Canadian and world cinema has lost a true giant, with the death yesterday of film pioneer and former NFB colleague Roman Kroitor.
Born on December 12, 1926, in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, Kroitor made enormous contributions to filmmaking during his tenure at the NFB in the 1950s...
This is the first of a 4-part series documenting the NFB's involvement with World Fairs, from Montreal to Shanghai. It was written by Marc St-Pierre, our French Collection analyst. - CW
“Expo Year” (Montreal, 1967)
Many Montrealers fondly recall the 1967 World’s Fair, held to celebrate...