Trump’s Road to the White House
Through interviews with insiders and key players in the campaign, the film reveals how Donald Trump rallied millions of supporters and defied expectations to win the presidency.
Sunday, March 26 at 10 PM
Fox Tales
Bold and beautiful, the red fox can change its behaviour to make a home from deep in cities to far out on the Arctic tundra.
Thursday, March 23 at 8 PM
Keeping Canada Safe
We dispatched 60 camera crews over a single 48-hour period to capture intimate and dramatic behind-the-scenes stories of the everyday heroes who keep our country secure – from first responders and professionals who do important work we’re often not aware of, to ordinary citizens driven to take action in the face of pressing needs.
Thursday, March 23 at 9 PM
Having Our Baby: The Surrogacy Boom
Hundreds of Canadian women have babies for strangers for free. Explore Canada's exploding surrogacy business.
Saturday, March 25 at 8 PM

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The Nature of Things

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