Ever since yesterday, iTunes lets you send apps to friends as gifts - but since our NFB Films iPhone app is already free, you can "Tell a Friend" about it .
You know those friends that roll their eyes whenever you tell them how incredible this app is? Well,...
Note: This post was taken from our French sister site, ONF.ca, and has been translated into English.
Philippe Baylaucq is back from Tokyo, Japan, where he presented his film A Dream for Kabul at the Canadian Embassy. We asked him to give us his impressions of his trip....
One of the most exciting things happening at SXSW this week is the launch of a new music doc we have coming out about the brilliant Montreal musician and artist, Socalled.
Why is this exciting?
We've launched films at SXSW and other major film festivals before - but this is...
This morning, we're loving this very thorough review of our iPhone app by Max, the enterprising young host of App Store Reviewers. Jump to about 1:50 to see his review, where he calls the app "amazing" and "wicked".
We've completely overhauled our Facebook Fan page. Click here to check it out. Here's what's new:
Brand New FILMS Page
This page has all the same features as NFB.ca - you can watch and comment on the latest new films while you're still in Facebook. The page also allows easier...
Right on the heels of being named the Best Content App of 2009 by the Apple Blog, iTunes has approved version 1.1 of our app.
Download it here.
One of the more exciting updates is that you can now store films to Watch Later on your phone for up...
Version 2.0 of the NFB website is now live. We'd love it if you could have a look at it and send us your feedback.
For the user, the biggest change to the site is that you can now sign in and control your preferences. Once you're registered with...
We made a bunch of free iPhone wallpapers from images from the NFB archives. Here they are...
Note: To download an image on your iPhone, press and hold on the image till the dialogue box appears.
21-87, by Arthur Lipsett
The Sweater by Sheldon Cohen
So here's what the NFB iPhone app can do:
*WATCH hundreds of NFB movies on your iPhone. Most of the films available on NFB.ca are encoded for the iPhone. Soon all of them will be available.
*WATCH LATER - We wanted to make an app that was useful even outside...
We are on Boxee
The National Film Board of Canada now has a Boxee channel. That's over 1000 NFB animated and documentary films, clips and trailers you can watch through the startup internet-TV broadcaster.
What is Boxee?
Boxee is a program that lets you watch internet video on your television. It...