It’s International Women’s Day and we’ve been gearing up all week for the occasion. Over the past five days we’ve featured five films that put women’s issues front and centre, from abortion to menopause.
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This week, we celebrate International Women's Day with some of our marketing managers' favourite female-centric NFB films. Enjoy.
Following our announcement about achieving gender parity by 2020 in key creative positions, we're proud to announce our results after just one year.
Good news! The NFB aims to achieve gender parity by 2020 in key creative positions for animated, documentary and interactive works.
With the current conversations surrounding the abysmal under-representation of female directors in Hollywood we’ve decided to highlight the fantastic history and confidence the NFB has, and continues to have, with female directors.
Join us for a cinematic trip through the history of feminist struggle as we celebrate International Women's Day at the NFB.
The following is a guest post from Ravida Din, Director General of English Program. Prior to holding her current position, Ravida worked as both a producer and executive producer at...
During the early 1940s, women occupied a marginal—if not non-existent—role in production at the National Film Board of Canada. At the time, the NFB was primarily engaged in producing propaganda...
NFB animation producer Julie Roy looks at how women have fared in the animation world, both here at the NFB and in the industry at large.
In honour of International Women’s Day on March 8, we’re pleased to present a week-long lineup of NFB films by and about women. One of the things that makes me...