documentary Archives - CANADALAND

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#297 Shad’s Hip-Hop Evolution

October 6, 2019

Shad’s Hip-Hop Evolution is an incredible piece of journalism that nobody is talking about.

Alanis Obomsawin: 85 Years of Resistance

November 2, 2017

Alanis Obomsawin is an Abenaki filmmaker who’s been challenging Canada’s image of itself for the last 50 years. And she got funding from the National Film Board to do it.

Why There Are No Period Films About Black People In Canada

May 31, 2017

Filmmaker Charles Officer is done trying to convince people his stories have an audience. After struggling to get funding for fictional movies, he turned to digging up true, forgotten stories of Black Canada.

My Life Is A Turmoil From A Film

November 9, 2016

A 1967 film exposed a controversial group home for children. But what happened when the cameras left?
Jennifer Goodhue struggles for a laugh. Morgan Waters and Brooks Gray trick people into being on TV.

SHORT CUTS – Horny Press/Zehaf-Bibeau Video/Khadr Doc

June 3, 2015

Freelance journalist Adrian MacNair on the press’ spring fever, the RCMP’s release of 18 missing seconds of the Michael Zehaf-Bibeau video, and the CBC’s Omar Khadr documentary.

SHORT CUTS – Wynne Documentary/Bugingo

May 27, 2015

Jesse on White Pine Pictures’s cancelled documentary about Kathleen Wynne, and La Presse journalist Isabelle Hachey on foreign correspondent François Bugingo.

Reality Show

November 25, 2013

Storage Wars Canada showrunner and documentary filmmaker Geoff Siskind on what’s real, in life and in work.

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