Behind the Scenes

Interviews with filmmakers, making-of clips and master classes will be featured with the aim of giving you a sneak peek at what goes into the making of a film.

The Battle of the Plains of Abraham as seen by the NFB

Talk to anyone across Canada about the Battle of the Plains of Abraham, and you will get more viewpoints than you can imagine. The battle marked a major turning point in the history of the country and is noteworthy, among many other things, for the fact that the two opposing generals both died on the

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Frame x Frame | Meet Filmmaker Claude Cloutier

Films

Enjoy an interview with award-winning cartoonist and filmmaker, Claude Cloutier, who just completed his 2 week Frame x Frame residency at the Musée de la civilisation in Quebec City.

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Saskatchewan as seen through the NFB lens

Films

Discover films produced by the National Film Board of Canada on Saskatchewan and its people including Joe Fafard, Andrew Suknaski and Tommy Douglas.

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On Screenwriting | Notes from the Man Behind Barney’s Version

Films

Barney’s Version screenwriter Michael Konyves reflects on life-changing books, Montreal and regrets in this rare guest blog post.

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Overtime: Why not play hockey forever…

Films

Why not play hockey forever? This documentary profiles men aged 38 to 54 who are happier in January than they are in June playing the game of their youth.

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The Ernie Game: Troubled youth of the 1960s

Films

An in-depth look at the production and distribution of the award winning The Ernie Game, a feature drama on the youth culture of the 1960s.

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