Posts Tagged ‘Festivals’


The NFB heads to TIFF 2014 with 7 films


We’re gearing up for the Toronto International Film Festival with 5 NFB films in the running. Check out some trailers and clips here. See you at the fest!


DOXA Connexions: Narrating Change, Open Forum!


This post was written by one of the young women participating in the 2011 Kris Anderson DOXA Youth Connexions Forum, as part of the DOXA Documentary Film Festival. “Connexions” is an immersive 2-week program where 6 selected emerging female filmmakers create 6 short films in 6 days, while also connecting with industry professionals & checking more »


The NFB at Sundance


If I could attend only one film festival in my life, it would have to be Sundance in the United States. The annual event takes place in the mountain resort of Park City, Utah, where it presents the world’s top independent films.

Filmmaker Ann Marie Fleming talks about how to tell someone else’s story

The following is a guest post by Ann Marie Fleming. I Was a Child of Holocaust Survivors (Clip 2) by Ann Marie Fleming, National Film Board of Canada This is the second post from Ann Marie Fleming, who is at DOK Leipzig with her film I Was A Child Of Holocaust Survivors. Read her first more »

Landing in Dresden in a Dash-8


[Invalid Link] Filmmaker Ann Marie Fleming is at DOK Leipzig in Germany, presenting her film I Was A Child of Holocaust Survivors. She has graciously agreed to write some guest posts for us from the festival. *** It took a while to get from Vancouver to Leipzig.  I flew Air Berlin to Dusseldorf, then more »

7 Tips for Online Film Distribution from Peter Broderick

Producer Marie-France Cote interviews digital distribution guru Peter Broderick at IDFA.

Theodore Ushev and the Ottawa International Animation Festival Poster


The gloves come off as bloggers, art critics, artists and teachers take sides on the issue of what constitutes art.



The International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam (IDFA) is the largest and most prestigious of all doc fests. This year, the NFB is showing four films in the Reflecting Images – Panorama program: RiP: A remix manifesto, Paris 1919, Capturing Reality: The Art of Documentary and Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action. The Panorama program more »