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.

Hot Docs 2017: Catch Our 4 Film Premieres

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In Toronto? Don’t miss our 4 film premieres at the 24th edition of Hot Docs!

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Making The Tesla World Light: An Interview with Matthew Rankin

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As Tesla World Light heads to Cannes 2017, catch an in-depth interview with its avant-garde creator, Matthew Rankin.

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Watch 5 Films Starring Cute Easter Creatures

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Happy Easter! Here are a few fun films starring chicks, ducks, rabbits and other cute Easter creatures.

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Water is Life | Watch 7 Films About our Most Vital Resource

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Be water, my friend.

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Pierrot in Montreal: The Sad Clown and His Lady Love

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To celebrate World Theatre Day (March 27), enjoy Pierrot in Montreal, a little jewel from 1957 that re-tells the story of Columbine, Pierrot and Harlequin.

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The Fourth Estate | Watch 4 Films on Journalism and the Role of Media

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In the age of #FakeNews and #AlternativeFacts, watch 4 films that highlight the importance of the public’s right to information and the need for a “fourth estate” that is strong, free and independent.

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7 Films to Empower Women and Girls

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Film is a powerful communication tool, and when the right film meets the right audience, amazing things can happen. This post contains 7 films that hold empowering messages for women and girls.

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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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Spring Break | Discover 40 Fun and Entertaining Films for Kids

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Discover a selection of 40 fun and entertaining films for children… that might even teach them a thing or two!

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United We Stand | A NFB Ode to Prairie Sisterhood

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Prairie women are awesome.
Be like Prairie women.

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

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

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Photo Friday | Canada the Land

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Enjoy a great selection of photographs from the production of Canada the Land, a short doc made specially for the Osaka World Fair’s Canada Pavilion in 1970.

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