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1,500,000 of Us

1,500,000 of Us

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520507

This documentary looks at post-war immigration from Europe, and at the varying amounts of ease and...

17 And Life Doesn’t Wait (58 Minute Version)

17 And Life Doesn’t Wait (58 Minute Version)

Makin Movies Inc. MJMM00A

17 And Life Doesn’t Wait is a compassionate and humorous documentary featuring three smart and...

17 And Life Doesn’t Wait (80 Minute Version)

17 And Life Doesn’t Wait (80 Minute Version)

Makin Movies Inc. MJMM00

17 And Life Doesn’t Wait is a compassionate and humorous documentary featuring three smart and...

419 Fraud: W5

419 Fraud: W5

CTV CTV380

Nigerian scams are among the oldest in the book,targeting victims through faxes, e-mail and letters...

48 Hours: Lessons from Vancouver in Canada's Opioid Crisis - W5

48 Hours: Lessons from Vancouver in Canada's Opioid Crisis - W5

CTV CTV715

W5's Jon Woodward investigates Canada's growing fentanyl epidemic at ground zero - Vancouver's...

9 Months, 6 Blocks

9 Months, 6 Blocks

National Film Board Of Canada NFB536030

Within the core of the diverse and densely populated neighbourhood of South Parkdale, Toronto,...

A Great-Grandmother Goes To Jail: Betty Krawczyk - The Green Interview Series

A Great-Grandmother Goes To Jail: Betty Krawczyk - The Green...

Paper Tiger PT0034

Interview with Betty Krawczyk, a "Raging Granny," an 83-year-old great-grandmother who has since...

A New Leaf: W5

A New Leaf: W5

CTV CTV766

Peter Akman reports from Opaskwayak Cree Nation in Manitoba, where Chief Christian Sinclair devised...

A Safe Distance

A Safe Distance

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527606

A Safe Distance is part of the series The Next Step, which examines the services needed by and...

A Scent of Mint

A Scent of Mint

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524709

Growing up in the small Lebanese town of Abey, Pierre Sidaoui had a carefree childhood. But civil...

A Sense of Family

A Sense of Family

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527201

This one-hour film charts East Indian immigration from the early 1900s to the present day. The...

A Small Part of Me

A Small Part of Me

Nootka Street Film Company Inc. NSF004

Tobin, a transgender teen prepares for his acting debut where he’ll be playing a male leading...

A Step Towards the Arctic - Reflections and Visions of the North

A Step Towards the Arctic - Reflections and Visions of the North

National Film Board Of Canada NFB564472

Yves Delaunay, a Swiss citizen, answers the call of the North. He seeks to understand how the Inuit...

A Time of Healing: W5

A Time of Healing: W5

CTV CTV705

W5's Victor Malarek follows the recovery of Mykola Nyzhnykovskyi, who was left a triple amputee by...

A Way of Living Developed Over Millennia: Edmund Metatawabin - The Green Interview Series

A Way of Living Developed Over Millennia: Edmund Metatawabin -...

Paper Tiger PT0010

The oldest of 11 children, Edmund Metatawabin - the last name means "Ten Sunrises," was born and...

A World Apart: 21 C Series

A World Apart: 21 C Series

CTV CTV091

Regent's Park, a troubled housing project in Toronto has a reputation for violence and drugs. The...

Act of Kindness: W5

Act of Kindness: W5

CTV CTV730

The story of how one Las Vegas bartender comforted a dying Canadian man who was gunned down in the...

Action: The October Crisis of 1970

Action: The October Crisis of 1970

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528045

A long and thoughtful look at those desperate days of October 1970, when Montréal awaited the...

Action: The October Crisis of 1970

Action: The October Crisis of 1970

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528045

A long and thoughtful look at those desperate days of October 1970, when Montréal awaited the...

After The Last River

After The Last River

Indiecan Entertainment Inc. ICE013

In the shadow of a De Beers mine, the remote community of Attawapiskat lurches from crisis to...

Against All Odds: W5

Against All Odds: W5

CTV CTV773

For decades, Rockford, IL made national headlines - rampant unemployment, gang violence and murders...

Airs du Nord, Northern Composition, Airs du Nord, Northern Composition

Airs du Nord, Northern Composition, Airs du Nord, Northern...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522967

Image and music work together--either by contrast or analogy--to conjure up the look of Canada...

Alanna One Spot: Redx Talks Series

Alanna One Spot: Redx Talks Series

iiniistsi Treaty Arts Society RX0009

Alanna One Spot is a Writer, Poet and Performing Artist for the Tsuu Tina First Nation. In this...

Alias

Alias

Indiecan Entertainment Inc. ICE024

In recent years, controversy surrounding rap music has been at the forefront of North American...

All in the Family: W5

All in the Family: W5

CTV CTV703

It's every parent's worst nightmare: your child goes missing. "Parental abductions come in more...

