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.

NSI Features First screenplay Cherries from Amelia Wasserman, Matt Sadowski makes Slamdance quarterfinals

·

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

NSI Features First program update

·

The course is taking a short hiatus while we retool the curriculum, explore our funding model and new partnerships, and make important upgrades.

NSI Features First-developed Level 16 arrives on CBC Gem next month

·

Level 16 is a dystopian science-fiction thriller written and directed by Danishka Esterhazy.

NSI grads head to Frontières co-production market in Montreal

·

Selections include The Retreat from Alyson Richards and Pat Mills and We Came From the Sea from Jeremy Lutter and Ryan Bright.