Posts Tagged ‘sports’

Vintage Sports Docs for the Armchair Athlete

Films

Enjoy several amazing vintage NFB sports documentaries from lacrosse to soccer to cycling from the 1950s to the 1980s. There’s a film for everyone.

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Watch 3 Films on Sports for the 2015 Pan Am Games

Films

The 2015 Pan Am Games begin this week in Toronto. To mark the event, we’re featuring a playlist that includes Baseball Girls, Singlehanders and 60 Cycles.

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Niigaanibatowaad: FrontRunners, carrying the torch

Education

The coming Pan Am Games provide an excellent opportunity to examine with your students the injustice experienced by 10 Indigenous frontrunners in 1967.

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Curling Fever | Watch Gone Curling on NFB.ca

Films

Sweep! Sweep! Sweep! Travel to Eston, Saskatchewan, with this vintage comedy short that zooms in on a unique and truly Canadian sport: curling.

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Winter sports films

What’s the trick to capturing thrills on camera? Watch 4 films on winter sports!

Films

Skiing! Hockey! Curling! How do the cameras capture such hectic motion? Watch 4 films on winter sports, and find out how the pros put it together on camera.

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