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Inside the Disturbed and Disturbing Collage Films of Avant-Garde Genius Arthur Lipsett


Step into the mind and works of Arthur Lipsett, a groundbreaking NFB filmmaker who articulated his unique vision through collage films and inspired both George Lucas and Stanley Kubrick.


May the Force NFB With You


One might think that there is very little to tie one of the most successful commercial film franchises in the history of movies to the — usually — more art-house fare that defines the NFB. One couldn’t be more wrong. From his film studies at University of Southern California to the creation of THX-1138 and the

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Free stream of The Wind at My Door, Oct. 10-12; plus 4 related mental health films


Check out a brand new feature doc on bipolar disorder, The Wind at My Door, streaming free on, Oct. 10-12. Plus, 4 more riveting docs on mental health issues—from schizophrenia to bipolar disorder—accompany this film. Get informed and inspired!

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How Avant-Garde NFB Filmmaker Arthur Lipsett Influenced Kubrick and Lucas


*The following is a translation. Read the French original here. Behind every work lies at least one source of inspiration – art that comes from a specific time and place, evoking an era or a style. Sometimes artists are influenced by artistic movements, by particular techniques, or by the work of other artists. Writer Jean


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