Posts Tagged ‘The Sweater’

Nobody Waved Good-bye

The best of the best: must-watch NFB films from our online collection

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Not sure what to watch? Get to know your friendly public film producer with the best films we’ve made over our 75-year history. No lemons here! Only the best of the best.

"Heres Hockey!" and "The Sweater"

Hockey: The Great Canadian Game… As Seen by the NFB

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Game on! Explore a selection of our films on hockey, produced over 75 years, ranging from documentary shorts to animated films.

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NFB Films Now Available on VIA Rail Trains

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The NFB, the CBC, The Historica-Dominion Institute and VIA Rail have come together to provide passengers with free on-board entertainment within the Quebec City – Windsor corridor. The offer includes CBC/Radio-Canada TV shows and programs, Heritage Minutes vignettes and NFB films. Marc Laliberté, President and Chief Executive Officer of VIA Rail Canada said – Over more »

The Sweater

The Lockout Sweater, by This Hour Has 22 Minutes

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We Canadians are a resilient people. We stoically endure winter. We deal with ridiculously short, mosquito-rich summers. But one thing that is starting to exhaust our collective mojo is this endless NHL lockout, which bewilderingly reached Day 88 today. Eighty-eight days! That is so long that even traditional hockey widows, initially thrilled by the lack more »

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The Sweater Gets Symphonic Treatment in Toronto

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Roch Carrier’s The Hockey Sweater, a story about a young Montreal hockey fan who is mistakenly sent the wrong jersey and forced by his mom to wear it, is being interpreted by the Toronto Symphonic Orchestra (TSO) for the very first time this May. The classic tale, which many view as a parable about French-English more »