Sep 26, 2012 | 1:57Music Pricey instruments awarded Video
Music Pricey instruments awarded Sep 26, 2012 | 1:5718 young Canadian classical artists are the latest to get their hands onto violins and cellos worth millions as part of the Canada Council's Musical Instrument Bank competition. Laura Thompson reports.
Sep 19, 2012 | 2:41The National Argo amended Video
The National Argo amended Sep 19, 2012 | 2:41Many film-goers thought Ben Affleck’s film Argo gave short shrift to the Canadian role in helping Americans escape from Iran. Former ambassador Ken Taylor helped put that right. Eli Glasner reports.
Sep 11, 2012 | 5:21Film Charlotte Sullivan Video
Film Charlotte Sullivan Sep 11, 2012 | 5:21From a rookie cop on a hit TV show to the unforgettable Marilyn Monroe, actress Charlotte Sullivan has already tackled some tough roles. One of TIFF's rising stars for 2012 talks to CBC about her influences and career aspirations.
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.