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Food: Secret of the Peace

Food: Secret of the Peace

National Film Board Of Canada NFB541216

This film presents an analysis of the chief postwar problem in liberated Europe. Opening with...

For Man Must Work or The End of Work

For Man Must Work or The End of Work

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524423

The 20th century has seen the creation of colossal wealth and exploding economies. But the days of...

For the Moment

For the Moment

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528391

The lyrical love story of a married prairie woman and an Australian pilot set against the Second...

Forbidden Forest

Forbidden Forest

National Film Board Of Canada NFB531876

The government of New Brunswick has handed the management of millions of acre of Crown land to six...

Forgotten Warriors

Forgotten Warriors

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525447

Although they could not be conscripted, when World War II was declared, thousands of Indigenous...

Fortress Japan

Fortress Japan

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524017

Produced at a critical point in the war against Japan, this film assesses the strength of enemy...

Four Centuries of Growing Pains

Four Centuries of Growing Pains

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528668

The film traces the origins of the British Commonwealth through four hundred years of history. It...

Freedom Had a Price

Freedom Had a Price

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520426

Freedom Had a Price tells the little-known story of those Ukrainian immigrants who, described by...

French Man, Native Son

French Man, Native Son

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527179

When 16-year-old Jean-Luc Battuz met Lonnie and Theresa Selam's family on the Yakima Reservation...

From Baghdad to Peace Country

From Baghdad to Peace Country

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522254

In 1999, a life-altering journey to Baghdad changed the focus of Canadian artist Deryk Houston's...

From Far Away

From Far Away

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522271

This touching story tells of Saoussan, a young girl struggling to adjust to a new world after being...

Frontline Report No. 6

Frontline Report No. 6

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528824

Events reviewed include the arrival of King George VI to inspect Canadian troops in Belgium; flame...

FRONTLINE: Bitter Rivals: Iran and Saudi Arabia

FRONTLINE: Bitter Rivals: Iran and Saudi Arabia

PBS Video 041901

From the devastating war in Syria, to the crisis in Yemen, to continuing turmoil in Iraq, much of...

Gene Boy Came Home

Gene Boy Came Home

National Film Board Of Canada NFB542310

Eugene 'Gene Boy' (pronounced Genie Boy) Benedict was raised by his Great Uncle and Aunt on the...

Geopolitik - Hitler's Plan for Empire

Geopolitik - Hitler's Plan for Empire

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524958

Hitler planned to dominate the world. A major factor in his thinking was the geopolitical theory of...

Georges P. Vanier: Soldier, Diplomat, Governor General

Georges P. Vanier: Soldier, Diplomat, Governor General

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524320

Canada's Governor-General Vanier is viewed against events in which he played a prominent part. His...

Global Air Routes

Global Air Routes

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526771

This is an account of the development of air transport during wartime and a review of problems to...

Glove Story

Glove Story

National Film Board Of Canada NFB532221

In the winter of 2005, Magda Zimmering, 82, lost her left glove while visiting the grave of her...

Going to War

Going to War

PBS Video 041902

What is it really like to go to war? For millennia, only warriors could really answer that...

Goodbye War

Goodbye War

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520321

Goodbye War looks at some of the causes and consequences of the last two World Wars and of recent...

Guilty Men

Guilty Men

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523065

The chief war criminals, and the varied ways in which their careers came to an end.Click here for...

Hand of God, Hand of the Devil

Hand of God, Hand of the Devil

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527172

In April 1994, the international community sat by and watched while a million Tutsi men, women and...

Hands for the Harvest

Hands for the Harvest

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520453

Solutions to the problem of the acute farm labour shortages are discussed. Camps for high-school...

Headline Hunters

Headline Hunters

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521817

This account of the broadcasters and journalists who relay the war news back to Canada includes...

Heaven or Not

Heaven or Not

National Film Board Of Canada NFB543292

Filmed in the quaint prairie town of Herbert, Saskatchewan, Heaven or Not by filmmakers Zuzana...

Henry Ford's America, L'Amérique des Ford

Henry Ford's America, L'Amérique des Ford

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528850

A documentary film about the automobile and its effect on the history of North America, focusing...

