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On December 31, 1999, Vladimir Putin took holds of the reins of power in Russia. This film looks at the causes and consequences of "Operation Successor," which led to Putin ruling the country to this day.
Vancouver filmmaker Jordan Paterson crafted this documentary about the historical injustices faced by Chinese migrants during the last century.
Norwegian violinist Vilde Frang joins the Berlin Philharmoniker to make for a truly Nordic experience in the small but beautiful town of Roros, Norway.
4:35am
Space Suite I
A series of 10 short films that explore the infinite wonders of our universe and our interactions with the cosmos.
Additional Dates
Sun Feb 23, 4:35pm
Wed Feb 26, 4:35am
5:00am
New Beginnings
S2 E10 - While Hope and Allison are away, half a dozen orphans make a break for it.
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
6:00pm
High Arctic
S4 E2 - From the community of Arctic Bay, we round the northernmost point of Baffin Island on approach to the stunning waters of Admiralty Inlet and the polar desert community of Gjoa Haven.
Additional Dates
Wed Jan 22, 11:00pm
Sun Jan 26, 1:00pm
7:00pm
Indonesia - Life in the Muck
S2 E6 - Buried beneath a seabed littered with trash, a community of strange creatures thrives against all odds.
Additional Dates
Thu Jan 23, 6:00pm
Sat Jan 25, 6:00pm
Sun Jan 26, 2:00pm
8:00pm
The Mekong River with Sue Perkins
E2 - In Cambodia, Sue witnesses how deforestation and illegal wildlife trade are stripping the country of its last wild places.
Additional Dates
Thu Jan 23, 12:00am
9:00pm
Turn That Light Out
E2 - During WWII, civilian casualties outnumbered military personnel for the first time, and a large proportion of those casualties were victims of bombing campaigns.
Additional Dates
Thu Jan 23, 1:00am
10:00pm
Total War
New
Arsenal of Democracy
E2 - Total War demands resources - economic, agricultural and industrial. When it became clear that strategies of appeasement would not prevent another war, nations across the globe mobilized.
Additional Dates
Thu Jan 23, 2:00am
11:00pm
High Arctic
S4 E2 - From the community of Arctic Bay, we round the northernmost point of Baffin Island on approach to the stunning waters of Admiralty Inlet and the polar desert community of Gjoa Haven.
Additional Dates
Sun Jan 26, 1:00pm
12:00am
The Mekong River with Sue Perkins
E2 - In Cambodia, Sue witnesses how deforestation and illegal wildlife trade are stripping the country of its last wild places.
1:00am
E2 - During WWII, civilian casualties outnumbered military personnel for the first time, and a large proportion of those casualties were victims of bombing campaigns.
2:00am
Arsenal of Democracy
E2 - Total War demands resources - economic, agricultural and industrial. When it became clear that strategies of appeasement would not prevent another war, nations across the globe mobilized.
3:00am
When Myth and History Rhyme
E3 - The surrender and subsequent executions of the leaders of the Irish Rebellion led to fundamental changes.
Additional Dates
Mon Feb 10, 4:00am
4:00am
Sichuan & Chongqing
E7 - From the hanging coffins of the Bo people to the 500-year-old brewing secrets of China's oldest operating winery, Anthony Morse delves deep into Sichuan and Chongqing's ancient cultural heritage.
Additional Dates
Sun Feb 2, 4:00am
5:00am
Wasn't That a Party?
S2 E11 - Hope's annual open house is bigger and better than ever, and the volunteers are scrambling to get everything in order.
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
6:00pm
Indonesia - Life in the Muck
S2 E6 - Buried beneath a seabed littered with trash, a community of strange creatures thrives against all odds.
Additional Dates
Sat Jan 25, 6:00pm
Sun Jan 26, 2:00pm
7:00pm
Baranof Island
S2 E13 - On Baranof Island, just off the coast of Alaska, nature is both nurturing and unforgivingly harsh. Immersed in nature and far from urban centres, the locals wouldn't have it any other way.
Additional Dates
Fri Jan 24, 6:00pm
Fri Jan 24, 11:00pm
Sun Jan 26, 11:00pm
Mon Jan 27, 3:00am
E6 - The lost line from Ruabon to Barmouth on the coast represents change in how ordinary Victorian working families were granted affordable access to the strange new landscape of the Welsh heartlands.
