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HA’Aki and the Golden Nica

The Craft

Iriz Pääbo and HA’Aki win a Golden Nica from Ars Electronica in Linz, Austria.

Runaway wins audience prize at International Critics’ Week in Cannes


Cordell Barker’s animated short, Runaway, won the Petit Rail d’Or for Best Short Film at the International Critics’ Week in Cannes. The award is presented each year by a group of cinephile railwaymen in attendance at the festival and is a testament to audience appreciation. The film played to full houses. Runaway is the latest more »

3 NFB films nominated for the Banff World Television Awards


Three NFB films have been nominated for the Banff World Television Awards, which take place at the Banff World Television Festival from June 7-10. The three titles are: Roadsworth: Crossing the Line (Arts & Performing Documentaries), about a Montreal stencil artist’s campaign to make his mark on the city streets. Paris 1919 (History & Biography more »

The NFB garners 6 nominations for the 2009 Genie Awards


This year, five NFB productions are up for a total of six awards at the 2009 Genies. Theodore Ushev’s Drux Flux and Claude Cloutier’s Sleeping Betty are both up for Best Animated Short, while Yung Chang’s Up the Yangtze and Jean-Claude Labrecque’s Infiniment Québec compete for Best Documentary. Heaven on Earth, Deepa Mehta’s latest feature, more »

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