Katerina Cizek


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.


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.

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).

Out of My Window

National Film Board builds Highrise

Out My Window, coming to the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam this week, is a 360-degree interactive documentary from director Katerina Cizek. It’s also the first installment of the NFB’s Highrise project – a multimedia, multi-year initiative that will give viewers a glimpse behind the concrete facades of high-rise apartments around the world.