NSI Script to Screen FAQ

This is a short list of our most frequently asked questions. If your question is not answered here, please refer to our guidelines.

Are you accepting applications?

No. The call is closed.

In the guidelines it says that everything has to be submitted as one PDF document. How do I get the three to five pages of sample script, which will be on Final Draft, into a PDF with the other materials?

Please consult Google for assistance with .pdf documents.

The guidelines state that one writer may only submit one project per year. However, can a writer submit one project alone, and be a co-writer on another submission?


Are pitches for animated family films okay?


Do treatments need to be double-spaced?


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If your question is not answered above, you can email brendon.sawatzky@nsi-canada.ca