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Ancient Worlds

Archeologist and historian Richard Miles explores the roots of civilization, from the first cities in Mesopotamia to the Roman Empire via Iraq, Syria, Turkey, North Africa, Egypt, Pakistan and...

The Apology

Some 70 years after the Japanese Army forced them into sexual slavery during WWII, three former "comfort women" share their stories in the hopes that their horrific past will never be repeated....

Bethune

Dr. Norman Bethune served with the loyalists during the Spanish Civil War and with the North Chinese Army during the Sino-Japanese War. His work behind battle lines made him a legendary figure....

Coast

The award-winning series Coast presented by Neil Oliver and a team of experts celebrates the character of the British Isles, exploring secrets and stories about the people, wildlife and its shores...

Coast Australia

In this exploration of Australia’s spectacular coastline, host Neil Oliver is joined by a team of local experts who will dig deep into its archaeology, geography and marine life.

Edwardian Farm

Historian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn step back in time to experience the trials and tribulations of life on an Edwardian farm at the turn of the 20th century....

Foncie's Photos

Using the street photography of Foncie Pulice, this documentary traces a timeline through the heart of Vancouver, showing its diverse history and cultural identity.

The Great War Tour

Norm Christie takes us on a pilgrimage to significant Great War sites and tells the stories of Canadian men and women whose skills and courage turned Canada into a force on the world stage.

Museum Diaries

Unmasks the mysteries of the Royal Ontario Museum. Go behind the displays and out in the field with a team of curators, technicians and experts for a rare look at how the museum works.

Our First Voices

Celebrates thirteen BC First Nations languages and a drive to preserve them for future generations. Directed by Lisa Jackson, Zoe Leigh Hopkins, Helen Haig-Brown, Kelvin Redvers. Produced by...

The Story of China

Historian Michael Wood travels through China and reveals the unique culture that's been evolving in the region for more than 4,000 years to become a modern-day superpower.

The Story of Egypt

From the settlement of the Nile by a handful of nomads to the building of the pyramids and the burial of King Tut, Dr. Joann Fletcher takes us through 5,000 years of ancient Egypt in this series...

The 50 Year Argument

Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Martin Scorsese The 50 Year Argument rides the waves of literary, political and cultural history as charted by The New York Review of Books.

The Apology
The Apology
Expires on May 31

Some 70 years after the Japanese Army forced them into sexual slavery during WWII, three former "comfort women"...

Bethune
Bethune
Expires on Jun 2

Dr. Norman Bethune served with the loyalists during the Spanish Civil War and with the North Chinese Army during the...