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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.

Animated Folklore | Watch 5 NFB Folk Tales

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In Canada we take a lot of pride in our diversity—and that extends to our stories, too. Watch 5 NFB animated shorts inspired by folk tales.

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Charles | Interview with filmmaker Dominic Étienne Simard

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Enjoy an interview with filmmaker Dominic Étienne Simard, director of the upcoming TIFF selected short animated film, Charles.

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Happy #TIFF2017! Rent 5 Great Canadian Films for $1.99 Each!

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To celebrate the exceptional Canadian films being showcased at #TIFF2017, we and our amazing friends over at Canada Screens have a selection of 5 great Canadian films you can rent at a discounted rate of $1.99 each!

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The Best NFB Films of the 1950s

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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 1950s!

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Transport Yourself to the Canadian Rockies With These 5 Docs

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Transport yourself to the Canadian Rockies with 5 films that capture the history and natural splendour that defines the area.

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Work Work Work Work | Watch 5 Films This Labour Day Weekend

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Every year, the Labour Day weekend marks the end of summer holidays and ushers in the dreaded grind of work and school. But before you try to remember your math formulas or how to tie a Windsor knot, you still have a glorious weekend all to yourself. What better way to enjoy that time off than by watching some free movies?

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Download 5 NFB Docs for Only $0.99 Each!

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

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Travel To Africa Through NFB Films

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Take a cinematic trip to the gorgeous continent of Africa through 9 NFB docs!

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5 Films to Get You in the Back to School Spirit

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Whether back to school time is a concern in your life right now, or it’s just a distant dream from long ago, you’ll enjoy this selection of films about life in and around Canada’s education system.

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Download 5 NFB Animated Films for Just $0.99 Each!

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

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The Best NFB Films of the 1940s

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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 1940s!

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5 Knockout Fighting Docs to Watch Before Mayweather vs. McGregor

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If you want to watch the Mayweather vs. McGregor fight with a better understanding of fighting culture, check out these 5 knockout docs that offer powerful stories from the world of combat sports.

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