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Abegweit
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directed by Serge Morin; produced by Pierre Bernier and Diane Poitras, National Film Board of Canada (National Film Board of Canada, 1998), 1 hour 12 mins
This documentary provides an in-depth look into the design and construction of the Confederation Bridge, an important link between Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick. Though the bridge was originally opposed by environmentalists and fishermen, the structure has increased access to Prince Edward Island as a to...
directed by Serge Morin; produced by Pierre Bernier and Diane Poitras, National Film Board of Canada (National Film Board of Canada, 1998), 1 hour 12 mins
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Blood Manifesto
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(National Film Board of Canada, 2014), 2 mins
A disturbing personal meditation on the shedding blood for one's ideals.
(National Film Board of Canada, 2014), 2 mins
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I Can Make Art, I Can Make Art ... Like Andrew Qappik
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directed by Jane Churchill, fl. 1990-2005; produced by Tamara Lynch, fl. 1989-2010, in I Can Make Art (Ottawa, ON: National Film Board of Canada, 2005), 11 mins
Andrew Qappik, a world-renowned Inuit printmaker from Pangnirtung, Nunavut. Originally inspired by images in the comic books he read as a child, Andrew now finds his subjects in the stories, traditions and day-to-day events of his world. In this documentary, he captivates his student audience by creating a soapsto...
directed by Jane Churchill, fl. 1990-2005; produced by Tamara Lynch, fl. 1989-2010, in I Can Make Art (Ottawa, ON: National Film Board of Canada, 2005), 11 mins
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I Can Make Art, I Can Make Art ... Like Ron Noganosh
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directed by Jane Churchill, fl. 1990-2005; produced by Tamara Lynch, fl. 1989-2010, in I Can Make Art (Ottawa, ON: National Film Board of Canada, 2005), 16 mins
This short film introduces kids to sculptor Ron Noganosh, who transforms items like rusted hubcaps and computer parts into art. Inspired by Ron's found-object sculptures, a group of primary school students discover how to turn 'junk' into art.
directed by Jane Churchill, fl. 1990-2005; produced by Tamara Lynch, fl. 1989-2010, in I Can Make Art (Ottawa, ON: National Film Board of Canada, 2005), 16 mins
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Clockmakers, The
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(National Film Board of Canada, 2013), 4 mins
An experimental animated trip into a mysterious clockwork world.
(National Film Board of Canada, 2013), 4 mins
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Divine Fate
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(National Film Board of Canada, 1993), 11 mins

A mythical universe's existence is threatened by the arrival of unthinking and uncaring visitors.

(National Film Board of Canada, 1993), 11 mins
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The Future Is Now!
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(National Film Board of Canada, 2010), 1 hour 32 mins

In this entertaining film a journalist (Liane Balaban) meets "The Man of Today" (Paul Ahmarani) who, while a responsible citizen, is disengaged from greater society. He believes once he's dead nothing more matters! As an experiment to see if she can turn his pessimistic view around, the journalist sends him on a j...

(National Film Board of Canada, 2010), 1 hour 32 mins
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A Is for Architecture
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(National Film Board of Canada, 1959), 30 mins

A panorama of ancient cities, palaces and temples whose splendor has awed mankind. The film moves from one tradition to another, illustrating how each reflects the sentiments and values of its time, from the massive temples of the pharaohs to the soaring skyscrapers of today

(National Film Board of Canada, 1959), 30 mins
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The Living Stone
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directed by John Feeney; produced by Tom Daly, 1918-2011 (Ottawa, ON: National Film Board of Canada, 1958), 33 mins
This film shows the inspiration, often related to belief in the supernatural, behind Inuit sculpture. The Inuit's approach to the work is to release the image the artist sees imprisoned in the rough stone. The film centers on an old legend about the carving of the image of a sea spirit to bring food to a hungry ca...
directed by John Feeney; produced by Tom Daly, 1918-2011 (Ottawa, ON: National Film Board of Canada, 1958), 33 mins
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Mountain of SGaana, The
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(National Film Board of Canada, 2017), 10 mins
The Mountain of SGaana spins a magical tale of a young man who is stolen away to the spirit world, and the young woman who rescues him. Haida filmmaker Christopher Auchter's dream-like gem brilliantly entwines traditional animation with formal elements of Haida art, which are brought to life by a rich, evocative p...
(National Film Board of Canada, 2017), 10 mins
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