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Daniel Garber talks with director Tiffany Hsiung about The Apology

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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. 210 more words

2016

The Log Driver’s Waltz

Canada Vignettes: The Log Driver’s Waltz

Canada Vignettes: La valse du maître draveur

country: Canada

year: 1978

director: John Weldon

studio: NFB

length: 3’28”

style: 1,531 more words

Short

Women on the March

This feature film in two parts is an exploration of the women’s suffrage movement. Spearheaded by women like Emmeline Pankhurst, founder of the Women’s Social and Political Union, the Suffragettes realized they would have to become radical and militant if the movement was going to be effective. 31 more words

The Burning Times

This documentary takes an in-depth look at the witch hunts that swept Europe just a few hundred years ago. False accusations and trials led to massive torture and burnings at the stake and ultimately to the destruction of an organic way of life. 34 more words