Throughout the 20th century, from Nicaragua to South Korea, Rwanda to Bangladesh and Bosnia, the same crime has been perpetrated time and time again, on thousands upon thousands of women. And, for the time being, there is no sign that the new century will be any different than the last.
1, 2, 3 … Géant is a delightful series in which Giants and little people alike learn how to celebrate their differences, discover their strengths, and get along with their neighbors in a topsy-turvy world.
At a time when Americans are ever more aware of the strong Latin American presence all around them, Franco-Ontarian musician Damien Robitaille set out on a unique adventure: to find the descendants of the French Canadians who migrated to the United States to find their fortune.
Aztec, Pyramids of War, a two part series, will document the rise and fall of one of the most remarkable civilizations. Join us as we journey into the fascinating realm of the Aztec nation and its dramatic clash with Iron men from another world.
"Below the Belt International" is the 1x hour special international release version of the massive hit, "13 part Cheeky Adult Variety Show", hosted by the "world famous" Baroness Coral von Reefenhausen, the program takes an irreverent and risqué look at sex, and alternative culture in South Africa.
Twelve-year-old Brady has a unique way of communicating with monsters. A real “Doctor Ghoulittle”, Brady tirelessly purses his dream in which men and monster will one day live together in harmony. However, integrating monsters into quiet suburban life with their lack of social skills is not easy.
It’s November in Montreal. Andre Kosinski, a fifty years old cab driver, expects nothing from life. His solitary life suddenly turned around when a young and crying stranger enters in his cab. The young women will seduce Andre that first night; she was simply looking for some consolation.
Can a hockey league train skilled players who will also be balanced young men? How can a hockey league reconcile the requirements of sports and academic policies, while fulfilling its responsibilities regarding the proper supervision of the young people entrusted into its care?
In the Wake of the Titanic: The CGS Montmagny Story
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In the weeks that followed the sinking of the Titanic in April 1912, the CGS Montmagny, a Canadian resupply ship, is chartered to recover the victims’ corpses. The expedition allows a number of corpses to be pulled from the ocean, including one still grasping a life preserver almost a month after the disappearance of the liner.
Filmed over a period of 4 years, this documentary presents 4 women who devote their lives to a passion : Fighting sports. These warriors practice wrestling, boxing, Brazilian jiujitsu, kickboxing or ultimate fighting.
One stormy day, 14-year-old Vincent is literally sucked into the video magazine he is reading. Instantaneously he's as flat as a pancake - just like the characters in the magazine! Vincent's mission is now to try to find his way back to "reality".
GALALA is an artistic competition, a surprising show which goes out to meet young kids of 5-15 years. In a lively musical atmosphere, the animator gives each show a dynamic pace while showcasing performers, by encouraging and initiating with them short and warm conversation.
A hilarious and investigative look at the long history and major influence Canadians have had on the development of American pop culture. It features celebrity interviews and classic archival images from the very beginnings of Hollywood right through to the present day.
Meet the dinosaurs as they present the world they lived in, more than 65 million years ago! Every episode of I'm a Dinosaur combines the right amount of fun and facts and allows a specific dinosaur to talk candidly to the camera, making those prehistoric creatures irresistible to the target audience of children 3-5 years old.
Whether they are mechanics of agricultural machinery, dogteam drivers or bush pilots, those who make "unusual jobs" are always happy to initiate the host to the rudiments of their job. And the host returns the favor!
Kurdistan, the land of exile, the land of hope, is like an X-ray of the Kurdish people and their unknown territory. Once again, and in spite of itself, it finds itself at the center of a geopolitical and humanitarian situation as catastrophic as it is uncertain. The film unfolds like a fragmented portrait, depicting the various issues of these people by exposing the daily reality of different characters illustrating this region’s distress through their situation, their dreams, their beliefs and fears.
Romain, aka Molecule, is a composer of electronic music who has come up with a madcap plan to spend five weeks on a fishing trawler writing a new album.
Fred, the skipper of the Joseph Roty II and its 59-strong crew, has to fetch the biggest possible catch from the icy waters of the Irish Sea. Romain, on the other hand, is hoping that braving some storms will unleash his creativity.
These two different approaches to the ocean create an unexpected meeting of music and fishing.
This show is about real kids, doing real things and suffering real consequences at "Harding Elementary School in Anytown U.S.A.". Their problems are not imagined or fantasized. Being kids they see even the most trivial occurrences as life or death struggles.
Gathered in the intimacy of a recording studio, two singer-songwriters, an Aboriginal artist and a non-Aboriginal, have few hours to get acquainted and take the moment to share their music, discuss about creation, tour, career, evoke anecdotes, talk about their own experience in studio, small and large happiness in creation, etc.
Young Francophones outside Quebec (New Brunswick, Ontario) do not have game shows where they are on the screen, do not have games where the sets are like them. "Le 5e élément" is to become the first Canadian television game featuring 9-12 years francophones from five regions of the country.
Do we know about sex and eroticism after traveling around the world? Not yet. After the highlights of the adventures of "Sex Around the World", the documentary "10 Degrees of Sex" put aside exoticism and geography to focus on the sexual act itself, the first spark of desire to the body bonding.
With unique plot twists that keep young viewers informed and entertained, Zoe & Charlie serves up a healthy dose of fun and makes learning about health and nutrition an invigorating, animation experience.
Today, we consider the bicycle as an urban green, efficient, inexpensive transportation, a symbol of accessibility for everyone. Except in Toronto, where the early days were promising, the car is still the priority. How did we get there?