Henry Ford's America, L'Amérique des Ford

Henry Ford's America, L'Amérique des Ford

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528850

A documentary film about the automobile and its effect on the history of North America, focusing...

Heroes of the Atlantic

Heroes of the Atlantic

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528044

A revelation in human terms of the work of the Merchant Navy and the Royal Canadian Navy in the...

HIDDEN INDIA: KERALA SPICELANDS

HIDDEN INDIA: KERALA SPICELANDS

PBS Video 040217

Where in the world have Hindus, Muslims, Christians and Jews lived together in harmony? Try the...

Highlights from Royal Journey

Highlights from Royal Journey

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521981

A documentary account of the five-week visit of Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh to...

Hillary: Everest and Beyond

Hillary: Everest and Beyond

PBS Video 041904

Sir Edmund Hillary was a bee-keeper, mountaineer, war veteran, explorer, philanthropist,...

Historic Highway, Upper Canada

Historic Highway, Upper Canada

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527586

A tour of historic sites from Crysler's Farm on the St. Lawrence to Amherstburg on the Detroit...

Home Front

Home Front

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520866

During World War I Canadian women watched a half-million of their men march into the unknown. With...

Hope for the Future

Hope for the Future

National Film Board Of Canada NFB544935

Armed with their video cameras, 32 students from across Canada travel to the Balkans seeking that...

How They Saw Us: Proudly She Marches

How They Saw Us: Proudly She Marches

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525029

A recruitment film made in 1943. Its words offer women the excitement and challenge of new kinds of...

How They Saw Us: Women at War

How They Saw Us: Women at War

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527479

This 1942 British film, Women at War, contrasts sharply with similar Canadian productions. It...

Hue: A Matter of Colour

Hue: A Matter of Colour

National Film Board Of Canada NFB561195

Hue, by renowned director and cinematographer Vic Sarin, is a personal, heartfelt investigation...

Hunters of the North Pole

Hunters of the North Pole

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524231

A glimpse of life as far north as it can be lived, with scenes of walrus, seal and polar-bear...

I.L.O. (International Labour Organization)

I.L.O. (International Labour Organization)

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528666

The film shows how the International Labour Organization, established in 1919, continues to bring...

If Only I Were an Indian...

If Only I Were an Indian...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523314

If Only I Were an Indian... accompanies three aboriginal elders from Manitoba on a voyage to the...

If You Love This Planet

If You Love This Planet

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526951

This film records a lecture given to students by outspoken nuclear critic, Dr. Helen Caldicott,...

Images for Export

Images for Export

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525630

A probing look at the war in El Salvador and North America's role in prolonging the conflict...

Imperfect Union: Canadian Labour and the Left - Part 3 - Falling Apart and Getting Together

Imperfect Union: Canadian Labour and the Left - Part 3 - Falling...

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521946

World War II turns Canada into an industrial power, and creates a mass trade-union movement...

Imperial Sunset

Imperial Sunset

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520322

A film epigram about the British Empire upon which, it was said, the sun never set. This is a...

In Bed with an Elephant

In Bed with an Elephant

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528489

Using archival film footage, this hour-long documentary provides a gripping retrospective of United...

In Desperate Battle: Normandy 1944

In Desperate Battle: Normandy 1944

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527966

On June 6, 1944, a combined force of American, British and Canadian troops landed on the beaches...

In God's Command

In God's Command

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522104

On battlefields throughout history, the army chaplain has been there, offering spiritual support...

In Search of Ancient Ireland

In Search of Ancient Ireland

PBS Video 040145

In Search of Ancient Ireland explores events and stories from 2000 B.C., when Stone Age farmers...

In Their Footsteps: W5

In Their Footsteps: W5

CTV CTV692

W5's Sandie Rinaldo joins a group of Canadian high school students, chaperones, and Holocaust...

Independent Lens: Birth of a Movement

Independent Lens: Birth of a Movement

PBS Video 041873

In 1915, African American newspaper editor and civil rights activist William Monroe Trotter waged a...

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