Posts Tagged ‘Buster Keaton’

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From slapstick to science and beyond: explore 5 cinematic biographies

Films

From Bret “the Hitman” Hart to Dr. Frederick Banting and Buster Keaton, the world’s most fascinating folks come alive in 5 cinematic biographies—watch now and get to know these riveting figures, both professionally and very, very personally.

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Films on stamps / stamps on film: watch 5 films commemorated by Canada Post

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Watch them all, and then collect them all! Canada Post and the NFB present a series of permanent domestic rate stamps honouring 5 of the NFB’s most acclaimed films of all time. Watch all 5 films here.

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The best of the best: must-watch NFB films from our online collection

Films

Not sure what to watch? Get to know your friendly public film producer with the best films we’ve made over our 75-year history. No lemons here! Only the best of the best.

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On Track: NFB Train Films in Pictures

Films

In celebration of all things locomotive, check out these archival photos and illustrations taken from some of the NFB’s essential train films. You can watch many of these films for free online at NFB.ca.

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Star Power: Celebrities in NFB Films, Part 1

Films

Not to brag, or anything, but the NFB has a pretty serious track record in the working-with-huge-stars department. Over the years, many very well known actors, musicians, athletes and others have collaborated with us to make films for you to watch and enjoy. Sweet of them, no? Regrettably, many of these films aren’t online for more »

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Funny films for Just for Laughs

Films

Whether we like it or not, the Just for Laughs Festival is already wrapping up in Montreal this weekend. Instead of getting all bummed out about it, we decided to keep the laughter going with this short selection of funny NFB films. There’s a bit of everything in there, from animation (some a darker hue more »

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Buster Keaton rides the rails in Canada

Films

The production of The Railrodder starring Buster Keaton, Hollywood silent film icon.