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Fire, water, earth, air: explore the 4 elements in 5 films

Labyrinth

Technology in cinema: 5 NFB films that changed the game

Films

The NFB has consistently harnessed the powers of the latest and greatest gadgets and techniques. Watch 5 films that made technological history!

Crazywater

Crazywater, a powerful new doc on addiction, streams FREE online Nov. 16th-25th, 2014

Films

Inuvialuit filmmaker Dennis Allen takes a first-person approach to telling the stories of First Nations communities affected by alcoholism and other substance abuse. Watch this powerful, personal, and inspiring film now.

Theoidore Ushev

Theodore Ushev, artist-in-residence, on creation, destruction, McLaren, and working in public

FilmsNews

Experience the talent, provocation, and iconoclasm in award-winning animator Theodore Ushev’s work, as he prepares for a live-work residency in Quebec City.

Mr-Merglers-Gift

Commemorate National Child Day with 5 films about youth around the world

Films

Commemorate Canada’s National Child Day and the UN’s Universal Children’s Day with 5 films on the experiences, voices, and lives of youth around the world.

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Public participation in web docs as seen by 4 creators

Interactive

How do we manage participation in web docs? David Dufresne, Guillaume Braun, Caroline Hayeur and Rachel Knoll deliver their expertise on the subject.

Night Mayor

Behind the scenes of Guy Maddin’s melodramatic short Night Mayor

Films

If you haven’t seen Guy Maddin’s mini-masterpiece Night Mayor, now’s the time. Watch the film and explore the melodrama and modernity at its core.

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Operation Oblivion: Remembering Chinese-Canadian war veterans

Education

Watch Operation Oblivion, a film that commemorates Chinese-Canadian war veterans—and learn about their contributions to building post-war Canada.

Van Doos

Remembrance Day 2014: what to do, where to go, and what to watch

FilmsNews

Mark Remembrance Day with free public screenings, an online free streaming period, and a beautiful commemorative box set. Get all the details on what to do, where to go, and especially what to watch here.

Photo by Hélène Tanguay

Success Isn’t Everything, But It’s A Pretty Sweet Thing

Production

Find out why we’re so pleased by festivals success for Animation Studio films this autumn!

NFB Film Club

The NFB Film Club is back with stellar Winter 2014 programming

FilmsNews

Check out our latest offering of films available for FREE public screening at public libraries across Canada. Watch a few trailers, and decide what you want to see in your community this winter. There’s something for everyone—kids and adults alike!

Halloween animations

Celebrate Halloween and International Animation Day with 8 dark, weird, and wacky films

Films

From vampires to the dark recesses of the subconscious mind, travel to the fantastical and beyond in 8 weird, wacky, and wonderful films that celebrate Halloween and International Animation Day.

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Election o’clock in Toronto: get out there and vote!

FilmsNews

Want to get a cinematic perspective on Toronto ahead of the election? Check out these NFB films—old and new—about the city, its people, and its politicians.