The following are the latest program additions to our catalogue. Click on the title to view the full synopsis, image and technical specifications.

 

FALL 2018 NEW RELEASES

ARCTIC BLOOM
- 52'
- World outside Canada

Documentary / Science : Human Interest
In the Arctic Ocean, a team of scientists is running an important mission for the planet: studying the phytoplankton bloom at the edge of the sea ice, to better understand the impact of global warming on this fragile polar ecosystem.


BEYOND THE DIVIDE
- 13 x 30'
- EMEA Territories except AMC & AB France

Documentary / Nature
Host Robert Fickling the creator and director of the Australian hunting gear brandMoroka.30, treks the world over in search of the globe’s greatest game. BEYOND THE DIVIDE, Australia’s first ever hunting television series, is an action packed adventure filmed across numerous continents.


BLACK BEAR AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD
- 48' & 52'
- World outside TV5 Canada

Documentary / Wildlife
A beautifully filmed ‘blue chip’ nature documentary that follows the daily life and seasonal cycles of a young black bear as she survives and struggles to reproduce in the breathtaking Forillon National Park of Gaspésie, Quebec.


BOUVETOYA: THE LAST PLACE ON EARTH
- 46'
- World outside Canada

Documentary / Adventure
Jason and Bruno climbed the Seven Summits, sailed across the Pacific, cycled the 100th anniversary Tour de France, and trekked to the South and North Poles. But they’ve never done anything like this before. The journey to Bouvet Island is the opportunity to make something last: leave their imprint, as it were.


BRAIN'S WAY OF HEALING (THE)
- 52'
- World outside English Canada (CBC "The Nature of Things")

Documentary / Science : Medicine
Based on Dr Norman Doidge’s book, The Brain's Way of Healing describes the birth a new kind of medicine that combines the best of cutting edge Western brain science and holistic insights from traditional Eastern medicine-which has long understood that the mind, and energy, has a key role to play in healing.


CAPITALISM
- 6 X 52'
- World outside French Canada, France & Israel

Documentary / Public Affairs
The series is an in-depth investigation in over 22 countries that challenges the fathers of capitalism and the established ideas and principles of the system.


CAPTAIN OF UTOPIA
- 53'
- Worldwide rights

Documentary / Adventure
François Bernard, knows as "Ben", has explored the most remote places of the world for more than 30 years: the North Pole and the South Pole, Mount Everest, etc... One day, he decides he would like to share all the gorgeous landscapes that he has seen during his expeditions.


CITIES HELD HOSTAGE
- 47'
- World outside Canada

Documentary / Human Interest
Cities held Hostage is a vivid history of the enormous conglomerates that have defined North America, transformed our environment and shaped the way we live.


CRACKING CANCER
- 48'
- World outside English Canada

Documentary / Science : Human Interest
Six years ago Zuri Scrivens, the mother of a toddler, was very ill with incurable breast cancer that had spread to her liver and lymph nodes. Today Zuri has no signs of cancer, not because of a miraculous new cancer drug, but thanks to a diabetes medication. Zuri’s remarkable recovery is captured in an intimate new film called CRACKING CANCER.


DOCTORS ARE ONLY HUMAN
- 52'
- World except French Canada

Documentary / Science : Human Interest
Doctors are only Human offers an intimate and realistic portrayal of an important social issue - that of mental health problems of a growing number of physicians throughout the country. Victims of depression, often attempting to end their own lives, family doctors and specialists are wary to admit their vulnerabilities at the cost of revealing any personal weakness.


EQUUS - STORY OF HORSE
- 3 x 52'
- World outside English Canada, USA, France & Germany

Documentary / Human Interest
Following international acclaim for the three-part series THE GREAT HUMAN ODYSSEY (2015), anthropologist Niobe Thompson now embarks on a fascinating new journey exploring the horse-human relationship. Shot and mastered entirely in spectacular 4K, EQUUS rejoins the human story at critical juncture for our species, when we harnessed horsepower to create a globalized world. Over two years of filming, we follow still unpublished scientific discoveries with leading archeologists and ancient DNA experts, take audiences into remote, surviving horse cultures around the planet, and bring the earliest horse peoples alive through stunning recreations.


GRIZZLY COUNTRY
- 52'
- World rights

Documentary / Wildlife
Grizzly bears have a secret life not easily visible to the casual visitor or observer. This documentary reveals some of the most astonishing behaviors of these great bears, recorded over a ten year period in Yellowstone National Park (USA), allowing us to recognize some of the bears individually.


HUNTING CHRONICLES
- 12 x 30'
- EMEA territories except AMC

Documentary / Adventure
Meticulously filmed, The Hunting Chronicles has become "must watch" television for all hunters. This series provides viewers with a unique perspective on Canada’s rich hunting opportunities.


