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Congratulations to the graduating class of CBC New Indigenous Voices 2020

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Today students, faculty and partners will be honoured during an online graduation ceremony and special preview of the podcast episodes created and produced by students as part of training.

Inside Out and OUTtv’s new online database aims to connect production companies with LGBTQ+ talent

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LGBTQ+ crew, creatives, and all production companies, studios, networks and agencies are invited to sign up to Out On Set now.

Happy holidays from the NSI team ⭐

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Wishing you hope and joy for 2021 from everyone at the National Screen Institute.

Apply now for the WarnerMedia x Canadian Academy Global Access Writers Program

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The program aims to build a more inclusive and innovative industry by increasing representation in front and behind the camera. Applications close on December 18.

Meet Jessica Gibson: NSI’s newest manager of programs and development

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Get to know our new team member who comes to us from Media RendezVous Inc. where she worked as a production manager.

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[Deadline extended] Apply for NSI IndigiDocs: a customized online training program for Indigenous creators to develop a short documentary

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[Deadline extended] Apply for this part-time program by January 15, 2021 at noon, Central Time.

RBC Emerging Artists Project continues investment in NSI IndigiDocs and NSI New Northern Voices training programs

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Additionally, RBC’s 2020 Indigenous Partnership Report A Chosen Journey highlighted both programs, staff and mentors. They also published a feature about NSI IndigiDocs film As the Smoke Rises by Jennifer Ille and Sharon Heigl in recognition of Orange Shirt Day on September 30.

National Screen Institute names 21 participants selected for NSI Business for Producers

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A new training program from NSI designed to increase the network of producing talent across Canada delivered in partnership with Canada Media Fund (CMF). Training begins Monday, October 26.

NSI’s Ursula Lawson promoted, now taking management lead on NSI Business for Producers and NSI New Northern Voices

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Ursula now leads a slate of other training initiatives including the NSI/FTM Manitoba Content Creators Development Accelerator and the mentorship, development and delivery of projects for TELUS STORYHIVE.

The National Screen Institute announces format changes and incoming students for the 2020 CBC New Indigenous Voices training program

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NSI welcomes Faith Gore, Matthew Tenute, Sarah Carrier, Nathaniel Magbanua, Seth Arcand, Janell Henry and AJ Wastasecoot for the first online edition of the program. Classes begin September 8.