Posts Tagged ‘animation techniques’


Check out the improved McLaren’s Workshop App!


We’re starting 2014 in style with a not-so-new but definitely improved version of our McLaren’s Workshop App! After winning the incredibly prestigious Grand Prize in the Website or Application (Arts and Culture) category at the Boomerang Awards, as well as being named among iTunes Canada’s “App Store Best of 2013“, the Norman McLaren-inspired iPad app has more »


NFB’s Resources for teachers: Tops in their Class


Discover a trove of entertaining and enriching NFB resources to help teachers teach and students learn.


NFB Animation Workshops at the 2012 Ottawa International Animation Festival


This is a guest post written by Anne Koizumi and Fouad Sassi, Education Specialists and Workshop Facilitators at the National Film Board of Canada in Montreal, QC. On September 19, NFB Education Specialists Fouad Sassi and Anne Koizumi filled a mini-van with NFB animation equipment and headed off to meet a crowd of over 450 more »

Neighbours: The NFB’s Second Oscar Winner


The story behind the production and distribution of Norman McLaren’s Neighbours; The National Film Board’s second Oscar winner.

Hoisted by my own petard


The following is a guest post by Gregory Labute. After years of being a software developer specializing in tools for animation, I finally get to see first hand what all the fuss is about. I am currently in the thick of Hothouse 6 – writing, directing, and animating my very own 3D stereocopic movie using more »

Chris Landreth blogging on The Spine website


Chris Landreth, animator/director of Ryan and The Spine, blogs about life, work and travel on The Spine’s blog.

Q&A with Michael Fukushima, Part 2

Part 2 of a 3-part interview with Animation Studio producer Michael Fukushima.