The Book of Negroes, Episode 2
  • 2015
  • 00:43:56
  • 13-14

The Book of Negroes
The Book of Negroes, Episode 2

Aminata, forced to deflect the affections of the two men who own her, adjusts to plantation life in the Carolinas.
  • Added on: 01/16/2015
The Book of Negroes, Episode 3
  • 2015
  • 00:43:54
  • 13-14

The Book of Negroes
The Book of Negroes, Episode 3

When Revolution breaks out in New York, Aminata seizes her chance and escapes to freedom in the haven of Canvas Town.
  • Added on: 02/04/2015
The Book of Negroes, Episode 4
  • 2015
  • 00:43:56
  • 13-14

The Book of Negroes
The Book of Negroes, Episode 4

After British defeat, Aminata registers Black Loyalists in The Book Of Negroes for an escape to freedom in Nova Scotia.
  • Added on: 02/04/2015
The Book of Negroes, Episode 5
  • 2015
  • 00:43:53
  • 13-14

The Book of Negroes
The Book of Negroes, Episode 5

​As racial tensions boil in barren and destitute Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Aminata organizes a final journey back to Africa.
  • Added on: 02/05/2015
The Book of Negroes, Episode 6
  • 2015
  • 00:43:54
  • 13-14

The Book of Negroes
The Book of Negroes, Episode 6

Upon their arrival in Africa, Aminata leaves the Loyalists behind to find her way back to her home village of Bayo.
  • Added on: 02/11/2015
The Comedy of Errors
  • 1989
  • 01:16:23
  • 13-14

CBC Drama Special
The Comedy of Errors

Borrowing from the Latin comedy The Twins, Shakespeare created this farce for the Christmas festivities of 1594. Fun is the primary aim of this romantic comedy which tells of the complications which follow when a merchant, Aegeon, enters the enemy state of Ephesus. He hopes to reunite his family years after the shipwreck which split two sets of twins and ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
The Englishman's Boy
  • 2006
  • 02:55:30
  • 13-14

Feature Film
The Englishman's Boy

The screen adaptation of Guy Vanderhaeghe’s award-winning novel, The Englishman’s Boy is an unforgettable tale set against the dual backdrops of an unforgiving 1873 North American frontier and the allure of 1920s Hollywood. Starring acclaimed actors Bob Hoskins and Nicholas Campbell, this haunting film uncovers the startling violence behind the settling of the West and delves into one of the most brutal ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
The Ideas of Toni Morrison
  • 2002
  • 00:53:49
  • 15-17

Ideas
The Ideas of Toni Morrison

In a rare personal interview, Nobel Prize-winner Toni Morrison talks candidly about her life as an African-American writer with Ideas producer Marilyn Powell.
  • Added on: 02/03/2014
The Taming of the Shrew
  • 1982
  • 02:33:35
  • 15-17

CBC Drama Special
The Taming of the Shrew

Petruchio, a strutting suitor, sets out to undermine the spirit of Katharina, the bad tempered object of his affections. As his wife, it is her duty to care for him more than for herself. Starring Len Cariou and Sharry Flett, this production is now a Stratford classic. Shakespeare's rollicking 16th century battle of the sexes is treated in a traditional ...
  • Added on: 01/19/2016
The Taming of the Shrew
  • 1988
  • 02:38:22
  • 15-17

CBC Drama Special
The Taming of the Shrew

Despite complaints that it's the most chauvinistic play ever written, The Taming of the Shrew continues after 400 years to be one of Shakespeare's biggest crowd-pleasers. Richard Monette's rollicking 1989 Stratford treatment is set in a colourful Italy of the 1950s. Colm Feore depicts Petruchio as a swaggering leather-jacketed street bandit who roars up to marry Kate (Goldie Semple) on a sporty ...
  • Added on: 01/05/2016