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Daughters of the country. Part 1
DVD
1987
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pt.1. [1]. Ikwe: A young Ojibwa girl of 1770, Ikwe awakens one night from a disturbing dream about a strange man. The arrival of a young Scottish fur trader transforms her dream into reality. Marrying him, Ikwe leaves he...

In celebration of Nunavut circumpolar communities. volume 2, The Greenlanders
DVD
1999
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This 1973 video touches on the history of Greenland, describes the daily life for the Native population, and outlines the pros and cons of changes brought by the Danes

Celebrating the Queen's Diamond Jubilee en célélebration du jubilé de diamant de la reine.
DVD
2012
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This collector's edition DVD features the National Film Board of Canada documentary The Portrait, which follows Toronto artist Phil Richards as he creates Canada's official portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II for ...

Leonard Maltin's animation favorites from the National Film Board of Canada
DVD
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Leonard Maltin, animation aficionado of Entertainment Tonight fame, selects some of his favorite animation from the National Film Board of Canada's vast library.

Filmmaker-in-residence the complete collection = Cinéaste en résidence
DVD
2009
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The 7 interventions of Filmmaker-in-residence feature film: Filmmaker-in-Residence is an innovative documentary experiment from the National Film Board of Canada. It started in 2004 with the placement of media maker Kate...

Two worlds colliding
DVD
2006
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Two Worlds Colliding chronicles the painful story of what came to be known as Saskatoon's infamous "freezing deaths," and the schism between a fearful, mistrustful Aboriginal community and a police force that must come t...

Force of nature the David Suzuki movie = Force de la nature : le film de David Suzuki
DVD
2011
11 available of 13 items

David Suzuki, iconic Canadian scientist, educator, broadcaster, and activist, delivers a lecture on the eve of his 75th birthday, which he describes as a distillation of his life and thoughts, his legacy, what he wants t...

Heaven on Earth
DVD
2009
5 available of 5 items

Drama which "highlights the isolation and disappointment faced by a family of Punjabi immigrants to Canada. When Chand arrives in Brampton, Ontario to meet her new husband, she leaves behind a loving family and supportiv...

War is not a game
DVD
2010
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The Geneva Conventions were created to "regulate" war, followed by other international treaties, but conflicts continue to erupt around the world, drawing soldiers and civilians into their violence and ambiguities. In th...

Hadwin's judgement
DVD
2015
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Chronicles the tormented transformation of Grant Hadwin from expert logger to environmental terrorist; a man who dared to challenge the destruction of the world's last great temperate rainforest. Hadwin's crusade culmina...

Unikkausivut sharing our stories = transmettre nos histoires
DVD
2011
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In this documentary you will discover Inuit traditions, perspectives and values in these 24 films, representing all four Canadian Inuit regions (Nunatsiavut, Nunavik, Nunavut and Inuvialuit). Experience over eight hours ...

Minoru: Memory of Exile
DVD
2010
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The bombing of the American naval base at Pearl Harbor, by a nation he knew only by name, thrust nine-year-old Minoru Fukushima into a world of racism so malevolent he would be forced to leave Canada, the land of his bir...

Who shot my brother?
DVD
2005
1 available of 1 items

"Some phone calls can turn your life upside down. That's what happened to filmmaker German Gutiérrez when he got a call from Colombia informing him there had just been an assassination attempt on his older brother Oscar...

George Hunter's Canada : iconic images from Canada's most prolific photographer. —Hunter, George, 1921-2013, author.
Book
2017
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"A selected catalogue of some of George Hunter's finest photographs from his 70-year career, as well as an intimate portrait of postwar Canada, its landscapes and its people."--Provided by publisher.

Invasion
VHS
1993
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Before Columbus is a series of three films, "Invasion", "Conversion" and "Rebellion", which describe the Indian experience in the Americas during the past five hundred years. Part One, "Invasion", tells the real story of...

Four wings and a prayer
DVD
2007
1 available of 1 items

"A documentary about one of the world's most beautiful and mysterious creatures: the Monarch butterfly. Nowhere in nature is there a more powerful mix of scientific marvel, awesome beauty, and epic struggle for survival....

Richard Cardinal cry from a diary of a Métis child.
DVD
2007
7 available of 7 items

A moving tribute to Richard Cardinal, a Metis adolescent who committed suicide at 17, in 1984. Removed from his home at age 4 because of family problems, he was then moved between 28 foster homes, group homes and shelter...

Status quo? the unfinished business of feminism in Canada
DVD
2013
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Summary: Feminism has shaped the society we live in. But just how far has it brought us, and how relevant is it today? Status Quo? zeroes in on key concerns such as violence against women, access to abortion, and univers...

NCR not criminally responsible
DVD
2013
3 available of 4 items

"While gripped by psychosis, a troubled young man stabs a complete stranger six times in a crowded shopping mall. Declared not criminally responsible on account of mental disorder, the young man, Sean Clifton, is confine...

The invisible nation
DVD
2008
2 available of 3 items

The Algonquin once lived in harmony with the vast territory they occupied. This balance was upset with the arrival of the Europeans and gradually, Aboriginal traditions were undermined and natural resources plundered. To...

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