Posts Tagged ‘The National Film Board of Canada’

Sixties Scoop: The Restorative Power of Documentary


A collaboration between Saskatoon journalist Betty Ann Adam and director Tasha Hubbard, both Scoop survivors, Birth of a Family chronicles an extraordinary gathering in Banff, where Betty Ann and her three siblings come together for the first time as a family unit.


Teaching Canadian identity, nationhood, and media literacy with Shameless Propaganda


Discover the NFB’s WWII-era propaganda effort, and get ideas for teaching about Canadian identity and nationhood to secondary students.


A rich history


In honour of our 70th anniversary this year, we’ve put up a new Web site that celebrates and highlights the NFB and its work over the past seven decades. The site,, is well worth checking out. There’s tons of interesting information, some fantastic images and a great overview of our activities and mandates over