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Overview Of The War of 1812 (Canada AM)

Overview Of The War of 1812 (Canada AM)

CTV CTV555

200 years ago on June 18th, 1812, President James Madison and the United States Congress declared...

Passage West - Program 1: A Dream of Freedom

Passage West - Program 1: A Dream of Freedom

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525068

An examination of the great wave of British emigration to North America in the 19th century, based...

People of the Buffalo

People of the Buffalo

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525741

A vivid recollection of the free west of the North American Indian and the vast herds of buffalo...

Petite France: W5

Petite France: W5

CTV CTV759

Fortune, Newfoundland (population 1,458) is a sleepy maritime town on the southeastern boundary of...

Pincer on Axis Europe

Pincer on Axis Europe

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522576

A report on the World War II Allied invasion of North Africa in 1942.Click here for Full Credits

Pincers on Japan

Pincers on Japan

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526857

Canada's place in the strategy of Pacific warfare is the subject of this wartime film. Convoys,...

Plan to Survive

Plan to Survive

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524127

This film describes the role of the Emergency Measures Organization and the proper procedures in...

Plunder and Possession

Plunder and Possession

BBC BBC020

Sparking awareness of distant lands, maps have likewise tempted the ambitious to pillage and...

Politics and The Origin of Off Shoot Cuisines: Confucius Was a Foodie! A New World Adventure in an Ancient Cuisine (Season 2)

Politics and The Origin of Off Shoot Cuisines: Confucius Was a...

Lofty Sky Distribution LSD013

Chef Christine Cushing explores the ramifications of the beginning of a new worldwide wave of...

Postmark U.N.E.F

Postmark U.N.E.F

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520455

During a visit to the Middle East, this film shows the role of the United Nations Emergency Force...

Power - The Ascent of Woman: A 10,000 Year Story

Power - The Ascent of Woman: A 10,000 Year Story

Films Media Group 394912

Dr. Amanda Foreman travels to Istanbul, Germany, Paris and Delhi to explore the stories of women...

Prices in Wartime

Prices in Wartime

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523609

The film explains the causes and effects of inflation during wartime. It shows the need for wage...

Quebec Conference

Quebec Conference

National Film Board Of Canada NFB551090

The Québec Conference of August 1943, during which the British, Canadian and American military and...

Quebec, Path of Conquest

Quebec, Path of Conquest

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526828

The Nazis believed that Québec could be conquered easily, but they were mistaken. The people of...

Raised to Be Heroes

Raised to Be Heroes

National Film Board Of Canada NFB537521

They will fight for their country, they will die for their country, but not in the West Bank and...

Raised to Be Heroes

Raised to Be Heroes

National Film Board Of Canada NFB537636

They will fight for their country, they will die for their country, but not in the West Bank and...

Raoul Léger, the Elusive Truth

Raoul Léger, the Elusive Truth

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520584

Summer 2001, Andréa and Cléola Léger travel to Guatemala seeking traces of their brother Raoul,...

Rape: A Crime of War

Rape: A Crime of War

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524373

It has been estimated that between 20,000 and 50,000 rapes were committed during fighting in the...

Raymond Klibansky: From Philosophy to Life

Raymond Klibansky: From Philosophy to Life

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523308

The filmmaker did not suspect that meeting a philosopher would have such a profound effect. It...

Remembrance Day Playlist

Remembrance Day Playlist

MCI700PL

A completely Canadian-produced selection of titles suitable for your Grade 3-12 students. This...

Return to Dresden

Return to Dresden

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527719

In 1945, the Bomber Commands of Great Britain and the United States organized a bombing raid that...

Revolution - The Ascent of Woman: A 10,000 Year Story

Revolution - The Ascent of Woman: A 10,000 Year Story

Films Media Group 394913

In this final program, Dr. Amanda Foreman looks at the role of women in revolutions that...

Revolution's Orphans

Revolution's Orphans

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520604

In 1956 the Hungarian Revolution claimed 50 000 lives. Many thousands more had to flee their...

Revolution's Orphans

Revolution's Orphans

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520604

In 1956 the Hungarian Revolution claimed 50 000 lives. Many thousands more had to flee their...

Road to the Reich

Road to the Reich

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526172

Highlights of the Allied advance from Normandy to Antwerp during World War II. The film includes...

