSI alumni have it all on Crave including Falls Around Her (pictured) by Darlene Naponse.

NSI alum projects score awards at Hot Docs and Canadian Film Fest

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Including Queen of the Morning Calm (pictured) by director Gloria Ui Young Kim which won the William F. White Reel Canadian Indie Award. Gloria received the DGC Ontario Best Director award for her work on the film.

Alumni news in brief, June 2020: NBC picks up Joseph Kay’s Transplant

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Plus CBC orders season two of Michelle Latimer’s Trickster, BJ Verot leads shorts to first feature film workshop, NFB projects from Kat Baulu and Sheona McDonald and more.

Watch TV shows, shorts, features + more from NSI alumni on APTN lumi

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Includes the entire catalogue of 24 short documentaries made through NSI IndigiDocs.

NSI alumni nab 10 Canadian Screen Awards

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Winners include Jennifer Podemski who picked up best direction, factual for Future History – “Awaken/Goshkoziwin” (pictured).

NSI alumni films featured in We Are One: A Global Film Festival, May 29 to June 7

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Featuring Amreeka by Liz Jarvis and My Father’s Tools by Heather Condo.

Over 40 Leo Award nominations for NSI alumni

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Including TELUS STORYHIVE project Sadika’s Garden (pictured) and Karen Lam’s The Curse of the Willow Song both nominated in a number of categories.

Watch TV shows, shorts, features + more from NSI alumni on Encore+

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Featuring a diverse range of work from over the years on a platform that aims to help you discover – or rediscover – memorable Canadian films and TV shows.