June 08, 2018
Exciting news! Seen at the Riverrun International Film Festival this spring, ARLO ALONE was selected as a Staff Pick on Vimeo. Now available for online streaming.
December 16, 2017
Arlo Alone has been included as part of the Atlanta Film Festival’s #NewMavericks program. The festival takes place April 13-22. Check it out if you’re in town! http://atlantafilmfestival.com/atlff-news/2017/12/15/atlanta-film-festival-announces-first-15-films-from-2018-lineup
August 18, 2017
Arlo Alone plays Hollyshorts Film Fest this week at the Chinese Theater in LA. Spotted there, We Are Moving Stories was kind enough to do a lil featurette on the film. Read here! http://www.wearemovingstories.com/we-are-moving-stories-videos/2017/8/18/hollyshorts-arlo-alone
July 26, 2017
Exciting news for Harold: A Documentary, which landed a spot in AT&T’s Create-a-thon competition. Despite not taking home top prize, our little film did rank as one of 5 finalists out of 1000 entries. Not too bad for this lil-big tree.
February 19, 2017
Now Magazine did a nice little write-up about Delta Venus, spotlighting our film alongside P.T. Anderson and Xavier Dolan. Exciting! https://nowtoronto.com/movies/features/12-films-we-can-t-wait-to-see-in-2017/
September 19, 2016
Dennis, starring Mark O’Brien is now online- https://vimeo.com/81938571
June 27, 2016
So excited to announce that Delta Venus has made its Indiegogo funding goal and we’re now full steam ahead in post. Thank you everyone that contributed. LITERALLY, could not have done it without you. Look out for updates in the next few months!
March 07, 2016
Having finished its lil festival circuit, short film Star Princess, starring Sofia Banzhaf, is now online for your viewing pleasure- https://vimeo.com/133692871
December 04, 2015
Happy to announce I am now officially part of the roster over at LA-based production company, Eskimo. Check out Shot’s lovely little write up. http://www.shots.net/news/article/88955/eskimo-signs-dorsey
October 31, 2015
This past week it was announced that my feature script, Black Conflux, will be participating in the WIDC Story Program at the Whistler Film Festival in BC. Very excited to be surrounded by 7 other talented women and dive into development. Full details can be found here- http://playbackonline.ca/2015/10/13/mary-walsh-jordan-canning-named-to-widcwff-program/
October 01, 2015
It’s happening. Fraternal Love is in development with LA-based production company JASH. Stay tuned for more!
February 23, 2015
For the past few months, co-creator Sofia Banzhaf and I have been working on our series Fraternal Love, about fraternal twin sisters Sissy and Margo. Check out our fb, twitter and instagram and get ready for the trailer coming out March 2nd! https://www.facebook.com/fraternalloveseries?ref=ts&fref=ts https://twitter.com/LoveFraternal @fraternallove
November 20, 2014
It’s official! This week marks my official launch with commercial production company Someplace Nice. Very excited to be working with these lovely ladies. Have a peek at their site! http://www.someplacenice.tv/
November 20, 2014
This month I did a spot for Kashi with a bunch of cuties. I hear it’s making the rounds on youtube. Have a watch- https://vimeo.com/111140898
May 26, 2014
This Thursday May 29th Pop The Grapes will screen poolside at the Standard Hotel Hollywood as part of NewFilmmaker’s LA Screening Series Short Shorts. 8pm screening will be followed by a moderated Q & A by Campbell Perkinson. Come join if you’re in town!
December 31, 2013
For the next month Pop The Grapes will be part of the National Screen Institute’s short film festival. If you missed it this past winter on Air Canada, check it out on NSI’s website- http://www.nsi-canada.ca/film-festival/
December 17, 2013
This February Pop The Grapes will be playing New York’s NewFilmmaker’s Festival at the Anthology Film Archives. I’ll be there, so if you’re in town come visit me on Wednesday February 5th. Program available @ http://newfilmmakers.com/
September 20, 2013
Check it out! Pop The Grapes will be playing Air Canada’s enRoute Film Festival throughout the month of October. So, if you’re on a flight make sure to flip on that personal tv. In the meantime, have a watch and a vote at http://enroute.aircanada.com/en/articles/pop-the-grapes
August 22, 2013
Very excited about the Toronto International Film Festival this year! I was awarded with the Irving Avrich Award for Emerging Filmmaker at TIFF 2013. After that I’m off to the Atlantic Film Fest then LA’s NewFilmmakers Festival. Should be a busy September with Pop The Grapes!