Additional Dates
Sat Jan 25, 5:00pm
Chronicles how top executives of American's seventh-largest company walked away with more than one billion dollars, while investors and employees lost everything.
Additional Dates
Fri Jan 24, 12:00am
11:00pm
The Elusive Ones
S1 E8 - Angelika is exhausted and accidentally leaves a cage door unlocked. When two cubs escape, she must try to get them back. Later, Peter tries to capture a wily wolf.
Additional Dates
Sun Jan 26, 12:00pm
11:30pm
Back from the Dead
E8 - Once considered extinct in Ontario, the majestic elk have been given a second lease on life after hundreds were reintroduced throughout the province.
Additional Dates
Sun Jan 26, 12:30pm
Chronicles how top executives of American's seventh-largest company walked away with more than one billion dollars, while investors and employees lost everything.
2:00am
Whitechapel
S3 E1 - DI Joseph Chandler investigates the deaths of four people who were murdered at a tailor's workshop, a gruesome and apparently senseless crime that has left London's East End gripped with fear.
Additional Dates
Tue Feb 11, 3:00am
3:00am
Rescue Me
S7 E1 - Louisa visits her mother in Spain to get some perspective on her marriage. Doc Martin knows he needs to change and vows to keep his promise to her to see a therapist.
Additional Dates
Tue Feb 11, 2:00am
4:00am
E1 - In this five-part series, Griff Rhys Jones takes five remarkable train journeys across Africa. In this episode, he travels through Marrakesh, Fes, Algeria and Tunisia to the edge of the Sahara.
Additional Dates
Tue Feb 11, 4:00am
Sat Feb 15, 3:00am
Fri Feb 28, 4:00am
5:00am
Hope's Notes
S2 E12 - Never-before-seen footage from two years of Hope's greatest stories!
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
6:00pm
Baranof Island
S2 E13 - On Baranof Island, just off the coast of Alaska, nature is both nurturing and unforgivingly harsh. Immersed in nature and far from urban centres, the locals wouldn't have it any other way.
Additional Dates
Fri Jan 24, 11:00pm
Sun Jan 26, 11:00pm
Mon Jan 27, 3:00am
7:00pm
E4 - Easter weekend is the busiest of the year, and with nearly every train carriage booked to capacity, the staff prepare for a five-day mass migration along with the annual charity shoe polish.
Additional Dates
Sat Jan 25, 2:00pm
Sat Jan 25, 11:00pm
Sun Jan 26, 2:00am
Mon Jan 27, 11:00pm
8:00pm
Pride and Prejudice
E4 - Upset over his rejection, Darcy decides to defend himself and writes Elizabeth a letter. Elizabeth travels to Derbyshire when summer arrives with her Aunt and Uncle Gardiner.
Additional Dates
Sat Jan 25, 12:00am
9:00pm
First Casualty
S14 E3 - Nikki investigates the drowning of a young mother. Leo makes a startling breakthrough, and the investigation begins to unmask a dark secret at the Hillsdon Army Base.
Additional Dates
Sat Jan 25, 1:00am
11:00pm
Baranof Island
S2 E13 - On Baranof Island, just off the coast of Alaska, nature is both nurturing and unforgivingly harsh. Immersed in nature and far from urban centres, the locals wouldn't have it any other way.
Additional Dates
Sun Jan 26, 11:00pm
Mon Jan 27, 3:00am
12:00am
Pride and Prejudice
E4 - Upset over his rejection, Darcy decides to defend himself and writes Elizabeth a letter. Elizabeth travels to Derbyshire when summer arrives with her Aunt and Uncle Gardiner.
1:00am
First Casualty
S14 E3 - Nikki investigates the drowning of a young mother. Leo makes a startling breakthrough, and the investigation begins to unmask a dark secret at the Hillsdon Army Base.
3:00am
Monty Halls' Great Irish Escape
E4 - Monty goes shark fishing and reels in a couple of blue sharks that have crossed the Atlantic as part of their annual migration.
4:00am
Victory and Defeat
E3 - Dr. Thomas Asbridge reveals how the outcome of the holy wars was decided in Egypt.
Additional Dates
Thu Feb 13, 3:00am
5:00am
Earl, Meet Ralph
S2 E13 - A huge storm blows an unusual patient off-course and straight into Hope for Wildlife.
