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 a guest post by Jesse Gouchey, one of 6 animators participating in this year’s Hothouse program, the NFB’s 12-week paid apprenticeship for emerging filmmakers.
Where is it saved?
Fine-tuning dopesheets using Geppetto to polypose Sheeps Dreams over the weekend anyone?
SANDDE is the software...
The following is a guest post by Gregory Labute.
After years of being a software developer specializing in tools for animation, I finally get to see first hand what all the fuss is about. I am currently in the thick of Hothouse 6 - writing,...
This is Part 2 of a guest post by Claire Blanchet and Sam Vipond about the making of their film, The Wobble Incident, as part of the Making Music emerging filmmaker program. You can read Part 1 of their post here.
Claire had some experience with...
Making Music is one of the NFB’s training initiatives designed to provide filmmakers with the opportunity to work collaboratively with musicians to produce a 5 minute experimental music film. Previous films that came out of this program can be seen here.