INTO THE FIRE
- 53'
- World Outside English Canada

Documentary / Science : Human Interest
Nature created it. Humans harnessed it. And now, as global warming lights a flame to our forests, scientists are desperately trying to understand it. Fire has always been a double-edged sword.


JIHADI IN THE FAMILY (A)
- 45'
- World outside English Canada

Documentary / Human Interest
Overnight, Calgary mother Christianne Boudreau has a new identity, "mother of a terrorist," when her son Damian is killed fighting with ISIS. "I never saw it coming!" she says, echoing hundreds of mothers in Europe and North America whose children have left home to embrace a violent extremism.


NAHANNI: RIVER OF FORGIVENESS
- 52'
- World

Documentary / Nature
The Nahanni River in Canada’s Northwest Territories runs through one of the wildest, most beautiful and fascinating landscapes in the world.


NICE FISH JUNIOR
- 26 x 30'
- EMEA territories except AMC

Documentary / Nature
Meet Dylan, a thirteen year old angler wonder-kid, with more fishing skills than most adults. Join Dylan on his weekly expeditions, as he travels to remote areas of the Canadian wild, in search of adventure and big fish.


NICE FISH SENIOR
- 13 x 30'
-

Documentary / Adventure
Starring the optimistic Clive Piercy as well as pessimistic Bob Mills, these two grumpy old fishermen are battling it out to see who can be the first to bring in the big one. Filmed reality television style, there is no shortage of laughs as the cameras follow these conflicted seniors around.


OTTERS - RIVER MASTERS OF THE YELLOSTONE
- 1 x 52'
- Worldwide

Documentary / Wildlife
Otters live their rollicking life in the lakes and rivers where fish also prosper. For the otter, water is a means of survival, even though he is a land animal. In thsi documentary, we will follow two families of otters - two mothers with young.


P.S. JERUSALEM
- 1 X 87'
- World

Documentary / Human Interest
P.S. Jerusalem presents a universal portrait of the pain inflicted as a cherished city turns into a place of division and hatred. It is an insider’s view of Israel and Israeli society.


PATRIARCH'S ROOM (THE)
- 86'
- World outside Israel and Canada

Documentary / Public Affairs
Greek Orthodox Patriarch Irineos was accused of selling church property to Jewish settlers. He denied all the accusations. But for the first time in the church’s 2000-year history, its leader was ousted. For 11 long years, Irineos was imprisoned in his chambers. In this first-person account, filmmaker Danae Elon unravels what really happened to the former Patriarch.


PLUTOCRATS
- 72'
- World outside English Canada

Documentary / Public Affairs
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia Freeland wrote the bestseller Plutocrats: The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else, winner of the world’s most prestigious award for non-fiction, the Lionel Gelber Prize. PLUTOCRATS travels through a world increasingly paralysed by joblessness, debt, and economic uncertainty and shows the effect of the wealth gap on global politics, including the Brexit and the recent election of Trump.


PRICE OF THE PRIZE (THE)
- 1 X 46'
- World

Documentary / Wildlife
« The Price of the Prize » is a new documentary about the First Nations fight to end grizzly bear trophy hunting in the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia.


PRICE WE PAY (THE)
- 52' or 92'
- World rights outside French Canada

Documentary / Public Affairs
The Price We Pay examines the timely issue of tax avoidance and exposes how tech giants like Google, Amazon and others of the "cloud" economy are eroding the foundations of the democratic state by using tax havens to stash trillions of dollars offshore and thus deprive governments of hundreds of billions in corporate-tax revenue each year.


SECRET FROM THE ICE
- 52'
- World outside English Canada

Documentary / Science : Human Interest
Director travelled up St Elias Mountain Range and filmed during summer of 2016, where many artifacts were found in the recent years. Dr. Hare’s collection includes over 200 human artefacts and 1700 animal samples. The director shot in Canada, the USA and Norway.


SHINERS
- 57' & 78'
- World outside Canada

Documentary / Public Affairs
Shiners delves into the lives of shoe shiners around the world giving you an insider's view of this often overlooked profession.


SKINDIGENOUS
- S1 13 x 26' S2 13 x 26'
-

Documentary / Adventure
SKINDIGENOUS is a documentary series exploring Indigenous tattooing traditions around the world. Each episode dives into a unique Indigenous culture to discover the tools and techniques, the symbols and traditions that shape their tattooing art.


