TITLE

Preserving Canada's Cultural Heritage: The National Film Board

AUTHOR(S)
McCormick, Paul
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Feliciter;2008, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the series of articles that explores significant parts of the infrastructure that Canada has in place to ensure long-term access and preservation of its cultural heritage. It stated that the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is a critical part of the infrastructure. Its mandate is to initiate and promote the production and distribution of films in the national interest. Moreover, the NFB has released over 13,000 documentary, animation, and feature film titles.
ACCESSION #
29974755

 

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