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Marilyn Waring on Women and Economics Show Two

Marilyn Waring on Women and Economics Show Two

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526492

With irony and intelligence Marilyn Waring demystifies the language of economics by defining it as...

Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World

Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World

PBS Video 041885

Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World Narrated by Hugh Bonneville (Downtown Abbey), the...

Memorandum

Memorandum

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525836

The memorandum was Hitler's and the subject was the solution to the 'Jewish problem.' In this film,...

Memories of War

Memories of War

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521240

This haunting animation film, rich with symbolism, is the filmmaker's plea for a peaceful world in...

Millennium

Millennium

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528678

A look at the sacred art (iconography), the religion, and the history of Ukraine in the year of the...

Minoru: Memory of Exile

Minoru: Memory of Exile

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522574

The bombing of the American naval base at Pearl Harbor, by a nation he knew only by name, thrust...

Mon enfant, ma terre / My Child, My Land

Mon enfant, ma terre / My Child, My Land

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521396

Quand un enfant du tiers-monde meurt à la suite de l'explosion d'une mine antipersonnel, c'est que...

Money, Goods and Prices

Money, Goods and Prices

National Film Board Of Canada NFB519909

This animated portrayal of Canada's wartime economy uses simple symbols to present economic...

Mony a Pickle

Mony a Pickle

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523261

In the short sequence that Norman McLaren contributed to this publicity film for the savings bank...

More Homes for More People

More Homes for More People

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522496

This film shows materials used in all stages of construction of three sets of semi-detached...

Musicians in Exile

Musicians in Exile

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524687

Filmed on location in New York City, Paris and London, this powerful documentary focuses on artists...

My Grandmother Ironed the King's Shirts

My Grandmother Ironed the King's Shirts

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527046

Torill Kove's grandmother often told her stories. One in particular revolved around ironing shirts...

My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes

My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes

PBS Video 041822

Would you risk your life to save a stranger? My Italian Secret tells the story of cycling idol...

My Mother's Village

My Mother's Village

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528264

In a documentary that spans two continents and several generations, acclaimed director John...

My Name Is Kahentiiosta

My Name Is Kahentiiosta

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523700

Arrested after the 78-day armed standoff during the 1990 Oka crisis, Kahentiiosta, a young...

My Son Shall Be Armenian

My Son Shall Be Armenian

National Film Board Of Canada NFB533389

Exploring the question of Armenian identity, My Son Shall Be Armenian follows the initiatory...

Mystery of the Maya

Mystery of the Maya

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524993

Deep within the jungles of Mexico and Guatemala and extending into the limestone shelf of the...

Native America

Native America

PBS Video 041916

Native America challenges everything we thought we knew about the Americas before and since contact...

Neighbours

Neighbours

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526169

Two neighbours live side by side in harmony until a flower grows on the dividing line between...

Nelson Mandela: Canada AM

Nelson Mandela: Canada AM

CTV CTV613

A short, informative biography of Mandela - covers his involvement with the African National...

New Faces Come Back

New Faces Come Back

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522826

New Faces Come Back shows the part that plastic surgery played in giving disfigured servicemen a...

New York - Twin Parks Project - TV Channel 13

New York - Twin Parks Project - TV Channel 13

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526645

In a city which has become a symbol of urban disaster, two projects indicate an important...

Nigeria: Giant in Africa

Nigeria: Giant in Africa

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527738

This vivid recounting of Nigeria's history, from pre-European times to the mid-20th century,...

No Fish Where to Go

No Fish Where to Go

National Film Board Of Canada NFB565365

“Our planet—inhabited by people with different languages and customs.”   A friendship...

No Man's Land: Women Frontline Journalists

No Man's Land: Women Frontline Journalists

Bishari Films BF0004

This film travels to the front lines of Sarajevo and Afganistan, and also portrays famous women...

No More Hibakusha!

No More Hibakusha!

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521223

Hibakusha is the Japanese word for the survivors of the American bombings of Hiroshima and...

No More Hiroshima

No More Hiroshima

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528651

Hibakusha is the Japanese word for the survivors of the American bombings of Hiroshima and...

