Posts Tagged ‘Olympics’

The Sword of the Lord

Olympic Fever: watch 9 films about winter sports


Delve into the NFB’s rich collection of winter sports films as you cheer on our athletes striving for Olympic gold.


Inspire your class with the Harry Jerome Virtual Classroom


Imagine, a professional athlete in your classroom! What connects Canadian track hero  Harry Jerome and professional football player Brian Nugent? Well, courage, passion and dedication are just a few of the traits these accomplished athletes share. And while Brian never knew Harry personally, he can definitely relate to his life and challenges. Meet both of more »

Filmmaker Bonnie Sher Klein asks, “What’s your greatest talent?”

This week’s Canada CODE challenge is issued by filmmaker Bonnie Sherr Klein.

Charles Officer issues the Canada CODE Challenge


Filmmaker Charles Officer issues this week’s Canada CODE Challenge.

Filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin issues the Canada CODE Challenge


Filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin issues this week’s Canada CODE Challenge.

Exploring the CODE


The NFB is one of the partners of Canada CODE, this grassroots digital collection of thoughts and photographs by Canadians about their daily lives and experiences. Since I work for the NFB, I thought I should check it out. The site was conceived for the 2010 Olympics and is intended to present a portrait of more »