Les roux, c’est l’histoire de trois rouquins persécutés dans leur enfance qui décident, afin de faire valoir leur cause, de kidnapper et de séquestrer le chanteur Martin Fontaine parce que, selon eux, ce dernier n'assume pas sa rousseur en se déguisant constamment en Elvis et en camouflant ses cheveux roux sous des perruques.
Lilly was just a normal girl with a healthy sense of adventure. That is, until she finds a magical book, complete with a funny (but forgetful) little dragon, Hector. With the help of her new friend and the book, Lilly has the ability to time-travel and truly satisfy her adventure-lust!
A young circus lion is awarded a Badge of Courage and goes on a magical journey to the Land of Oz. Once there, the lion makes the ultimate sacrifice: he gives up his beloved Badge of Courage to save the magical Flower of Oz from the Wicked Witch of the East.
An out-of-this-world, fast-paced adventure featuring three super-powered, diapered orphans who battle the many evil menaces lurking throughout the universe using turbo fart missiles and projectile vomiting.
MIMMIT – the two sisters from Brindlebrass forest – take us through the seasons of nature, to the mystical fairytale world of the Nordic countries and from there all around the world. Finest instrumental music and the folkloristic style makes this series a feast for the eyes and the ears.
Ce documentaire se concentre sur quelques clients et leurs intervenants sociaux à Toronto et London, en Ontario. Pour éliminer les crimes d'honneur et diminuer la violence domestique, la préoccupation des intervenants est de mettre la priorité sur les hommes et de les aider à s'intégrer avec succès dans la société canadienne.
In the far... very far ANTARCTICA, the PinguiNics (rare penguin species) live agitated adventures with their little “friends” and at same time “enemies”, the Viptins and the Vaptuns (rare species of alien bugs).
Whether it’s a quick hand, an online tournament or an event played out on the grand scale, Poker has become part of our collective consciousness. This documentary gives us access to players’ lifestyles and mindsets.
Meet Mikey, a laid back, unassuming pig who moves to the city to live with his wealthy cousins, the obnoxious and imperious Martha, and her twin brother Reggie, a warm hearted but slightly dimwitted rocker.
One of the most captivating historical sagas of all time comes to life through the magic of animation in PRINCESS SISSI, a richly presented television series inspired by the fascinating story of a beutiful 16-year-old girl from the Bavarian countryside who became Princess Elizabeth of Austria - one of the most beloved heroines in European history.
Hear all about it in Punch!, the celebrity magazine that slaps a crack at celebrities, the media and brands. Punch’s editor and chief, Jordan and his team, are chasing the next big scoop that will drive magazine sales and please the boss.
What's With Andy? is featuring the pranking antics of Andy Larkin a teenage boy on his quest to becoming the greatest practical joker in his school…no, in the world! Why not the universe? (Andy does think a lot of himself.)
SAGWA: The Chinese Siamese Cat features the escapades of a curious young cat name Sagwa. Amidst the intriguing culture of long-ago China, Sagwa sets out to explore the world and her place in it, even when it involves taking some risks.
September 11, 1973: The Last Stand of Salvador Allende
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September 1973. Chile is in chaos. The Presidential Palace is in flames. The nation's most beloved leader, President Salvador Allende, is found dead among the ruins. Relive the dramatic final hours of Chile's last great democrat and the turmoil immediately following his tragic death.
The fun-filled adventures of two brainy- and briny- private eyes who are always in the swim of it. As crime busters of the deep, no mystery is too unfathomable for Sharky, the wise cracking pink shark, and his pilot fish sidekick, George.
Come along on a remarkable journey of discovery into the deliciously decadent world of sweets. Sweet Paradise is a four part mini-series that traces the origins of one of our greatest pleasures - our love affair with sugar and all things sweet.
September 13, 2013, Joel learns that his father suffered a stroke, was hospitalized in a small town up north. At the same time, a cataclysm occurs... the electricity is off and the snow falls suddenly without ever stopping. Snowed up, Joel and Max took refuge at Gerard and Theresa hoping that the storm passes. 255 days later, there is nothing new, everything is frozen and nothing came back as before. Joel and Chloe continue their journey south in search of survivors and a little hope that day when they encounter a person b!oth comforting and frightening.
The series of 12 programs is a voyage of discovery about 24 people, including 12 Canadians. 12 countries are featured amongst the intended stop-off points along this international journey and at the same time these expatriates share their thoughts on French Canada and its inhabitants with us.
The story of The Psychedelic Pioneers is part leading edge medical research and part utopian idealism. Three gifted psychiatrists, in combination with an extraordinarily powerful drug, resulted in one of the most fascinating and controversial periods in Canadian history.
As Chode and the crew work on their latest kronig-making scheme, (a “princess protection” racket), they are unaware that a cyborg killing machine, the “Chode-Eraser”, has been sent back in time by Bobo to eliminate the copulating captain before he can do the dirty deed.
The kids of Wapos Bay love adventure. And their playground is a vast area that’s been home to their Cree ancestors for millennia. Ten-year-old T-Bear, 9-year-old Talon and 6-year-old Raven star in Wapos Bay, a lighthearted stop-motion animation series about growing up in a remote Cree community.
Watatatow is a television series where teenagers deal with the problem of growing up. The action takes place among different families representing a wide range of income levels and lifestyles, including traditional families, separated or divorced couples, adopted children, kids in foster care and even young adults roommates.
A terrible threat is swooping down on Megapolis : Bubonic the mad scientist and Tyrannia the society shrew are plotting together to cast a spell on the city by using a highly potent magic potion named Wunschpunsch.