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Aftermath: The Remnants of War

Aftermath: The Remnants of War

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521082

War has a dirty secret: it never really ends. Aftermath: The Remnants of War weaves archival images...

Against the Odds: The Artists of the Harlem Renaissance

Against the Odds: The Artists of the Harlem Renaissance

PBS Video 040344

Explore the lives of visual artists who made the Harlem Renaissance one of the 20th century's...

Agave: The Spirit of A Nation

Agave: The Spirit of A Nation

Passion River Films PR0001

This expressive documentary explores the phenomenon of the fastest trending alcohol spirit in the...

Age of the Buffalo

Age of the Buffalo

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523744

A vivid recollection of the free west of the North American Indian and the vast herds of buffalo...

Agriculture & Hunting (Episode 3): 1491 - The Untold Story of the Americas Before Columbus

Agriculture & Hunting (Episode 3): 1491 - The Untold Story of...

1491 Productions Inc. 149103

The Neolithic era began more than 10,000 years ago in Mesoamerica with the cultivation of maize...

Al Capone: Icon

Al Capone: Icon

PBS Video 041742

Was Al Capone the quintessential self-made American man, a ruthless killer, or both? From his early...

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...

ALASKA PIPELINE: AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

ALASKA PIPELINE: AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

PBS Video 040760

After a decade-long search for oil in Alaska's wilderness, gas burst up out of an exploratory well...

Alaska: Seeing the USA Series

Alaska: Seeing the USA Series

Brandy Y Productions BYP053

Brandy Yanchyk starts her journey of Alaska in Anchorage where she visits the Alaska Native...

Albert Einstein: Everything is Relative

Albert Einstein: Everything is Relative

Film Ideas FI0037

Albert Einstein revolutionized the way we see the universe. After graduating in math from...

Alberta - Episode 2: Skindigenous Series

Alberta - Episode 2: Skindigenous Series

Nish Media 310002

Métis artist Amy Malbeuf’s insatiable appetite for new creative outlets has led her to work in...

Albi's Mappa Mundi-The World of Yesterday

Albi's Mappa Mundi-The World of Yesterday

Cinefete A173-039

In an ancient town in the southwest of France lies a "treasure": Albi's Mappa Mundi. Dating from...

Alessandro Volta: Batteries Not Included!

Alessandro Volta: Batteries Not Included!

Film Ideas FI0044

In 1745 Alessandro Volta was born in Italy, and received a thorough education in humanities and...

Alexander Galt: The Stubborn Idealist

Alexander Galt: The Stubborn Idealist

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524860

For Alexander Galt it was the middle of the road, until he saw some hope for his dream of a united...

Alexander Mackenzie: The Lord of the North

Alexander Mackenzie: The Lord of the North

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520664

Filmed on the great Mackenzie River, this picture recreates the amazing voyage of the man who gave...

Alien Attack - Ep. 211: Planet Echo (Season 2)

Alien Attack - Ep. 211: Planet Echo (Season 2)

Positive Productions Inc. and Media RendezVous Inc. PE0211

In this episode we find out that there really are aliens living amongst us. Some are good... some...

Aliens Invade: How the World Ends Series

Aliens Invade: How the World Ends Series

Blue Ant Media BAM700

With the recent discoveries of thousands of other planets in the universe, scientists begin to...

All I Remember

All I Remember

Elizabeth Miller SHORE05

All I Remember follows Leontine, a young survivor of the Rwandan genocide, as she takes her story...

Alone in Chinatown

Alone in Chinatown

George Gallant GG0008

Albert Leong is the last resident in Lethbridge’s Chinatown, a city of 100,000 in southwestern...

Alpuxarras

Alpuxarras

Cinefete A285-003

Alpuxarras narrates the Muslim conquest of the Iberian Peninsula and the subsequent Christian...

Amaqqut Nunaat: The Country of Wolves

Amaqqut Nunaat: The Country of Wolves

Taqqut Productions TPI000

In this traditional Inuit story, two young brothers on a hunting trip for seal find themselves...

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...

America and the Holocaust

America and the Holocaust

PBS Video 041263

This program paints a troubling picture of the United States during a period beset by anti-Semitism...

America By The Numbers with Maria Hinojosa

America By The Numbers with Maria Hinojosa

PBS Video 041785

America By The Numbers with Maria Hinojosa reveals how dramatic demographic changes are playing...

