Absolutely Newfoundland & Labrador

Celebrating local stories, culture and talent. Six Saturdays on CBC Newfoundland. 

2016 will be available here. The 2015 Season was:

Heavy Weather 4 & 5

Heavy Weather 4 (45:49) 

Heavy Weather is back with more musical performances from East Coast artists. Vol 4 features Catherine MacLellan, Green & Gold, Tomato Tomato, and Vogue Dots.
Aired Saturday, July 04, 8 p.m. AT

Heavy Weather 5 (45:12)

Vol 5 features Town Heroes, Fortunate Ones, Cyndi Cain, and Katie Baggs. 
Aired Saturday, Aug 01, 8 p.m. AT

Reel East Coast I

Reel East Coast I (45:16) 

Allan Hawco presents great short films from Newfoundland and Nova Scotia: Not Over Easy (dir. Jordan Canning), Life Doesn't Frighten Me (dir. Stephen Dunn), Wing Man (dir. Jesse Harley) and When Fish Fly (dir. Lisa Rose Snow). 
Aired Saturday, Aug 08, at 8:30 p.m. NT

The People of NunatuKavut

The People of NunatuKavut (42:35) 

Profiling the history of the Inuit-Metis through archaeology, folktales and first person interviews to discover their unique way of life on the southern shore of Labrador.
Aired Saturday, Aug 22, at 8:30 p.m. NT

Where Once They Mattered: Saving the Newfoundland Pony

Where Once They Mattered: Saving the Newfoundland Pony (45:10)

The story of a cross-Canada mission to save a group of endangered Newfoundland Ponies.
Aired Saturday, Aug 29, at 8:30 p.m. NT 

Regarding Our Father

Regarding Our Father - trailer (01:53)

The story of legendary Newfoundlander Gerald S. Doyle, featuring historic footage from the 12 hours of film he shot in pre-Confederation Newfoundland and Labrador as he travelled the coast selling his goods.  
Aired Saturday, Sep 05, at 8:30 p.m. NT