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January 12, 2021

Knowledge Network is celebrating its 40th

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.

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September 18, 2020

"Search and Rescue: North Shore" to premiere on Knowledge Network

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.

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September 10, 2019

Knowledge Network Pilot Takes Luna, Chip & Inkie on Musical Adventure

Burnaby, B.C. (September 10, 2019): The beloved animated hosts of Knowledge Kids for the past 10 years are starring in their very first special! Premiering this month, Luna, Chip & Inkie in he Festival of Wishes signals Knowledge Network’s ongoing commitment to high-quality children’s programming that entertains as it supports learning and social development.

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June 19, 2019

Knowledge Network Brings NFB Indigenous Cinema to Viewers in B.C.

Burnaby, B.C. (June 19, 2019): British Columbia’s Knowledge Network and the National Film Board (NFB) have partnered to increase awareness of Canadian Indigenous-made films. Knowledge Network will launch with 20 documentaries from the NFB’s Indigenous Cinema Collection on its streaming services, with 40 additional titles to be refreshed over the next three years, giving the films and filmmakers greater visibility in British Columbia.

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February 13, 2019

Screen Siren Pictures Commissioned for Knowledge Network B.C. History Documentary Series

BURNABY – B.C. based Screen Siren Pictures has been commissioned to develop and produce a four-hour historical documentary series about the people, forces and events that shaped the province of British Columbia. The series, “1871” (working title), is scheduled for broadcast and streaming in 2021, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the province's entry into Confederation.

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