CBC Drama Special Twelfth Night

Set in Illyria, a mythical state ruled by Duke Orsino (Colm Feore), Viola (Seana McKenna) and her twin brother Sebastian (Ernest Harrop) are shipwrecked off Illyria's coast, each believing the other has drowned. Disguising herself as a boy, Viola takes the name Cesario and enters the service of the Duke. She is sent to woo the Countess Olivia (Maria Ricossa) ...
  • 1986
  • 02:23:52
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

CBC Short Docs Twilight Dancers

A group of Indigenous teenagers from Pimicikamak Cree Nation use square dancing to help heal from the trauma of a suicide epidemic in their remote Manitoba community.
  • 2017
  • 00:16:36
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/27/2017

Nazi Megastructures U-Boat Base

To create a safe haven in port for their lethal U-boat submarines, the Nazis built massive, impenetrable concrete submarine pens. Structures too immense to be hidden, they were constructed to withstand direct hits from even the biggest Allied bombs. Such was their size and strength that these pens still survive today, a testament to their engineering.
  • 2013
  • 00:44:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/05/2016

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Wandering Wenda U: Uncle Ulmer's Unruly Unicorn

Our unusual heroes are at the University of Uxbridge, visiting Wenda’s Uncle Ulmer and his missing, unruly unicorn.
  • 2017
  • 00:08:42
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/05/2017

Artzooka! (Eng) Underground Caves | Panda's Plane

Using layers of rock and sand, Jeremie is inspired to make underground caves in a glass jar. Then he makes a plane for his panda critter. Later, tired of painting on canvas, Jeremie branches out and makes some running shoe art. For an Artzooka Recycle Challenge, Jeremie recycles bottle caps into a drum set and Paper Bag plays in a ...
  • 2009
  • 00:24:00
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

Artzooka! (Eng) Underground Caves | Panda's Plane (Español / Spanish / Espagnol)

Using layers of rock and sand, Bruno is inspired to make underground caves in a glass jar. Then he makes a plane for his panda critter. Later, tired of painting on canvas, Bruno branches out and makes some running shoe art. For an Artzooka Recycle Challenge, Bruno recycles bottle caps into a drum set and Paper Bag plays in a ...
  • 2010
  • 00:21:55
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

Bookaboo Use Your Imagination with Kevin Durand

Bookaboo shares a story with Canadian actor Kevin Durand called Use Your Imagination, by Nicola O'Byrne. The book is about a wolf who teaches a rabbit how to write a story, but suddenly it's clear that the wolf is very hungry!
  • 2016
  • 00:11:14
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/12/2018

Wandering Wenda V: The Vengeful Vendetta of a Vaudeville Vampire

Transport yourself into an exhilarating world of action, adventure and alliteration as young Wenda and her friends Wu and Wesley Woodchuck embark on a series of wild, weird and wonderfully exciting adventures. No matter where Wenda wanders, she always finds herself mixed up in the middle of mayhem, and when the going gets tough, she uses her words. Inspired by ...
  • 2017
  • 00:08:42
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 08/03/2017

News in Review - February 1997 Victims of Fashion

This report is a haunting look at the newest fashion phenomenon, the emaciated teenage supermodel, and the impact on, and implications for, young people.
  • 1997
  • 00:14:06
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1997

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CBC News Village Cellphone: Empowering Bangladesh

In the early 1990s, Iqbal Quadir, a Bangladesh-born MIT professor and entrepreneur, had the idea that cellphones could be used to help the very poorest people. For Bangladesh, a densely populated country strangled by frequent natural disasters and a serious lack of infrastructure, Iqbal saw communication technology as an essential resource. His vision: to help village entrepreneurs, backed by micro-loans, ...
  • 2008
  • 00:11:13
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013