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Banksters

HSBC is one of the world's top financial institutions and an economic powerhouse. But it also has a history of tax...

Exiled journalist and activist Masih Alinejad, who has millions of followers on Instagram, amplifies the voices of...

Sickened by toxic hair products, stylist Mona Leung travels from Vancouver to California and Nepal on a quest to...

Michal Weits delves into the life of her great-grandfather Joseph, the man who orchestrated the takeover of...

Coast Modern

From Los Angeles to Vancouver, this documentary showcases the pioneers of West Coast Modernist Architecture and the...

In eastern Quebec's remote Lower North Shore, three distinctly different cultures- French, English and Innu have...

What defines a national identity? Is it an anthem? A flag? In the '60s and '70s, these questions were answered by an...

Dogsville

Dogs from all different backgrounds come together to compete in agility, and while the dogs are innocent and just...

Dolphin Man

The extraordinary story and legacy of free-diver Jacques Mayol, whose life became the inspiration for Luc Besson's...

An entrepreneur's obsessive dream of developing an island on Okanagan Lake into a Middle Eastern-themed amusement...

Father Figures

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

For Dear Life

Terminal cancer patient James Pollard, a seasoned theatre producer, rallies his family and friends to turn death on...

Haida Modern

In the 50 years since he carved his first totem pole and saw it raised on Haida Gwaii, Robert Davidson has come to...

This poetic documentary tells the parallel stories of two First Nations men who returned home, and the ancient song...

How to Bee

Follows the journey of Don Mark and his daughter Naomi over three beekeeping seasons, as he passes his knowledge of...

Just Eat It

A Vancouver couple decides to eat only rescued food for six months. What they find is shocking: truckloads of...

Three educated, professional women in China - labelled "leftover women" because they are unmarried - try to balance...

Metamorphosis

A poem for the planet, Nova Ami and Velcrow Ripper's film bears witness to a moment of profound change - the loss of...

Now is the Time

When the Totem Pole disappeared from the Haida landscape for more than a century, a 22-year-old carver named Robert...

Mohawk filmmaker Sonia Bonspille Boileau explores how the Oka Crisis, triggered by the planned expansion of a golf...

Only in Nelson

In the midst of a raucous civic election, can this ultra-liberal, hippy, pot-producing oasis deal with an...

Push

If housing is a fundamental human right, why is it becoming harder for people to afford a place to live?

A gay asylum seeker from Uganda and a group from Vancouver's queer community tasked with supporting his resettlement...