Bach: A Passionate Life
The ubiquitous portrait of Bach shows a grumpy old codger in a wig and formal coat, yet his greatest works were composed in his late 30s and early 40s in an unrivalled blaze of creativity. Warm and convivial family man, or a rebellious spirit who struggled with the hierarchies of state and church? Internationally renowned conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner goes in search of Bach - the man and the music.
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Mordecai Richler: The Last of the Wild Jews
An in-depth look at the personal life and work of controversial Canadian writer Mordecai Richler.
Masters of the Pacific Coast
In this two-part documentary series, archaeologist Dr. Jago Cooper travels to the Pacific Northwest to tell the story of the Indigenous peoples who have lived here...
Bill Cunningham New York
“We all get dressed for Bill,” says Vogue editor Anna Wintour. The “Bill” in question is New York Times photographer Bill Cunningham. For decades, this bike-riding...
In the Wake of the Flood
Follows acclaimed novelist Margaret Atwood as she goes on an eco-friendly book tour with her latest novel, 'The Year of the Flood'.
The Trouble With Tolstoy
He was the author of two of the greatest novels ever written and an enormously influential philosopher, yet Tolstoy’s radical ideas still make him a controversial figure...
Looking for Lowry
Chronicles the life and work of British artist L.S. Lowry, best known for his atmospheric urban and industrial landscapes.
West Wind: The Vision of Tom Thomson
Described as our “our Van Gogh”, Thomson's expressive and vibrant paintings of the northern landscape have become iconic representations of Canada. What...
U2: From the Sky Down
Global superstars U2 relive the creation of their iconic album Achtung Baby - a tumultuous time in their history - in this documentary by Davis Guggenheim, director of An...