The Dawn of the Eye: The History of Film and TV News

From the richest news archives in the world comes the landmark production The Dawn of the Eye: The History of Film and TV News, a six-hour documentary series capturing the 100 year history of the visual news form. From the Lumière brothers' 1896 newsreel of the coronation of Czar Nicholas II to the satellite age, this archival video encyclopedia is the ...
  • 2016
  • Added on: 06/21/2016

On the Money

This CBC News Network program guides viewers through the ways that money affects our daily lives. Award-winning journalist Peter Armstrong keeps Canadians plugged in to the people — the employers, the workers, the entrepreneurs — who influence how we work and how we spend.​
  • 2017
  • Added on: 05/16/2017

None of the Above

None of the Above is a pop science/engineering "game show" that challenges the global public to pick the right outcome to incredible experiments. But unlike other gear head TV, it's not stuck in the usual, tired precincts of the lab or workshop. This show is hitting the streets, malls, airports and racetracks of the world to bring science to the people. See ...
  • 2015
  • Added on: 09/24/2015

Venture

When Venture first launched in 1985, one stated goal was to be a TV version of the Wall Street Journal's front page: lively, lucid and wide-ranging. It's about business, but it's not just for businessmen and businesswomen. Venture covered all the aspects of the economy in Canada and beyond: prices, profits, personnel, innovation and ideas as they affect any business. From farms to fishing boats, ...
  • 2014
  • Added on: 09/25/2014

ReVision Quest

ReVision Quest mixes personal storytelling, current affairs interviews and comedy to explore issues affecting Native peoples today, kicking some ass-umptions about Aboriginal life along the way. It's a show about the First Nations experience, created by all First Nations producers. Our guide is Darrell Dennis, originally from the Shuswap First Nation in B.C. Darrell is an actor, comedian and screenwriter. He's ...
  • 2015
  • Added on: 11/26/2015

ONIVA!

La série télévisée de 30 minutes aborde hebdomadairement un sujet thématique. De semaine en semaine, l’équipe se déplace et visite une école pour approfondir le thème avec les jeunes. ONIVA! comprend 18 épisodes inédits et s’adresse aux 9 à 13 ans. L’émission est présentée en format magazine et est composée d’entrevues, de reportages, de faits intéressants, de vox pop, d’un ...
  • 2014
  • Added on: 09/25/2014

The Dawn of the Eye: The History of Film and TV News The Electronic Battalions: 1975-1988

This episode chronicles the golden years of the networks and the birth of the satellite age, as “going live” became the order of the day and anchors became mega-stars. TV news became a power in foreign policy, as images affected the tides of public opinion. Ted Turner is laughed at when he launches CNN. Critics slam TV news for sensationalism ...
  • 1997
  • 00:47:03
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Doc Zone The Selling Game

The Selling Game is all about how marketers rang in a new gilded age of advertising. Digital media, the internet and cable TV have handed marketers incredibly powerful new keys to our hearts and minds, and wallets. The TV ad may be on the wane, but marketing is stronger than ever. It's a bizarre new world of persuasion.
  • 2007
  • 00:44:22
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Brand Canada Rant & Rave

How a marketing guru inhaled Canadian identity and exhaled a new Canadian pride in Molson's seminal TV ad "The Rant."
  • 2017
  • 00:06:19
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/28/2017

The Dawn of the Eye: The History of Film and TV News The Powers That Be (The Power and the Image): 1960-1975

By the early 1960s, television had become the dominant source of news in North America. Television changed all the equations in the democratic process by giving attention to the forces of protest and political opposition. Learning how governments have tried in vain to control TV news will surprise many viewers. It is said that the civil rights movement could not ...
  • 1997
  • 00:55:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

The Dawn of the Eye: The History of Film and TV News The Global Eye (Embattled Witness): 1989-1997

The Berlin Wall, Tiananmen and the first Gulf War demonstrate that TV news is global and its presence shapes the events it witnesses. The world of news is changing fundamentally as global news titans emerge. The movies-of-the-week industry feeds off sensational news headlines. Some speculate that network news, the common ground of democracy, will start to disappear in the pull ...
  • 1997
  • 00:47:41
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

The Fifth Estate Butting In: Big Tobacco Meets Big Media

An alarming investigation that exposes the corporate interests running TV news in the United States. Journalist Linden MacIntyre presents the true story behind the movie The Insider which dramatized 60 Minutes' Mike Wallace and Diane Sawyer's fight to broadcast whistleblower Dr. Jeffrey Wigand's story. Journalists, lawyers, tobacco industry experts and TV executives take sides in a story that questions journalistic ...
  • 1999
  • 00:48:38
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Brand Canada America's Canada

A pop culture-fuelled audit of how American TV influences Canada's brand — through the perspective of the denizens of Mexico City.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:25
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/27/2017

My World Media Literacy Where do you find your news?

