Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life is an animated short based on the book by renowned children's author, Maurice Sendak. The film, directed by Chris Lavis and Maciek Szczerbowski (Madame Tutli Putli), appears as a bonus feature on the Where...
This guest post was written by Claire Blanchet, director and animator of the latest Work For All film, The Interview.
I loved Jean-Hervé Désiré's concept for the film, rooted in the discrepancy between what's being thought and what's being said. I wanted to illustrate this...
The following is a guest post by Tanya Koivusalo.
The NFB Mediatheque in Toronto is thrilled to present two special events this March Break as part of the launch of the animated documentary Tying Your Own Shoes (TYOS), about four adult artists with Down...
Last year during our cross-Canada Get Animated! tour, we had several well-known animators give master classes in different cities. Cordell Barker was one of them.
In our infinite wisdom, we filmed Cordell's class and... voila! Here for your viewing pleasure are Parts 1 and 2...
Everybody loves a good "how to" film. We're a culture obsessed with how things are done. And when you combine our inquisitive nature with a generally short attention span, nothing fits the bill better than a 5 minute film that explains the ins and...
When I'm not blogging, my other job is to write content for the NFB.ca website. There are the usual movie descriptions, news items and suggested viewings, but on top of that, I also need to do some online gardening.
At the moment, I'm revising the...