Doc Zone

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The flagship documentary series of CBC Television, DOC ZONE documentaries come from the front lines of the world's news and range across the ideas, forces and events that shape our world. Presented by award-winning author, playwright and actor Ann-Marie MacDonald, DOC ZONE brings the viewer the best documentary work in contemporary television.

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CBC REVEALS LINEUP FOR 2014-15 TELEVISION SEASON, FEATURING RETURNING HITS AND 12 NEW PRIMETIME TITLES

CBC REVEALS LINEUP FOR 2014-15 TELEVISION SEASON, FEATURING RETURNING HITS AND 12 NEW PRIMETIME TITLES

CBC today announced its 2014-15 television broadcast schedule, featuring a season full of quality Canadian programming, including new series, returning hits, premiere cultural live events, sports, and award-winning news and investigative programs. Read More »

CBC Primetime Programming Returning - Season Launch 2014-2015

CBC Primetime Programming Returning - Season Launch 2014-2015

CBC Primetime Programming Returning - Season Launch 2014-2015 Read More »

MEDIA ALERT: CBC 2014-15 TELEVISION SEASON PICKUPS AND RENEWALS

MEDIA ALERT: CBC 2014-15 TELEVISION SEASON PICKUPS AND RENEWALS

CBC today confirmed a number of new and returning shows for the 2014-15 Television season. Read More »

CBC'S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 17 - 23

CBC'S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 17 - 23

The week of current affairs and documentaries on CBC's THE NATURE OF THINGS, DOC ZONE, the fifth estate, MARKETPLACE, THE PASSIONATE EYE, and documentary Channel Read More »

CBC'S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 10 - 16

CBC'S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 10 - 16

The week of current affairs and documentaries on CBC's THE NATURE OF THINGS, DOC ZONE, the fifth estate, MARKETPLACE, THE PASSIONATE EYE, and documentary Channel Read More »

CBC NEWS WINS BIG AT THE CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS OPENING NIGHT GALA

CBC NEWS WINS BIG AT THE CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS OPENING NIGHT GALA

CBC received 12 awards tonight at the first of the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television's Canadian Screen Awards galas. Read More »

CBC'S POST-OLYMPIC WINTER SCHEDULE FEATURES CULINARY COMPETITION SERIES RECIPE TO RICHES AND HIT COMEDY FAVOURITES MR.D AND  THE RON JAMES SHOW

CBC'S POST-OLYMPIC WINTER SCHEDULE FEATURES CULINARY COMPETITION SERIES RECIPE TO RICHES AND HIT COMEDY FAVOURITES MR.D AND THE RON JAMES SHOW

CBC brings all-new culinary competition RECIPE TO RICHES to its primetime line-up on Feb. 26. Catch comedian Gerry Dee's hilarious hidden-camera special, GERRY DEE: THE SUBSTITUTE on February 24 Read More »

CBC'S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 20-26

CBC'S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 20-26

The week of current affairs and documentaries on CBC's THE NATURE OF THINGS, DOC ZONE, the fifth estate, MARKETPLACE, THE PASSIONATE EYE, and documentary Channel Read More »

CBC'S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 13-19

CBC'S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 13-19

The week of current affairs and documentaries on CBC's THE NATURE OF THINGS, DOC ZONE, the fifth estate, MARKETPLACE, THE PASSIONATE EYE, and documentary Channel Read More »

CBC'S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 6-12

CBC'S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 6-12

The week of current affairs and documentaries on CBC's THE NATURE OF THINGS, DOC ZONE, the fifth estate, MARKETPLACE, THE PASSIONATE EYE, and documentary Channel Read More »

CBC HONOURS THE LEGACY OF NELSON MANDELA: 1918-2013

CBC HONOURS THE LEGACY OF NELSON MANDELA: 1918-2013

On TV, CBC News Network, Radio, and online, CBC News has continuing coverage of the passing of a global icon of freedom Read More »

CBC TELEVISION REVEALS ITS WINTER SCHEDULE, HEADLINED BY THE SOCHI 2014 OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES AND THREE NEW PRIMETIME SERIES

CBC TELEVISION REVEALS ITS WINTER SCHEDULE, HEADLINED BY THE SOCHI 2014 OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES AND THREE NEW PRIMETIME SERIES

CBC delivers in-depth and up-to-the minute coverage of SOCHI 2014 as the Official Olympic Broadcaster Read More »

CBC-TV'S FLAGSHIP DOCUMENTARY SERIES, DOC ZONE, LAUNCHES THE SEASON WITH A SOBER TAKE ON MODERN ZOOS

CBC-TV'S FLAGSHIP DOCUMENTARY SERIES, DOC ZONE, LAUNCHES THE SEASON WITH A SOBER TAKE ON MODERN ZOOS

Zoo Revolution airs on CBC-TV's DOC ZONE Thursday, Oct. 3 at 9 p.m. (9:30 NT) Read More »

CBC IS HOME TO THE BEST CANADIAN TELEVISION THIS FALL

CBC IS HOME TO THE BEST CANADIAN TELEVISION THIS FALL

Kicking-off on September 16, CBC-TV's 2013 Fall Schedule Delivers Award-Winning Hits, Bright Stars, and Investigative Journalism That Matters Read More »

CBC TELEVISION LAUNCHES 2013-2014 SCHEDULE FEATURING NEW PRIMETIME SERIES, SOCHI 2014, AND A SLATE OF RETURNING HITS

CBC TELEVISION LAUNCHES 2013-2014 SCHEDULE FEATURING NEW PRIMETIME SERIES, SOCHI 2014, AND A SLATE OF RETURNING HITS

Visit CBC's Media Centre for synopses, press releases, hi-res images, video clips and bios: cbc.ca/mediacentre Read More »

