Films

Here you’ll find musings, histories, critiques, and behind-the-scenes info on some of the more than 2,000 films (animations, documentaries, fiction) and interactive projects we’re streaming on NFB.ca.

In Need of a Laugh? We Got You Covered

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Did you know that NFB also stands for Nifty Funny Brilliant? Exercise your smile muscles with these 5 funny films that’re guaranteed to make you laugh.

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Addiction is a Disease and it’s Damn Difficult to Treat

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Addiction is terrifying. There are few things that can so rapidly destroy one’s family, career, and entire life as an addiction. In looking through our collection, we pulled 5 films that took different approaches to addiction and encourage new ways of thinking.

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Staff Picks 2017 | Watch Our Fav Films of the Year

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We have hundreds of films you can watch for free and this list is a fun little place for you to start watching the hidden gems you might’ve missed.

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Now on NFB.ca – Watch 20 + Newly Added Films

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Were you looking for something new to watch this holiday season? Look no further! Check out 23 newly added NFB films today!

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It’s Officially Cold Outside. Warm Up with 4 Winter Sports Films

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There’s no point denying it any more. Winter is coming. Warm yourself up with 4 winter sports films you can watch for free on NFB.ca!

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The Best NFB Films of the 2010s (so far)

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With 3000+ films that you can stream for free, picking a starting point can be tricky! Enjoy a (subjective) list of the 10 best NFB films from the 2010s (so far)!

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Break the Cycle and Eliminate Violence Against Women

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November 25th is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Mark the day with 5 films that discuss the ways to prevent the cycle of violence from continuing.

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He’s the King of the Fabulists For A Reason

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In the literary world, there is no greater fabulist than Aesop. Enjoy a selection of 4 animated NFB films based on his wonderful fables.

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Not All Heroes Wear Capes | 5 Films About Real-Life Superheroes

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Discover 5 NFB films about real-life superheroes who may not have fought evil extraterrestrials or wrathful gods, but have made it their mission to serve the innocent or the less fortunate and push boundaries in their own, valiant way.

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The Best NFB Films of the 2000s

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With 3000+ films that you can stream for free, picking a starting point can be tricky! Enjoy a (subjective) list of the 10 best NFB films from the 2000s!

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NFB Film Club – Winter 2017 Programming

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This winter, the NFB Film Club is offering you a rich selection of both short and feature-length films, including several newly released docs.

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The Best WWI Films You’ll See This Remembrance Day

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Discover four acclaimed WWI films produced by the National Film Board of Canada including Donald Brittain’s haunting doc, Fields of Sacrifice.

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