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2015/09/03 Press release
The NFB at the Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival. Cordell Barker to give a masterclass and attend the Quebec premiere of his latest short film, If I Was God
Two-time Academy Award nominee Cordell Barker will attend the Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival to introduce the Quebec premiere of his new film, If I Was God, produced by the National Film Board of Canada (NFB), and give a masterclass on Saturday, September 26, 2015, at 4:30 p.m. Two other films produced or co-produced by the NFB will also be in competition: Sexy Laundry by Izabela Plucinska (Clay Traces GBR/Fundacja Las Sztuki/NFB) and All the Rage by Alexandra Lemay (NFB). The festival takes place from September 25 to 27.
2015/09/02 Press release
NFB animator Torill Kove receives Norway’s top arts prize
On September 3, Oscar-winning National Film Board of Canada (NFB) animator Torill Kove receives the top cultural prize in her native Norway, as she accepts the Anders Jahre Prize for the Arts at a ceremony in Oslo.
2015/09/02 Press release
NFB brings BC stories and talents to VIFF
The issues, stories and talents of British Columbia take centre stage from September 24 to October 9 as the Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) features nine films from the National Film Board of Canada (NFB), including the first film by Vancouver film writer Katherine Monk and the world premiere of an evocative look at Tofino artist Pete Clarkson’s unique tribute to victims of the 2011 Japanese tsunami.
2015/09/01 Press release
NFB animation celebrated at OIAF with new films, retrospective and exhibition
A world leader in auteur animation, the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) will be showcased at the 2015 Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF) from September 16 and 20 with new films from acclaimed animators Claude Cloutier, Sheldon Cohen and Cordell Barker, four short works by emerging artists from the 10th edition of the NFB’s Hothouse program, and a special retrospective for Michèle Cournoyer.
2015/08/31 Press release
PLANÈTE+ and NFB sign agreement to promote Canadian documentaries
Planète+ and the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) today announced a new agreement that will see Planète+ showcasing the high quality of Canadian documentaries: a wonderful opportunity for viewers to discover or rediscover Oscar winners and other award-winning classics.
2015/08/27 Press release
NFB and Stan Douglas' acclaimed immersive experience CIRCA 1948 comes home
From September 18 to November 13, people in Vancouver’s Lower Mainland will be able to literally step into Vancouver’s past as the interactive virtual reality experience Circa 1948 makes its Canadian premiere as part of Simon Fraser University’s Cultural Programs. People in downtown Vancouver will be able to experience this immersive installation from September 18 to October 16 at SFU Woodward’s as part of Hidden Pasts, Digital Futures: A Festival of Immersive Arts, then it travels to SFU Surrey from October 27 to November 13. These events are presented by SFU in collaboration with the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) and the Vancouver International Film Festival
2015/08/26 Press release
NFB animation and documentary shines at 2015 Atlantic Film Festival
An acclaimed Halifax filmmaker pays tribute to a Maritimes music legend as part of a rich selection of National Film Board of Canada (NFB) documentaries and animation at the 2015 Atlantic Film Festival, taking place September 17–24, 2015.
2015/08/20 Press release
Four Esteemed Filmmakers Selected to Participate in Revamped NFB/CFC Creative Doc Lab
The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) and the Canadian Film Centre (CFC) are pleased to announce that four distinguished filmmakers have been selected to participate in the NFB / CFC Crative Doc Lab : Nisha Pahuja, Josephine Anderson, Noam Gonick, and Pablo Alvarez-Mesa.
2015/08/05 Press release
SEVEN NFB FILMS TO SCREEN AT TIFF 2015.