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A Canadian Slavery Story (Canadiana Series - Season 1)

A Canadian Slavery Story (Canadiana Series - Season 1)

Unlikely Pear Productions UPP004

On April 10, 1734, Montreal was on fire. The city was devastated and the cause was deemed to be...

A Catalyst for Development, K.T.T.C

A Catalyst for Development, K.T.T.C

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522968

Kenya is vitally concerned with education. With the help of the Canadian International Development...

A Message from African Healers

A Message from African Healers

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523305

Traditional healers play a crucial role in providing health care in rural areas of many developing...

A Place Out of Time: The Bordentown School

A Place Out of Time: The Bordentown School

PBS Video 041270

The little-known story of the last all black, publicly funded, co-educational boarding school North...

A Ripple of Hope

A Ripple of Hope

PBS Video 041206

On April 4, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was shot and mortally wounded. American cities were...

A Safety Net

A Safety Net

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527232

Professor Edward Ayensu, a leading Ghanaian plant biologist and a member of several international...

A Score for Women's Voices

A Score for Women's Voices

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520767

Between March and October 2000, millions of people around the world took to the streets to denounce...

A Trumpet for the Combo

A Trumpet for the Combo

National Film Board Of Canada NFB550624

In a city high school, a jazz combo needs a trumpet player. Randy is the natural choice since he is...

Africa's Great Civilizations

Africa's Great Civilizations

PBS Video 041879

In his six-hour series, Africa's Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a new look at...

African American Lives

African American Lives

PBS Video 040734

An unprecedented four-part series, AFRICAN AMERICAN LIVES uncovers a new level personal discovery...

African American Lives 2

African American Lives 2

PBS Video 041028

The first AFRICAN AMERICAN LIVES revealed the power in discovering one's family history. Now, Henry...

After Ebola: W5

After Ebola: W5

CTV CTV696

Before the U.S. Civil War brutally settled the issue of slavery, more than 1,500 freed and...

AIDS in Africa

AIDS in Africa

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525061

This film presents an uncompromising but compassionate investigation of the subject of AIDS in...

America and the Civil War

America and the Civil War

PBS Video 041574

America and the Civil War – What began as a bitter dispute over states' rights, ended as a...

America Beyond the Color Line with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

America Beyond the Color Line with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

PBS Video 040380

The evolution of African American society has split into two distinct communities, according to...

American Experience: Jesse Owens

American Experience: Jesse Owens

PBS Video 041539

On August 2, 1936, when the 22-year-old son of a sharecropper entered the Olympic Stadium in...

American Experience: Klansville U.S.A.

American Experience: Klansville U.S.A.

PBS Video 041778

Investigate the reasons North Carolina, long seen as the most progressive state in the South,...

American Experience: The Abolitionists

American Experience: The Abolitionists

PBS Video 041636

The abolitionists tore the nation apart in order to create a more perfect union. Men and women,...

American Masters: Althea

American Masters: Althea

PBS Video 041824

Althea Gibson emerged as a most unlikely queen of the highly segregated tennis world of the 1950s...

American Masters: Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

American Masters: Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

PBS Video 041860

Distinctly referred to as "a redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture," icon Maya Angelou...

Black and White in South Africa

Black and White in South Africa

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520362

South Africa, one of the largest members of the Commonwealth, a country with full self-government,...

Black Experiences: Journeys to Canada Series

Black Experiences: Journeys to Canada Series

Past Perfect Productions PPP005

From enslaved people during the eras of New France and British North America, to the community of...

Black History: Role and History of the Black Community in Canada

Black History: Role and History of the Black Community in Canada

CTV CTV591

A panel of Black leaders discuss the role and history of the black community in Canada. The panel...

Black Mother Black Daughter

Black Mother Black Daughter

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528800

Black Mother Black Daughter explores the lives and experiences of black women in Nova Scotia, their...

Black, Bold and Beautiful

Black, Bold and Beautiful

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525844

Afros, braids or corn-rows--hairstyles have always carried a social message, and few issues cause...

Boys, Toys and the Big Blue Marble

Boys, Toys and the Big Blue Marble

National Film Board Of Canada NFB544247

Childhood seems more a nightmare than a playground: 180 million children work throughout the world;...

Bronwen & Yaffa (Moving Towards Tolerance)

Bronwen & Yaffa (Moving Towards Tolerance)

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525804

Against a vibrant soundtrack of punk and rap music, two extraordinary young women from Halifax...

