Interactive

Here’s you’ll find all the info you need about the NFB’s extensive and acclaimed interactive content, including interviews with media-makers, behind-the-scenes footage, launches, calls for projects, and reports on the progress and results of our digital stories. Have your say—interact!

Circa 1948

Immersive artistic storyworld Circa 1948 launched at Tribeca

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Take a journey to the past with Stan Douglas’ immersive interactive storyworld, Circa 1948, premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival.

A Short History of the HIghrise

Come on, vote for us—we’re nominated at the Webby Awards!

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The NFB has been nominated for 4 Webby Awards and now it’s up to YOU—our viewers and fans—to help us win by voting for us! Check out all the projects here.

The Devil's Toy Redux

Roll into springtime with The Devil’s Toy Redux

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This’ll get you pumped for spring: 14 filmmakers, 11 films, an interactive experience about skateboarding, youth culture, and urban landscapes. The project is set to launch in late spring 2014, but check out the teaser trailer right here.

Fort McMoney - inside the game

Round 2: Fort McMoney is back and better than ever

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Immerse yourself in Round 2 of the acclaimed interactive documentary game about the world’s largest energy project in Alberta.

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Fort McMoney | Take control of the city and make your vision triumph

Fort McMoney, a new interactive documentary game has finally launched.

A Short history of the Highrise, Highrise, interactive production, interactive documentary

Highrise | Tall Buildings, Short History

Gerry Flahive discusses the latest installment of the Emmy-award winning interactive documentary, Highrise. Directed by Katerina Cizek.

Fort McMoney

Fort McMoney | New Interactive Game to Launch Nov. 25th

Starting November 25, people everywhere can take control of Fort McMurray, Alberta, and decide the fate of the world’s largest energy project when they play Fort McMoney. With over 2 years of research, 60 days of filming and 55 interviews, Fort McMoney is an innovative new documentary game from TOXA and the NFB, in association more »

Fort McMoney

Fort McMoney | Be the First to Play

Introducing Fort McMoney, an upcoming interactive documentary game about the issues facing Fort McMurray, Alberta.

Séances

Guy Maddin Discusses Montreal, Dreams and His New Seances Project

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Winnipeg filmmaker Guy Maddin arrived in Montreal earlier this month to tackle an ambitious feat: the filming of 12 short films in 13 days. The shoot was part of Seances, Maddin’s new and tantalizingly mysterious project. The basic premise of Seances is that most silent filmmakers lost at least one of their films to a more »

Megaphone

Megaphone: Light Up the City with Your Idea

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For the past few years, Montreal has been humming with demonstrations, elections, resignations and commissions. Since the first stirrings of the so-called “Maple Spring,” (Printemps érable) and now that the race for mayor is heating up, people throughout the city are feeling a collective need not only to express their ideas and their indignation, but more »

Faith

NFB/interactive | How Do You Pray?

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* This is a guest post by Shiraz Janjua, Associate Producer I admit it: I struggle with prayer. The month of Ramadan is coming up in the Islamic calendar, which means I’ll be fasting from sunrise to sunset everyday for 30 days. (If you’re counting, that’s no food or drink from 4 a.m. to 9 more »

Seances

Guy Maddin to Shoot 12 Films in 13 Days in Montreal

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After the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris in 2012, Guy Maddin is now setting his sights on the Phi Centre to film and bring to life his Seances, an entirely novel experience that will culminate in the production of an interactive work (NFB) and a feature film coproduced by Phi Films, Buffalo Gal Pictures and more »