Tags » NFB

Daniel Garber talks with Angry Inuk director Alathea Arnaquq-Baril at Hot Docs


Hi, this is Daniel Garber at the Movies for culturalmining.com and CIUT 89.5 FM.

We’ve all seen the photos: a white-furred harp seal pup looking up at the camera with tears in its eyes, almost saying  142 more words

Cultural Mining

Drill 6

Robert Graves encountered the Canadian”rough-and-readiness”:

I used to have big bunches of Canadians to drill four or five hundred at a time. Spokesmen came forward once and asked what sense there was in sloping and ordering arms and fixing and unfixing bayonets. 126 more words

Military Experience

Drill 3: Mastery

However difficult drill might have been, they mastered it.

In 1915 Sir Sam Hughes, Minister of Militia, reviewed troops in Toronto, and the film cameras were there. 197 more words

Military Experience

Where Can Canadians Watch CanCon?

This week: Where can Canadians watch CanCon? Video rental stores have almost disappeared, and more of us are watching TV online, where nobody’s required to stock up on Canadian content. 80 more words


BLIND INC is the Ivy League for all training centers for the blind.

BLIND INC is the Ivy League for all training centers for the blind.

By: Casandra Xavier

Feb, 28, 2016

It’s a rewarding feeling when you’ve completed your training program at a training center ran by the National Federation of the Blind. 1,198 more words


Who the F... is Colin Low?

by Sandro Forte for Cinetalk.net

Highly influential Canadian experimental and documentary Filmmaker  Colin Low died Yesterday in Montreal at age 89.

Who’s Colin Low?  Well… 99 more words


Three Visual Music Videos

I’ve spent a lot of time this winter listening to more classical music then usual (shout out CBC Radio 2’s Tempo & Shift) and thinking about pure abstraction. 108 more words