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Armed Forces Programs and Operations - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. The role that the men and women of the Canadian Armed Forces play in the world is explored through this group of short films. Various peacekeeping missions are looked at as well as some training and recruitment videos.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Weapons and Warfare - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. A soldier must learn the proper use of his or her weapons. These films teach and inform about weapons and battle readiness in various branches of the Armed Forces. The possible horror created by using these weapons is explored in the animated film 'My Child,My Land'.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Military Perspectives - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. These films deal with more peaceful events in the history of the armed forces. The operations discussed include security for the 1976 Montreal Olympics, the movement of horses from the Suffield Base, and the military spectacle to commemorate the 1967 centennial celebrations.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Aircraft and Air Operations - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. Royal Canadian Air Force training films dominate this site. Clips and movies deal more specifically with the aircraft and training required for piloting of aircraft.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Officers and Officer Training - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. What makes a good military leader? These films attempt to answer that question and help teach these future leaders what is expected of them. Training and personal interaction for officers are discussed in this collection.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Veterans - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. How do ex-service members adjust to civilian life? What steps does society take to make the adjustment easier? These films show how well and how poorly individual veterans make this leap and how the community works to include them.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Military Alliances and NATO - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. Various aspects of Canada's involvement with NATO are explored in assorted films.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

War effort - Women

Type: DocumentAnimationFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. The role of women in war-time Canada is explored. In times of war women stepped up to fill positions in factories that were previously a masculine domain. These films show how the goals and options of Canadian women began to change both on the homefront and in the military.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Nuclear Age and the Cold War - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. The evolution of nuclear fear in Canada is documented in this collection. Beginning with rumours of communist spies, continuing with fear of nuclear attack, and finally today with testing of nuclear weapons in our northern provinces by the United States.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Research - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. The Defence and Civil Institute of Environmental Medicine and its' work for the Armed Forces is looked at. Also the scientific information gained from the Arctic expedition called Exercise Musk-Ox is discussed.

Site: National Film Board of Canada