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10/01/2015 - 11:33
As part of MUTEK_IMG, the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) Digital Studio and the Quartier des Spectacles Partnership have announced that they are joining forces to launch a call for ideas for an interactive artwork designed for public spaces. The winning project will be on display in Montreal's Quartier des Spectacles in the summer of 2017.
09/30/2015 - 14:27
Five National Film Board of Canada (NFB) interactive projects, including two co-productions, will be part of the programming lineup for I LOVE TRANSMEDIA, the digital culture festival that starts tomorrow at the Gaîté lyrique arts centre in Paris. HIGHRISE, Bear 71, A Journal of Insomnia, Interactive Haiku, and Way to Go will be shown in a retrospective exhibition of 12 interactive works entitled 2005‒2015: 10 Years of Web Creation, one of the festival's events. The fourth edition will also include a presentation of student projects and industry panels and conferences. I LOVE TRANSMEDIA runs from October 1–4, 2015.
09/30/2015 - 12:55
The NFB will be at MIPCOM (October 5‒8), the world's entertainment content market, with a strong fall lineup that includes acclaimed releases, just launched at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), as well as a slate of just-signed deals.

National News

12/18/2013 - 11:43
The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans and Member of Parliament for Egmont, on behalf of the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Status of Women, will make an important announcement to help women pursue careers in the Information Technology sector.
12/18/2013 - 11:35
Acting on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, Jacques Gourde, Member of Parliament for Lotbinière¿Chutes-de-la-Chaudière, today announced that Complexe de soccer Honco de Lévis has been granted financial assistance for the improvement of its facilities.
12/18/2013 - 11:18
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today set the foundation to modernize Northwestel's network over the next four years. Northwestel's investments in its network will result in better telecommunications services for northern Canadians, including improved broadband Internet services and the provision of fourth-generation mobile wireless services.
12/18/2013 - 10:51
By cutting immigration backlogs and wait times, the Government is bringing families together more quickly, Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander announced today.
12/18/2013 - 10:35
The introduction of mobile payments (m-payments) into the Canadian marketplace brings both convenience and potential risks for Canadian consumers, according to a research study published today by the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada(FCAC).
12/18/2013 - 10:00
The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), today announced that seniors in various British Columbia regions will benefit from projects that raise awareness about elder abuse, funded through the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP).
12/18/2013 - 09:53
Le ministre du Commerce international, l'honorable Ed Fast, a salué aujourd'hui l'arrivée de deux aéronefs Hercules C-130K aux installations de Cascade Aerospace, à Abbotsford, en Colombie-Britannique. Dans le cadre d'un marché négocié entre le Secrétariat de la Défense nationale du Mexique et la Corporation commerciale canadienne, Cascade Aerospace modernisera, entretiendra, réparera et révisera les deux avions.
12/18/2013 - 09:40
Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz today announced the reappointment of Donald Buckingham as Chairperson of the Canada Agricultural Review Tribunal (CART).
12/18/2013 - 09:28
Did you know? The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) regulates more than 86,000 registered charities in Canada.
12/18/2013 - 08:25
The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today attended a roundtable meeting at the Cedars at Cobble Hill Addiction Treatment Centre on Vancouver Island to discuss treatment and recovery.
12/18/2013 - 08:15
The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, and the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today highlighted an important new tool from the Canadian Centre for Child Protection to help locate missing and lost children.
12/18/2013 - 08:10
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced the following appointment:
12/18/2013 - 07:55
Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members deployed on Operation Renaissance to assist with the hurricane relief effort in the Philippines will begin returning home this Thursday. Media are invited to the arrival of the first return flight into 8 Wing / Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Trenton.
12/18/2013 - 07:53
Industry Minister James Moore today announced that the Government of Canada will take legislative action on domestic roaming rates to better protect consumer interests in Canada's telecommunications market. Today's announcement is delivering on the Government's Speech from the Throne commitment to reduce roaming rates on domestic networks in Canada.
12/18/2013 - 06:50
Environment Canada's Top 10 Weather Stories for 2013 will be released on December 19. This list highlights the extraordinary weather that occurred across Canada during 2013.
12/17/2013 - 20:58
"Canada completely rejects and condemns the appalling remarks made by Richard Falk, United Nations Special Rapporteur for the Palestinian territories, in which he accused Israel of 'genocidal' intentions.

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