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The Origins Of Africa

The Origins Of Africa

Cinefete DVDA259-S02-04

Africa may seem to be a young continent, as it has only been explored in its entirety since the...

The Other Zionists

The Other Zionists

National Film Board Of Canada NFB536494

Ronnee Jaeger is the Canadian-born founder of an Israeli organization called 'Machsom Watch' or...

The Pacific War: A Trilogy - Kwai

The Pacific War: A Trilogy - Kwai

National Film Board Of Canada NFB534683

Kwai tells the story of the 'railway of death' immortalized in David Lean's movie The Bridge on the...

The Pacific War: A Trilogy - Nagasaki

The Pacific War: A Trilogy - Nagasaki

National Film Board Of Canada NFB534684

On August 9, 1945, America dropped its second atomic bomb on Nagasaki, three days after the bomb on...

The Pacific War: A Trilogy - Saipan

The Pacific War: A Trilogy - Saipan

National Film Board Of Canada NFB534685

Award-winning director Serge Viallet uses never-before-seen archival film from the Second World War...

The Pacifist Who Went to War

The Pacifist Who Went to War

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520861

In 1939, as Canada joined World War II, a social crisis pulled apart the Mennonite communities of...

The People Between

The People Between

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525231

A film about China and its people, caught between Chieng Kai Shek, with his nationalists, and Mao...

The Politics of Hate

The Politics of Hate

Passion River Films PR4017

From the award-winning director Michael Perlman (Tibet: Beyond Fear, Free China, The 99%) comes...

The Price of Duty

The Price of Duty

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524811

In the first three years of U.N. peacekeeping activity in former Yugoslavia, ten Canadian soldiers...

The Promised Band

The Promised Band

Indiecan Entertainment Inc. ICE010

They needed a cover story to cross the Israeli border. So They Created An All-Girl Rock Band. THE...

The Real Olympics

The Real Olympics

PBS Video 040481

No event in the ancient world compared to the Olympic Games. With Greek culture and influence at...

The Relationship

The Relationship

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525474

This film explores how Canada wavers between rejection and acceptance of closer ties with the...

The Right to Work Movement

The Right to Work Movement

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527697

This brief introduction to the Right to Work movement focuses on the opening of the Right to Work...

The Road to Civvy Street

The Road to Civvy Street

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526002

A look at the various programs and services available through the Canadian government to help...

The Roman Empire in the First Century

The Roman Empire in the First Century

PBS Video 040029

Two thousand years ago, at the dawn of the first century, the ancient world was ruled by Rome...

The Sámi, Four Lands, One People

The Sámi, Four Lands, One People

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522171

There are 35 000 Sámi who live in Norway, Sweden, Finland and the Soviet Union. Northern...

The Story of H.M.S. Shannon

The Story of H.M.S. Shannon

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526015

A lively touch to any program, this song story describes an incident in the War of 1812. Colourful...

The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama

The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama

PBS Video 041693

The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama. Simon Schama presents an epic five-part series exploring...

The Streets of Saigon

The Streets of Saigon

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522212

A film about the people of Saigon as seen through the experiences of three young American...

The Sun and the Night

The Sun and the Night

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527305

There are ten million people in refugee camps throughout the Third World. These anonymous victims...

The Thin Blue Line

The Thin Blue Line

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522619

A look at the role of the Canadian contingent of the United Nations Emergency Force in maintaining...

The Third Heaven

The Third Heaven

National Film Board Of Canada NFB539536

The massive immigration of Hong Kong Chinese has reshaped the face of Vancouver. The Third Heaven...

The Tibetan Book of the Dead: A Way of Life

The Tibetan Book of the Dead: A Way of Life

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523935

This two-part series explores ancient teachings on death and dying. It was filmed over a four-month...

The Tibetan Book of the Dead: The Great Liberation

The Tibetan Book of the Dead: The Great Liberation

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524066

The Tibetan Book of the Dead is a two-part series that explores ancient teachings on death and...

The Tree That Remembers

The Tree That Remembers

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523681

In 1992 a young Iranian student hanged himself on the outskirts of a small Ontario town. Having...

