Posts Tagged ‘Cordell Barker’

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Earworm alert! Sing-along with 6 animated films

We had a few of our most popular musical animated films lyricized for your singing pleasure. Jam along to animated songs without missing a single beat!

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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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English Program: Five to Watch in ’15

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Get an overview of 5 projects in production at the National Film Board of Canada – including new docs, interactives, and the NFB’s very first featured animated documentary.

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The NFB Film Club is back with stellar Winter 2014 programming

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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 winter. There’s something for everyone—kids and adults alike!

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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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Let the games begin: the NFB at the Oscars

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Glitz and glamour, sure—but the real stars of the Oscars are the films themselves, and we’ve got a history of Oscar-winning NFB productions to prove it!

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Cordell Barker on working with others

Join acclaimed animator Cordell Barker as he tinkers in the studio with his new stop-motion animation project.

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An Animator’s Life: Time and Distractions

Join acclaimed animator Cordell Barjker (The Cat Came Back) as he ruminates on time and distraction in an artist’s life.

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On Track: NFB Train Films in Pictures

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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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(Relatively) Pain-Free Sketching

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Animator Cordell Barker returns for a quick post on the pains of sketching and the tablet apps that significantly lessen them.

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How I Spent My Summer… Working

Films

I always seem to be working long hours during the summer months while everyone else seems to be living a life and embracing the heat. At least, that’s how I read it. It must be an immutable law of self-employment. This summer, I’m working on animation as usual, but this time on a very different

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Animation Tips | A Lesson in Character Design

For this blog entry I thought I’d present a sampler tray of various images from the production of my film If I was God, and let you know what I was or wasn’t thinking. Figure 1, below, is a design line-up of my cast of characters. I know it probably doesn’t look like it, but

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