February 28, 2013
After over a year of trying to get my film DENNIS off the ground, my producer, Matt Power and I launched an Indiegogo campaign. Check it out and spread the word- igg.me/at/dennis
December 30, 2012
It’s all up! After sitting in my basement for a couple years, I finally transferred most of my super 8mm reels. The collection of home movies consists of little films I’ve set to music relevant to time and place. Hope you enjoy!
June 29, 2012
This past Saturday at Octavia’s Breakthroughs Film Festival, The Artists picked up the festival award for best film. Quite a pleasant surprise and a lovely evening with many talented filmmakers.
May 10, 2012
Presented by Octavia Films: A Nonprofit for Women, both The Artists and Ivadelle will be playing in their upcoming festival. Focusing strictly on young emerging female filmmakers, the festival will be screening a series of Canadian short films. June 23rd 7:30-11:00 PM @ The Projection Booth in Toronto’s Leslieville.
January 17, 2012
Received a pleasant surprise today with news that The Artists has been accepted into NSI’s online film festival. Screening will begin in the next couple of weeks, so check it out at http://www.nsi-canada.ca/film_festival.aspx
September 09, 2011
Like usual, I like to take some sweet sweet time to edit. Complete with gun shots, rap music and bubble gum, Cop Killer is out to shock the nation.
June 29, 2011
After much laziness (and projector issues), I have finally finished transferring my South American travel footage. Shot on Kodak Ektachrome Super 8mm film, the sequence consists of images taken from Peru, Bolivia, Chile and Argentina.
May 13, 2011
Ivadelle at it again. After a year off the festival circuit, Ivadelle was cordially invited to play Italy’s MoliseCinema International Film Festival. The festival runs from August 2nd to the 7th, so if you find yourself in Molise, Italy please check it out!
September 17, 2010
A few weeks ago I was given the opportunity to produce a part of Red Bull’s Pirate Break series. Working with BCA, we put together this little stunt at Yonge and Dundas during busy afternoon rush hour. Check out the footage here http://www.redbull.com/cs/Satellite/en_INT/Video/Ryan-Decenzos-Traffik-Jam-in-Toronto-021242893913499 or at the end of my updated commercial reel.
June 27, 2010
Well, after much deliberation Ivadelle is up on Vimeo for all to see. Have a look if you haven’t already seen it. Thanks!
April 27, 2010
Yesterday on my drive back from the RiverRun International Film Festival I was surprised with the news that Ivadelle had won Best Narrative Short at the awards ceremony that night. Screening four times at the festival, Ivadelle was very well received and is mentioned in today’s Winston-Salem news. Here’s the link- http://www2.journalnow.com/content/2010/apr/26/varga-train-cited-awards-are-given-out-well-attend/news/
April 23, 2010
So after several months of delay, Denver and I finally got our butts in gear (with much help from our friend Evan) and have finished our latest short. Check it out above!
March 23, 2010
Another round of great news! Along with River Run, Ivadelle will be playing at the Singapore International Film Festival from the 15th-24th of April. Too bad I won’t be making it to this one…
March 13, 2010
This past week Ivadelle was selected as part of the River Run International Film Festival. The event takes place April 15th-25th, so if you’re in the area come check out the festivities and say hello. Screening times should be posted by the 16th of March.
January 02, 2010
A few weeks ago I finished shooting a short comedic film. Now that the holidays are over it’s time to get editing. Stay tuned for clips!
September 15, 2009
Good news arrived yesterday as Ivadelle was accepted into Barcelona’s 16th Independant Film Festival L’Alternativa. The runs between the 13th and 21st of November at the Centre for Contemporary Culture of Barcelona.
August 01, 2009
Good news! After a slew of film festival submissions Ivadelle is officially selected as part of the Montreal World Film Festival lineup. The event takes place from August 27th to September 7th. If you’re in the area come check it out!
Nicole Dorsey is a narrative and commercial film director.
She currently splits her time between LA & Toronto.
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