As a member of the popular front for the liberation of Palestine, the PFLP, she was the first woman to hijack a plane - an American Boeing 707, in 1969. What made Leila Khaled become one of the world’s most famous terrorists and the most famous Palestinian Woman of all?
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Catch the Westbound Train
This short documentary by Vancouver-based director Sean Patrick Shaul highlights the unique history of the Great Depression in Vancouver and the influx of transient men...
Billy Bishop Goes to War
Inspired by the life of legendary flying ace Billy Bishop, Canadian acting legend Eric Peterson and award-winning writer/composer John Gray reprise their iconic two-man...
Che Guevara - The Body & The Legend
Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara, the world’s most famous revolutionary was killed in October 1967, under mysterious circumstances. Today, 40 years later, his image...
A Long Journey Home
Canadian soprano Isabel Bayrakdarian sets off on an emotional journey to her ancestral homeland of Armenia, where she performs traditional music against the backdrop of its...
In the early morning hours of June 28, 1969, police raided the Stonewall Inn, a Mafia-run gay bar in Greenwich Village. Such raids weren't unusual in an era when homosexual acts...
The Dark Ages: An Age of Light
History has identified the period following the fall of the Roman Empire with a descent into barbarism - a terrible time when civilization stopped. Art critic...
Working People: A History of Labour in British Columbia
The stories of ordinary people who played extraordinary roles in the building of our province.
The First World War
Universally acclaimed as one of the finest documentaries ever made about the Great War, this ten-part series is a powerful and comprehensive account of the conflict. It places the...