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At the Wheel: Under the Influence

At the Wheel: Under the Influence

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523783

This film follows two people accused of murder as a result of drunk driving as they make their way...

Atlantic Crossroads

Atlantic Crossroads

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521002

Newfoundland's role in World War II, her economic structure and post-war prospects are discussed as...

Atlantic Patrol

Atlantic Patrol

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523523

This first film in the Canada Carries On series describes the work of the Canadian seamen who...

Azorian: The Raising of the K-129

Azorian: The Raising of the K-129

PBS Video 041319

In 1968 the Soviet ballistic missile submarine K-129 sank in the Central North Pacific. American...

Back to Jobs

Back to Jobs

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525508

An account of the return of Canadian veterans to civilian life, including those who, because of war...

Baghdad Twist

Baghdad Twist

National Film Board Of Canada NFB543826

It could be anywhere. A mid-1960s wedding reception captured on Super-8 film. Narrow ties. Bouffant...

Balablok

Balablok

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525412

Des Cubes se rendent compte de l'existence des Ronds. De l'étonnement, ils passent à la moquerie,...

Banshees Over Canada

Banshees Over Canada

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524493

Illustrating Britain's preparations for air attack, scenes show destruction wrought by enemy...

Barbed Wire and Mandolins

Barbed Wire and Mandolins

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523539

On June 10, 1940, Italy entered the Second World War. Overnight, the Canadian government came to...

Battle of Brains

Battle of Brains

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522125

This film illustrates the difference between World War II and the war of 1914, emphasizing the...

Battle of Europe

Battle of Europe

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525657

The story of air power over Europe that shows how night saturation raids by British and Canadian...

Beef Inc.

Beef Inc.

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523025

A struggle for control of the world food market is waging, and the battle promises to escalate in...

Behind the Swastika: Nazi Atrocities

Behind the Swastika: Nazi Atrocities

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523252

Nazi atrocities in concentration camps and prisons. Behind the huge swastika flags and the cheering...

Beirut! Not Enough Death to Go Round

Beirut! Not Enough Death to Go Round

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520260

This documentary presents a moving and graphic portrait of the people of war-torn Beirut in their...

Believing

Believing

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522241

Goethe once said, 'Europe was made on the road to Compostelo.' Stretching from France to the...

Below Zero

Below Zero

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522887

A look at life in the frigid zones of our northern hemisphere, in many lands from Alaska to the...

Bethune

Bethune

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525425

A film biography of Dr. Norman Bethune, the Canadian doctor who served with the loyalists during...

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

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

Lofty Sky Distribution LSD020

The taste of Chinese medicinal herbs, bitter flavor is said to clear "heat", strengthen the...

Blue Vanguard (Revised)

Blue Vanguard (Revised)

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520973

A film made for the United Nations to chronicle its role in restoring peace in the Middle East...

Bluenose Schooner

Bluenose Schooner

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524681

The camera follows the Flora Alberta, a bluenose schooner, on a cod fishing trip to the Grand...

Bombing the Nazis

Bombing the Nazis

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522935

Royal Air Force newsreel report of the devastation wrought by bombers and American fortress...

Book Bargain

Book Bargain

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521665

A documentary about the production of the London telephone book that Norman McLaren directed in...

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,...

Break-through

Break-through

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520662

Allied troops land on the Normandy coast and drive eastward to the gates of Germany. Opening scenes...

Breaking Ranks

Breaking Ranks

National Film Board Of Canada NFB539251

Breaking Ranks is a moving documentary about the plight of four U.S. soldiers seeking sanctuary in...

Building Alaska

Building Alaska

PBS Video 041267

Building Alaska, a documentary about the people who built Alaska's great engineering projects in...

Building an Organization

Building an Organization

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520618

In this film we witness obstacles encountered by a new community action organization in Buffalo,...

Call for Volunteers

Call for Volunteers

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523141

The story of the women of Winnipeg, who, by canning fruit for the troops, raising money for mobile...

