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NFB Streams Oscar-nominated Blind Vaysha Free of Charge

As the Academy Awards approach, Canadians will be able to watch Theodore Ushev’s Oscar-nominated National Film Board of Canada (NFB) animated short Blind Vaysha free of charge at… 306 more words

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Movie review: Angry Inuk takes on anti-sealing crusaders

Angry Inuk

***1/2

Documentary

Directed by: Alethea Arnaquq-Baril

Duration: 85 minutes

From the outset of Alethea Arnaquq-Baril’s eye-opening documentary Angry Inuk, it is clear that this is going to be a different take on seal hunting than the one that has dominated the mainstream conversation over the past four decades. 369 more words

Entertainment

More movies than ever before

GUEST BLOG POST by Lesa Balch
Director, Technologies and Content

Library customers streamed more movies than ever before in December 2016, enjoying movies from Hoopla, downloadLibrary, CBC Curio, and National Film Board databases. 142 more words

News

Daniel Garber talks with director Tiffany Hsiung about The Apology

https://danielgarber.files.wordpress.com/2016/12/garber-december-2-16-interview.mp3

Hi, this is Daniel Garber at the Movies for culturalmining.com and CIUT 89.5 FM.

Japan joined the European race for colonies late in the game. 178 more words

Documentary

Karen Cho, Filmmaker

Karen Cho was born in Montreal, Canada. She is most known for her compelling and socially-engaged documentaries.

Karen graduated from Concordia University in 2001 with a BFA in Film Production. 999 more words

Status Quo? The Unfinished Business of Feminism in Canada

Feminism has shaped the society we live in. But just how far has it brought us, and how relevant is it today? This feature documentary zeroes in on key concerns such as violence against women, access to abortion, and universal childcare, asking how much progress we have truly made on these issues. 36 more words

RIDM 2016: Angry Inuk

Sandro Forte for Cinetalk.net

Alethea Arnaquq-Baril is angry. Anger made her invest eight years of her life on Angry Inuk, a startling documentary about the highly contentious subject of the seal hunting, now banned for over 30 years. 188 more words

2016