Inuvialuit filmmaker Dennis Allen takes a first-person approach to telling the stories of First Nations communities affected by alcoholism and other substance abuse. Watch this powerful, personal, and inspiring film now.
Posts written by Jovana Jankovic
Jovana has been with the NFB since 2012, where she worked in Production before recently joining the Marketing team as a Web Writer. Jovana holds a Bachelor of Arts, Combined Honours in Film Studies and English from Carleton University, and a Master of Arts in Communication and Culture from York University. In addition to cinema, her interests include wine, cheese, tennis, fashion, politics, and karaoke. You can follow Jovana on Twitter.
Commemorate Canada’s National Child Day and the UN’s Universal Children’s Day with 5 films on the experiences, voices, and lives of youth around the world.
If you haven’t seen Guy Maddin’s mini-masterpiece Night Mayor, now’s the time. Watch the film and explore the melodrama and modernity at its core.
Check out our latest offering of films available for FREE public screening at public libraries across Canada. Watch a few trailers, and decide what you want to see in your community this winter. There’s something for everyone—kids and adults alike!
From vampires to the dark recesses of the subconscious mind, travel to the fantastical and beyond in 8 weird, wacky, and wonderful films that celebrate Halloween and International Animation Day.
Want to get a cinematic perspective on Toronto ahead of the election? Check out these NFB films—old and new—about the city, its people, and its politicians.
Check out a brand new feature doc on bipolar disorder, The Wind at My Door, streaming free on NFB.ca, Oct. 10-12. Plus, 4 more riveting docs on mental health issues—from schizophrenia to bipolar disorder—accompany this film. Get informed and inspired!
From Bret “the Hitman” Hart to Dr. Frederick Banting and Buster Keaton, the world’s most fascinating folks come alive in 5 cinematic biographies—watch now and get to know these riveting figures, both professionally and very, very personally.