Posts written by Kate Ruscito
 

Watch Now | The 5 Short Project Is Back!

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We’re thrilled to announce you can now watch the second edition of films from our 5 Short Project Anthology online, for free!

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Let Us Be Your Netflix Film Recommend

Now that you’ve burned through your Netflix queue, you might be itching for some more film recommendations. We’ve got you covered!

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Gun Runners | Meet the Warriors Running For Their Lives

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When it comes to world-class marathon runners, Kenyans are considered the cream of the crop. But some of Kenya’s top runners aren’t running for fame and fortune. Some are wanted warriors, running for their lives.

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Rent 10 Incredible Films for $1.99

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To celebrate Canadian film excellence, we and Canada Screens have a selection of films from previous TIFF editions at a discounted rental rate of $1.99!

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19 Days | Meet the Woman Behind the House

Asha Siad, co-director of 19 Days, sat down with Margaret Stycynska, the Manager of Resettlement & Integration Services with the Calgary Catholic Immigration Society. You can read the interview here: Asha Siad: Can you tell us how the Margaret Chisholm Resettlement Centre came to be? Margaret Stycynska: When I came first to Canada as a refugee

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Mark World Refugee Day with 19 Days

Mark World Refugee Day with this short doc that follows refugee families through their 19-day welcoming process at a resettlement centre in Calgary.

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So You’re #MovingToCanada, Eh?

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Thinking about #MovingToCanada? Here’s a mini crash course in a few things you need to know before you trek North.

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8 Female Directors Who Are Crushing It At the NFB

With the current conversations surrounding the abysmal under-representation of female directors in Hollywood we’ve decided to highlight the fantastic history and confidence the NFB has, and continues to have, with female directors.

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Staff Picks 2015 | Watch Our Fave Free Films of the Year

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With 2015 coming to a close, we compiled our annual Staff pick list! Brush up on the recently added, free films now available on NFB.ca!

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Happy Holidays! Rent Canadian Blockbusters from Canada Screens for $0.99 each!

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Until December 22, you can rent 12 Canadian blockbuster feature length films and docs from Canada Screens for the low, low price of $0.99 each!

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Download 5 Films on Canada’s Indigenous Peoples for $0.99 Each!

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Looking to learn more about the incredible traditions, stories, and history of Canada’s Indigenous peoples? Enjoy our selection of 5 films that you can download for just $0.99 each!

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Download 5 Animated Films for $0.99 Each

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If you’re an animation enthusiast craving films, enjoy a selection of 5 animated films that you can download for just $0.99 each!

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