North of 60

North of 60

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521796

In this film on Canada's last frontier, we become acquainted with the blueprint stage in the...

Notes on Nuclear War

Notes on Nuclear War

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524100

This film follows the development of the nuclear arms race from Hiroshima to the nuclear stalemate...

NOVA: 3D Spies of WWII, Destroying Hitler's Top Secret Rockets

NOVA: 3D Spies of WWII, Destroying Hitler's Top Secret Rockets

PBS Video 041480

During World War II, Hitler's scientists developed terrifying new weapons of mass destruction...

NOVA: Building Pharaoh's Chariot

NOVA: Building Pharaoh's Chariot

PBS Video 041648

In Building Pharaoh's Chariot, a team of archaeologists, engineers, woodworkers, and horse trainers...

NOVA: D-Day's Sunken Secrets

NOVA: D-Day's Sunken Secrets

PBS Video 041719

On June 6, 1944, the Allies launched the biggest armada in history to invade the Normandy beaches...

NOVA: Escape from Nazi Alcatraz

NOVA: Escape from Nazi Alcatraz

PBS Video 041715

Colditz Castle, a notorious prisoner of war camp in Nazi Germany, was supposed to be escape-proof...

NOVA: First Air War

NOVA: First Air War

PBS Video 041748

When World War I began in 1914, the air forces of the opposing nations consisted of handfuls of...

NOVA: Great Escape at Dunkirk

NOVA: Great Escape at Dunkirk

PBS Video 041895

As France fell to the German armies in May 1940, 300,000 Allied troops were trapped on the beaches...

NOVA: Iceman Reborn

NOVA: Iceman Reborn

PBS Video 041840

Murdered more than 5,000 years ago, Otzi the Iceman is the oldest human mummy on Earth...

NOVA: Secrets of the Parthenon

NOVA: Secrets of the Parthenon

PBS Video 041304

Join a team of architects and engineers as they investigate the many mysteries of this icon of...

Now - The Peace

Now - The Peace

National Film Board Of Canada NFB541292

This film looks at the plans made at Dumbarton Oaks in 1945 for a renewed international...

Of Japanese Descent

Of Japanese Descent

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524754

The film shows Japanese relocation centres in central British Columbia. There are three main...

Of Lives Uprooted

Of Lives Uprooted

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528160

The civil wars in El Salvador and Guatemala are described by the children of those country through...

Offshore Oil: Are We Ready?

Offshore Oil: Are We Ready?

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526548

A cautionary document that explores in depth the impact that offshore oil discoveries have had on...

Olympic Swimmers

Olympic Swimmers

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526233

Shows Canada's top swimmers in training for the 1964 Olympic Games. In gymnasium and pool, under...

On the Road with Mary

On the Road with Mary

National Film Board Of Canada NFB536942

Why don't we do something to ease the suffering of the poor, the excluded? Because we live in fear...

One Team: W5

One Team: W5

CTV CTV747

TSN's Rick Westhead joins Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri in Rwanda as his Giants of Africa...

Open Secrets

Open Secrets

National Film Board Of Canada NFB521124

This provocative documentary uncovers a lost chapter in Canadian military history: how the Armed...

Ordeal by Ice

Ordeal by Ice

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525964

The secret winter maneuvers of the British Army's Lovat Scouts took place in the Canadian Rockies...

Où rougissent les coquelicots

Où rougissent les coquelicots

Franco Finn Films Inc. FF001F

Où rougissent les coquelicots est le portrait émouvant d’un soldat et de sa communauté durant...

Our Last Days ... In Moscow

Our Last Days ... In Moscow

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525690

Pianists Kuo-Yen of Taiwan and Pierre Jasmin of Québec met and fell in love while studying music...

Our Northern Neighbour

Our Northern Neighbour

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523756

This look at Soviet foreign policy from 1917 through World War II considers the historical and...

Overspill

Overspill

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520830

A film about Norrbotten, in northernmost Sweden, where industrial and agricultural patterns have...

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