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.

Unsung Canadian Heroes: Police Officers

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Unsung heroes are all around us; sometimes we see them, sometimes we don’t. This series focuses on those heroes, and how they contribute to our society.

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Explore Mental Health from 3 Different Perspectives

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Approximately 20 percent of Canadians live with mental health problems. Watch 3 films that offer 3 different perspectives on issues of mental health.

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Adult Animation Vol. 2: Afternoon Delight

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Not all animation is meant for children. In a follow-up to our first Adult Animation post, here are 5 more films to watch after the kids go to bed.

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5 Films To Watch This Spring Break

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It’s spring break season across Canada. If your kids are going to spend any time in front of a screen, make the most of it and have them watch some fun and educational films from the NFB!

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The Kids Are All Right

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In light of the youth-led revolution over gun control in the US right now, here are 5 NFB films about other examples of youth-inspired change.

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NFB Film Club – Spring 2018

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This spring, 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 Masters Series: Colin Low

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Discover Colin Low, one of the pillars of the NFB; a man whose career included work on more than 200 productions, spanning a 60-year career.

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In Tribute to B Movies

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We might be known for our socially-conscious documentaries and auteur animation, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have our share of funny, B movies under our belt. We’ve put together a few of our favourite B Movies for you to enjoy!

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Cryptocurrencies and the New World of Finance

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It seems like every time we get a handle on how economics work, something new gets thrown into the mix. The world of finance is complicated, but luckily, we have films that try to simplify the confusion.

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The Award for Best Editing Goes To…

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The Oscars® are right around the corner! Get in the award season spirit by looking at a list of NFB films we’d nominate in each category. First up: Editing!

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12 Ways to Finance Your Canadian Independent Film

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Let me guess – you’ve got a great idea for a movie, you just need to figure out where to get the cash. What follows is an incomplete list of funding sources for Canadian independent filmmakers, specifically those that include documentary and non-fiction works.

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Let Us Be Your Netflix Recommend – 2018 Oscar® Edition

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Have you already burned through all the 2018 Oscar®-nominated films and are looking for more? Enjoy 6 NFB films that’ll sate your craving till the big day.

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