NSI Online Short Film Festival

  • Call for submissions
  • Canada

Website National Screen Insitute

deadline: December 2, 2019

Submissions are now open for the National Screen Institute’s Online Short Film Festival. Films are accepted exclusively through FilmFreeway until Monday, December 2, 2019.

Accepted films that meet award criteria are eligible for the $1,250 A&E Short Filmmakers Award for best film and the new $500 Directors Guild of Canada Award for best director. Read about the most recent winners.

NSI Online Short Film Festival winners receive a complimentary Friend membership for the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television and are qualified to be nominated for a Canadian Screen Award (if award criteria are met).

Submit your Film

Entries must be under 30 minutes – the shorter the better. Drama, comedy, animation, documentary, sci-fi, horror, music video and experimental are all eligible but must be made by a Canadian writer, director or producer. The festival accepts films released after January 1, 2014.

Films chosen during this call period will premiere in the NSI Online Short Film Festival between January 13 and March 30, 2020. Films must play for a minimum of three months after their premiere date.

For more information and to submit your film visit: https://www.nsi-canada.ca/2019/10/submit-your-short-to-the-nsi-online-short-film-festival-by-december-2/

To apply for this job please visit www.nsi-canada.ca.