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Dollar Dance

Dollar Dance

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525240

Made during the Second World War, this publicity trailer used the technique of drawing directly on...

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...

Double Heritage

Double Heritage

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526778

The great unmapped territories of the Canadian North and the impetus of war are reviewed in this...

Dragons of Crime: Climbing the Golden Mountain

Dragons of Crime: Climbing the Golden Mountain

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528037

The powerful story of the shocking spread of Asian organized crime from coastal China to Canada and...

Düsseldorf - Balanced Urban Growth

Düsseldorf - Balanced Urban Growth

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522546

Individualized for profit, yet harmonious in its whole, Düsseldorf has met and largely conquered...

Egypt's Golden Empire

Egypt's Golden Empire

PBS Video 040146

In 1570 B.C., Rome was a marsh, the Acropolis an empty rock, but Egypt was 1,000 years old. The...

Elusive Justice: The Search for Nazi War Criminals

Elusive Justice: The Search for Nazi War Criminals

PBS Video 041468

An unprecedented PBS documentary exploring the 65-year effort to identify, prosecute and punish the...

Empires Collection: The Dynasties

Empires Collection: The Dynasties

PBS Video 040737

Within the history of civilization are great eras of struggle, triumph, and loss. These periods are...

Empires: Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire

Empires: Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire

PBS Video 040447

Japan blossomed into its Renaissance at approximately the same time as Europe. Unlike the West, it...

Empires: Martin Luther

Empires: Martin Luther

PBS Video 040013

Martin Luther's 95 theses gained popularity with the common people, but the Church excommunicated...

Empires: Napoleon

Empires: Napoleon

PBS Video 040027

"The Summit of Greatness" recounts Napoleon's brilliant conquest of most of Europe, including a...

Empires: The Medici: Godfathers of the Renaissance

Empires: The Medici: Godfathers of the Renaissance

PBS Video 040387

From a base in 15th-century Florence, the Medici family used charm, patronage, duplicity, and...

End of a Summer Day

End of a Summer Day

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528748

A comment without words on the ancient theme of love and war: the man called to arms for his...

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

National Film Board Of Canada NFB537408

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room is a riveting documentary that's every bit as absorbing as...

Escape from a Nazi Death Camp

Escape from a Nazi Death Camp

PBS Video 041716

The Nazi death camp at Sobibor was created solely for the mass extermination of Jews. But on...

Evangeline's Quest

Evangeline's Quest

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526428

Published in 1847, Evangeline. A Tale of Acadie has enjoyed such outstanding success that its...

Everyday Life

Everyday Life

National Film Board Of Canada NFB519829

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

Everywhere in the World

Everywhere in the World

National Film Board Of Canada NFB540788

This film demonstrates the ways in which the United States and the Commonwealth countries...

Extraordinary Animals

Extraordinary Animals

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521123

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

Eye Witness No. 25

Eye Witness No. 25

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520015

New Methods Feed the North: To defeat their ancient enemy, hunger, Inuit and Indians of Canada's...

Eye Witness No. 40

Eye Witness No. 40

National Film Board Of Canada NFB541199

The Port of Flowing Grain: The lakehead cities of Fort William and Port Arthur--funnelling centre...

Eye Witness No. 42

Eye Witness No. 42

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527311

West German soil resounds again to the tread of marching feet and the rumble of armored...

Eye Witness No. 43

Eye Witness No. 43

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521885

Traffic Cops in Jumpers and Jeans: Ottawa children of the School Safety Patrol make street...

Eye Witness No. 46

Eye Witness No. 46

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523343

Gadget Ship Aids Mariners: The National Research Council's floating laboratory ship, the Radel,...

Eye Witness No. 47

Eye Witness No. 47

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528252

Their Clinic's the World: Operating from Geneva, Switzerland, the World Health Organization brings...

Eye Witness No. 48

Eye Witness No. 48

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525363

Modes by Mail: A look behind the scenes shows how mail order catalogues in Canada are serving a...

Eye Witness No. 53

Eye Witness No. 53

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527400

Every year thousands of immigrants enter Canada. But what of their homelands and the ties they...

Eye Witness No. 58

Eye Witness No. 58

National Film Board Of Canada NFB549827

Canadian Works with U.N.'s Problem Refugees: Dr. Robert Westwater, an Ottawa educator, helps UNESCO...

Eye Witness No. 65

Eye Witness No. 65

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523815

Old Glory Weather Station: Life on top of the world is a year-round experience for meteorologists...

Eye Witness No. 78

Eye Witness No. 78

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527975

Montrealers Take Molière to Paris: Members of Montréal's Théâtre du nouveau monde find time for...

Falling from Ladders

Falling from Ladders

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520121

Simply by putting about twenty Swedish men, women and young people in front of his camera and...

Family

Family

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522697

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

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - Sam's Army: Part 1

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - Sam's Army: Part 1

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520710

Sam's Army is a compelling portrait of a complex man and the formidable military he built. Sam...

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - Sam's Army: Part 2

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - Sam's Army: Part 2

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521894

Sam's Army is a compelling portrait of a complex man and the formidable military he built. Sam...

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - Sam's Army: Part 3

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - Sam's Army: Part 3

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525979

Sam's Army is a compelling portrait of a complex man and the formidable military he built. Sam...

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - The Last 100 Days: Part 1

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - The Last 100 Days:...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524870

The Last 100 Days recounts Canada's vital contribution to ending the First World War in 1918--as...

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - The Last 100 Days: Part 2

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - The Last 100 Days:...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523324

The Last 100 Days recounts Canada's vital contribution to ending the First World War in 1918--as...

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - The Last 100 Days: Part 3

Far from Home: Canada and the Great War - The Last 100 Days:...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522426

The Last 100 Days recounts Canada's vital contribution to ending the First World War in 1918--as...

Fields of Sacrifice

Fields of Sacrifice

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520203

A film of dignity and beauty, a memorable tribute to the more than 100 000 Canadians who gave their...

Fighter Wing

Fighter Wing

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522710

A film of Royal Canadian Air Force jet pilots in Zweibrucken, West Germany.Click here for Full...

Fighting Norway

Fighting Norway

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520394

During World War II Norwegian patriots struck at Germany from the rear, linking Canada, the United...

Fighting Sea-Fleas

Fighting Sea-Fleas

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523390

This wartime documentary from the Canada Carries On series explains the importance of the motor...

Fighting Ships

Fighting Ships

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526342

The story of a shipyard worker who felt he was not playing a vital part in World War II. He is...

Finding Private Foster (W5)

Finding Private Foster (W5)

CTV CTV021

A high school teacher tries to bring new life to memories of the First World War. Teacher Blake...

Firemen Go to War

Firemen Go to War

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523379

This is a record of the part played during World War II by the Canadian Corps of Firefighters in...

First Peoples

First Peoples

PBS Video 041795

200,000 years ago we took our first steps in Africa. Today there are 7 billion of us living across...

Five for Four

Five for Four

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525939

A short film made to promote the sale of war bonds, 5 for 4 is set to “Pinetop’s Boogie,”...

Flight Path of Heroes: A Nation Soars Series

Flight Path of Heroes: A Nation Soars Series

Sound Venture SVP397

The past and present come together during a flying celebratory road show that spans two nations and...

Flipping Out

Flipping Out

National Film Board Of Canada NFB545885

Military service is compulsory in Israel for all Jewish men and women. After their years of...

Food, Weapon of Conquest

Food, Weapon of Conquest

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521630

The Nazi-occupied countries have been forced to hand over their farm produce to Germany, leaving...

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