Brother 2 Brother

Brother 2 Brother

National Film Board Of Canada NFB531178

All you have to do in this life is stay Black and die. That's the advice Corey Lucas, a...

Canadiana Series - Season 1

Canadiana Series - Season 1

Unlikely Pear Productions UPP000

Canadiana is a series of short, fun episodes that follows host Adam Bunch as he geeks his way...

Canadiana Series - Season 2

Canadiana Series - Season 2

Unlikely Pear Productions UPP008

Canadiana is a series of short, fun episodes that follows host Adam Bunch as he geeks his way...

Carol's Mirror

Carol's Mirror

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521951

Carol is interested in playing the lead in her school's annual play. The only problem is that the...

Celine Goes to Mali

Celine Goes to Mali

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524604

Celine is a young girl from Quebec who has never ventured outside her quiet suburb. A student...

Champions of the Wild: Black and White Rhinos

Champions of the Wild: Black and White Rhinos

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528430

The black and white rhinoceros are pre-historic, majestic, powerful--and desperately endangered...

Champions of the Wild: Chimpanzees of Uganda

Champions of the Wild: Chimpanzees of Uganda

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525742

In Uganda's Kibale National Park, the trees are dripping with monkeys. The park has one of the...

Champions of the Wild: Gorillas

Champions of the Wild: Gorillas

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527219

Amid the chaos of war-torn Rwanda, anthropologist Pascale Sicotte has risked her life to protect...

Champions of the Wild: Kenyan Wildlife Vet

Champions of the Wild: Kenyan Wildlife Vet

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527337

Dr. Tom deMaar's is a vet, but don't expect to find him treating cats--unless they're the kind that...

Champions of the Wild: Lemurs

Champions of the Wild: Lemurs

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520666

The remarkable ring-tailed lemur has existed for 60 million years. But unless steps are taken now,...

Champions of the Wild: Nazinga Game Reserve

Champions of the Wild: Nazinga Game Reserve

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526055

International development experts laughed when Clark Lungren told them he had a plan to save the...

Cheating Death

Cheating Death

National Film Board Of Canada NFB532471

At 13, Gyasi Ferdinand was an innocent kid from Trinidad, living with his mom in suburban Toronto...

Christopher Changes His Name

Christopher Changes His Name

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527770

Christopher hates his name - it's just too common! When Aunt Gail from Trinidad tells him a story...

Christopher, Please Clean Up Your Room!

Christopher, Please Clean Up Your Room!

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524324

Christopher is a terrific kid. He's cool, he's nice and he's smart. But he has one big problem.....

Chronicle of a Genocide Foretold - Part 1: Blood Was Flowing Like a River

Chronicle of a Genocide Foretold - Part 1: Blood Was Flowing...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB519913

The cornerstone of The Rwanda Series, this volume in three parts recounts a horrifying crime that...

Chronicle of a Genocide Foretold - Part 2: We Were Cowards

Chronicle of a Genocide Foretold - Part 2: We Were Cowards

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528165

The cornerstone of The Rwanda Series, this volume in three parts recounts a horrifying crime that...

Chronicle of a Genocide Foretold - Part 3: We Feel Betrayed

Chronicle of a Genocide Foretold - Part 3: We Feel Betrayed

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525328

The cornerstone of The Rwanda Series, this volume in three parts recounts a horrifying crime that...

Crossroads

Crossroads

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523270

The story of Roy and Judy and the reactions they encounter when they announce their intention to...

Dresden Story

Dresden Story

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525658

This film goes to Dresden, Ontario, to sample local attitudes towards the racial discrimination...

Egalite for All: Toussaint Louverture and the Haitian Revolution

Egalite for All: Toussaint Louverture and the Haitian Revolution

PBS Video 041104

The Haitian Revolution represents the only successful slave revolution in history; it created the...

Encounter at Kwacha House - Halifax

Encounter at Kwacha House - Halifax

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528698

A vociferous discussion between black and white youths at the interracial club in Halifax, touching...

Everybody's Children

Everybody's Children

National Film Board Of Canada NFB546475

They arrive under age and alone, often traumatized and seeking asylum in a country completely alien...

Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Movement DVD 7PK

Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Movement DVD 7PK

PBS Video 040774

Eyes on the Prize tells the definitive story of the Civil Rights era from the point of view of the...

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