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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...

Change and Action: Racism in Canada

Change and Action: Racism in Canada

CTV Public CTV833

From Bell Media Studios, the special, hosted by Tyrone Edwards, Marci Ien, Lainey Lui, and...

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...

Cool Black North

Cool Black North

Second Time Around Productions Inc. STAP00

Cool Black North explores the unique and vibrant Canadian Black Community and its role in our...

Coretta Scott

Coretta Scott

Weston Woods WW2606

Based on the book by Ntozake Shange, illustrated by Kadir Nelson (HarperCollins) - This...

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...

Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington

Weston Woods WW393

by Andrea Davis Pinkney Duke Ellington was hailed as the “King of the Keys.” Most people...

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...

Ella Fitzgerald - The Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa

Ella Fitzgerald - The Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa

Weston Woods WW615

by Andrea Davis Pinkney, ill. by Brian Pinkney Told in the voice of a cool cat named Scat, this...

ellington was not a street

ellington was not a street

Weston Woods WW672

by Ntozake Shange. In this reflective poetic tribute, the author remembers growing up when many...

Emancipation Day (Ep 6): Canfield Roots

Emancipation Day (Ep 6): Canfield Roots

Windecker Road Films WRF006

As descendants of freedom seekers gather at an abandoned family cemetery to mark Emancipation Day...

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...

Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years 1954-1965 (Season 1)

Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years 1954-1965...

PBS Video 041296

Produced by Blackside, Eyes on the Prize tells the definitive story of the civil rights era from...

Fair Trade

Fair Trade

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522988

Unlike market women in West Africa, the women of Tanzania are only just beginning to establish...

Family Cemetery (Ep 4): Canfield Roots

Family Cemetery (Ep 4): Canfield Roots

Windecker Road Films WRF004

An estate sale in Houston, Texas leads a collector to research an artist with a connection to an...

Finding Your Roots

Finding Your Roots

PBS Video 041565

The basic drive to discover who we are and where we come from is at the core of this 10-part PBS...

Fire and Fury: The Story of Marie Josephe Angelique

Fire and Fury: The Story of Marie Josephe Angelique

Up In Flames Productions UIF001

A fire started on the night of April 10, 1734. By the early hours of the morning, half of Montreal...

Flat Town

Flat Town

Video Project, Inc. TVP102

A small Cajun town in rural Louisiana holds an annual exhibition football game between the majority...

Four Portraits

Four Portraits

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522409

Four families; all new Canadians. In some ways their problems are as diverse as the different parts...

Four Religions

Four Religions

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526555

The faith of one people is a mystery to another, an unknown road to a destination all men seek. In...

Four Women of Egypt

Four Women of Egypt

National Film Board Of Canada NFB519827

How do we get along with each other when our views collide? A timely question, and a universal one...

Freedom Seekers (Ep 5): Canfield Roots

Freedom Seekers (Ep 5): Canfield Roots

Windecker Road Films WRF005

Frustrated over delays, a group of residents and descendants meet to discuss what to do over an...

From the Shore

From the Shore

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526972

For centuries the men of the village of Shimoni, Kenya have gone fishing; the women have made...

From Watts to Watts

From Watts to Watts

Tamara Films A196-0286

Charles Burnett is an eminent figure of the Black independent movement during the sixties. His dual...

From Watts to Watts (French Version)

From Watts to Watts (French Version)

Tamara Films F196-042

Figure éminente du « Black independent movement » pendant les années soixante, Charles Burnett...

Frontline: Dreams of Obama

Frontline: Dreams of Obama

PBS Video 041098

As Barack Obama assumes the presidency on January 20th, 2009, FRONTLINE tells the story of how a...

FRONTLINE: Endgame - AIDS in Black America

FRONTLINE: Endgame - AIDS in Black America

PBS Video 041585

Every ten minutes, someone in the US contracts HIV, and nearly half of the one million people in...

FRONTLINE: The Long Walk of Nelson Mandela (2011)

FRONTLINE: The Long Walk of Nelson Mandela (2011)

PBS Video 041473

FRONTLINE presents the story of the man behind the myth, probing Mandela's character, leadership...

George Elliott Clarke - Ep. 10: Heart of a Poet (Season 2)

George Elliott Clarke - Ep. 10: Heart of a Poet (Season 2)

Makin Movies Inc. MJMM45

Governor General’s Award winning poet, librettist, and Professor George Elliott Clarke chronicles...

Golden Gloves

Golden Gloves

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525605

The Golden Gloves boxing tournament is the Canadian amateur's hope for success in the boxing world...

Greening the Land

Greening the Land

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525497

Greening the Land investigates the impact of deforestation on people in Sudan and presents the case...

Haiti: Land of Tragedy, Land of Hope

Haiti: Land of Tragedy, Land of Hope

Films Media Group 393863

The numbers alone are stunning: 8 million inhabitants, 70 percent of whom live below the poverty...

Hand of God, Hand of the Devil

Hand of God, Hand of the Devil

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527172

In April 1994, the international community sat by and watched while a million Tutsi men, women and...

Harry Lee Execution (Ep 3): Canfield Roots

Harry Lee Execution (Ep 3): Canfield Roots

Windecker Road Films WRF003

On a cloudless February night in 1953, former Canfield resident Harry Lee was hung for murder in...

Henry's Freedom Box

Henry's Freedom Box

Weston Woods WW854

by Ellen Levine, illustrated by Kadir Nelson (Scholastic) Henry dreams of a world where his...

Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race

Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space...

Weston Woods WW3065

Written by Margot Lee Shetterly with Winifred Conkling Illustrated by Laura Freeman Narrated by...

Home Feeling: Struggle for a Community

Home Feeling: Struggle for a Community

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523247

The Jane-Finch 'Corridor' is an area of six square blocks in Toronto's North York. To the residents...

Hot Hippo

Hot Hippo

Weston Woods WW324

by Mwenye Hadithi Hippo promises not to eat Ngai's little fishes in exchange for being allowed...

Hue: A Matter of Colour

Hue: A Matter of Colour

National Film Board Of Canada NFB561195

Hue, by renowned director and cinematographer Vic Sarin, is a personal, heartfelt investigation...

In Praise of Hands

In Praise of Hands

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526115

A tribute to the craftsmen everywhere whose work adds colour and richness to life. Filmed in the...

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