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The Backward Class

The first class of Dalit caste students take on the ISC high school graduation exams to find a brighter future for themselves and help their families out of the destitution they've been in for...

the city before the city

Directed by Elle-Maija Tailfeathers, the city before the city tells the story of the Musqueam First Nation's 200-day vigil to halt a Vancouver condo development that unearthed ancestral remains....

From Los Angeles to Vancouver, this documentary showcases the pioneers of West Coast Modernist Architecture and the homes that have become their legacies.

Father Figures

Follows a Canadian filmmaker throughout Asia as she examines her 73-year-old father's romantic relationship with a 23-year-old woman from the Philippines.

For Dear Life

Terminal cancer patient James Pollard, a seasoned theatre producer, rallies his family and friends to turn death on its head and stretch his final years into an unconventional project.

Gloria & Me

Diagnosed with ALS, Gloria Taylor publicly fought for the legal right to die with dignity. BC filmmaker David McIlvride chronicles her perseverance, day-to-day struggles and their growing bond....

I Am Not A Rock Star

Follows the dramatic coming-of-age story of prodigal pianist Marika Bournaki, from age 12 to 20, whose life has focused on becoming a world-class concert pianist since the age of five.

Just Eat It

Follows a Vancouver couple as they decide to eat only rescued food for six months. What they find is shocking: truckloads of perfectly edible food destined for the landfill.

Kismet

Turkish soap operas are enormously popular, conquering the hearts of millions of viewers in the Middle East, North Africa, the Balkans and Asia.

Mugshot

Explores how mugshots went from simple crime photos to a widely sought-after art form.

My Prairie Home

Profiles the life and musical career of transgendered Calgary singer-songwriter Rae Spoon, told through bus trips and small-town gigs across rural Alberta.

Natural Disorder

Twenty-four-year-old Jacob Nossell suffers from cerebral palsy and stages a play to examine what it means to be handicapped, questioning his very existance in the process.

Oil Sands Karaoke

Five oil patch workers compete in a karaoke contest in one of the most controversial places on the planet - northern Alberta's oil sands.

One Big Hapa Family

BC filmmaker Jeff Chiba Stearns embarks on a journey of self-discovery to find out why everyone in his Japanese - Canadian family married interracially after his grandparents' generation.

A powerful and intimate look at acclaimed international spoken word artist Shane Koyczan's emotional journey to reconnect with the father he never knew as he prepares for his most important poem...

My Prairie Home
My Prairie Home
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Profiles the life and musical career of transgendered Calgary singer-songwriter Rae Spoon, told through bus trips...