June 25, 2018
One year into the National Film Board of Canada’s three-year Indigenous Action Plan, the NFB reported on progress made to date and outlined key actions for the year ahead. In 2017-18, development/production work occurred on 35 Indigenous-directed projects, representing 10% of overall production spending. By 2020, the NFB is committed to reaching 15% in overall production spending on Indigenous-led projects. See the news release and the Playback and La Presse articles for more information.