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
12:00pm
Slick Situation
S8 E23 - A raccoon arrives covered in oil and the team must move quickly to save its life. As well, a silver fox makes a remarkable recovery after being hit by a vehicle.
12:30pm
Garbage Day
S8 E24 - The team cleans the farm in preparation for the annual open house and Aislyn celebrates her last day by organizing the second raccoon roundup of the year.
1:00pm
Five Simple Words
E7 - Pakesso meets Tania Pariona Tarqui, a young Quechua activist from Peru.
1:30pm
Wood Buffalo
S3 E4 - This vast wilderness area is home to North America's largest population of wild bison. It is also a nesting place for endangered whooping cranes.
2:00pm
E4 - Easter weekend is the busiest of the year, and with nearly every train carriage booked to capacity, the staff prepare for a five-day mass migration along with the annual charity shoe polish.
Additional Dates
Sat Jan 25, 11:00pm
Sun Jan 26, 2:00am
Mon Jan 27, 11:00pm
3:00pm
Reunion Island
S1 E13 - France's youngest region, Reunion Island, is also referred to as the "Intense Island" because of its splendid and sometimes harsh geography. However, life on this island is anything but intense.
E3 - Lucy Worsley reveals the historic myths and deceptions told as the United States emerged as a superpower after the Second World War.
E6 - The lost line from Ruabon to Barmouth on the coast represents change in how ordinary Victorian working families were granted affordable access to the strange new landscape of the Welsh heartlands.
6:00pm
Indonesia - Life in the Muck
S2 E6 - Buried beneath a seabed littered with trash, a community of strange creatures thrives against all odds.
Additional Dates
Sun Jan 26, 2:00pm
7:00pm
Wild France
E2 - Sea water and fresh water come together to produce a unique and fascinating ecosystem. The region's cleaner, the griffon vulture, provides a unique service.
8:00pm
Kids
S6 E1 - Greengrass gets a job at the local school, and Nick is invited by the new schoolteacher to give a talk to students on road safety.
Additional Dates
Sun Feb 16, 3:00am
9:00pm
Habeas Corpus
S18 E1 - DCI Barnaby, DS Nelson and new forensic pathologist Kam Karimore are drawn into the macabre world of body-snatching.
Additional Dates
Sun Jan 26, 12:00am
10:30pm
Space Suite Apollo
Trace the history of NASA's Lunar missions from Mercury to Gemini, to the Apollo Missions that ultimately landed a man on the moon. Set to the music of Johann Sebastian Bach, Space Suite Apollo gives viewers an unflinching look at the raw footage that continues to capture the world's imagination.
Additional Dates
Sun Jan 26, 1:30am
Sun Feb 16, 4:30pm
Wed Feb 19, 4:30am
11:00pm
E4 - Easter weekend is the busiest of the year, and with nearly every train carriage booked to capacity, the staff prepare for a five-day mass migration along with the annual charity shoe polish.
Additional Dates
Sun Jan 26, 2:00am
Mon Jan 27, 11:00pm
12:00am
Habeas Corpus
S18 E1 - DCI Barnaby, DS Nelson and new forensic pathologist Kam Karimore are drawn into the macabre world of body-snatching.
1:30am
Space Suite Apollo
Trace the history of NASA's Lunar missions from Mercury to Gemini, to the Apollo Missions that ultimately landed a man on the moon. Set to the music of Johann Sebastian Bach, Space Suite Apollo gives viewers an unflinching look at the raw footage that continues to capture the world's imagination.
Additional Dates
Sun Feb 16, 4:30pm
Wed Feb 19, 4:30am
2:00am
E4 - Easter weekend is the busiest of the year, and with nearly every train carriage booked to capacity, the staff prepare for a five-day mass migration along with the annual charity shoe polish.
Additional Dates
Mon Jan 27, 11:00pm
3:00am
Saint Columba's Treasure
S5 E13 - Blaketon has his hands full when an elderly archaeologist dies suspiciously and precious documents are stolen.
E6 - Moving southeast from the capital Kuching to Sri Aman, host Anthony Morse reveals the secrets behind a disappearing headhunting tribe, the Ibans.
5:00am
Hope Springs Eternal
S3 E1 - A new year and more challenges than ever for Hope! Hope cares for the first two beavers ever at the rehab, and learns the fate of her most famous patient.
