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[Racial Unity Discussion Preface and Trailer]

[Racial Unity Discussion Preface and Trailer]

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526570

Canadian Citizenship Director Frank Foulds introduces three American films that illustrate the...

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InFilm Productions IFP000

This educational/advocacy documentary follows Isaac Gotfried, a 95-year-old Holocaust survivor who...

100,000 Cadets

100,000 Cadets

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522200

A recruiting film showing the thorough training the Royal Canadian Army Cadets receive in aircraft...

11 Steps to Survival

11 Steps to Survival

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523979

A film demonstrating steps to take in the event of a nuclear attack. Animated drawings show the...

13 Platoon

13 Platoon

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523178

A young officer just finished Officers' Training Corps takes command of a Canadian army platoon on...

1375 - 1620 : Pour tout l'or du monde

1375 - 1620 : Pour tout l'or du monde

Cinefete F196-S04-02

À la fin du Moyen-âge, l’Europe s’ouvre au monde et découvre qu’elle se situe en...

1421: The Year China Discovered America?

1421: The Year China Discovered America?

PBS Video 040474

This special examines the theories outlined by Gavin Menzies in his best-selling book. An amateur...

1620 - 1789 : Du sucre à la révolte

1620 - 1789 : Du sucre à la révolte

Cinefete F196-S04-03

XVIIe siècle. L’Atlantique devient le champ de bataille de la guerre du sucre. Français...

1789 - 1888 : Les nouvelles frontières de l'esclavage

1789 - 1888 : Les nouvelles frontières de l'esclavage

Cinefete F196-S04-04

À Londres, Paris et Washington, le courant abolitionniste gagne du terrain. Après la révolte des...

180 Is Max

180 Is Max

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520055

The twenty-third world championship match for builders of free-flight model aircraft, held at...

1913: Seeds of Conflict

1913: Seeds of Conflict

PBS Video 041801

1913: Seeds of Conflict examines a critical yet overlooked moment of transformation in Palestine...

1916: The Irish Rebellion

1916: The Irish Rebellion

PBS Video 041839

On Easter Monday 1916, a small group of Irish rebels - including poets, teachers, actors, and...

1961, the Road to Freedom

1961, the Road to Freedom

Cinefete A296-003

The film follows the historic movement begun on May 4th, 1961 by a group of black and white civil...

23 Skidoo

23 Skidoo

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520597

If you erase the people of downtown America, the effect is bizarre, not to say disturbing. That is...

3 Seconds Divorce

3 Seconds Divorce

LifeSketch Media Inc. SJAV00

3 Seconds Divorce tells Lubna’s story as she reels under the effects of triple-divorce and finds...

55 Socks

55 Socks

National Film Board Of Canada NFB553967

Based on a poem by Marie Jacobs, the animated short 55 socks, by Oscar-winning director Co...

A Bag of Marbles

A Bag of Marbles

Passion River Films PR4219

CANADIAN DIRECTOR CHRISTIAN DUGUAY EXPLORES THE HOLOCAUST from the perspective of two young boys...

A Case Study: Cambodia and East Timor

A Case Study: Cambodia and East Timor

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525887

This video explores the background for the fighting and atrocities that took place in Cambodia and...

A Friend for Supper

A Friend for Supper

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523557

During World War II, a teacher explains how children in Russia, China, and occupied Europe are...

À l'école de la mer

À l'école de la mer

Cinefete F301-S03-04

En Polynésie française, des amoureux des flots, des vagues et du ciel font voguer une pirogue...

A Letter from Oxford

A Letter from Oxford

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524815

An introduction to England's ancient university through the experience of a newly arrived Rhodes...

A Nation Soars: Commemorating Canada's Great War Flyers

A Nation Soars: Commemorating Canada's Great War Flyers

Sound Venture SVP028

A Nation Soars is a trilogy of documentaries narrated by Dan Aykroyd that explore how aviation...

A Parallel World

A Parallel World

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526954

A Parallel World deals with the aftermath of war. It is a story of human suffering and existential...

A Place for Everything

A Place for Everything

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526470

In this film Eric Nilsson takes up the contrasts in the well-ordered Swedish society--order versus...

A Question of Identity: War of 1812

A Question of Identity: War of 1812

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521170

When Britain and the United States were at war the feud spilled over into Canada, to pioneer...

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 Score for Women's Voices

A Score for Women's Voices

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520767

Between March and October 2000, millions of people around the world took to the streets to denounce...

A Song for Tibet

A Song for Tibet

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526593

A land of snow and mountains, of burgundy-clad monks and prayer wheels--this mythical image of...

A Story About Breadmaking in the Year 1255 A.D.

A Story About Breadmaking in the Year 1255 A.D.

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525539

An animated film showing the sowing, reaping, and milling of wheat, the baking of bread and service...

A War Story

A War Story

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524863

'How little a list of casualties tells the real story of war.' Based on the diaries of Canadian...

A War Story--Based on the Diaries of Dr. Ben Wheeler

A War Story--Based on the Diaries of Dr. Ben Wheeler

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520565

'How little a list of casualties tells the real story of war.' Based on the diaries of Canadian...

A Writer in the Nuclear Age: A Conversation with Margaret Laurence

A Writer in the Nuclear Age: A Conversation with Margaret...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528654

In this short film, internationally acclaimed author Margaret Laurence passionately addresses...

Abortion: Stories from North and South

Abortion: Stories from North and South

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524236

Women have always sought ways to terminate unwanted pregnancies, despite powerful patriarchal...

Aces: A Story of the First Air War

Aces: A Story of the First Air War

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522010

World War I was the first war in which aviators played a part. What was it really like to manoeuvre...

Action Stations

Action Stations

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521729

A Canadian corvette goes on convoy duty in the North Atlantic, sights a submarine and sinks...

Acts of Defiance

Acts of Defiance

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521537

A film account of events preceding and during the summer of 1990 with particular reference to the...

Africa Today

Africa Today

Cinefete A259-S02-05

Africa’s recent epic is the continent’s isolation into one single entity. For awhile, the...

African American Lives 2

African American Lives 2

PBS Video 041028

The first AFRICAN AMERICAN LIVES revealed the power in discovering one's family history. Now, Henry...

After Auschwitz: Holocaust Survivor Documentary

After Auschwitz: Holocaust Survivor Documentary

Passion River Films PR0000

“You’re free. Go home”Most Holocaust films end with these words, the very words that...

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...

Age of Dissent: Young Men with Opinions

Age of Dissent: Young Men with Opinions

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520620

This film presents the outspoken views of young men from Canada and Great Britain about what is...

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...

Alberta Girls

Alberta Girls

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522204

This is a short film about the Alberta All Girls Band Spectacular. The Edmonton-based band was...

Alexandria: John Torode's Middle East Series

Alexandria: John Torode's Middle East Series

Blue Ant Media BAM993

John is in Alexandria on Egypt’s north coast, one of the great cities of the ancient world and...

Alias Will James

Alias Will James

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521700

From cattle rustler to ex-convict, and from novice writer to the toast of Hollywood, Will James...

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...

Almost Giants

Almost Giants

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527596

In recent years, Canada has risen from virtual obscurity in women's gymnastics to become one of the...

Alpuxarras

Alpuxarras

Cinefete A285-003

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

Alpuxarras

Alpuxarras

Cinefete F285-001

"Alpuxarras" raconte la conquête musulmane de la péninsule ibérique et la reconquête...

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