Sep 7, 2012 | 2:54The National Midnight's Children arrives Video
The National Midnight's Children arrives Sep 7, 2012 | 2:54After hard work, risks and perhaps a touch of magic, filmmaker Deepa Mehta and novelist Salman Rushdie have successfully brought their adaptation of his acclaimed novel to the screen. Deana Sumanac reports.
Sep 2, 2012 | 3:21Entertainment Legendary songwriter Hal David dies at 91 Video
Entertainment Legendary songwriter Hal David dies at 91 Sep 2, 2012 | 3:21Hal David, 91, died Saturday morning from complications after a stroke. David was well known for co-writing numerous hits with Burt Bacharach including "Say a Little Prayer", "Raindrips Keep Fallin' On My Head, and "Walk On By". In May, David and Bacharach received the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song from President Barack Obama, presented during a White House tribute concert.
Sep 2, 2012 | 2:44Arts Canadian Artist Shows at Louvre Video
Arts Canadian Artist Shows at Louvre Sep 2, 2012 | 2:44Doris Pontieri is one of 12 Canadian artists invited to show their work at an international exhibition at the Louvre in Paris. Her painting "Northern Birch Trees" is a combination of acrylic, watercolour and charcoal. It depicts the scene she would often see when horse-back riding with her late mother.
Aug 3, 2012 | 3:39The National Alanis Morissette sings a new tune Video
The National Alanis Morissette sings a new tune Aug 3, 2012 | 3:39Alanis Morissette shot to fame with Jagged Little Pill, but now, the angry young woman is living a charmed life: happily married and mother to a young son. Back in the spotlight with the album Havoc and Bright Lights, can she recapture the heights of her musical career? Deana Sumanac reports.
Jul 27, 2012 | 2:24Arts Architecture Biennale Video
Arts Architecture Biennale Jul 27, 2012 | 2:24Canada’s representatives at the Venice Biennale for architecture are not big names, but bring the fresh perspectives of immigrants to the profession. Deana Sumanac reports.
Jul 18, 2012 | 5:34Movies The Dark Knight Rises Video
Movies The Dark Knight Rises Jul 18, 2012 | 5:34Christopher Nolan's final Batman instalment, The Dark Knight Rises, finally hits theatres amid a wave of anticipation. Does it measure up to the hype? Eli Glasner offers his review of the blockbuster film.
Jul 13, 2012 | 3:25The National The end of film Video
The National The end of film Jul 13, 2012 | 3:25Drive-ins, small town cinemas and summer movie houses could be left behind as the film industry moves to digital projection. As Eli Glasner discovers, the new technology means a big investment for family-run businesses.