Posts Tagged ‘Banff’

Bear 71

Where Bear 71 Came From

Interactive

The following is a guest post from filmmaker and creator Leanne Allison about the interactive documentary Bear 71. *** We’ve all heard of the “elevator pitch”—a 30-second sell of a project idea to prospective producers. This is a story about one that worked and went on to become a high-profile National Film Board interactive documentary more »

Bear 71

2 Ways to Experience Bear 71 at DOXA

Interactive

Early this May, Vancouver’s DOXA Documentary Film Festival will offer 2 different ways to experience our Webby-nominated project, Bear 71 . On Friday, May 4th – DOXA’s opening night – Bear 71 will be projected on a large screen as co-creator Jeremy Mendes navigates through the site, accompanied by the narration track of actress Mia Kirshner more »

Banff blog

NFB wins Award for Excellence in Interactive Programming

Interactive

Most people know us for our films, but the NFB is increasingly gaining attention for its interactive productions. At the Banff World Media Festival earlier this month, the NFB received the award for Excellence in Interactive Programming. The above picture features Loc Dao (our newly appointed Director, Digital Content and Strategy in English Program) accepting more »