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The Street

The Street

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521317

This award-winning animation film spares no feelings and minces no words. A poignant...

The Sweater

The Sweater

National Film Board Of Canada NFB533749

An animated version of a short story by Québec author Roch Carrier, set in the rural Québec of...

The Tender Tale of Cinderella Penguin

The Tender Tale of Cinderella Penguin

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522455

A new look at a centuries-old fairy tale! Using a medieval style of illustration to animate the...

The Three Wishes

The Three Wishes

National Film Board Of Canada NFB537053

Based on the traditional folk tale of The Three Wishes, this animated short by Sheldon Cohen is...

The Trout That Stole the Rainbow

The Trout That Stole the Rainbow

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522573

The vibrant images of this beautifully illustrated animation film will captivate all audiences,...

The True Story of Sawney Beane

The True Story of Sawney Beane

National Film Board Of Canada NFB533937

In 16th-century Scotland, young Sawney Beane yearns to itch and scratch and buccaneer. So he bids...

The Twitch

The Twitch

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528791

A tale of intolerance and where it all ends, told in an animated cartoon about a king and his...

The Ungrateful Land: Roch Carrier Remembers Ste-Justine

The Ungrateful Land: Roch Carrier Remembers Ste-Justine

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528323

Here is the village of Ste-Justine as one gifted man, novelist and playwright Roch Carrier,...

The World of Darkness - A Yugoslavian Fable

The World of Darkness - A Yugoslavian Fable

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523134

An adventurous journey to the edge of the world results in bitter disappointment for a mighty king...

Ti-Jean Goes Lumbering

Ti-Jean Goes Lumbering

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526257

A French Canadian folk tale. Ten-year-old Ti-Jean's feats dwarf those of even the strongest...

Ti-Jean Goes West

Ti-Jean Goes West

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527858

The Canadian Prairies, seen through the eyes of a ten-year-old boy. Ti-Jean reaches the Golden West...

Ti-Jean in the Land of Iron

Ti-Jean in the Land of Iron

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522786

No challenge, no obstacle is too great for ten-year-old Ti-Jean. As in his other exploits, he...

To Set Our House in Order

To Set Our House in Order

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520318

In coming to grips with previously well-concealed information about the death of her uncle in World...

Top Priority

Top Priority

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522604

Set in an unspecified Third World country, this animated film, based on a short story by Enver...

Totem Talk

Totem Talk

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527591

Traditional Northwestern Native spiritual images combine with cutting-edge computer animation in...

Trawna Tuh Belvul

Trawna Tuh Belvul

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527798

This short film is an expressive interpretation of Earle Birney's poem 'Trawna Tuh Belvul' by...

Tudor King

Tudor King

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528375

Based on a short story by Canadian author Rudy Weibe, this film tells the story of a man who...

Two Episodes from the Life of Hubert Aquin

Two Episodes from the Life of Hubert Aquin

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525003

On March 15, 1977, Hubert Aquin ended his life in the gardens of Villa Maria, Montréal. He had...

View from the Typewriter

View from the Typewriter

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528436

Through selections from the works of ten of Canada's finest writers, the nation's cultures, peoples...

Village of Idiots

Village of Idiots

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528801

Weary of daily life in his native village of Chelm, Shmendrik sets out on a quest for knowledge...

Volcano: An Inquiry into the Life and Death of Malcolm Lowry

Volcano: An Inquiry into the Life and Death of Malcolm Lowry

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521798

Author of one of the major novels of the century, Under the Volcano, Malcolm Lowry fought a winning...

Wendy Lill: Playwright in Parliament

Wendy Lill: Playwright in Parliament

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526190

Theatre reviewers have said of Wendy Lill that she "plunges deeply into the mysteries of the human...

Winter Prophecies: The Poetry of Ralph Gustafson

Winter Prophecies: The Poetry of Ralph Gustafson

National Film Board Of Canada NFB519863

A warm portrait of one of Canada's best poets, Winter Prophecies features exquisite views of the...

Wood Mountain Poems

Wood Mountain Poems

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520082

Wood Mountain is the home of western Canadian poet Andrew Suknaski. In this film, he talks about...

Writing the Land

Writing the Land

National Film Board Of Canada NFB542448

The Musqueam people have lived for thousands of years in and around what is now the city of...

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