Posts Tagged ‘summer’

Song of the Paddle

The sights of the season: 14 sun-soaked summer photos

Films

Swimming, tanning, sailing… take a tour through the NFB archives and discover a selection of sun-soaked summer photos—just in time for everyone’s favourite season.

Cordell Barker

How I Spent My Summer… Working

Films

I always seem to be working long hours during the summer months while everyone else seems to be living a life and embracing the heat. At least, that’s how I read it. It must be an immutable law of self-employment. This summer, I’m working on animation as usual, but this time on a very different more »

Land of the Long Day

Under the Midnight Sun: Watch 3 Films About Inuit Summer Life

Films

The Canadian Arctic is not a place most of us know too well. What’s up there, really? We imagine vast white expanses, ice floes bobbing around, the odd snowmobile or polar bear. What rarely occurs to us, however, is that once a year, in the summer months, the Arctic gets summer. The ice melts, the more »

Big Drive

Top 7 Sizzling Summer Films for Youth

Education

To celebrate the arrival of summer, we’ve put together a list of 7 summer films that are guaranteed to educate and entertain young viewers as they try to keep cool during the summer heat. Perfect for the summer classroom, the poolside laptop or while chilling in the comfort of an air conditioned living room, these more »

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5 Films to Help You Make Art This Summer

Education

NFB Education can help your kids make art this summer! We’ve compiled a list of 5 fun and creative films to inspire your summer art projects

Summer!

5 NFB Films About Summer

Films

Summer in Canada is a thing as fickle and elusive as it is glorious. Lakes thaw, wild flowers bloom and neon-white feet venture out of doors in sandals sans wool socks. Yay! But time is of the essence. Blink, and you could miss it. Like my friend Wayne in Saskatchewan says, “I really hope summer more »