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Here’s you’ll find all the info you need about the NFB’s extensive and acclaimed interactive content, including interviews with media-makers, behind-the-scenes footage, launches, calls for projects, and reports on the progress and results of our digital stories. Have your say—interact!

We Want the World to Sing Hallelujah Together

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Sing along with Leonard Cohen’s iconic song Hallelujah in our new interactive project, I Heard There Was A Secret Chord!

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5 Killer, Free Apps You Need To Download Right Now

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Download these 5 killer, free apps today, and discover new points-of-view, new ways to create, new adventures worlds, and new ways to experience history.

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Take 10 Minutes and Experience 10 Very Very Short Interactive Projects Today!

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Life is short; now more than ever. Enjoy 10 brand-new interactive projects that you can play, engage, and experience on your phone in under 60 seconds. 

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Revisit 60s fashion—Expo 67 style!

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To mark Expo 67 and as part of the festivities surrounding the 375th of Montreal (happy birthday!), the McCord Museum and the NFB have teamed up to suggest you dive into 1960s fashion.

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Western Gaze: 4 to Watch from North West Studio

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The little-known story of Alberta’s Black pioneers, a darkly entertaining animation about the Hudson’s Bay Company and an interactive story shot in Cambodia are among projects currently in the works at Edmonton’s North West Studio. Here are four titles to watch for in the coming months. Skin for Skin: Heritage Moment Goes Gothic As the governor-in-chief

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Legacies 150 | Discover 13 Photo Essays That Explore Canada

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Legacies 150 is a series of interactive photo and illustration essays reflecting on legacy and inheritance a century and a half into Canadian Confederation. These first-person stories explore where we come from, who we are, and what kind of nation we are becoming.

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EXPO 67 LIVE, a journey in time and memory by Karine Lanoie-Brien

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Fifty years ago, Montreal opened its doors to the world for the most significant cultural event in its history: Expo 67. The year 2017 also marks the city’s 375th anniversary as well as Canada’s 150th… All the more reasons to celebrate Montreal’s unforgettable world fair!

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Explore 5 Hot Interactive Projects Today

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Interactive is so hot right now. It’s the new storytelling darling on the block, and we’ve been creating and crafting stories and experiences with interactive media for years. You can explore a variety of new worlds, different perspectives, and create incredible things in as little as 1 minute. Dive in!

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Meet the Winners of the Mobile and Interactive 60 Seconds Project!

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Last winter, the NFB, ARTE and IDFA launched a call for ideas out to digital creators around the world. Their mission? To create an interactive experience about mobility by exploiting the features of a smartphone. Today, we are revealing the 10 winners who will spend the next couple of months creating these experiences. But first,

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NFB & UK’s National Theatre Collaborate on VR Doc

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Among the productions premiering in the 2017 edition of Storyscapes – the Tribeca Festival’s showcase of new immersive media – is Draw Me Close, a striking hybrid of creative non-fiction VR and live performance from Jordan Tannahill, one of the most inventive voices in contemporary Canadian theatre.

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Call for Projects | Seeking Interactive Creators to Explore the Very, Very Short Form

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Are you a designer, a writer, a creative coder, a digital artist, a musician or a game designer? The NFB and ARTE in collaboration with IDFA DocLab are calling on interactive creators for a brand-new challenge: Mobile and Interactive 60 Seconds.

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Bear 71 VR: Google and the NFB Partner to Expand the World of Virtual Reality Storytelling

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The NFB has partnered with Google to turn Bear 71 into a virtual reality experience which is available for free online as Bear 71 VR.

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