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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 House Divided: Caregiver Stress and Elder Abuse

A House Divided: Caregiver Stress and Elder Abuse

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525652

Through four moving portraits, A House Divided sheds light on the tragedy of caregiver stress and...

A Quiet Wave

A Quiet Wave

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528361

For some people it is the later years that release the passion and confidence for self-expression...

Age Is No Barrier

Age Is No Barrier

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527045

Encouraging our aging adult population to work towards optimal health through physical fitness,...

Angus

Angus

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527025

A film portrait of Angus Mowat, with commentary by his son, author Farley Mowat. At seventy-six,...

Antonio

Antonio

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520501

The story of an Italian immigrant, a widower living alone with his memories, his Bible, and Dante,...

At the End of My Days

At the End of My Days

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527489

Some older people fall between 'categories'--those who are not well enough to go into residence,...

Augusta

Augusta

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525863

This film is the portrait of an eighty-eight-year-old Secwépmec woman who lives alone in a log...

Beyond Memory: A Documentary About Dementia

Beyond Memory: A Documentary About Dementia

National Film Board Of Canada NFB541424

The new documentary Beyond Memory is an intimate revelation of what it's like to live with...

Boo Hoo

Boo Hoo

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525055

Sometimes sad, sometimes witty, often bizarre, the prolific anecdotes of a retired cemetery...

Bravery in the Field

Bravery in the Field

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523132

Tommy is a veteran of World War II. He rooms alone, waiting for his pension cheque to arrive,...

Bravery in the Field

Bravery in the Field

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523132

Tommy is a veteran of World War II. He rooms alone, waiting for his pension cheque to arrive,...

Bridging

Bridging

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521713

Bridging includes three messages. The first is concerned with improving the access of disabled...

British Columbia Star Sky Parties: Star Trails Series

British Columbia Star Sky Parties: Star Trails Series

Brandy Y Productions BYP032

Star clusters, galaxies, and planets are explored from star parties and the Observatory B&B in...

Caravaners

Caravaners

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525947

The three hundred Airstream trailers that are prowling the highways of British Columbia represent a...

Caregivers - Episode Five: Paul and Jean

Caregivers - Episode Five: Paul and Jean

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520348

Sometimes Paul Oliver has to laugh to keep from crying. He's placed his mother, Jean, in a nursing...

Caregivers - Episode Four: Pat and Molly

Caregivers - Episode Four: Pat and Molly

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523952

When she was a student nurse, Pat Tucker received training in bedside care. Today, she puts those...

Caregivers - Episode One: Madeleine and Rose

Caregivers - Episode One: Madeleine and Rose

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523458

Meet Madeleine Fergus. Like all of the heroes in the Caregivers series, she is an ordinary person...

Caregivers - Episode Three: Kurt and Elizabeth

Caregivers - Episode Three: Kurt and Elizabeth

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526341

The strain of caring for his mother shows in the face of Kurt Weitz. He's alone, with no family...

Caregivers - Episode Two: Doris and Tom

Caregivers - Episode Two: Doris and Tom

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523649

In 1942, Doris and Tom Homewood vowed to honour each other in sickness and in health. Today, 54...

Charles and François

Charles and François

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523581

A touching story of the friendship between a grandfather and his grandson, this is a film about...

Discussions in Bioethics: The Old Person's Friend

Discussions in Bioethics: The Old Person's Friend

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528414

One of a series of short, open-ended dramas designed to stimulate discussion of values and ethics...

Don't Take My Sunshine Away

Don't Take My Sunshine Away

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525607

Retired people today are living longer, healthier lives than ever before, challenging stereotypes...

Earth to Mouth

Earth to Mouth

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523921

Near Newcastle, Ontario, lies Wing Fong Farm: 80 acres planted with succulent Asian vegetables...

Elder Citizen

Elder Citizen

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520517

Cut off from the life in which they once took an active part, many of Canada's senior citizens...

Eve Lambart

Eve Lambart

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523351

Film animator Eve Lambart spent over thirty years working at the National Film Board, and now she...

