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Get thee to a library! Discover this season’s selection of free public library film screenings in the NFB Film Club.
Feb. 14-16: catch a free, web-only stream of this acclaimed doc on education advocacy for First Nations kids.
Pop the champagne! We’ve gotten 23 nominations at the Canadian Screen Awards. Watch some of our nominated films here.
This month, NFB.ca is inviting you to Speak Up! Discover our special programming celebrating the power of the public voice.
Last Friday, we launched Alanis Obomsawin’s latest film, The People of the Kattawapiskak River, as a way to provide background and context for what’s taking place in the news and across the country with the Idle No More movement. In the film, Attawapiskat’s residents opened up to Alanis and talked about their first hand experiences more »
Delve into the world of Attawapiskat’s residents with Alanis Obomsawin’s latest documentary, The People of the Kattawapiskak River.
This post was written by Aisling Chin-Yee and it also appears on the Work For All website. Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance by Alanis Obomsawin, National Film Board of Canada Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance by acclaimed filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin is about what came to be known as the “Oka Crisis” in the early 90s more »
Filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin issues this week’s Canada CODE Challenge.
In honour of Alanis Obomsawin’s Outstanding Achievement Award Retrospective at the 2009 Hot Docs festival tonight, we’re giving away two box sets of her seminal work on the Oka Crisis in Quebec. Alanis Obomsawin – The Collection: 270 Years of Resistance includes 3 DVDs with 4 digitally-remastered films made between 1993 and 2000: Kanehsatake: 270 more »