Eva Colmers, Gordie Lucius, Eva Thomas and Darren Anthony advance to NSI Totally Television phase two

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During phase two, teams will continue to polish their TV projects and receive customized guidance and mentorship as they prepare to attend Content London in December.

Apply to create a short film for Polaris album nominees

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Due to COVID-19, and in place of a live gala, Polaris will celebrate nominees with a special cinematic tribute for broadcast in October. Deadline to apply is July 10.

Emergency response fund for First Nations, Inuit and Métis individuals working in the arts

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Applications are being accepted until 15 September 2020 or when the funding envelope has been allocated.

Browse Canadian film collections on your favourite online platforms from one easy location

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Telefilm has launched a new initiative promoting Canadian film collections available online.

Celebrate Pride Month with these short films from NSI alumni + intro from Ryan Cooper

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In celebration of Pride Month throughout June, the NSI team is proud to showcase four short films from our alumni.

Perspectives on National Indigenous Peoples Day from NSI’s Kaya Wheeler and Sarah Yellowquill

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NSI staff members Kaya and Sarah reflect on the importance of this annual celebration.

CBC offers free virtual info sessions on the business of production, starting June 10

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The free sessions will happen every day at 2 p.m. EST over a three-week period. Topics include pitching, negotiation, tax credits, content clearance and producing in the time of COVID.

New Hot Docs-Slaight Family Fund for music docs now open

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Support for three to five documentary projects, both shorts and features, with amounts ranging from $15K to $60K CAD. Recipients also get creative and professional development support.

Building bridges to love, acceptance, empathy and understanding through storytelling

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The work we do at NSI is critical in amplifying the voices of underrepresented storytellers across our nation. By doing so, we build those bridges to greater understanding.

Get your online pass for Gimli Film Festival

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More affordable than ever – 20% off for a limited time only – $60 per household!

Webinar this Friday: navigating the pandemic disruption for small production companies and sole proprietors

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An opportunity to ask questions and seek advice on everything from navigating government support programs, to addressing financing challenges, to managing operations during the downturn.

Emerging Canadian recording artists and musicians: apply for First Up with RBCxMusic by June 4

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A new virtual performance series to support and promote emerging Canadian recording artists and musicians through the challenging circumstances caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.