How A Filmmaker Teamed Up with a Former Detective to Solve a Cold Case
"Whether the end goal is to build up a compelling court case or to craft a compelling documentary, the path to get there is the same: grunt work," says Dylan Reibling.
A Young Woman’s Passion for The World’s Most Dangerous Sport
Emily Beerstra takes a weekend course at the Millarville Rodeo School in Alberta to try her hand at bareback in the sport 10x more dangerous than football.
Parents Guide to Talking to Your Teens About Alcohol
Here are some experts tips to make sure your kids will make the right decisions to get home safely.
Inspiring Parents of Transgendered Children
“We’re not just blue and pink.” These supportive parents are changing the conversation for transgender children.

Recent Episodes

A Jihadi in the Family

A Jihadi in the Family

"I never saw it coming!” That’s the heart-breaking cry of parents whose kids have run away to join the ranks of a terrorist organization. What makes a young person blow up a café in Paris? Why do young people leave comfortable homes to embrace violent extremist ideologies? And what happens to the families they leave behind? Watch Full Episode

The War At Home

The War At Home

An intimate look at a private battlefield, one where thousands of Canadian women live in fear in the one place they should feel safe; their home. Watch Full Episode

I, Pedophile

I, Pedophile

Journey into the underground world of pedophiles, and meet maverick scientist Dr. James Cantor, whose latest research suggests that everything we're doing in society to keep kids safe may be making the problem much, much worse. Watch Full Episode

Behind the Lens Blog

Telling Beverley Giesbrecht’s Tragic Story

Telling Beverley Giesbrecht’s Tragic Story

“I wanted to explore what makes someone leave their world behind, at a late stage in her life, and immerse themselves in a society that is completely alien to them.” Producer Vanessa Dylyn talks about her fascination with Beverley Giesbrecht.

She’s Documented Violence All Over The World, But Domestic Abuse in Canada Shocked Her

She’s Documented Violence All Over The World, But Domestic Abuse in Canada Shocked Her

"I always thought of Canada and home as a safe haven," says director Shelley Saywell. "But that idea was shattered when I realized that for thousands of women in our own country, home is the place where most violence occurs."

Tackling a Tough Subject: Why I Made a Documentary About Pedophiles

Tackling a Tough Subject: Why I Made a Documentary About Pedophiles

"I wondered if scientific research could explain why pedophiles feel as though they are not in control of their sexual attractions?"

Why Focus on Young Women and Binge Drinking?

Why Focus on Young Women and Binge Drinking?

Filmmaker Phyllis Ellis explains why the culture of binge drinking is something we need to talk about.

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