Posts Tagged ‘Mr. Frog Went A-Courting’

The Best NFB Films of the 1970s

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With 3000+ films that you can stream for free, picking a starting point can be tricky! Enjoy a (subjective) list of the 10 best NFB films from the 1970s!

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National Canadian Film Day: Our Staff Picks

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Check out our staff picks for National Canadian Film Day

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8 Female Directors Who Are Crushing It At the NFB

With the current conversations surrounding the abysmal under-representation of female directors in Hollywood we’ve decided to highlight the fantastic history and confidence the NFB has, and continues to have, with female directors.

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Evelyn Lambart | Watch 6 Stunning Shorts by the First Lady of Canadian Animation

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However counterintuitive, constraints are crucial to creativity. Constraints impose a set starting point. They force us to solve problems and come up with innovative twists. A convincing case in point is the visual splendor of Evelyn Lambart’s animation. Known as the First Lady of Canadian Animation, Lambart (1914-1999) was hearing-impaired from a young age, something she later credited with focusing her

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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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Take a tour of the NFB Kids’ Channel, featuring films for children of all ages

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It’s summer and the kids are underfoot. Did you know that NFB.ca has a Kids’ Channel full of films for children of all ages? Check out the selection here, and get a few recommendations on what to watch.

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Frog Meets Mouse: Evelyn Lambart’s Mr. Frog Went A-Courting

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Check out Evelyn Lambart’s superb paper cutout animation about the unlikely entanglements of a frog and a pointy-snouted mouse.

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