The Faith Project has been launched for iPad by the National Film Board of Canada, an interactive app that “offers a unique and intimate look at how seven young Canadians from different backgrounds weave faith into their daily lives.” The app and website offer supplemental content for users, in an interactive and immersive way.
The app was directed by Chris Romeike and written by Shiraz Janjua, in collaboration with the Canadian Race Relations Foundation (CRRF), to offer users “a deeper understanding of the diverse face of religion in Canada today.”
NFB producer Lea Marin said in a statement “Our hope is that The Faith Project will provide an opening for a much needed conversation about identity, tolerance, and acceptance in Canada, and the world around us.”
– WATCH seven immersive portraits of different faith practitioners.
– EXPLORE the meaning and role of spirituality in a contemporary setting.
– READ embedded additional content that delves deeper into religious practices.
– DISCOVER a group of eloquent and dedicated young Canadians sharing their beliefs with the world.
– LEVERAGE educational materials, including study guides and a six-part video discussion series, through the NFB’s subscription-based Campus platform.
Click here to download The Faith Project for iPad by NFB in the App Store. It comes in at a hefty 1.35 GB download.