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Now Online! Discover Our Indigenous Cinema Collection

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Enjoy the Indigenous Cinema page, a site that brings together 130 titles in from our unparalleled collection of films by Indigenous directors.

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Labrador Doc Project: Call for Submissions

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The NFB Quebec Atlantic Studio and LJH Films is calling for proposals for creative documentary shorts by Nunatsiavummiut, ages 18 and up, from or in Labrador, for the Labrador Doc Project.

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Commitment to Gender Parity at the NFB: The Results

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Following our announcement about achieving gender parity by 2020 in key creative positions, we’re proud to announce our results after just one year.

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In Memoriam: Ches Yetman (1943-2018)

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It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of one of the NFB’s long-time friends, former executive producer Ches Yetman.

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#AfterMeToo – A Q&A with producer Aisling Chin-Yee

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Discover a Q&A with producer/director Aisling Chin-Yee and the conversation she’s spearheading called #AfterMeToo.

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Touch a Real Iceberg at the Canadian Museum of Nature! (Photo by Alex Macdonald)

Touch a Real Iceberg at the Canadian Museum of Nature!

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Discover Beyond Ice: a unique interactive experience from the NFB at the Canadian Museum of Nature’s new Canada Goose Arctic Gallery!

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NFB x ImagineNATIVE 2017

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ImagineNATIVE 2017 kicks off today in Toronto, and we’re thrilled to have 13 projects at the festival this year.

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#Canada150 | What Do We Seek As Canadians?

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To help mark #Canada150, the NFB is offering up special online programming and public events across the country that put Canadians in touch with their nation’s stories. Our third installment, What We Seek, celebrates our thirst for knowledge and discovery, and celebrates the intrepid expeditions and great Canadian inventions.

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Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards 2017 | Watch 7 Short Docs on Famous Canadians

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This year, seven of Canada’s greatest performing arts stars and champions were awarded a Governor General’s Performing Arts Award, a prestigious annual distinction presented in collaboration with the National Arts Center. As is now tradition, we produced a series of short documentary films that celebrate the artistic achievements of this year’s laureates.

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NFB Commits to Indigenous Equity with New Three-Year Plan

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In working towards reconciliation, we are launching a 3-year plan to redefine our relationship with the Indigenous creators and partners we work with and the communities and audiences we serve.

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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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NFB Film Club – Fall 2017 Programming

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The NFB Film Club’s Fall 2017 lineup celebrates Canada 150 and takes you on a journey from coast to coast and reveal Canada in all its beauty and diversity.

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