George and Rosemary

George and Rosemary

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520504

George and Rosemary is an animated romantic comedy about two golden agers who prove that passion is...

Glove Story

Glove Story

National Film Board Of Canada NFB532221

In the winter of 2005, Magda Zimmering, 82, lost her left glove while visiting the grave of her...

Grey Ambition

Grey Ambition

Brandy Y Productions BYP009

Grey Ambition is an inspirational documentary about Canadian seniors over sixty-five who are taking...

Grey Glory

Grey Glory

Brandy Y Productions BYP008

Grey Glory is a heartwarming and inspirational documentary about Canadian seniors who are pushing...

Heaven or Not

Heaven or Not

National Film Board Of Canada NFB543292

Filmed in the quaint prairie town of Herbert, Saskatchewan, Heaven or Not by filmmakers Zuzana...

Hoppy: A Portrait of Elisabeth Hopkins

Hoppy: A Portrait of Elisabeth Hopkins

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526500

Although a latecomer to the professional art scene, Elisabeth Hopkins has achieved success. In this...

House Calls

House Calls

National Film Board Of Canada NFB534184

'The photographs will open doors, will open people's eyes and will hopefully open people's hearts.'...

Jack Rabbit - Le Skieur centenaire, Jack Rabbit

Jack Rabbit - Le Skieur centenaire, Jack Rabbit

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520139

The story of hundred-year-old Herman Smith Johannsen--nicknamed Jack Rabbit by Indians--the man who...

Jack Rabbit - Le Skieur centenaire, Jack Rabbit

Jack Rabbit - Le Skieur centenaire, Jack Rabbit

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520139

The story of hundred-year-old Herman Smith Johannsen--nicknamed Jack Rabbit by Indians--the man who...

Just One of the Boys

Just One of the Boys

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525822

This film is a profile of Eric Davidson, blinded at age two in the 1917 Halifax harbour explosion...

Labour of Love

Labour of Love

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528520

Walk through almost any neighbourhood, and behind one of those front doors you'll find a family...

Labour of Love - Veterans Affairs Canada Version

Labour of Love - Veterans Affairs Canada Version

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522421

Walk through almost any neighbourhood, and behind one of those front doors you'll find a family...

Legault's Place

Legault's Place

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527351

The story of an elderly man and his aging cabin in a new suburb of Montréal. At one time the cabin...

Let Me Die

Let Me Die

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520918

Dying is something we normally avoid thinking about. But when living comes to mean wasting away,...

Louise

Louise

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527230

Louise is inspired by animator Anita Lebeau's grandmother of Belgian descent. A fiercely...

Magic Pills

Magic Pills

Indiecan Entertainment Inc. ICE035

Homeopathic medicine is one of the most widely used forms of alternative medicine on the planet...

MenoTango

MenoTango

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528157

Jeanne, the main character in this film, has gone through menopause and is now calmly looking...

Mr. Nobody

Mr. Nobody

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523526

Jack Huggins is sixty-five years old. He doesn't take very good care of himself, but he lavishes...

Nahanni

Nahanni

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524714

The legend of a lost gold mine and a river in the Northwest Territories that lures men to their...

Nell and Fred

Nell and Fred

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523058

Two charming old people consider the pros and cons of entering an old people's 'home.' Do old-age...

Never a Dull Moment

Never a Dull Moment

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524892

Peter Jamieson, Edmonton's self-appointed 'town crier,' is an unlikely court jester to a western...

Obachan's Garden

Obachan's Garden

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520758

In 1923, Asayo Murakami left Hiroshima and settled in a fishing village in Steveston, BC. Her...

Pas de deux and the Dance of Time

Pas de deux and the Dance of Time

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527573

Ludmilla Chiriaeff, founder of Les Grands Ballets Canadiens, choreographed Norman McLaren's...

Poison and Venom: Finding Stuff Out (Season 4)

Poison and Venom: Finding Stuff Out (Season 4)

Apartment 11 APT052

“What is poison?” Zoey braves scorpions and tarantulas to discover why some animals have poison...

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