The River of My Dreams

The River of My Dreams

Multi-award-winning actor Gordon Pinsent is one of Canada’s most beloved performers, directors and writers, and after an illustrious six decade career, he shows no signs of slowing down.

Fri August 17 at 8pm ET
Eva Hesse

Eva Hesse

Friday August 17 at 10pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
As the wild ride of the 1960’s came to a close, Eva Hesse, a 34 year-old German-born American artist was cresting the wave of a swiftly rising career.
Secret Life of Dogs (Season 2)

Secret Life of Dogs (Season 2)

Sundays at 8 pm ET starting Aug 19 on documentary Channel
Why have we developed such a unique and long-lasting relationship with our four-legged friends?
Rwanda & Juliet

Rwanda & Juliet

Tues Aug 21 at 11pm ET/ 8pm PT 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.
Meru

Meru

Wed Aug 22 at 7pm ET/ 11pm PT on documentary Channel
Three lifelong friends attempt to climb Shark's Fin on Mount Meru, the ultimate prize in big-wall climbing.
Song of Lahore

Song of Lahore

Fri August 24 at 10pm ET on documentary Channel
Islamization, ethnic divisions, war and corruption have torn apart the cultural fabric of Pakistan, and the sounds of the tabla no longer drift through the old city's bazaar.
After the Last River

After the Last River

Fri August 24 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.
Hue: A Matter of Colour

Hue: A Matter of Colour

Saturday August 25 at 11pm ET/ 8pm PT
How black is black enough? How black is too black? What can you gain from being a light-skinned Indian, and what can you lose from...
Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

Sunday August 26 at 9 pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Hollywood star Hedy Lamarr, once know as the world's most beatiful woman, was a technological pioneer who also invented a covert communication system the is now the basis of secure WiFi.
Kandahar Journals

Kandahar Journals

Tues Aug 28 at 11pm ET/ 8pm PT on documentary Channel
April 2006. Photojournalist Louie Palu, finds himself in the midst of body parts and the smell of burned flesh.
Cafe Nagler

Cafe Nagler

Tues Aug 28 at 9pm ET/ 10pm PT on documentary Channel
Mor Kaplansky, the film's director embarks on a journey to find out what's left of her family's legendary café.
Hadwin’s Judgement

Hadwin’s Judgement

Wed August 29 at 7pm ET/8 pm PT on documentary Channel
A hybrid docudrama chronicling the true story of THE GOLDEN SPRUCE, spellbinding environmentalism, obsession and myth.
Outlaw Tech

Outlaw Tech

Six-part series Mondays starting September 3 at 10 pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Go inside true stories of crazy heists and epic crimes, where cunning criminals use ingenious science to outfox the high-security defenses of impregnable fortresses and walk away with millions.
Cielo

Cielo

Sunday Sept 9 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
An exploration of the crazy beauty of the night sky in the Atacama Desert, one of the best places on our planet to explore and contemplate its splendour.
The Oslo Diaries

The Oslo Diaries

Wednesday Sept 12 at 10pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
A small group of Israelis and Palestinians meet secretly to negotiate an end to the bloodshed in 1992.
How To Prepare For Prison

How To Prepare For Prison

Sunday Sept 23 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
The high-stakes, dramatic stories of three families as they prepare for possible prison.
Like A Pebble In The Boot

Like A Pebble In The Boot

Sunday October 14 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Meet Senegalese street vendors in Florence who migrated to Europe hoping for a better future for their families.
Bachman

Bachman

Sunday October 28 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
A profile of one of the most prolific and legendary artists in the history of Canadian music.
Anote’s Ark

Anote’s Ark

Sunday November 4 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Kiribati, a low-laying island nation on the Pacific is one of the first countries to face rises sea-levels
Transformer

Transformer

Sunday November 18 at 9 pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
From white trash kid to world record power lifter, Matt Kroczaleski faces his most challenging feat of strength yet: becoming a woman.

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