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Secrets of the Dead: Resurrecting Richard III

Secrets of the Dead: Resurrecting Richard III

PBS Video 041747

In 2011, a group of amateur historians made an incredible archaeological find: the bones of King...

Secrets of the Dead: The Airmen and the Headhunters

Secrets of the Dead: The Airmen and the Headhunters

PBS Video 041195

This documentary investigates the extraordinary survival story of a crew of airmen shot down over...

Secrets of the Dead: Ultimate Tut

Secrets of the Dead: Ultimate Tut

PBS Video 041787

Ninety years ago in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, Howard Carter made the most sensational discovery...

Secrets of the Dead: World's Biggest Bomb

Secrets of the Dead: World's Biggest Bomb

PBS Video 041412

Beginning in the 1950s, American and Soviet scientists engaged in a dangerous race to see who could...

Secrets of The Tower of London

Secrets of The Tower of London

PBS Video 041677

Standing guard over the city of London for nearly 1,000 years, the formidable Tower of London has...

Separation - The Ascent of Woman: A 10,000 Year Story

Separation - The Ascent of Woman: A 10,000 Year Story

Films Media Group 394911

Travelling to Vietnam, China and Japan, Dr. Amanda Foreman explores the role of women in Asia under...

Seven Brides for Uncle Sam

Seven Brides for Uncle Sam

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523842

Seven Brides for Uncle Sam documents the stories of seven Newfoundland women who married American...

Shadow Chasers

Shadow Chasers

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527089

Solar eclipses, among nature's more spectacular phenomena, have always fascinated us. For some...

Shadya

Shadya

National Film Board Of Canada NFB540696

Shadya Zoabi, a 17-year-old from a small Arab village in northern Israel, is a world karate...

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...

Shepherd's Pie and Sushi

Shepherd's Pie and Sushi

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528168

Mieko Ouchi is half Celtic, half Japanese... and all Canadian. In 1993, Mieko, an actor, began...

Ships and Men

Ships and Men

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526955

A wartime tribute to the men who built Canada's merchant ships during World War II and those who...

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...

Shoot and Cry

Shoot and Cry

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521582

A powerful exploration of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in the West Bank and Gaza Strip,...

Showa Shinzan

Showa Shinzan

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522980

This animated story, based on actual events, evokes the look and feel of the Japanese art of...

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...

So Close Yet so Far

So Close Yet so Far

Cinefete A259-S04-02

The second episode of Divided Korea shows that although the two Koreas tried to come closer after...

Soldiers All

Soldiers All

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525578

Soldiers All gives a panoramic view of the men of the British Commonwealth in training, featuring...

Solzhenitsyn's Children ... Are Making a Lot of Noise in Paris

Solzhenitsyn's Children ... Are Making a Lot of Noise in Paris

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521895

A somewhat unconventional look at a serious subject--an intellectual political movement in France...

Sour: Confucius Was a Foodie! A New World Adventure in an Ancient Cuisine (Seasons 3)

Sour: Confucius Was a Foodie! A New World Adventure in an...

Lofty Sky Distribution LSD019

According to science humans are the only mammals that are attracted to sour.  Chinese medicinal...

South America

South America

Cinefete A259-S02-03

South America is a territory of contrasts and excesses. It contains the world's longest mountain...

Southern Alberta: Dino Trails (Season 2)

Southern Alberta: Dino Trails (Season 2)

Brandy Y Productions BYP058

Meet Zuul, a new dinosaur at the Royal Ontario Museum, learn about Southern Alberta's dinosaurs and...

Space Race: W5

Space Race: W5

CTV CTV743

Sixty years have passed since Sputnik was launched by the Russians and the Americans entered the...

Spirit of the Age

Spirit of the Age

BBC BBC019

Cartography may have a basis in science, but even in the hands of experts and authorities, it...

Spirit of Tibet: Journey to Enlightenment, The Life and World of Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche

Spirit of Tibet: Journey to Enlightenment, The Life and World of...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527235

The Spirit of Tibet is an intimate glimpse into the life and world of one of Tibet's most revered...

Spotlight on the Balkans

Spotlight on the Balkans

National Film Board Of Canada NFB541297

A look at the history of the Balkan countries, and their post-World War II problems and...

Stories of Courage

Stories of Courage

Sound Venture SVP399

Learn about stories of courage from those who lived and died in the World Wars that shaped our...

