Posts written by Carolyne Weldon
 

Carolyne Weldon is a writer and photographer currently living in Montreal. Her interests include motherhood, travel, music, martial arts, language, subcultures and spirituality. Contact her at c.weldon@nfb.ca

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Oops, Son. You Slept With Your Mama and Killed Your Pa | Watch 3 Greek Myths Unfold on NFB.ca

Millennia later, Greek mythology continues to baffle, excite, and inspire us. Brush up on the ever-relevant myths of Oedipus, Icarus and Narcissus with these 3 modern interpretations of the old classics by NFB filmmakers.

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Watch 5 Trippy Films to Celebrate 150 years of Alice in Wonderland

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Alice in Wonderland turns 150 this year. Mark the occasion with 5 trippy films inspired by Lewis Carroll’s world-famous masterpiece.

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Controversial Newfoundland Politician Danny Williams in the Hot Seat

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The colourful and controversial former premier of Newfoundland, Danny Williams, answers 5 questions about his life philosophy and the new Danny documentary.

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Mother’s Day | Watch 3 Amazing Animated Shorts about Moms on NFB.ca

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This Mother’s Day, celebrate motherhood and mothers everywhere with these 3 animated short about moms

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Metamorphosis | Filming Begins on New Velcrow Ripper/Nova Ami Documentary

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Learn more about Metamorphosis, our upcoming Velcrow Ripper doc about humanity’s pressing need to cope with the climate crisis it has created.

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Inside the mind of the creators behind the final 4 Interactive Haiku

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Nine months ago, the NFB and ARTE put out a call for submission to digital creators. The challenge? Pushing back the limits of interactive storytelling by producing a very, very short digital explorations (60 seconds maximum) that triggers a new way of seeing the world. The idea was to adapt actual haikus to the digital form

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Love Owls? Watch 5 Films to Feed Your Owl Obsession on NFB.ca

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Obsessed with owls? Check out these 5 short films about owls on NFB.ca.

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Celebrate World Book Day with 10 Essential Films on Literature

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Mark World Book Day with these 10 films about words and those who devote their lives to smithing them for our delight.

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Interactive Haiku | Check out 2 New Very Short Digital Explorations

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We’ve got 2 new haiku for you! Discover 2 new bite-sized digital explorations, Facing the Nameless and Famograph.

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Interactive Haiku | Experience Z… and Datum

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Discover Datum and Z… 2 new (very) short and sweet digital explorations from our Interactive Haiku project.

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Anti-Personnel Landmines | Watch My Child, My Land on NFB.ca

Mark Mine Awareness Day with this short yet powerful animation that denounces the industrialized world’s complacency towards anti-personnel landmines.

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Interactive Haiku | Enjoy 4 Very, Very Short Interactive Explorations

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Designed to surprise, move, and inspire thought, Interactive Haiku will be released throughout the month of April, with 4 stories launching today. The project will also be featured at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival, as part of Tribeca Film Institute Interactive’s “Interactive Playground.” Recently, the NFB and ARTE asked creators to experiment a new kind of short interactive

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