Posts Tagged ‘new media’

Screen grab from the War of 1812 graphic novel interactive application

Teach the War of 1812 with Our Free Tablet App


This is a guest post written by Anne Koizumi, Education Specialist and Workshop Facilitators at the National Film Board of Canada in Montreal, QC. Only a month ago I was in Niagara-on-the-Lake with my colleague, Claudia Sicondolfo, for the Ontario History and Social Sciences Teachers’ Association Conference “History and Identity: Marking 200 Years of the


imagineNATIVE 2011: Call for Submissions


imagineNATIVE is an “international Festival that celebrates the latest works by Indigenous peoples at the forefront of innovation in film, video, radio and new media”. This year marks its 12th edition. From October 19-23, 2011 in Toronto, Canada, the Festival will present a selection of distinctive Indigenous works from Canada and around the globe –


10 things to keep in mind for producing cross-platform media


[Invalid Link] Last week we launched the interactive section of A few of our projects, including Out My Window, have been getting a lot of good press and are generating some buzz. Rob McLaughlin, head of our interactive team, has been speaking at conferences and festivals around the world about our new media


2 ways for emerging filmmakers to access NFB financing

The NFB is currently offering financing to producers of new media projects under two banners: the NFB New Media Pitch and the NFB-TVO Calling Card Program. The NFB New Media Pitch is looking for interactive documentaries that “harness the power of story, capitalize on multiple platforms and demonstrate the creative and democratic nature of digital