Posts Tagged ‘Flawed’

Let Us Be Your Netflix Recommend – Spring 2018 Edition

Welcome to the spring edition of our Netflix Recommends series, in which we pair 5 new theatrical releases with films from our own collection.

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The Award for Best Animated Short Goes To…

The Oscars® are right around the corner! Get in the award season spirit by looking at a list of NFB films we’d nominate for Best Animated Short!

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10 Study Guides Every High School Teacher Can Rely On

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Discover a selection of study guides designed to get high school students talking and thinking critically about NFB films and the thought-provoking topics they explore.

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Drawn from the Heart | 5 Animated Films about Love

Films

While great love stories can be told in any form or genre, we’ve chosen to put together a selection of 5 animated films, each of which explores a different aspect of love in its own unique way.

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7 Films to Empower Women and Girls

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Film is a powerful communication tool, and when the right film meets the right audience, amazing things can happen. This post contains 7 films that hold empowering messages for women and girls.

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Girl Power Goes Global

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It’s October 11, 2012, and 160 Kenyan girls are taking concrete action to mark the first UN-designated International Day of the Girl Child. Having assembled in the town of Meru, they begin to march towards the courthouse. The local cops, taken aback by the sight, scramble to close the gates, but the girls stand their

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Watch 10 Films About Love on NFB.ca

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Ahhh love is in the air! With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, we’ve put together a little playlist all about romance.

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Real vs. ideal: watch 5 illuminating films about beauty standards

Films

No matter what, we all sometimes feel like we don’t quite fit in. Watch these 5 films about contemporary beauty standards and the social pressures to fit into them.

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International Women's Day

International Women’s Day at the NFB

Films

Join us for a cinematic trip through the history of feminist struggle as we celebrate International Women’s Day at the NFB.

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Spring Break | Watch 3 New Animated Shorts for Free

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The nice thing about Spring Break – aside from no school, if you’re a kid, or poolside double-margaritas, if you’re an undergrad – is that it heralds spring, a season many Canadians have been fervently anticipating since last November. It’s almost here! We’re even changing the time this Saturday. I can almost smell the tulips

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Best Films of the Year for Kids and Teens

Education

By Tey Cottingham, Advisor, NFB Education Team Are you curious to know which Canadian books and DVDs the Canadian Children’s Book Centre has selected as the best of the year for kids and teens? Are you also curious about which NFB films, in particular, were deemed by their review jury to be the best of

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U.S. high school students get engaged with NFB films

Education

On October 6, 2011, I had the great opportunity to deliver a customized NFB Media Literacy workshop at the John F.  Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. Entitled “Film: Decoding the Message – A Film Screening and Discussion,” the workshop was offered to a group of middle and high school students, and

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