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Easter and Passover movies

CBC's movie reviewer Eli Glassner looks at Easter and Passover movies beyond The Ten Commandments and Easter Parade. He has some movies to discover and rediscover this holiday weekend.

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All in a Weekend Montreal - Nomadic Massive in LafayetteApr 26, 2015 | 7:28All in a Weekend Montreal Nomadic Massive in Lafayette Audio
All in a Weekend Montreal Nomadic Massive in Lafayette Apr 26, 2015 | 7:28Nantali Indongo sings with the multilingual rap group Nomadic Massive. She and her group are performing at a francophone music festival in Louisiana, singing and jamming with French-speaking musicians in front of appreciative audiences.
All in a Weekend Montreal - Day One at the new MUHCApr 26, 2015 | 3:29All in a Weekend Montreal Day One at the new MUHC Audio
All in a Weekend Montreal Day One at the new MUHC Apr 26, 2015 | 3:29The MUHC superhospital has opened at the new Glen site, and the historic Royal Victoria Hospital on the side of Mont Royal has closed. CBC reporter Kate McKenna witnesses the transfer of 250 patients by ambulance from the Royal Vic to the new, modern MUHC
All in a Weekend Montreal - Writing About a Mining DisasterApr 26, 2015 | 8:21All in a Weekend Montreal Writing About a Mining Disaster Audio
All in a Weekend Montreal Writing About a Mining Disaster Apr 26, 2015 | 8:21When 32 Chilean miners were trapped underground in 2010, people around the world wondered if they would ever make it out alive. They did - over two months later. American writer Hector Tobar has written a prize-winning book about the miners' ordeal.
All in a Weekend Montreal - Jazz Singer Emma Frank on Voice and CreativityApr 26, 2015 | 11:03All in a Weekend Montreal Jazz Singer Emma Frank on Voice and Creativity Audio
All in a Weekend Montreal Jazz Singer Emma Frank on Voice and Creativity Apr 26, 2015 | 11:03Emma Frank grew up in Boston and graduated in literature from McGill University. Jazz is her passion. Next week, Emma Frank's second CD will be released. She talks about how she writes, her maturing voice and what it's like to make music in Montreal.
All in a Weekend Montreal - Shelley Boettcher : Natural wineApr 26, 2015 | 8:39All in a Weekend Montreal Shelley Boettcher : Natural wine Audio
All in a Weekend Montreal Shelley Boettcher : Natural wine Apr 26, 2015 | 8:39What's the difference between natural, organic and biodynamic wines? Our wine columnist Shelley Boettcher tell us about it!
All in a Weekend Montreal - National Poetry MonthApr 25, 2015 | 3:10All in a Weekend Montreal National Poetry Month Audio
All in a Weekend Montreal National Poetry Month Apr 25, 2015 | 3:10April is National Poetry Month, and CBC books is celebrating with some great new reading lists. On that list is Killdeer by Phil Hall. Phil Hall talks about some Canadian literary giants in his poem Becoming a Poet.
All in a Weekend Montreal - Beyond Butter TartsApr 25, 2015 | 9:42All in a Weekend Montreal Beyond Butter Tarts Audio
All in a Weekend Montreal Beyond Butter Tarts Apr 25, 2015 | 9:42Tara O'Brady loves to stir things up. She's a foodie, a blogger at http://sevenspoons.net/ and now a cookbook author. Seven Spoons is a lovely mishmash of flavours from all over the globe. That, she says, is what Canada is all about.
All in a Weekend Montreal - It All Starts With CuriosityApr 25, 2015 | 8:21All in a Weekend Montreal It All Starts With Curiosity Audio
All in a Weekend Montreal It All Starts With Curiosity Apr 25, 2015 | 8:21Curiousity is the starting point, says renowned American writer Russell Banks. In conversation with Idea's host Paul Kennedy on stage at Montreal's Blue Met literary festival.
All in a Weekend Montreal - Don't Trust Dr. OzApr 25, 2015 | 10:54All in a Weekend Montreal Don't Trust Dr. Oz Audio
All in a Weekend Montreal Don't Trust Dr. Oz Apr 25, 2015 | 10:54Dr. Oz is a MD, a medical school professor and a television celebrity, and that is a problem. Studies show that some of the advice he gives out on his show is simply wrong. some of his colleagues at Columbia University say he should lose his teaching job.
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All in a Weekend Montreal Getting Ready for Blisters Apr 25, 2015 | 11:37Three young men from L'Île-Perrot are heading off on an adventure: 9000 kilometres of paddling. They will leave from Montreal's Old Port in mid-May and head south...way south to the tip of Mexico, following the coastline.
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All in a Weekend Montreal Off To College Apr 25, 2015 | 9:55Montreal's Desirée McGraw is leaving her job working with the Sauvé scholars at McGill University to become the new head of Lester B. Pearson College of the Pacific on Vancouver Island. As she explains, "once an activist, always an activist."
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All in a Weekend Montreal Jacob Tierney: Preggoland Apr 19, 2015 | 8:11Film director Jacob Tierney talks about his new film, "Preggoland". It's a comedy-drama about a 35-year-old woman in arrested development who ends up faking a pregnancy so she can fit in with the rest of her friends.
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All in a Weekend Montreal Green eggs, no ham Apr 19, 2015 | 10:39A farm in the Montérégie area is raising hens that lay green-hued eggs. We spoke with Serge Lefebvre, one of the co-owners of the family farm, the Ferme St Ours who says the only thing that's different about these hen-laid eggs, is the colour of their she

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