Terence Macartney-Filgate was one of the earliest proponents of direct cinema at the NFB. Here are 5 examples of some of the finest work he produced.
Posts Tagged “documentary”
Looking for great, free docs? We've put together a watch list of 5 feature-length documentaries released online over the past year.
Documentarian Courtney Montour seeks material on Mary Two-Axe Earley and her historic fight on behalf of Indigenous women.
Samara Grace Chadwick's first documentary, 1999, is an ambitious, intimate, and nuanced look at a community that is still shaken by the wave of suicides that swept through a high school in the late 1990s.
Discover 5 NFB films about real-life superheroes who may not have fought evil extraterrestrials or wrathful gods, but have made it their mission to serve the innocent or the less fortunate and push boundaries in their own, valiant way.
As the Crow Flies provides a rare insider’s glimpse into the Royal Canadian Air Cadets’ intensive seven-week flight training camp. Filmmaker Tess Girard sat down with one of the female subjects to discuss life before, during and after the film.
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.
What's better than 5 NFB docs? 5 NFB docs that you can download for just $0.99 each!
Take a cinematic trip to the gorgeous continent of Africa through 9 NFB docs!