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The Retreat, developed through NSI Features First, premieres across Canada and the US today

The thriller, directed by Pat Mills and written by Alyson Richards, is the 26th fully produced feature to come from the program.

Focal Point: theatrical release for Shawn Linden's film Hunter Hunter, developed through NSI Features First

The horror film was released in US theatres, DVD and on-demand in mid-December 2020. This is the 25th fully produced film to come from NSI Features First.

All-in Madonna, developed through the NSI Features First, gets world premiere at Whistler Film Festival

The film premieres on December 9 and marks the 24th fully produced feature to come from the NSI Features First program.

Alyson Richards, Pat Mills working on new NSI Features First thriller The Retreat

Set to star Tommie-Amber Pirie, Sarah Allen, Rossif Sutherland and Aaron Ashmore.

NSI Features First film Hunter Hunter in post-production

Shot in Winnipeg, the film includes many NSI alumni as crew members.

NSI Features First class of 2019 wrap training, share final thoughts

As their last homework assignment, each student wrote a final report so we pulled out a few snippets to share with you.

Production on NSI Features First-developed A Small Fortune underway in Prince Edward Island

Writer Adam Perry and producer Jason Arsenault recently spoke to CBC about film production in P.E.I.

NSI Features First screenplay Cherries from Matt Sadowski, Amelia Wasserman named Slamdance finalist

Cherries follows an anxious and cynical young woman who gets caught up in a high-stakes misadventure on her 16th birthday.

NSI Features First writer students attend producer boot camp; here's how it went down

We hear from Gemma Holdway, Nick Schelle, Lauren MacKinlay, Muna Deria, Kulbinder Saran Caldwell, Andrew Dryden Mortimer and Gharrett Paon.

NSI Features First students at Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2019

Students share their experiences and tips for future festival-goers.