August 9, 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki. Held prisoner by the Japanese, a small group of religious missionaries, including many Canadians, survive the bombing. By forcing Japan to surrender, the bomb freed these women, yet jailed them in a prison of the mind through their traumatic memories of this nuclear holocaust.
Hubert Reeves and Frédéric Lenoir are joined by scientists, writers and artists to sound a warning: biodiversity is under threat. While some humans are responsible for this crisis, others, in growing numbers, are tackling it head on and forging solutions.
On the west coast of Ireland lies Ireland’s best kept secret... The town of Sligo is one of the loveliest places on earth, and has more live music than anywhere else in the country. That’s saying something. Perhaps it’s something even more intrinsic in the culture that gives rise to this remarkable gift.
A documentary film about the heroic actions of the French Canadian soldier, Léo Major who, during the Second World War, single-handedly liberated the Dutch town of Zwolle, inhabited by 50,000 people from the nazis. An avenue was dedicated to him, he is remembered and celebrated every year. Although he is venerated in the Netherlands, his accomplishments are still barely known in his homeland.
The Year is 2015, and the lives of five people are about to change forever as a mysterious alien ship appears in the skies over Bristol, England. Widespread panic ensues and anarchy rules. The unlikely group of five band together in an attempt to flee the city and reach loved ones before it’s too late.
A modern-day twist on It’s A Wonderful Life, a transgenerational film, starring Christopher Lloyd introducing Rishon Salters, and featuring a strong ensemble group of young rising stars.
A series that follows the very realistic, very funny and very relatable lives of Danny Barker and Sarah Dawson – a new couple trying to navigate through college while dealing with surrounding conflicts of classes, social lives and other responsibilities to make it into true adult life in one piece.
In Season 1, we meet our small town Pictonville protagonists Miranda and Jolene attempting a girls’ weekend with Jolene’s toddler Violet. The fun weekend quickly goes awry when they get accidentally entangled in the town’s meth ring. The women find themselves on the run with a toddler in tow.
Hervé Tullet, an artist of playful and uninhibited creations, invites young and old to unleash their creativity. He offers a series of creation, recreation and inspiration workshops so that everyone can achieve their own Ideal Exhibition.
The large playground of a green and leafy park is the setting for the new adventures of the Mini Pet Pals. In each episode there is a small inconvenience, a problem to be solved, a curiosity to be satisfied, a particular emotion which affects one of our little heroes. These of course hide difficulties which must be overcome, also with help of an old and wise tree which dominates the park.
Kristal Hasting is a young YouTube influencer and beauty vlogger. She’s fun, charming, resourceful, and all about keeping up appearances. Kristal is estranged from her identical twin sister, KYLE, a brilliant PhD student and budding young physicist. Kyle is dry and sarcastic and isn’t afraid to call Kristal on her BS.