American Experience: A Class Apart

American Experience: A Class Apart

PBS Video 041471

Built around the landmark 1954 legal case Hernandez v. Texas, the film interweaves the stories of...

American Experience: Blackout

American Experience: Blackout

PBS Video 041837

On July 13, 1977, New Yorkers prepared themselves for another sweltering day. But high temperatures...

American Experience: Building the Alaska Highway

American Experience: Building the Alaska Highway

PBS Video 040558

In May of 1942, across the rugged sub-Arctic wilderness of Alaska and Canada, thousands of American...

American Experience: Chasing the Moon

American Experience: Chasing the Moon

PBS Video 041932

Chasing the Moon reimagines the race to the moon for a new generation, upending much of the...

American Experience: Death and The Civil War

American Experience: Death and The Civil War

PBS Video 041584

Based on the best-selling book by Drew Gilpin Faust, this film will explore how the American Civil...

American Experience: Freedom Riders - Educator's Edition

American Experience: Freedom Riders - Educator's Edition

PBS Video 041387

This inspirational documentary is about a band of courageous civil-rights activists calling...

American Experience: Grand Coulee Dam

American Experience: Grand Coulee Dam

PBS Video 041572

Featuring the men and women who lived and worked at Grand Coulee and the Native people whose lives...

American Experience: Henry Ford

American Experience: Henry Ford

PBS Video 041613

HENRY FORD paints a fascinating portrait of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most...

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: Lee & Grant: Generals of the Civil War

American Experience: Lee & Grant: Generals of the Civil War

PBS Video 041573

Step behind the battle lines with generals on both sides of the Civil War as AMERICAN EXPERIENCE...

American Experience: Mr. Tornado

American Experience: Mr. Tornado

PBS Video 041948

The Super Outbreak of 1974 was the most intense tornado outbreak on record, tearing a vicious path...

American Experience: Reconstruction: The Second Civil War

American Experience: Reconstruction: The Second Civil War

PBS Video 040298

Spanning the years from 1863 to 1877, this dramatic mini-series recounts the tumultuous post-Civil...

American Experience: Robert E. Lee

American Experience: Robert E. Lee

PBS Video 041336

Nearly a century and a half after his death, Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the...

American Experience: Ruby Ridge

American Experience: Ruby Ridge

PBS Video 041869

Shortly before dawn on August 21, 1992, six heavily armed U.S. marshals made their way up to the...

American Experience: Sealab

American Experience: Sealab

PBS Video 041926

On a February day in 1969, off the shore of northern California, a US Navy crane carefully lowered...

American Experience: Silicon Valley

American Experience: Silicon Valley

PBS Video 041660

SILICON VALLEY tells the story of the pioneering scientists who transformed rural Santa Clara...

American Experience: Surviving the Dust Bowl

American Experience: Surviving the Dust Bowl

PBS Video 041396

In 1931 the rains stopped and the "black blizzards" began. Less well-known than those who sought...

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 Experience: The Battle of Chosin

American Experience: The Battle of Chosin

PBS Video 041865

Thanksgiving Day, 1950, the troops of the US Army's X Corps were pushing north through the Korean...

American Experience: The Great Transatlantic Cable

American Experience: The Great Transatlantic Cable

PBS Video 040583

This program tells the story behind the laying of the transatlantic cable. The physical challenges...

American Experience: The Great War

American Experience: The Great War

PBS Video 041867

The Great War tells the rich and complex story of World War I through the voices of nurses,...

American Experience: The Greely Expedition

American Experience: The Greely Expedition

PBS Video 041410

In 1881, twenty-five men sailed from St. John's, Newfoundland towards Lady Franklin Bay in the high...

American Experience: The Orphan Trains

American Experience: The Orphan Trains

PBS Video 040754

In 1853, 10,000 homeless children roamed New York City streets. Young minister Charles Loring Brace...

American Experience: The Pilgrims

American Experience: The Pilgrims

PBS Video 041836

The Pilgrims' narrative has been shrouded in myth, embedded in Thanksgiving Day feasts, football,...

American Experience: The Poison Squad

American Experience: The Poison Squad

PBS Video 041942

Based on the book by Deborah Blum, The Poison Squad tells the story of government chemist Dr...

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