Absolutely Newfoundland & Labrador

Celebrating local stories, culture and talent. Six Saturdays on CBC Newfoundland. Programs will be available online after telecast.   

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.
Airs Saturday, July 04, 8 p.m. AT

Heavy Weather 5 (45:12)

Vol 5 features Town Heroes, Fortunate Ones, Cyndi Cain, and Katie Baggs. 
Airs 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). 
Airs 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.
Airs Saturday, Aug 22, at 8:30 p.m. NT

Where Once They Mattered: Saving the Newfoundland Pony

Where Once They Mattered - trailer (02:47)

The story of a cross-Canada mission to save a group of endangered Newfoundland Ponies.
Airs 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.  
Airs Saturday, Sep 05, at 8:30 p.m. NT