The Board of Directors of Knowledge Network Corporation announced today that Rudy Buttignol is leaving his position as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective June 30, 2022.
Available across Canada on KnowledgeKids.ca & the Knowledge Kids app
March 1st, 2022 – British Columbia’s trusted viewer-supported public broadcaster, Knowledge Network, is excited to announce that their first ever original animated series Luna, Chip & Inkie: Adventure Rangers Go will premiere on Monday, April 4th, 2022. The new series for children aged 3-6 will be available to stream for free across Canada on the Knowledge Kids app and KnowledgeKids.ca. In British Columbia the show will also be available to broadcast on Knowledge Network.
Vancouver, BC (March 2, 2022) - Knowledge Network is pleased to welcome Indigenous filmmaker Gordon Loverin to B.C.’s public broadcaster as Producer, Original Documentaries.
The immersive and insightful four-part documentary series debuts on October 12, 2021
Vancouver, BC (July 9, 2021) - Search and Rescue: North Shore and Haida Modern, both Knowledge Network Original commissions, took home a collective of four Leo Awards on Tuesday night, excelling in the documentary category. Search and Rescue: North Shore won Best Series, Best Direction and Best Musical Score for a Documentary Series, while Haida Modern was awarded Best Feature Length Documentary.
BURNABY– Knowledge Network announces a multi-year commitment to partner with Indigenous, Black and People of Colour (IBPOC) documentary filmmakers. This new initiative is aligned with the Canada Media Fund (CMF) Pilot Program for Racialized Communities and Indigenous Program. Over the next three years, Knowledge Network will work with six IBPOC production companies to commission six original documentaries, either feature-length, one-hours or half-hours.
Exciting announcements for 2021
Vancouver, BC (January 12, 2021) – On January 12, British Columbia’s public broadcaster, Knowledge Network turns 40, celebrating the milestone with a banner year of BC storytelling. In addition to the upcoming 4-part historical documentary series, British Columbia — A History, Knowledge Network commissioned 8 half-hour compilations made up of 78 original short films that shine a light on the history, art and culture that make BC truly unique.
The 5 episode cinematic documentary series debuts on November 10, 2020
Vancouver, BC (September 17, 2020) - Knowledge Network, British Columbia’s public broadcaster, announced today the debut of the brand new documentary series Search and Rescue: North Shore. Premiering on November 10, 2020 at 9:00 PM PST, the docu-series follows the highly skilled volunteer members of North Shore Rescue (NSR) as they find and rescue people in distress in the rugged mountains, canyons and forests of North Vancouver.