CBC'S DOC ZONE TAKES AN IN-DEPTH LOOK AT THE POWER AND POLITICS OF GOLD IN THE SECRET WORLD OF GOLD, APRIL 18

CBC'S DOC ZONE TAKES AN IN-DEPTH LOOK AT THE POWER AND POLITICS OF GOLD IN THE SECRET WORLD OF GOLD, APRIL 18

THE SECRET WORLD OF GOLD premieres on CBC-TV's Doc Zone, Thursday, April 18 at 9 p.m. (9:30 NT) Read More »

ON CBC's documentary CHANNEL THIS APRIL - HOT DOCS WEEK, APRIL 21 - 28

ON CBC's documentary CHANNEL THIS APRIL - HOT DOCS WEEK, APRIL 21 - 28

CBC's documentary channel is one of five lead sponsors of the 2013 Hot Docs Festival - celebrating it's 20th Anniversary this year. Read More »

CBC TELEVISION ANNOUNCES 21 RENEWALS,  EXPANDED SEASONS OF HIT SHOWS, AND NEW TITLES FOR 2013-14

CBC TELEVISION ANNOUNCES 21 RENEWALS, EXPANDED SEASONS OF HIT SHOWS, AND NEW TITLES FOR 2013-14

CBC TELEVISION ANNOUNCES 21 RENEWALS, EXPANDED SEASONS OF HIT SHOWS, AND NEW TITLES FOR 2013-14 Read More »

SYRIAN REBELS UNMASKED ON CBC-TV'S DOC ZONE: WHO ARE THEY AND WHY DO THEY DO IT?

SYRIAN REBELS UNMASKED ON CBC-TV'S DOC ZONE: WHO ARE THEY AND WHY DO THEY DO IT?

Syria: Behind Rebel Lines premieres on CBC-TV's DOC ZONE Thursday, Feb. 21 at 9 p.m. (9:30 NT) Read More »

BEGINNING THURSDAY, JAN. 24, CATCH FIVE ALL-NEW DOCS ON CBC-TV'S  DOC ZONE: WHY MEN CHEAT, GENERATION JOBLESS, WIND RUSH,  MARS & VENUS TODAY AND BOOMER REVOLUTION

BEGINNING THURSDAY, JAN. 24, CATCH FIVE ALL-NEW DOCS ON CBC-TV'S DOC ZONE: WHY MEN CHEAT, GENERATION JOBLESS, WIND RUSH, MARS & VENUS TODAY AND BOOMER REVOLUTION

BEGINNING THURSDAY, JAN. 24, CATCH FIVE ALL-NEW DOCS ON CBC-TV'S DOC ZONE: WHY MEN CHEAT, GENERATION JOBLESS, WIND RUSH, MARS & VENUS TODAY AND BOOMER REVOLUTION Read More »

CBC EXPLORES CANADA'S RELATIONSHIP WITH ABORIGINAL PEOPLES  IN THE FOUR-PART SERIES, 8TH FIRE

CBC EXPLORES CANADA'S RELATIONSHIP WITH ABORIGINAL PEOPLES IN THE FOUR-PART SERIES, 8TH FIRE

Special encore presentation airs Sundays, beginning Jan. 13 at 11 a.m. (11:30 NT), on CBC-TV, complemented by special programming online at cbc.ca/doczone/8thfire Read More »

CBC-TV'S DOC ZONE EXAMINES SUPERVOLCANOS, COUNTERFEIT GOODS,  ROYAL SERVANTS AND THE POWER OF WIND

CBC-TV'S DOC ZONE EXAMINES SUPERVOLCANOS, COUNTERFEIT GOODS, ROYAL SERVANTS AND THE POWER OF WIND

DOC ZONE kicks off 2013 with four all-new documentaries: SUPERVOLCANO, COUNTERFEIT CULTURE, SERVING THE ROYALS and THE WIND RUSH Read More »

CBC's Doc Zone Takes an In-Depth Look at Cheating, Gossip, The War on Terror, and Canada's Most Infamous Prison

CBC's Doc Zone Takes an In-Depth Look at Cheating, Gossip, The War on Terror, and Canada's Most Infamous Prison

DOC ZONE presents four brand new documentaries with THE REAL DIRT ON GOSSIP, FAKING THE GRADE, LOVE, HATE & PROPAGANDA and TALES FROM KP CBC's flagship documentary series DOC ZONE presents four all-new intriguing documentaries over the next six weeks.... Read More »

CBC's Doc Zone Kicks Off Season With A Different Take On Our Eating Habits

CBC's Doc Zone Kicks Off Season With A Different Take On Our Eating Habits

Two-part series Eat, Cook, Love airs on CBC-TV beginning Thursday, September 20th These days, you've got to do more than eat right if you really want to feel right. Touching on everything from food obsessions to culinary contradictions, the all-new... Read More »

DESPITE CHALLENGES, CBC TV ANNOUNCES A STRONG ROSTER OF CANADIAN SHOWS FOR THE 2012-13 SEASON

DESPITE CHALLENGES, CBC TV ANNOUNCES A STRONG ROSTER OF CANADIAN SHOWS FOR THE 2012-13 SEASON

Buoyed by very strong ratings last season, CBC Television today announced that 14 Canadian favourites will be returning for the 2012-13 season.  ARCTIC AIR, the hit show which debuted to the largest audience for a drama in 15 years, will... Read More »

  • Program Name

    Doc Zone

  • Program Type

    Television Show

  • Appears On

    CBC

  • Genre

    CBC News & Current Affairs Scripted

  • Schedule

    Thursday @ 9:00PM CBC-TV, Friday @ 3:00PM CBC News Network

  • Website

    www.cbc.ca/doczone/

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