If one dish could define a nation, then for Peru ~ a country internationally renowned for its cuisine ~ that dish would be Ceviche. This documentary is a journey throughout time and cuisine across the Northern coast of Peru to the Amazon rainforest.
Each episode explores the diversity and unique culture of a different world market, revealing the vital role it plays in its home city and the beating heart of the people who have inhabited it for generations.
GALALA is an artistic competition, a surprising show which goes out to meet young kids of 5-15 years. In a lively musical atmosphere, the animator gives each show a dynamic pace while showcasing performers, by encouraging and initiating with them short and warm conversation.
The story of The Psychedelic Pioneers is part leading edge medical research and part utopian idealism. Three gifted psychiatrists, in combination with an extraordinarily powerful drug, resulted in one of the most fascinating and controversial periods in Canadian history.
Can a hockey league train skilled players who will also be balanced young men? How can a hockey league reconcile the requirements of sports and academic policies, while fulfilling its responsibilities regarding the proper supervision of the young people entrusted into its care?
Kurdistan, the land of exile, the land of hope, is like an X-ray of the Kurdish people and their unknown territory. Once again, and in spite of itself, it finds itself at the center of a geopolitical and humanitarian situation as catastrophic as it is uncertain. The film unfolds like a fragmented portrait, depicting the various issues of these people by exposing the daily reality of different characters illustrating this region’s distress through their situation, their dreams, their beliefs and fears.
September 11, 1973: The Last Stand of Salvador Allende
1 x 56 min
September 1973. Chile is in chaos. The Presidential Palace is in flames. The nation's most beloved leader, President Salvador Allende, is found dead among the ruins. Relive the dramatic final hours of Chile's last great democrat and the turmoil immediately following his tragic death.
The series of 12 programs is a voyage of discovery about 24 people, including 12 Canadians. 12 countries are featured amongst the intended stop-off points along this international journey and at the same time these expatriates share their thoughts on French Canada and its inhabitants with us.
Come along on a remarkable journey of discovery into the deliciously decadent world of sweets. Sweet Paradise is a four part mini-series that traces the origins of one of our greatest pleasures - our love affair with sugar and all things sweet.
Aztec, Pyramids of War, a two part series, will document the rise and fall of one of the most remarkable civilizations. Join us as we journey into the fascinating realm of the Aztec nation and its dramatic clash with Iron men from another world.
At a time when Americans are ever more aware of the strong Latin American presence all around them, Franco-Ontarian musician Damien Robitaille set out on a unique adventure: to find the descendants of the French Canadians who migrated to the United States to find their fortune.
What’s your wildest dream? To be a movie star? A stunt double, bullfighter or butler? How about spending a year on a sailing ship or breaking-in Spanish thoroughbreds? If you had to choose fame, fortune or passion, which would you pick?
September 13, 2013, Joel learns that his father suffered a stroke, was hospitalized in a small town up north. At the same time, a cataclysm occurs... the electricity is off and the snow falls suddenly without ever stopping. Snowed up, Joel and Max took refuge at Gerard and Theresa hoping that the storm passes. 255 days later, there is nothing new, everything is frozen and nothing came back as before. Joel and Chloe continue their journey south in search of survivors and a little hope that day when they encounter a person b!oth comforting and frightening.