Three families face the difficult decision of whether or not to be tested for Huntington’s disease – a degenerative neurological illness that is akin to having ALS, Schizophrenia and Alzheimer’s. The odds are grim: they have a 50/50 chance of inheriting the gene, and there is no cure. What would you do?
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The Ascent of Money
This groundbreaking six-part series examines the creation of the economic system by taking viewers on a global trek through the history of money.
How Many People Can Live on Planet Earth?
Our population is growing and could exceed 9 billion within the next four decades. With 400,000 people born every day, how many people can live on...
Vancouver: No Fixed Address
As the cost of housing in cities around the world skyrockets, Vancouver: No Fixed Address takes an uncompromising look at the drama unfolding in Vancouver, where multi...
What happens if you nurture a baby chimpanzee like a human baby? How much will he become like us? A landmark experiment in the 1970s tried to find out.
KONELINE Our Land Beautiful
Set in the traditional territory of the Tahltan First Nation, director Nettie Wild's film captures beauty and complexity as one of Canada’s vast wildernesses undergoes...
The Secret Disco Revolution
Shake your booty back to the 70s with this glittering look at the much-maligned disco era. Featuring interviews with Gloria Gaynor, the Village People, Kool and the...
The Men Who Made Us Spend
Why do we buy what we buy? In this three-part series, Peretti investigates how our world of rampant consumerism was created. He explores the origins of planned...
Emergency Room: Life and Death at VGH
Emergency Room: Life and Death at VGH is a ground-breaking, six episode documentary series set in Vancouver General Hospital’s emergency room. A...