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Repurposing the Archive: 4 NFB Films by contemporary artists at the 2015 Aboriginal Pavilion

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This summer, 4 globally-acclaimed contemporary artists use the NFB archives to create new short films that will be exhibited at the Aboriginal Pavilion in Toronto from July 10th to 26th, 2015. If you’re a lover of all things experimental, a contemporary art enthusiast, or a fan of remix culture, you’ll definitely want to catch these.

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NFB Films Now Available on TELUS Optik TV

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TELUS Optik TV subscribers in British Columbia, Albert and Quebec can now watch free NFB films as part of their subscription package.

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Attention Documentary Filmmakers: Apply Now for the NFB/CFC Creative Doc Lab

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The NFB/CFC Creative Doc Lab is now accepting submissions from documentary filmmakers to participate in the 2015/2016 program, beginning in September 2015.

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Check out the 10 best Canadian films of all time

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The Toronto International Film Festival has published the latest update of the 10 best Canadian films of all time and 5 of the 10 films listed happen to be NFB productions or co-productions.

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Big news! We’ve added over 150 new films to NFB.ca… with more to come!

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Over the past 6 months, the members of the NFB programming team have screened hundreds of documentaries from around the world to create a premiere destination for you, the film lovers who share our passion for point-of-view documentaries and Canadian films. So, now when you browse the NFB site, you will have access to a collection

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Hot Docs 2015 | Discover the 8 NFB Docs Presented At the Festival This Year

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Hot Docs 2015 is around the corner! Read about and watch trailers for the 8 new and exciting documentaries we’ll be screening there next month.

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The NFB announces conversion of educational workshops

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The NFB is closing its educational workshops in Montreal and Toronto at the end of this school year to focus on online workshops.

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Canadian Band Hey Rosetta! Release Fogo Sessions

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Discover and watch Fogo Sessions, Canadian band Hey Rosetta’s new performance video inspired by the NFB’s trailblazing Fogo Process films.

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Interactive Doc Do Not Track to Launch at Tribeca’s Storyscapes

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Watch the trailer and get excited about Do Not Track, our upcoming personalized documentary series about privacy and the web economy. Premieres online on April 14th!

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Frame x Frame | Meet Artists-in-Residence Sylvie Trouvé and Dale Hayward

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Until March 8th, prolific NFB animators Sylvie Trouvé and Dale Hayward are “on display” as part of Quebec City’s Musée de la civilisation’s Frame x Frame exhibit. Read on for more info on the cool project they are working on and their upcoming films.

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The NFB Film Club returns with stellar programming for spring 2015

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Check out our latest offering of films available for FREE public screening at public libraries across Canada. Watch a few trailers, and decide what you want to see in your community this spring. There’s something for everyone—kids and adults alike!

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What traces do you leave online? Experience “In Limbo” and find out

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How permanent and public are the traces we leave online? Explore the contemporary state of digital identity in the new interactive doc “In Limbo”.

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