Posts Tagged ‘World Fairs’

The NFB and World Fairs, pt. 4: Seville and Expo 92

Films

Momentum by Tony Ianzelo& by Colin Low, National Film Board of Canada This is the last of a 4-part series documenting the NFB’s involvement with World Fairs, from Montreal to Shanghai. It was written by Marc St-Pierre, our French Collection analyst. – CW Seville, 1992 The Universal Exposition of Seville was held from April 20 more »

The NFB and World Fairs, pt. 3: Vancouver and Expo 86

Films

This is the third of a 4-part series documenting the NFB’s involvement with World Fairs, from Montreal to Shanghai. It was written by Marc St-Pierre, our French Collection analyst. – CW Vancouver, 1986 Canada again hosted a World’s Fair in 1986. It was organized by the city of Vancouver, and took place from May 2 more »

The NFB and World Fairs, pt. 2: Osaka and Expo 70

Films

The City (Osaka) by Kaj Pindal, National Film Board of Canada This is the second of a 4-part series documenting the NFB’s involvement with World Fairs, from Montreal to Shanghai. It was written by Marc St-Pierre, our French Collection analyst. – CW The Osaka World’s Fair, the first ever presented in Asia, opened its doors more »

The NFB and World Fairs, pt. 1: Montreal and Expo 67

Films

In the Labyrinth by Roman Kroitor by Colin Low& by Hugh O'Connor, National Film Board of Canada This is the first of a 4-part series documenting the NFB’s involvement with World Fairs, from Montreal to Shanghai. It was written by Marc St-Pierre, our French Collection analyst. – CW “Expo Year” (Montreal, 1967) Many Montrealers fondly more »