Extreme Exposures Ghosts of the Wild West

Veteran photographer Bill Allard journeys across northern Montana to create a portrait of its hardy residents and the sometimes bleak conditions they endure.
  • 2010
  • 00:23:31
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/06/2016

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Artzooka! (Eng) Gluestick Space Ship | Shadow Theatre

An empty gluestick tube inspires Jeremie to make a spaceship, complete with astronaut who triumphantly emerges as the bottom of the rocket is twisted. Jeremie then uses an empty packing box and tracing paper to make a shadow theatre — with construction paper puppets. Jeremie finds yet another way to Artzooka the ubiquitous plastic bottle: he makes a jellyfish! Jeremie ...
  • 2011
  • 00:24:00
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

Doc Zone Hairstyle Confidential

Hairstyle Confidential untangles the myths and mystique surrounding hair in popular culture. Go behind the scenes with the original stylist guru Vidal Sassoon. Spend a day with Hollywood’s hottest hairdresser, Ken Pavés. Enter the little-known world behind the latest fad — hair extensions — from their beginnings as the shorn hair of devout Hindus in India to the dyeing and ...
  • 2007
  • 00:44:32
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

CBC Short Docs Headdress

“To me, the headdress is a symbol of leadership.” JJ Neepin is a female Indigenous filmmaker, and with the help of photographer Nadya Kwandibens, she plans to recreate her great-grandfather’s portrait. The headdress is a powerful symbol with great meaning in First Nations communities. Headdress is the start of an ongoing conversation about tradition and cultural appropriation.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:48
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2017

Artzooka! (Eng) Hidden Layer | Closet Guardian

With the help of a windy day, Jeremie shows us how things in a painting aren’t always as they appear. Then he creates a closet guardian for scary closets using a coat hanger and strips of material. Later, he takes a close look at twigs, and discovers animals and people hiding inside! For an Artzooka Recycle Challenge, Jeremie recycles a ...
  • 2009
  • 00:24:00
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

Artzooka! (Eng) Hidden Layer | Closet Guardian (Español / Spanish / Espagnol)

With the help of a windy day, Bruno shows us how things in a painting aren’t always as they appear. Then he creates a closet guardian for scary closets using a coat hanger and strips of material. Later, he takes a close look at twigs, and discovers animals and people hiding inside! For an Artzooka Recycle Challenge, Bruno recycles a ...
  • 2010
  • 00:21:55
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

Doc Zone High Heel Confidential

Shoes are hot: in 2004, sales generated close to $40 billion in the U.S. alone and the numbers continue to rise. This lucrative market is now shadowed by a growing underworld of fakes and knock-offs that are consumed almost as eagerly as the originals. With the average North American woman owning at least 30 pairs of shoes, High Heel Confidential ...
  • 2007
  • 00:44:57
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

The National How #MeToo is changing the way museums do exhibits

The #MeToo movement is also changing the way museums handle artists' exhibits, specifically those who have been accused of abuse. The National takes you to the Royal Ontario Museum, where that change will be on display starting July 21, 2018.
  • 2018
  • 00:03:37
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 08/03/2018

Ideas Ideas from the Trenches: The Living Dead

There are about 50,000 PhD candidates in Canada. Most of them toil away for years in relative obscurity. This is the debut of an occasional series which tries to turn their research into an hour of radio. In this inaugural episode, producers Tom Howell and Nicola Luksic follow the work of PhD student Myriam Nafte, who studies the circulation and ...
  • 2014
  • 00:53:59
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 02/14/2014

CBC Animation Illusion?

"Every flower, every insect, every animal is a miracle waiting to be discovered, a marvel to be respected and loved. But we like to replace them with our own inventions, served up by the magicians of advertising, the promoters of progress and over-consumption. Unfortunately, these inventions are outmoded all too quickly. They break down, often taking with them that which ...
  • 1975
  • 00:11:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/08/2013