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
12:00pm
The Elusive Ones
S1 E8 - Angelika is exhausted and accidentally leaves a cage door unlocked. When two cubs escape, she must try to get them back. Later, Peter tries to capture a wily wolf.
12:30pm
Back from the Dead
E8 - Once considered extinct in Ontario, the majestic elk have been given a second lease on life after hundreds were reintroduced throughout the province.
1:00pm
High Arctic
S4 E2 - From the community of Arctic Bay, we round the northernmost point of Baffin Island on approach to the stunning waters of Admiralty Inlet and the polar desert community of Gjoa Haven.
2:00pm
Indonesia - Life in the Muck
S2 E6 - Buried beneath a seabed littered with trash, a community of strange creatures thrives against all odds.
Recorded in 1985, this performance features the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra and the Vienna Singverein conducted by conductor Herbert von Karajan. Soloists are Jose van Dam and Kathleen Battle.
Additional Dates
Wed Jan 29, 3:00am
4:30pm
Space Suite II
A series of 10 short films that explore the infinite wonders of our universe and our interactions with the cosmos.
Additional Dates
Wed Jan 29, 4:30am
Sun Mar 22, 4:30pm
Wed Mar 25, 4:30am
5:00pm
S3 E1 - Tori and the team explore the coast around Whitstable in North Kent. Beside the tides, they discover a 500 year old boat, one of only 26 of its kind in the world.
6:00pm
Downstairs, Upstairs
S4 E4 - Dark secrets surface at the Jenkins household when Murdoch questions the family and servants of murdered patriarch Percival Jenkins.
7:00pm
On a River in Ireland
E2 - Extraordinary animal behaviour captured with the latest camera technology reveals the natural world of the River Shannon.
8:00pm
The Gold Rush
S3 E2 - Charming and bullying, the Thomas brothers set about their plan for a new Trefelin.
Additional Dates
Mon Jan 27, 12:00am
9:00pm
Shetland
New
Shetland
S4 E3 - Sandy feels the heat in the aftermath of Calum's suicide. Convinced that McGuire is the key to cracking the case, Perez travels to Glasgow in an attempt to track him down.
Additional Dates
Mon Jan 27, 1:00am
10:00pm
The Killing
E3 - New and important clues turn up at Nanna's high school. Meanwhile, Troels is experiencing problems as confidential information is leaked. But is the leak to be found within the police, or Troels' staff?
Additional Dates
Mon Jan 27, 2:00am
11:00pm
Baranof Island
S2 E13 - On Baranof Island, just off the coast of Alaska, nature is both nurturing and unforgivingly harsh. Immersed in nature and far from urban centres, the locals wouldn't have it any other way.
Additional Dates
Mon Jan 27, 3:00am
12:00am
The Gold Rush
S3 E2 - Charming and bullying, the Thomas brothers set about their plan for a new Trefelin.
1:00am
Shetland
S4 E3 - Sandy feels the heat in the aftermath of Calum's suicide. Convinced that McGuire is the key to cracking the case, Perez travels to Glasgow in an attempt to track him down.
2:00am
The Killing
E3 - New and important clues turn up at Nanna's high school. Meanwhile, Troels is experiencing problems as confidential information is leaked. But is the leak to be found within the police, or Troels' staff?
3:00am
Baranof Island
S2 E13 - On Baranof Island, just off the coast of Alaska, nature is both nurturing and unforgivingly harsh. Immersed in nature and far from urban centres, the locals wouldn't have it any other way.
E1 - Narrated by Liam Neeson, this series examines the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin and the events that followed.
5:00am
S3 E2 - Hope and Dr. Barry travel across the continent to learn about rehabilitating bears. They've soon got their hands full wrangling five baby black bears.
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
6:00pm
The Return of the Storyteller
E8 - Pakesso ventures deep into the Amazon to meet Eriberto Gualinga, a modern-day storyteller.
Additional Dates
Sat Feb 1, 1:00pm
6:30pm
S3 E5 - Pukaskwa's unpredictable landscape features boreal forests and iron-rich plutonic rocks, which scientist have compared to the geology of Mars.
Additional Dates
Sat Feb 1, 1:30pm
7:00pm
Mud and Guts
S1 E9 - One cub becomes gravely ill while another gets a nasty wound on her belly. Angelika and Peter race to finish a bigger enclosure for the bears.
