Alice in Big Noses Land

Alice in Big Noses' Land

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This documentary follows filmmaker Nicole Giguere and her adopted Chinese daughter Alice, as they and many of their friends face the challenges of living in North America within a hybrid family.

Cedar and Bamboo

Cedar and Bamboo

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Four people of mixed Chinese and First Nations heritage talk about their heritage and identity.

FootBinding: Search for the Three Inch Golden Lotus

FootBinding: Search for the Three Inch Golden Lotus

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A Chinese-Canadian filmmaker returns to her birthplace to unravel the secrets of footbinding, an ancient Chinese custom.

Killer Whale and Crocodile

Killer Whale and Crocodile

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Carvers from two of the world's great carving traditions come together, share each other's cultures and learn about the myths and legends that inform their art.

Made in China: The Story of Adopted Chinese Children in Canada

Made in China: The Story of Adopted Chinese Children in Canada

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Made in China tells the story of several remarkable children from China between the ages of five and thirteen who make three regions of Canada-British Columbia, Québec, and Newfoundland-their new home.

New Years: Counting through Time

New Year's: Counting through Time

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New Year's: Counting through Time traces New Year's celebrations and calendar forms from Neanderthal cave etchings right up to atomic clocks.

Olivias Puzzle

Olivia's Puzzle

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Goanese girls Reshma and Olivia grow up at opposite ends of the earth-India and Canada-but their daily rituals hold more than one surprising similarity.

One Big Hapa Family

One Big Hapa Family

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Preconceptions about racial purity are under the microscope in this fact-paced, heart-warming documentary by Jeff Chiba Stearns, who has a heritage that is half-Japanese, half-European.

Les passeurs

Les passeurs

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Ulysse, Maya, Adam, Barbara and Thomas are the Fictional characters of this film built with true stories. Quebecers of various ethnic backgrounds tell their sense of Quebec identity.

Policy Baby: The Journey of Rita/Bev

Policy Baby: The Journey of Rita/Bev

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A riveting and powerful one-hour documentary of an Ojibway woman's struggle to reconnect with her Aboriginal self.

Polio Hunters

Polio Hunters

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Polio Hunters follows a two-week polio virus immunization campaign in the province of Uttar Pradesh located in Northern India. The campaign was conducted in 2005 by Toronto's Dr. Yakub Vaid for the World Health Organization.

The QuébeCanada Complex

The QuébeCanada Complex

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This bold documentary provides a humorous perspective on the threat of the Québec/Canada split.

Silk Road

Silk Road

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This documentary of a performance by the Silk Road ensemble features stunning musicianship with Chinese and Brazilian musicians that bridges cultural gaps and delights audiences.

A Song for Daniel

A Song for Daniel

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This charming short documentary compares a routine day for two nine-year-old Iraqi boys--one living in Baghdad and the other born and raised on Long Island.

Streetcar from Zanzibar

Streetcar from Zanzibar

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This fast-paced and stylized documentary offers a frank look at the dreams, expectations, discoveries and disappointments of two young Zanzibari women who want to call Canada home.

SUSPINO: A Cry for Roma [50 min version]

SUSPINO: A Cry for Roma [50 min version]

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SUSPINO: A Cry for Roma is an exploration of the human rights crisis of the Roma people (Gypsies) in Eastern Europe and Italy.

SUSPINO: A Cry for Roma [72 min version]

SUSPINO: A Cry for Roma [72 min version]

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SUSPINO: A Cry for Roma is an exploration of the human rights crisis of the Roma people (Gypsies) in Eastern Europe and Italy.

Wanderings: A Journey to Connect

Wanderings: A Journey to Connect

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A Canadian mother and daughter travel the 4,000-year-old Jewish diaspora and find the key to an unknown past.