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A Child's Century of War

A Child's Century of War

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At the beginning of the last century, nine out of ten people killed in war were soldiers...

Angry Girls

Angry Girls

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This is a story of teenage girls living in Toronto’s inner core, raised in shelters and housing...

Crimes of Honour

Crimes of Honour

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Throughout the Islamic world, each year hundreds of women are shot, stabbed, strangled or burned to...

Devil's Bargain: A Journey Into the Small Arms Trade

Devil's Bargain: A Journey Into the Small Arms Trade

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Small arms are the real weapons of mass destruction, killing more than half a million people a...

Fire and Water

Fire and Water

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Throughout Fire and Water is the story of Dr. Hussain Shahristani, once Saddam Hussein’s Chief...

Hamas: Behind the Mask

Hamas: Behind the Mask

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This one-hour journalistic exploration by acclaimed documentary filmmaker Shelley Saywell...

In the Name of the Family

In the Name of the Family

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On December 10, 2007, a 16-year-old Toronto schoolgirl, Aqsa, was strangled to...

Kim's Story

Kim's Story

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If there was a photograph that captured the horrific nature of the Vietnam War it was that...

Legacy of Terror: The Bombing of Air India

Legacy of Terror: The Bombing of Air India

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Legacy of Terror is the story of one of the most deadly airline bombings in history: Air India...

Lowdown Tracks

Lowdown Tracks

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Lowdown Tracks is a feature documentary that celebrates the music and stories of those living on...

Martyr Street

Martyr Street

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Martyr Street, Hebron is the only place in the West Bank where Jewish settlers live in the...

No Man's Land: Women Frontline Journalists

No Man's Land: Women Frontline Journalists

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This film travels to the front lines of Sarajevo and Afganistan, and also portrays famous women...

Out of the Fire

Out of the Fire

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Faye Schulman returns to her home town of Lenin; at the time, part of Poland, now in...

Shahira: Nomads of the Sahara

Shahira: Nomads of the Sahara

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This is an inspirational documentary about a young Muslim woman, trained as an anthropologist, who...

Street Nurse

Street Nurse

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Cathy Crowe is a familiar name. For years as one of Toronto’s 50 or so street nurses, she has...

The Nanny Business

The Nanny Business

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The Nanny Business explores the domestic labour market that brings in an estimated 5,000 women to...

The War at Home

The War at Home

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“It’s a hidden war and when they call in the troops it's already too late," these are the...


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