Additional Dates
Tue Jan 28, 6:00pm
Thu Jan 30, 11:00pm
Sun Feb 2, 12:00pm
7:30pm
Rising Oceans
E1 - Sea levels are rising at an alarming rate and George is heading to Tuvalu, the tiny Pacific island nation that may just be the first country to be literally wiped off the map by climate change.
Additional Dates
Tue Jan 28, 6:30pm
Thu Jan 30, 11:30pm
Sun Feb 2, 12:30pm
8:00pm
Inner Forth
S3 E2 - Between the tides around the Inner Forth in Scotland the team discovers a harbour that served as Scotland's first whisky distillery.
Additional Dates
Sun Feb 2, 5:00pm
9:00pm
The Story of Women and Art
E3 - The 20th century was a time when female artists found the strength to push the boundaries of art even further.
Additional Dates
Tue Jan 28, 12:00am
10:00pm
Opening Palace Doors
E3 - Dan Cruickshank charts how palaces went from being lavishly funded state buildings to private homes for royal families to live in.
Additional Dates
Tue Jan 28, 1:00am
11:00pm
E4 - Easter weekend is the busiest of the year, and with nearly every train carriage booked to capacity, the staff prepare for a five-day mass migration along with the annual charity shoe polish.
12:00am
The Story of Women and Art
E3 - The 20th century was a time when female artists found the strength to push the boundaries of art even further.
1:00am
Opening Palace Doors
E3 - Dan Cruickshank charts how palaces went from being lavishly funded state buildings to private homes for royal families to live in.
2:00am
Life Expectancy
S12 E9 - A blood-stained bust is uncovered during some reconstruction work in a cemetery, pointing UCOS to the murder of an alternative medicine practitioner bludgeoned to death seven years ago.
3:00am
Whitechapel
S4 E5 - Chandler has to pull the team together after an abysmal team-building exercise. Meanwhile, a body is discovered that appear to be the work of feral swine.
4:00am
E4 - Griff's journey takes him from the far north of Namibia, through Etosha National Park and across the Namib Desert to the Skeleton Coast.
Additional Dates
Fri Feb 14, 4:00am
Tue Mar 3, 4:00am
Sat Mar 7, 3:00am
Fri Mar 20, 4:00am
5:00am
First Fawns
S3 E3 - The first fawn of the year arrives at the rehab centre, but Hope's worried it might be the last. Hope decides the fate of a bald eagle. Two volunteers plan to make rehab a lifelong commitment.
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
6:00pm
Mud and Guts
S1 E9 - One cub becomes gravely ill while another gets a nasty wound on her belly. Angelika and Peter race to finish a bigger enclosure for the bears.
Additional Dates
Thu Jan 30, 11:00pm
Sun Feb 2, 12:00pm
6:30pm
Rising Oceans
E1 - Sea levels are rising at an alarming rate and George is heading to Tuvalu, the tiny Pacific island nation that may just be the first country to be literally wiped off the map by climate change.
Additional Dates
Thu Jan 30, 11:30pm
Sun Feb 2, 12:30pm
7:00pm
Northwest Passage
S4 E3 - We explore the Nunavut community of Gjoa Haven, then head west on approach to the central Arctic hub of Cambridge Bay.
Additional Dates
Wed Jan 29, 6:00pm
Wed Jan 29, 11:00pm
Sun Feb 2, 1:00pm
8:00pm
West Africa
E1 - Brtish Paralympian Ade embarks on the first leg of his journey, starting in West Africa. He travels from Cape Verde to Senegal and the Ivory Coast, before finishing in Nigeria - the country of his birth.
Additional Dates
Sat Feb 1, 4:00pm
9:00pm
We follow the journey of Don Mark and his daughter Naomi over three beekeeping seasons, as he passes his knowledge of bees to her and comes to terms with his own declining health.
Additional Dates
Wed Jan 29, 12:00am
When Edna Elias is contacted by a distant relative from Sweden who is writing a novel, they embark on a joint mission to trace their great-grandfather's life and adventures throughout Canada.
Additional Dates
Wed Jan 29, 1:30am
E1 - Explore the Cariboo Gold Rush and the coal mines on Vancouver Island. Take a ride on the great BC steamships and learn about the Fisherman's Strike of 1900.
Additional Dates
Wed Jan 29, 2:30am