For more than 30 years, filmmaker Gil Cardinal exposed some of the most important issues facing aboriginal people. His work was painful and stirring and yet had a sensitivity that moved Canadians, both aboriginal and non native. Rewind pays tribute to the Metis documentary maker who died in November 2015.
April 2016 Songs of the Marsh, Jackie Robinson: Stealing Home, the birth of punk, Dame Edna. Shirley MacLaine, Cuba, the Revolution years, Tom Wolfe, Garrison Keillor, Roosevelt and Churchill: Great Orators, Douglas Adams, Elmore Leonard and many more treasures from the archives!
In 1963 the United States convulsed with the civil rights movement. Canadian writer Austin Clarke made a documentary for CBC Radio about Harlem and the conditions for the African-Americans who lived there. Rewind features part one of the documentary "Harlem in Revolt."