CBC Documentary Chronicling The Final Year Of Gord Downie’s Life, Finding The Secret Path, Premieres October12

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CBC today announced the broadcast premiere of FINDING THE SECRET PATH, a one-hour documentary featuring never-before-seen footage of the last year of Gord Downie’s life while he worked to bring Chanie Wenjack’s story to Canadians. Marking the first anniversary of Downie’s death and the 52nd anniversary of Wenjack’s death in October, FINDING THE SECRET PATH will premiere on Friday, October … Read More

W5’s Hour-Long Documentary Special LOVE & LEGACY: THE ROB STEWART STORY Explores the Life and Final Work of the Canadian Filmmaker and Conservationist, Saturday, Oct. 6 on CTV

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Ahead of the highly anticipated theatrical release of the Bell Media Original Documentary Sharkwater Extinction, the final work by the late Canadian filmmaker and conservationist Rob Stewart, W5 takes viewers behind the scenes with LOVE & LEGACY: THE ROB STEWART STORY, a one-hour documentary special on the creation of Stewart’s final film, airing this Saturday, Oct. 6 at 7 p.m. … Read More

The Superfood Chain, a TVO Original doc by Ann Shin, world premiere, Oct 8

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THE SUPERFOOD CHAIN explores how the global industry affects food security for farmers and fishers around the world. Shot in 4K, this gorgeous documentary follows filmmaker Ann Shin as she meets families in Bolivia, Ethiopia, Philippines, and Haida Gwaii whose lives have changed since the superfood boom. Every year, the western world is introduced to new ‘superfoods’ that boast extraordinary … Read More

Canadian Premiere of Dynasties, the Brand New Original BBC Series Presented by Sir David Attenborough, Coming to BBC Earth in Canada this Fall

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BBC Earth is bringing its Canadian audiences the Canadian premiere of Dynasties, a highly anticipated landmark series, produced by BBC Studios Natural History Unit and presented by Sir David Attenborough. Set to debut this Fall, the brand new five-part series from the creators of Planet Earth II, follows five of the world’s most celebrated but endangered animals as they do … Read More

W5 Presents Undercover Investigation into Multi-Million Dollar Auto Theft Crime Ring in 53rd Season Premiere, This Saturday, Sept. 22 on CTV

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Canada’s most-watched documentary series and North America’s longest-running investigative series W5 returns for a 53rd season of ground-breaking investigative storytelling, this Saturday Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV, the CTV GO app, and CTVNews.ca. In the premiere episode, W5 Host and Managing Editor Kevin Newman delivers “Hot Wheels”, investigating new and shocking car theft techniques and following the … Read More

New Bell Media Original Documentary YOU ARE HERE: A COME FROM AWAY STORY to Mark 9/11 Anniversary with September 11 Premiere on HBO Canada

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HBO Canada will present the world television premiere of YOU ARE HERE: A COME FROM AWAY STORY on the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Tuesday, September 11, at 9 p.m. ET, it was announced today. The poignant new 84-minute Bell Media Original Documentary tells the story of how a small community in Gander, Newfoundland welcomed more than 6,500 … Read More

CBC To Launch New Original Arts Documentary Series In The Making On September 21

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Artists imagine futures, wrestle with conflicts, push boundaries, and shape our culture. But how do artists bring their visions to life?  Created and hosted by Sean O’Neill (Crash Gallery), the new CBC original series IN THE MAKING will take Canadians around the world for an intimate and story-driven journey inside the creative process of Canada’s leading artists. Premiering Friday, September … Read More

CBC Launches Fall 2018 Podcast Slate

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CBC, Canada’s #1 podcaster reaching more Canadians than any other podcast publisher, today announced a slate of new and returning series from CBC PODCASTS for fall 2018. New podcasts include UNCOVER: ESCAPING NXIVM, an investigation into the controversial alleged cult and its leader Keith Raniere including one woman’s journey to get out; THE SHADOWS, a fictional series from The Heart … Read More

HBO Announces Documentary Lineup For The Second Half of 2018

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HBO has confirmed a fresh array of thought-provoking documentaries for the second half of 2018, including: Susan Lacy’s JANE FONDA IN FIVE ACTS, the intimate story of an icon; Nathaniel Kahn’s THE PRICE OF EVERYTHING, an insider’s look at today’s money-driven art world; Kate Davis and David Heilbroner’s SAY HER NAME: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF SANDRA BLAND about the … Read More

Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind debuts July 16

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A funny, intimate and heartbreaking portrait of one of the world’s most beloved and inventive comedians, ROBIN WILLIAMS: COME INSIDE MY MIND will debut MONDAY, JULY 16 (8:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. Told largely through Williams’ own words, the film celebrates what he brought to comedy and to the culture at large, from the wild days of late-1970s L.A. … Read More