Robert Baldwin: A Matter of Principle

Robert Baldwin: A Matter of Principle

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522990

His heart was with the rebels, but his principles bound him to the cause of constitutional reform...

Roger & Me - DVD, Roger & Me - DVD

Roger & Me - DVD, Roger & Me - DVD

National Film Board Of Canada NFB529839

In 1989, Michael Moore, winner of 2002's Best Documentary Feature Academy Award and Cannes Film...

Rosies of the North

Rosies of the North

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526584

They raised children, baked cakes... and built world-class fighter planes. Sixty years ago,...

Royal Journey

Royal Journey

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528340

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

Sacred Places: The Great War Tour

Sacred Places: The Great War Tour

Breakthrough Entertainment BTE166

Norm Christie takes us to the Western Front battlefields - where 'the real war is in the...

Sad Song of Yellow Skin

Sad Song of Yellow Skin

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525482

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

Saint-Urbain in Troyes

Saint-Urbain in Troyes

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522995

A study of one of the oldest Gothic cathedrals of France, built in 1262 during what was known as...

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

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

Lofty Sky Distribution LSD017

Most salt in Asia is produced through the evaporation of seawater in coastal areas. This episode...

Salute to a Victory

Salute to a Victory

National Film Board Of Canada NFB528413

In honour of V-E Day of World War II, a salute to the Canadians who fought at home and abroad,...

Sam's Army

Sam's Army

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525293

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

Sámi Herders

Sámi Herders

National Film Board Of Canada NFB526416

The Mikkel Haette family leads an unusual life. Every year they spend six months in the subarctic...

Saul Alinsky Went to War

Saul Alinsky Went to War

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524154

Saul Alinsky, controversial professional organizer, goes to war against the conditions that keep...

Scared Sacred

Scared Sacred

National Film Board Of Canada NFB531332

Scared Sacred is a feature documentary that asks the question: can we be Scared into the Sacred?...

School for the Stage

School for the Stage

National Film Board Of Canada NFB555203

The Perspective camera follows some Canadian students as they pursue acting careers by studying at...

School on the Move

School on the Move

National Film Board Of Canada NFB546017

Instead of going away to school, some Evenk children of remote Siberia have the school brought to...

Secrets of the Dead: Bugging Hitler's Soldiers

Secrets of the Dead: Bugging Hitler's Soldiers

PBS Video 041652

In the aftermath of World War II, ordinary German soldiers claimed they knew nothing about the...

Secrets of the Dead: Resurrecting Richard III

Secrets of the Dead: Resurrecting Richard III

PBS Video 041747

In 2011, a group of amateur historians made an incredible archaeological find: the bones of King...

Secrets of the Dead: The Airmen and the Headhunters

Secrets of the Dead: The Airmen and the Headhunters

PBS Video 041195

This documentary investigates the extraordinary survival story of a crew of airmen shot down over...

Secrets of the Dead: Ultimate Tut

Secrets of the Dead: Ultimate Tut

PBS Video 041787

Ninety years ago in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, Howard Carter made the most sensational discovery...

Secrets of the Dead: World's Biggest Bomb

Secrets of the Dead: World's Biggest Bomb

PBS Video 041412

Beginning in the 1950s, American and Soviet scientists engaged in a dangerous race to see who could...

Secrets of The Tower of London

Secrets of The Tower of London

PBS Video 041677

Standing guard over the city of London for nearly 1,000 years, the formidable Tower of London has...

Separation - The Ascent of Woman: A 10,000 Year Story

Separation - The Ascent of Woman: A 10,000 Year Story

Films Media Group 394911

Travelling to Vietnam, China and Japan, Dr. Amanda Foreman explores the role of women in Asia under...

Seven Brides for Uncle Sam

Seven Brides for Uncle Sam

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523842

Seven Brides for Uncle Sam documents the stories of seven Newfoundland women who married American...

Shadow Chasers

Shadow Chasers

National Film Board Of Canada NFB527089

Solar eclipses, among nature's more spectacular phenomena, have always fascinated us. For some...

Shadya

Shadya

National Film Board Of Canada NFB540696

Shadya Zoabi, a 17-year-old from a small Arab village in northern Israel, is a world karate...

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