More popular than ever but notoriously hard to finance, the creative feature documentary is flourishing at the National Film Board.
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This week on NFB.ca we explored mental illness through four documentary films. Per the CMHA, 50% of the population will have had a mental illness by age 40.
Watch 3 short films that will move, inspire, and transform you. And you won't see them anywhere else.
Looking for great, free docs? We've put together a watch list of 5 feature-length documentaries released online over the past year.
“Stories are wondrous things. And they are dangerous,” says Thomas King. King knows a thing or two about storytelling and its cultural clout. Born to a Cherokee father and Greek/German...
Every nation has its roster of larger-than-life figures, and Canada is no exception. We’ve got titans of industry, doctors on the cutting edge, world-class musicians, literary icons, and more.
Discover The Next Big Thing series, a collection of short docs that follow 6 comedians as they try to break into the big time by winning a slot in Montreal’s Just for Laughs comedy festival.
This winter, the NFB Film Club is offering you a rich selection of both short and feature-length films, including several newly released docs.
To celebrate World Teachers’ Day, we’ve put together 5 films on teachers, the important job they do, and how they impact our lives.
Do you want a peek behind the curtain at what the world of crime and punishment is really like? Our collection is home to many documentaries that capture the lives of criminals and law enforcement through the ages.
Take a cinematic trip to the gorgeous continent of Asia through 10 NFB docs!
Transport yourself to the Canadian Rockies with 5 films that capture the history and natural splendour that defines the area.