Posts written by Éric Samson

May the Force NFB With You


One might think that there is very little to tie one of the most successful commercial film franchises in the history of movies to the — usually — more art-house fare that defines the NFB. One couldn’t be more wrong. From his film studies at University of Southern California to the creation of THX-1138 and the


A Cardboard Revolution


Sometimes, technology takes such a massive leap forward that it starts looking like magic. Sometimes, the revolutionary element is obvious — think “iPhone launch” — but other times, the revolution is much more discreet. May 2014: Without much ado, Google launches their Google Cardboard module. The idea is quite simple: these days, almost everyone has