Folklore and Mythology | Curator’s Perspective

I have always been fascinated with Greek mythology. I’m especially fascinated by the movie versions of these incredible tales (Clash of the Titans is a personal favourite). While most Greek mythology has come down in the form of epic poems, it was motion pictures that brought to life these fantastic stories filled with deities, heroes and mythological creatures.   For International Animation Day, I thought I’d try […]

Mini-Lesson for Flawed

Mini-Lesson for Flawed Theme: Self-esteem and healthy self-image Ages: 12+ oe Keywords/Topics: Body image, self-image, self-esteem, flaws, self-reflection, confidence, identity, character, media. Guiding Question: What does it mean to have a healthy self-image, and why is it important? How can we develop our self-esteem? Summary: […]

NFB Staff Picks 2019

Every year, our team takes part in a little activity we’ve all become really fond of: our end-of-the-year staff picks. The rules are simple: the title has to have been added to in 2019 and be available for free viewing. We have hundreds of […]