Almost Normal (Ep. 12): Family Secrets Series

Almost Normal (Ep. 12): Family Secrets Series

Makin Movies Inc. MJMM18

Despite occasional unpredictable behaviour and social awkwardness Asperger’s Syndrome sufferers...

Amarok's Song - The Journey to Nunavut

Amarok's Song - The Journey to Nunavut

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521619

This is the story of the Caribou Inuit family who were Canada's last nomads. With the voices of...

An Astronaut, Plus A Legend - James Hansen: The Green Interview Series

An Astronaut, Plus A Legend - James Hansen: The Green Interview...

Paper Tiger PT0025

James Hansen is a NASA scientist who issued the first widely publicized warnings about climate...

An Idea of Canada

An Idea of Canada

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523074

When Governor General Adrienne Clarkson and her husband, John Ralston Saul, embarked on a summer...

Angela

Angela

Nootka Street Film Company Inc. NSF005

This short documentary explores a week in the life of Angela - a roller derby athlete and...

Angry Girls

Angry Girls

Bishari Films BF0009

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

Anthony McLean – Building a Positive Climate for Learning Series

Anthony McLean – Building a Positive Climate for Learning...

Stature Films 123004

In this Canadian-produced series, internationally renowned youth speaker Anthony McLean is excited...

Anti-Social Limited

Anti-Social Limited

ID Productions ID0001

Sequel to Gemini Award-winning film Broke. "Somebody has to do the dirty work, and I guess...

Arctic Outpost (Pangnirtung, N.W.T.)

Arctic Outpost (Pangnirtung, N.W.T.)

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526468

Life in the outpost community of Pangnirtung on the rim of the Arctic Circle where a handful of men...

Arielle Mae Curtis: Redx Talks Series

Arielle Mae Curtis: Redx Talks Series

iiniistsi Treaty Arts Society RX0010

Arielle Mae Curtis is a writer and performing artist from Calgary, Alberta, Canada. She discusses...

Arrival

Arrival

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520227

A discerning study of an immigrant family and the mingled feelings of hope and despair with which...

Aruba

Aruba

National Film Board Of Canada NFB536122

Beneath the surface of a city there are a million unheard stories. There are children's voices...

Atautsikut/Leaving None Behind

Atautsikut/Leaving None Behind

Atautsikut Production Ltd 000009

Inuit and Cree of Nunavik (Northern Québec) recount how they escaped the economic oppression of...

Attiuk, Attiuk

Attiuk, Attiuk

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527393

To understand the life of the Montagnais, you have to walk twelve days on snowshoes as far as Lake...

Attiuk, Attiuk

Attiuk, Attiuk

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527393

To understand the life of the Montagnais, you have to walk twelve days on snowshoes as far as Lake...

Baby Business: The Murky World of Reproductive Medicine (W5)

Baby Business: The Murky World of Reproductive Medicine (W5)

CTV CTV498

The birth of a new baby signifies hope, promise and family. But for an estimated one in 10...

Baghdad Twist

Baghdad Twist

National Film Board Of Canada NFB543826

It could be anywhere. A mid-1960s wedding reception captured on Super-8 film. Narrow ties. Bouffant...

Bamboo, Lions and Dragons

Bamboo, Lions and Dragons

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524875

Two families, the Changs and the Lims, tell the story of the Chinese community in Vancouver from...

Be A Donor: Canada AM

Be A Donor: Canada AM

CTV CTV557

Canadian organ donor advocate and recent transplant recipient Hélène Campbell catapulted organ...

Best Laid Plans: (Ep. 7): Family Secrets Series

Best Laid Plans: (Ep. 7): Family Secrets Series

Makin Movies Inc. MJMM13

A couple in their 20’s want to have kids. When the young woman discovers she may never conceive,...

Betrayed Friendship (W5)

Betrayed Friendship (W5)

CTV CTV095

W5 investigates the behind-the-scenes of puppy mills where an unscrupulous operator will just...

Between Two Worlds

Between Two Worlds

National Film Board Of Canada NFB548511

Unknown to most Canadians today, Joseph Idlout was once the world's most famous Inuit.The subject...

Beyond Baby Blues (Ep. 11): Family Secrets Series

Beyond Baby Blues (Ep. 11): Family Secrets Series

Makin Movies Inc. MJMM17

A woman with beauty, brains, wit and confidence fell into a deep postpartum depression when her...

Beyond Justice (W5)

Beyond Justice (W5)

CTV CTV448

Ian Bush. Kevin St Arnaud. Robert Dziekanski. Three men dead. All killed by RCMP officers in...

Birth Mothers Never Forget (Ep. 1): Family Secrets Series

Birth Mothers Never Forget (Ep. 1): Family Secrets Series

Makin Movies Inc. MJMM07

This episode follows the story of a woman who as a teenager was forced to give up her first-born...

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