Subcontracting for Victory

Subcontracting for Victory

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522492

As Canada's World War II industrial production increased, contractors were encouraged to...

Suburban Living: Six Solutions

Suburban Living: Six Solutions

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527125

A comparison of solutions to the problems of suburban living as found in some of the world's...

Suffer Little Children

Suffer Little Children

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523817

At the end of World War II there were sixty million sick and starving children in Europe. Clothes...

Summerhill

Summerhill

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528774

A visit to a school without fixed rules, where students study as they wish, and are their own...

Sunrise Over Tiananmen Square

Sunrise Over Tiananmen Square

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520988

Sunrise Over Tiananmen Square is a visual autobiography of an artist who grew up in China during...

Survival

Survival

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521646

Animal communities have rules, customs and behaviour patterns that are often similar to those of...

Sweet: Confucius Was a Foodie! A New World Adventure in an Ancient Cuisine (Seasons 3)

Sweet: Confucius Was a Foodie! A New World Adventure in an...

Lofty Sky Distribution LSD018

Chinese cuisines use sugar very differently from Western cuisines, and Christine starts her...

Targets: Reporters in Iraq

Targets: Reporters in Iraq

National Film Board Of Canada NFB541430

Since 2004, the war in Iraq has become impossibly dangerous for journalists. Few remain there and...

Teaching Peace: In a Time of War

Teaching Peace: In a Time of War

National Film Board Of Canada NFB531639

A decade of civil war cost the lives of more than 250,000 people in the former Yugoslavia. The...

The Ascent of Woman: A 10,000 Year Story

The Ascent of Woman: A 10,000 Year Story

Films Media Group 394909

In this four-part series, Dr. Amanda Foreman traverses countries and continents to uncover and...

The Babushkas of Chernobyl (52 Minute Version)

The Babushkas of Chernobyl (52 Minute Version)

Video Project, Inc. TVP053

A STORY OF 3 UNLIKELY HEROINES IN THE MOST TOXIC PLACE ON EARTH... In the radioactive Dead Zone...

The Back-breaking Leaf

The Back-breaking Leaf

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526397

Smokers say it's relaxing, but tobacco harvesters call it 'the back-breaking leaf.' Here is a...

The Battle of Bell Island (W5)

The Battle of Bell Island (W5)

CTV CTV449

For two days in the fall of 1942, German Forces attacked Canada in the Battle of Bell Island...

The Battle of Vimy Ridge

The Battle of Vimy Ridge

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521780

In the cold dawn of Easter Monday on April 9, 1917, the Canadian trenches facing Vimy Ridge in the...

The Battle of Vimy Ridge - Part 1: Setting the Stage

The Battle of Vimy Ridge - Part 1: Setting the Stage

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527323

In the cold dawn of Easter Monday on April 9, 1917, the Canadian trenches facing Vimy Ridge in the...

The Battle of Vimy Ridge - Part 2: Keys to Victory

The Battle of Vimy Ridge - Part 2: Keys to Victory

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525692

In the cold dawn of Easter Monday on April 9, 1917, the Canadian trenches facing Vimy Ridge in the...

The Battle of Vimy Ridge - Part 3: The Battle Looms

The Battle of Vimy Ridge - Part 3: The Battle Looms

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526936

In the cold dawn of Easter Monday on April 9, 1917, the Canadian trenches facing Vimy Ridge in the...

The Battle of Vimy Ridge - Part 4: The Battle Joined and Won

The Battle of Vimy Ridge - Part 4: The Battle Joined and Won

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528400

In the cold dawn of Easter Monday on April 9, 1917, the Canadian trenches facing Vimy Ridge in the...

The Big Snit

The Big Snit

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520766

This wonderful wacky animation film looks at two simultaneous conflicts, a macrocosm of global...

The Bomb and Us, the Atomic Weapon Today

The Bomb and Us, the Atomic Weapon Today

Cinefete A198-004

Nuclear warhead count: Russia 7290 | United States 7000 | France 300 | China 260 | United Kingdom...

The Burden They Carry

The Burden They Carry

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524185

Shows one of Sweden's best known sex educators, Dr. Maj-Britt Bergström-Wahlan, as she speaks with...

The Circle

The Circle

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528122

Produced in 1967, this black and white film is an inmate's view of Daytop, a drug treatment centre...

The Coldspring Project

The Coldspring Project

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522166

The human side of town planning, as exemplified in Baltimore, Maryland. The Coldspring Project...

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