Canada and the American Revolution (1763-1783)

Canada and the American Revolution (1763-1783)

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525118

The film deals with the dramatic and fateful pattern of divergence between the ambitions of the...

Canada at the Coronation

Canada at the Coronation

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524553

The colour and pageantry of the coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and of Canada's...

Canada at War, Part 10: Cinderella on the Left

Canada at War, Part 10: Cinderella on the Left

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521605

June - December 1944. V-1 rockets, and later V-2s, rain death and destruction on Britain; their...

Canada at War, Part 11: Crisis on the Hill

Canada at War, Part 11: Crisis on the Hill

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524643

September 1944 - March 1945. On the eve of victory Canada faces an internal crisis: an acute...

Canada at War, Part 12: V Was for Victory

Canada at War, Part 12: V Was for Victory

National Film Board Of Canada NFB533622

April-August 1945. Hitler had said: 'Whoever lights the torch of war in Europe can wish for nothing...

Canada at War, Part 13: The Clouded Dawn

Canada at War, Part 13: The Clouded Dawn

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528770

August 1945 - 1946. Japan surrenders. World War II is over, but the scars are deep. Canadian...

Canada at War, Part 1: Dusk

Canada at War, Part 1: Dusk

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522689

1936 - March 1940. In Europe war clouds gather as Germany re-arms and Hitler propounds his 'master...

Canada at War, Part 2: Blitzkrieg

Canada at War, Part 2: Blitzkrieg

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523929

April - November 1940. With devastating speed Germany takes Holland, Belgium and Luxembourg. Italy...

Canada at War, Part 3: Year of Siege

Canada at War, Part 3: Year of Siege

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520435

September 1940 - October 1941. The Battle of the Atlantic begins. German U-boats take their toll of...

Canada at War, Part 4: Days of Infamy

Canada at War, Part 4: Days of Infamy

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522804

December 1941 - June 1942. The war is now global and pressures on Canada mount. Without warning...

Canada at War, Part 5: Ebbtide

Canada at War, Part 5: Ebbtide

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521210

July - September 1942. A time of defeat and disaster. Hitler is at the apex of his power. A...

Canada at War, Part 6: Turn of the Tide

Canada at War, Part 6: Turn of the Tide

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524832

October 1942 - July 1943. The inherent strength of the Allies begins to be felt. Canadian...

Canada at War, Part 7: Road to Ortona

Canada at War, Part 7: Road to Ortona

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520053

July 1943 - January l944. The objective at last--Fortress Europe. The Canadian 1st Division,...

Canada at War, Part 8: New Directions

Canada at War, Part 8: New Directions

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524725

December 1943 - June 1944. Canada, war-seasoned, girds for the final assault. In London,...

Canada at War, Part 9: The Norman Summer

Canada at War, Part 9: The Norman Summer

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524959

June - September 1944. D-Day, June 6, 1944. In early morning hours, infantry carriers, including...

Canada Between Two World Wars, Le Canada entre les deux guerres mondiales

Canada Between Two World Wars, Le Canada entre les deux guerres...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528248

A vivid review of life in Canada between the end of World War I and the beginning of World War II...

Canada Between Two World Wars, Le Canada entre les deux guerres mondiales

Canada Between Two World Wars, Le Canada entre les deux guerres...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528248

A vivid review of life in Canada between the end of World War I and the beginning of World War II...

Canada Communiqué No. 15: The Road Ahead

Canada Communiqué No. 15: The Road Ahead

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522093

This is a rehabilitation short, showing how veterans can re-establish themselves to their best...

Canada Communique No. 16

Canada Communique No. 16

National Film Board Of Canada NFB544301

White Treasure: Salt used in the industrial front of World War II is mined at Malagash, Nova...

Canada Remembers - Part One - Turning the Tide

Canada Remembers - Part One - Turning the Tide

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522188

Men and machines begin the move down to the Channel coast of England. Naval vessels gather, air...

Canada Remembers - Part Three - Endings and Beginnings

Canada Remembers - Part Three - Endings and Beginnings

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522081

Paratroopers dropping down to fight beyond the Rhine ushered in the final phase of the war in...

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