Animation

Explore our vast collection of animated films and get info about the world of animation in general.

We’ve Got Your Oscar 2017 Craving Covered

If you’re an Oscar junkie, you’re probably looking for more films to sate your Oscar craving. To help, we’ve taken some of the best films from 2016 and matched them up with NFB films that are similar in theme and subject matter.

MORE...

Oscars® 2017 | Stream Theodore Ushev’s Blind Vaysha on NFB.ca

Films

Catch a free stream of Theodore Ushev’s Oscar®-nominated short Blind Vaysha on NFB.ca from February 19-26, 2017. (Canada only.)

MORE...

Upcoming Animation | The Awakening: Casting and Finishing the Puppets

Production

Enjoy a quick interview with Brenda Baumgarten, the Toronto-based artist who made the puppets for François Lévesque’s upcoming short animation, The Awakening.

MORE...

50 Shades of Clay | Watch Sexy Laundry on NFB.ca

NEW ONLINE | Watch one couple’s attempt at rekindling the flames of passion after 25 years of marriage in this short erotic comedy by Izabela Plucinska.

MORE...

Naked Island | PSAs for a New Era

Films

Discover Naked Island, a series of 14 new super-short and incisive films that expose the dark underbelly of modern-day society.

MORE...

Ways of Seeing at the NFB: 5 to Watch in ’17

Production

Stay up-to-date with the NFB ‘s current production slate with these 5 titles to watch in 2017.

MORE...

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!

MORE...

NFB Staff Picks | Watch the Best of 2016 on NFB.ca

Films

Our social media team has a little year-end tradition we’re quite fond of: the NFB Staff Picks.

MORE...

Holiday Films for the Whole Family

Films

Discover our special holiday channel offering 30 films for the entire family! This selection of classic titles includes fun animation, short live-action fiction and Christmas films.

MORE...

The Auchter Effect: Haida Myth Gets Animated

Production

Emerging director Christopher Auchter plunges us into a mythic watery underworld in The Mountain of SGaana, an animated short that’s just completed postproduction in the BC & Yukon Studio.

MORE...

Upcoming Animation | The Awakening: Meet Érik Goulet, Armature Designer

Upcoming Animation | Meet Éric Goulet, armature designer for Jean-François Lévesques’s upcoming NFB animated film, The Awakening.

MORE...

Watch 6 Short Films About Pianists and Pianos

Films

Enjoy 6 short NFB films starring the mightiest of instruments – the piano – and some of the sensitive souls who devoted their lives to mastering it for our enjoyment.

MORE...