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Shake Hands with the Devil

Shake Hands with the Devil

National Film Board Of Canada NFB530768

Follow the searing, emotional journey of Canadian Lt-General Roméo Dallaire, who commanded the UN...

Shock Waves

Shock Waves

National Film Board Of Canada NFB544165

In the Democratic Republic of Congo, murder, rape, armed conflict and the looting of civilians by...

Sisters in the Struggle

Sisters in the Struggle

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523051

Sisters in the Struggle features Black women who are active in community organizing, electoral...

Sitting in Limbo

Sitting in Limbo

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520502

Full of gentle warmth and humour, and with an upbeat reggae score, this feature from the NFB's...

Sitting on a Volcano

Sitting on a Volcano

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522463

Only fifty years after the Holocaust, the world has allowed another genocide to take place, this...

Slavery By Another Name

Slavery By Another Name

PBS Video 041474

Slavery by Another Name, narrated by Laurence Fishburne, is a 90-minute documentary that challenges...

Soldiers for the Streets

Soldiers for the Streets

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524405

Ras King spent the better part of his childhood bouncing between group homes after his mother was...

Songs of Freedom, Struggle and Celebration

Songs of Freedom, Struggle and Celebration

CTV CTV739

Segments Include: Measha Brueggergosman, Songs of Freedom Part 1 - In celebration of Black...

Soundtrack for a Revolution: Freedom Songs from the Civil Rights Era

Soundtrack for a Revolution: Freedom Songs from the Civil Rights...

Films Media Group 394272

On picket lines, in organizational meetings, even in police wagons and jail cells, songs of protest...

Speak It! From the Heart of Black Nova Scotia

Speak It! From the Heart of Black Nova Scotia

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524015

In the environment of their predominantly white high school, a group of Black students face daily...

Speakers for the Dead

Speakers for the Dead

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522813

In the 1930s in rural Ontario, farmer Bill Reid buried the tombstones of a Black cemetery under a...

Story of a Beautiful Country

Story of a Beautiful Country

National Film Board Of Canada NFB530079

Story of a Beautiful Country is the journey of Khalo Matabane, a young Black filmmaker in search of...

Tales of Sand and Snow

Tales of Sand and Snow

National Film Board Of Canada NFB534463

Having recently immigrated to Montreal, Burkinabe director Hyacinthe Combary explores his roots in...

The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

PBS Video 041754

Written and presented by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., director of W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for...

The Black Kungfu Experience

The Black Kungfu Experience

PBS Video 041658

This film focuses on how a group of African American pioneers became respected masters in a...

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution - School Edition

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution - School Edition

PBS Video 041831

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution is the first feature length documentary to explore...

The Colour of Beauty

The Colour of Beauty

National Film Board Of Canada NFB550296

Renee Thompson is trying to make it as a top fashion model in New York. She's got the looks, the...

The Head Men

The Head Men

National Film Board Of Canada NFB519972

Comparisons of three men of authority in three widely separated parts of the world. In Tupi...

The Hour of Independence

The Hour of Independence

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520422

From the French-speaking lands of Africa, a film-study of decolonization and the effect it may...

The Land: A New Priority

The Land: A New Priority

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521829

This documentary concerns the struggle of rural people in the Third World. The film takes us into...

The Magic of Anansi

The Magic of Anansi

National Film Board Of Canada NFB519855

Anansi the spider is tired of being looked down on by all the jungle animals--just because his webs...

The Morgan Lacrosse Story

The Morgan Lacrosse Story

PBS Video 041057

This film tells the story of the nation's first and only college lacrosse team at a historically...

The Road Taken

The Road Taken

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523809

A nostalgic ride through history, The Road Taken documents the experiences of Blacks who worked as...

The Story of Okra John

The Story of Okra John

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523493

Professional storyteller Joan Bodger entertains an audience with a traditional Black folk tale...

The Sun and the Night

The Sun and the Night

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527305

There are ten million people in refugee camps throughout the Third World. These anonymous victims...

The Throwaway Children: W5

The Throwaway Children: W5

CTV CTV565

Victor Malarek investigates horrific stories of abuse and terror at a residential home that was...

The Tribal Mind

The Tribal Mind

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526001

South Africa isn't the only society where racial and tribal identity have profoundly marked the way...

Three Apprentices

Three Apprentices

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526715

A film comparing the lives of three young workers. Patrick Ughe is an apprentice shipwright in the...

Trees of Hope

Trees of Hope

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525147

Trees of Hope documents the rapid deforestation of Africa and analyzes various solutions, such as...

Trees of Plenty

Trees of Plenty

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527754

Overpopulation, deforestation, overgrazing, and improper cropping methods are putting lands and...

Turbulences

Turbulences

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522400

What happens when a butterfly flutters its wings? Does the air around it rumble and seethe,...

Understanding Infants: Physical Development (Software - Single User License)

Understanding Infants: Physical Development (Software - Single...

Learning Seed 200323CD

Using this software, students learn about an infant's nervous system, typical brain growth and...

Une goutte dans l'océan, A Drop in the Ocean

Une goutte dans l'océan, A Drop in the Ocean

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523282

When Doctors without Borders, the humanitarian medical aid agency, won the Nobel Peace Prize in...

Une goutte dans l'océan, A Drop in the Ocean

Une goutte dans l'océan, A Drop in the Ocean

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523282

When Doctors without Borders, the humanitarian medical aid agency, won the Nobel Peace Prize in...

Unfinished Country: Haiti's Struggle for Democracy

Unfinished Country: Haiti's Struggle for Democracy

Films Media Group 393864

Through unfettered access to powerbrokers and ordinary citizens, this Wide Angle report covers...

Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson

Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson

PBS Video 040553

 In this Emmy® Award-winning documentary by Ken Burns, follow Jack Johnson's journey from his...

Voice of the Fugitive

Voice of the Fugitive

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525650

In the 1850s, Canada meant freedom for many escaped slaves, but the route known as the 'underground...

War Hospital

War Hospital

National Film Board Of Canada NFB531884

Shot in cinéma vérité, War Hospital intensely immerses the viewer in the sights and sounds of...

Water: The Hazardous Necessity

Water: The Hazardous Necessity

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524289

Every day 25 000 people in developing countries die from using unsafe water, and until recently the...

Where Credit Is Due

Where Credit Is Due

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523139

Access to credit is a major problem for many market women in East Africa. This film introduces some...

Where I Belong

Where I Belong

National Film Board Of Canada NFB542756

It was a dramatic year for Arinze Eze – in love, work, even family – and our cameras were with...

Who Gets In?

Who Gets In?

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525111

Who Gets In? explores the many questions raised by Canada's immigration policy in the face of one...

Wonders of the African World with Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Wonders of the African World with Henry Louis Gates Jr.

PBS Video 040650

Scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., takes an exuberant trek by boat, land cruiser, and camel across...

Your Country, My Country

Your Country, My Country

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525176

English version of a film about a friendship between two ten-year-old Montréal schoolkids. She is...

Zandile, in the Light of Ubuntu

Zandile, in the Light of Ubuntu

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523903

She is South African, and her name is Zandile Gumede. At 35, this Zulu woman is the leading light...

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