The True Story of Sawney Beane

The True Story of Sawney Beane

National Film Board Of Canada NFB533937

In 16th-century Scotland, young Sawney Beane yearns to itch and scratch and buccaneer. So he bids...

The Two Kingstons

The Two Kingstons

National Film Board Of Canada NFB564222

The cities and people of Kingston, Ontario, and Kingston, New York, are contrasted and compared,...

The Un-Canadians

The Un-Canadians

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526629

In the late 1940s through to the early '70s, one million Canadians were investigated by their own...

The Universal Clock - The Resistance of Peter Watkins

The Universal Clock - The Resistance of Peter Watkins

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522223

In this age of infotainment, documentaries are very much in vogue with television audiences seeking...

The Vimy Pilgrimage: The Great War Tour

The Vimy Pilgrimage: The Great War Tour

Breakthrough Entertainment BTE167

Norm Christie reveals the extraordinary story of the largest peacetime armada in Canadian history...

The Voyage of the St. Louis

The Voyage of the St. Louis

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525785

In the summer of 1939, the German luxury liner St. Louis sailed from Hamburg to Cuba, carrying 937...

The War for Men's Minds

The War for Men's Minds

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523552

Describes the war on the information and propaganda fronts, and the hopes for the future founded on...

The War for Men's Minds (Long Version)

The War for Men's Minds (Long Version)

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528021

Describes the war on the information and propaganda fronts, and the hopes for the future founded on...

The War of 1812

The War of 1812

PBS Video 041425

For two and a half years, Americans fought against the British, Canadian colonists, and native...

The White Ship

The White Ship

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521587

Sailing ships on an open sea make an attractive sight, all the more to be valued because of their...

The World According to Xi Jinping

The World According to Xi Jinping

Cinefete DVDA269-010 A

January 15th, 2017 will remain etched in stone as a historical moment when China's president of 4...

The World's Largest Studio

The World's Largest Studio

National Film Board Of Canada NFB543736

Larger than Universal's and Paramount's combined, Hengdian World Studios features 12 motion picture...

They Chose China

They Chose China

National Film Board Of Canada NFB535041

It is January 1954. The Korean War is over. Captured UN soldiers held in POW camps are free to...

This Is Blitz

This Is Blitz

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524588

This panoramic survey shows what blitzkreig tactics did to Western Europe and how, at the time of...

Thoughts on Fogo and Norway

Thoughts on Fogo and Norway

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525097

A discussion on the methods of fishing, marketing, organization and welfare in Norway, with...

Through Conflict to Negotiation

Through Conflict to Negotiation

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525629

A community action group in Rochester, New York, confronts the community's largest employer on the...

Through My Thick Glasses

Through My Thick Glasses

National Film Board Of Canada NFB529648

An old man tells his granddaughter his personal story of the Second World War. Brimming with...

Tibet: Beyond Fear

Tibet: Beyond Fear

Passion River Films PR2173

With an opening by Richard Gere, this award winning television documentary has been translated into...

Tiger Spirit

Tiger Spirit

National Film Board Of Canada NFB546549

WINNER – 2009 DONALD BRITTAIN GEMINI AWARDFOR BEST SOCIAL/ POLITICAL DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMKorea is...

Timber Front

Timber Front

National Film Board Of Canada NFB545926

This film gives an account of the importance of Canada's forests in the national war effort and...

Time Scanners Series

Time Scanners Series

PBS Video 041735

With cutting - edge technology that can "read" buildings, ruins and landscapes from ancient worlds,...

Time Scanners: Colosseum

Time Scanners: Colosseum

PBS Video 041828

The Colosseum in Rome has been pored over for hundreds of years by scientists and historians who...

Time Scanners: Egyptian Pyramids

Time Scanners: Egyptian Pyramids

PBS Video 041712

Follow world famous structural engineer Steve Burrows, as he and the Time Scanners team travel to...

Time Scanners: Petra

Time Scanners: Petra

PBS Video 041713

Structural engineer Steve Burrows leads the Time Scanners team to the Middle East to scan the...

Time Scanners: St. Paul's Cathedral

Time Scanners: St. Paul's Cathedral

PBS Video 041714

Join structural engineer Steve Burrows as he takes his team of laser-scanning experts to...

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