Way to Go

NFB, Secret Location win 2016 Webby Awards

The National Film Board of Canada won six awards, while Toronto’s Secret Location picked up two. (NFB’s Way to Go pictured.)


NFB filmmaker named MIT visiting artist

Katerina Cizek will work with the institute’s OpenDocLab to develop the next production in the NFB’s multimedia Highrise project.

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Weekly roundup: Premieres and awards news

This week’s news includes notice that Z Films’ documentary We are Here (pictured) has wrapped, and the DGC’s Quebec Council has new board members.


NFB partners with New York Times’ Op-Docs

The organizations will collaborate on A Short History of the Highrise, a project of four short docs, as part of the NFB’s ongoing Highrise project.


NFB launches new chapter for Highrise project

A new installment in the National Film Board of Canada’s acclaimed webdoc series offers users an innovative interactive experience on NFB.ca and Wired.com.

Out of My Window

NFB online doc wins digital Emmy at MIP-TV

The public filmmaker’s interactive documentary HIGHRISE/Out My Window on Monday won the international Emmy for best digital program: non-fiction category at MIP-TV.

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NFB lands two international awards

Highrise/Out My Window and A Drummer’s Dream have snagged two international awards for the National Film Board of Canada.

You Dont Like the Truth

Khadr doc and NFB 360-degree project claim prizes at IDFA

Two Canadian doc projects have received honors at this year’s International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA).