Get Animated! kicks off Oct. 28 with free screenings and animation workshops across Canada Next Thursday is International Animation Day and the NFB is marking the occasion with a series of free screenings, master classes and activities – from coast to coast. Get Animated! (October 28 – November 7, 2010) has a little of everything for everyone, from Family Program Screenings to screenings of new releases and animation workshops with renowned animators. All for the great price of free! Find all information and schedules on the Get Animated! website and check the Get Animated! playlist on NFB.ca for a few online exclusives. animation workshops | animations | Canada | free screenings | Get Animated! | International Animation Day | master classes | NFB Comments are closed. Leave it to Canada to simply outclass everyone else. I have a feeling one day I’ll end up living in Vancouver, sexiest city on the planet. Related Posts Engagé! 21 NFB titles at Hot Docs 2018 While distinct from each other in style and subject, the five new features that the NFB is sending to Hot Docs this year share a common ethical approach to documentary... Film Forward: Five to Watch in ’18 Wondering what we've got cooking this year? We're here to satisfy your appetite! Here's a sneak-peek at 5 of our upcoming projects. On the Trail of Canada’s Black Pioneers Growing up in Calgary Cheryl Foggo looked forward to the annual Stampede with excitement, but began wondering why her own ancestors, African-American homesteaders on the Canadian Prairies, were absent from Alberta’s foundation myth. With John Ware Reclaimed, she’s shining a light on the underwritten history of Alberta’s Black pioneers and the remarkable life of John Ware. Media Literacy: The Critical Path to a Connected World Educator Carol Arcus’s blog post draws on films from NFB Education’s collection to explore the theme of this year’s Media Literacy Week: “Inclusion in a Connected World.” The learning activities suggested here can help students think critically about media and teach them how to build compassionate global communities.