Marlene Dietrich: Her Own Song
This documentary profiles the life of Marlene Dietrich, revealing the passionate artist and political activist beneath Dietrich's glamorous facade. Features footage and interviews with historians, family members, and colleagues. Reveals why Dietrich supported American troops fighting the Nazi regime even when it meant being declared an enemy by her native country.
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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...
She-Wolves: England's Early Queens
In Medieval and Tudor England there was no question in peoples' minds about the order of God's creation – men ruled and women didn't. Yet despite everything...
Working People: A History of Labour in British Columbia
The stories of ordinary people who played extraordinary roles in the building of our province.
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...
Last Days in Vietnam
During the final days of the Vietnam War, the U.S. had only a skeleton crew of diplomats and military operatives still in the country. With the clock ticking, a number of heroic...
The Genius of Carl Fabergé
Carl Fabergé's jeweled eggs, made for the last tsars of Russia, are some of the most sought-after treasures in the world. Symbolic of a last hurrah for Imperial Russia...
Dangerous Edge: A Life of Graham Greene
Grahame Greene's 50 books - including The Quiet American, The End of the Affair and The Third Man - sold tens of millions of copies, yet he remains...
Dreamers and Dissidents
The rugged beauty of the Kootenays, with its snow-capped peaks, verdant valleys and shimmering lakes, has long lured those who dared to dream big and defy conventions. Drawn...