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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.

Download 5 NFB Shorts for Only $0.99 Each!

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What’s better than 5 NFB short films? 5 NFB short films that you can download for just $0.99 each!

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#Eclipse2017 Watch | Total Eclipse of the Sun☀️

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If you’re like us, then we know you’re already preparing for August 21’s total solar eclipse—the first in North America since 1979! Get in the eclipse mood with a great selection of films that touch on our neighbourhood star—and you don’t need any protective eyewear to watch!

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Drawn from the Heart | 5 Animated Films about Love

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While great love stories can be told in any form or genre, we’ve chosen to put together a selection of 5 animated films, each of which explores a different aspect of love in its own unique way.

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Why didn’t I think of that? | Watch 5 Films About Wild Inventors

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If you’re fascinated by innovation, have we got a list for you! Watch 5 NFB films about wild inventors and their wonderful creations.

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Long Before Tesla | Watch 5 Docs About The History of Transportation

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To gain a new appreciation for the development of transportation technology, check out these 5 interesting docs that capture interesting stories and moments from the history of transportation.

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The Leading Men and Women of the NFB

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We might be known for our award-winning docs and animation, but did you know we also have films with celebrity appeal? Enjoy a list of 5 films that feature some of Hollywood’s best leading men and women who also happen to star in some NFB hits.

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Dream Daddy: A Documentary Dad Selection

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Dream Daddy is the hottest video game of the summer. With Dream Daddy fever taking over, we decided to jump on the bandwagon and offer you a dreamy selection of the coolest documentary dads from our collection.

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Curb Your Craving | Watch 4 Films about Junk Food🍫🍪🍰

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Mark National Junk Food Day with a hearty serving of your favourite sugary or salty snack, and veg out with these 4 delicious films about junk food.

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5 Docs for People Who Hate Docs

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For all you doubters out there, and all you fans who have friends who aren’t, we’ve put together this selection of 5 fantastic docs for people who hate docs.

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Where to Fish in Canada | Watch 15 Films About Fishing

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For all you fishing fanatics, we’ve put together a list of 15 films about fishing, and gave you a little map of some of the best fishing spots in Canada.

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These Filmmakers are Changing the Face of Animation

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Over the last 78 years, we’ve taken great pride in being an incubator for great talent. We’re excited to introduce you to 12 incredible animators who are changing the face of animation.

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Vintage Sports Docs for the Armchair Athlete

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Enjoy several amazing vintage NFB sports documentaries from lacrosse to soccer to cycling from the 1950s to the 1980s. There’s a film for everyone.

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