Imagining Canada

Imagining Canada

A new collection of 22,000 New York Times photos of Canada has made its way here--to Toronto. It's an illuminating and fascinating archive of images,...

July 1 at 7pm ET
After the Last River

After the Last River

July 1 at 8pm ET on documentary Channel
The remote community of Attawapiskat lurches from crisis to crisis, while facing mounting environmental issues and an inability to directly benefit from resource revenues.
Letters from Pyongyang

Letters from Pyongyang

July 1 at 11:30pm ET
Letters from Pyongyang is a film that offers an incredibly rare glimpse into an exceptional family reunion in the North Korean capital. Most family reunions...
Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah

Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah

July 4 at 8pm ET/11 PT on documentary Channel
Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah explores the arduous 12-year journey that led to the creation of one of the most important films of our...
Loretta Lynn:  Still a Mountain Girl

Loretta Lynn:  Still a Mountain Girl

July 4 at 10pm ET on documentary Channel
Still a Mountain Girl features never-before-seen home movies, performances and photos, as well as insightful interviews with her friends and fellow musicians.
Mavis!

Mavis!

July 10 at 9pm ET/10 PT on documentary Channel
Mavis! is the first feature documentary on gospel/soul music legend and civil rights icon Mavis Staples and her family group, The Staple Singers. From the freedom songs of the '60s and hits like I'll Take You There in the '70s, to funked-up collaborations with Prince and her recent albums with Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, Mavis has stayed true to her roots, kept her family close, and inspired millions along the way.
The Empire of Scents

The Empire of Scents

July 15 at 8pm ET on documentary Channel
Smell moves us, subliminally and profoundly. It moves us to act and do things we are wholly unaware of. It enriches our lives, gives us with unspeakable joys. Take a journey into the world of smell.
Rwanda & Juliet

Rwanda & Juliet

July 19 at 9pm ET on documentary Channel
Explore the thin line between love and hate in Shakespeare's work in this surprisingly charming and uplifting feature documentary set in Kigali, Rwanda.
Al Purdy Was Here

Al Purdy Was Here

July 24 at 9pm ET on documentary Channel
Rock star, racnteur and rabble rouser, a profile of one of the greatest names in Canadian poetry.
Intervention Canada

Intervention Canada

Mondays at 9pm ET beginning July 25 (repeats at 11pm ET) on documentary Channel
This five-part documentary series that takes the viewer deep inside the roller coaster of addiction.
Milk - A film by Noemi Weis

Milk - A film by Noemi Weis

July 25 at 10pm ET on documentary Channel
Through an intimate and artistic lens, Milk brings a universal perspective on the politics, commercialization and controversies surrounding birth and infant feeding over the canvas of stunningly beautiful visuals and poignant voices from around the globe.
Silent Legend: The Mack Sennett Story

Silent Legend: The Mack Sennett Story

August 1 at 8pm ET/11 PT on documentary Channel
The vibrant life and career of a larger-than-life entrepreneur, a producer/director who brought slapstick to the screen and discovered the greatest genius of the form, Charlie Chaplin.
The Mad World of Donald Trump

The Mad World of Donald Trump

August 3 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Discover the man behind the brand, from the multiple divorces, the bankruptcies, and the public insults aimed at women who crossed him.
The Messenger

The Messenger

August 7 at 9pm ET/10 PT on documentary Channel
The Messenger explores our deep-seated connection to birds and warns that the uncertain fate of songbirds might mirror our own.
Blue Front Cafe
Explore the Blue Front Cafe online to discover more about the blues, including the artists, famous juke joints and blues from old Mississippi.
Empire of the Scents
Through an interactive experience, go behind the scenes of the movie The Empire of Scents and its characters, and learn more about the importance of smell in our daily lives, its mechanisms and how it’s connected to our emotions, love and taste.

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