News can be gathered and consumed from so many different places – online, newspapers, radio, TV.  Whatever your preference, you need to take into account whether you can trust the source. This video will provide tips that you can use to find news from trustworthy news sources.
  • 2020
  • 00:02:39
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 05/06/2020

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World's Toughest Fixes Texas High Tower

It's red, white and rusty all over. An obsolete TV antenna towering over 500 feet above the bustling San Antonio city center has to come down to earth. The smallest slip-up and someone could go off the air permanently.
  • 2010
  • 00:45:06
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/01/2016

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News in Review - September 1993 Behind the Scenes: The Reporter

Producer Hans Pohl and his crew follow CBC-TV News reporter Paul Adams throughout the Progressive Conservative's leadership campaign and document the development of a news item.
  • 1993
  • 00:22:24
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/1993

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Wiih'teh Paranormal (ᐄᓅ ᐊᔨᒧᐎᓐ / Cree / Cri)

From strange sightings on remote highways to visitors from another realm, there are lots of creepy stories about paranormal activity in Eeyou Istchee. But what do you call a UFO in Cree? In this episode, Mary and Betsy speak with Ernie Webb, producer of a TV series called Indians and Aliens, about some of the unique Cree terms we use to ...
  • 2020
  • 00:21:03
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/02/2020

Back in Time for Dinner The 1950s

The affluent 1950s arrive. Like many others, the Campuses are riding the '50s wave of post-war prosperity. They enjoy a number of firsts — new kitchen gadgets, dining out at a restaurant and dinner in front of the TV. Meanwhile, mom Tristan continues to struggle with restrictive gender roles and the pressure for domestic perfection.
  • 2018
  • 00:43:40
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 07/05/2018

Brain Games You Won't Believe Your Eyes

Shot at a studio in Hollywood where filmmakers use images and sound to create compelling illusions of reality. You'll be surprised to find out that your eyes and ears are constantly creating an illusion of what the world around us is really like. Colour, light, motion and depth are constructed inside the brain and these experiences are easily manipulated. Do ...
  • 2011
  • 00:45:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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The Dawn of the Eye: The History of Film and TV News Eyes of the World: 1919-1945

At first, Hollywood studios present sanitized news, presenting a world without Nazis or the Depression. The newsreel is revolutionized by The March of Time which established the standards the industry still works by today. World War II was as much a contest of news machines as of armies, battling for public opinion. A Canadian cameraman scoops the world with moving ...
  • 1997
  • 00:55:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

ONIVA! Les secrets

Pour le premier épisode de la 10e saison, Mae présente son nouveau coanimateur Gabriel et ils abordent le thème des secrets. Doit-on toujours garder tous les secrets? La nouvelle chef de Bouffe TV, Pascale, cuisine en un tour de main une recette renfermant un ingrédient secret! Ne manque surtout pas cette émission, car on te dévoile plusieurs secrets!
  • 2013
  • 00:29:30
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 01/07/2015

ONIVA! Le froid

Aimes-tu le froid? Pourquoi grelotte-t-on quand on a froid? Mae et Gabriel soulignent l’importance d’avoir recours au froid dans notre vie alors que la chef cuistot Pascale, de Bouffe TV, prépare une collation froide en un rien de temps. Prends une bonne douillette et prépare-toi à vivre une émission remplie de frissons.
  • 2013
  • 00:29:30
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 01/08/2015

Doc Zone Eat, Cook, Love (Part 2 of 2)

You are what you eat. But what if when you eat, how you eat, who you eat with and who cooked your meal is just as important as what is on your plate? We love to watch, especially when it’s in the kitchen, and just like the other kind, food porn is passive. We watch TV food chefs instead of ...
  • 2012
  • 00:43:38
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 20

An entrepreneur's ultra cool electronic ride wins the respect of the Wek, a television producer can't wow the Dragons with his proposed distribution model, and a trio pitching an all-natural caesar mix runs into trouble with their high valuation. Plus, an adjustable speaker stand and a new twist on yoga also make an appearance in the Den. Pitches in this ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/18/2016

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) Inside Information: Stories from the War Zone (Part 3 of 3)

CBC foreign correspondent Neil MacDonald is featured as he files his stories from the Middle East, one of the most volatile areas in the world. Archival footage of memorable stories from past world conflicts is also included. Veteran journalists who brought us those stories – Michael Maclear and Morley Safer, two of CBC-TV's early foreign correspondents – are also featured. The ...
  • 2002
  • 00:54:39
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013