SKINHEAD
- 44' & 52'
- Worldwide

Documentary / Public Affairs
SKINHEAD steps back and takes a look at not only Brad’s story, but also the recent rise in the popularity of white-supremacists groups, as well as mounting racial tensions in both Canada and the US


SOIL CHRONICLES
- 52'
- World outside Canada

Documentary / Science : Human Interest
Did you know that restoring global soil health could slow down climate change? In fact, we could sequester huge amounts of atmospheric carbon if we utilized the microbial life in our soil as the foundation for growing food. There are more microorganisms in a teaspoon of healthy soil than there are people on the planet. Soil is a living ecosystem essential to life on earth!


SPYING ON ANIMALS
- 52'
- World outside Canada and USA

Documentary / Wildlife
SPYING ON ANIMALS looks at the history of camera technology in animal research. The documentary will showcase many firsts in the field; thermal cams reveal how thousands of bats make an organized exit through a very small hole.


STATE OF TERRORISM
- 2 X 55'
- World outside French Canada, Israel & France

Documentary / Public Affairs
On 9.11, 2001 there were approximately 400 members of Al Qaeda who swore loyalty to Osama Bin Laden. Sixteen years after the "War on terror" was declared and 5 years after the death of Osama Bin Laden, Jihad seems to have spread everywhere with thousands and thousands of militants in dozens of countries, from the Western shores of Africa to East Asia. What went wrong?


THE SKIN WE'RE IN
- 44'
- World outside English Canada

Documentary / Human Interest
Urgent, controversial, and undeniably honest, THE SKIN WE’RE IN is a wake-up call to complacent Canadians. Racism is here. It is everywhere. It is us and we are it. Following celebrated journalist Desmond Cole as he researches his hotly anticipated book on race in Canada, this documentary from acclaimed director Charles Officer pulls back the curtain on a topic we are often reluctant to confront.


THE WRONG LIGHT
- 52' & 79'
- World outside Israel & U.S.A.

Documentary / Human Interest
Amidst growing international concern about human trafficking, a nonprofit organization named COSA was founded in 2005 by Mickey Choothesa, a charismatic activist, with the stated mission of serving as a refuge for at-risk and trafficked girls in Northern Thailand.


UNCHARTERED CANADA
- 3 x 52' + 3 x 52' for a total of 6 x 52'
- World outside French Canada

Documentary / Science : Human Interest
By air, land and sea we embark on a quest of discovery of majestic British Columbia. Join our two adventurers/scientists as they seek by ultra-light plane, by raft, through scuba diving or rock climbing the most remote areas of the land.


VELVET REVOLUTION
- 57'
- World outside Canada

Documentary / Public Affairs
In VELVET REVOLUTION, six women directors take their lens up-close to Women Making News. In a world riven with conflict and dictatorial regimes, where journalists are constantly under threat from both, state and non - state actors, what drives these women journalists to do their jobs? This doc brings you the testimonies of women journalists from Bangladesh, Cameroon, India, Philippines, Afghanistan, Syria, United Kingdom and Ajerbaijan on how they spoke truth to power. including interview with BBC’S head of international correspondents Canadian Lyse Doucet.


WHITE WOLF
- 2 x 52' Hayden Park and Canyon Park
- Worldwide rights

Documentary / Wildlife
Filmed in the magnificent Yellowstone National Park (USA), this outstanding “blue chip” documentary follows the packs of two rare alpha female White Wolves, their mates and their offspring throughout the seasons, as they claim new territory in Hayden Valley and get challenged by a new pack coming from the South.


WILD ARCHEOLOGY
- 13 x 30'
- EMEA outside NGI & ZDF

Documentary / Science : Human Interest
Guided by Aboriginal archaeologist Dr. Rudy Reimer paired with co-hosts Jenifer Brousseau and Jacob Pratt, we are taken on a Vision Quest through the mountains, waterways, plains, and Arctic landscapes of ancient archaeological record to discover first-hand the untold story of the original peoples of North America.


WILD ON THE FLY
- 16 x 30'
- World outside USA

Documentary / Nature
WILD ON THE FLY is a series of exotic fly fishing all over the world, from Alaska to the Amazon, Mexico to Mongolia. Seen on Outdoor Channel, the series was the network’s highest rated fly fishing show, and is still wildly popular today online.


WOMEN OF THE SILK ROAD
- 57' & 70'
- World outside USA, IRAN, OMAN and TAJIKISTAN

Documentary / Human Interest
The Silk Road is a place shrouded in mystery, where women still toil alongside the ghosts of their ancestors. The film portrays 4 women from 4 countries of the Silk Road: Turkey, Oman, Iran and Tajikistan, met by director/storyteller Yassamin Maleknasr. They are part of an undocumented legacy, a legacy of handcrafts and labor, a legacy of love and death, a legacy that began before written time. Each one of their stories is a lesson in how love and courage can weave strength into human heart.