The Dark Charisma of Hitler

The Dark Charisma of Hitler

Adolf Hitler seemed an unlikely leader, so how did he manage to turn from a nobody in 1913 into the chancellor and fuehrer of the German people?

3-Part Series Wednesday at 10pm ET/PT starting July 17
I Am The Blues

I Am The Blues

Thurs July 18 at 7pm ET on documentary Channel
Go on a musical journey through the swamps of the Louisiana Bayou, the juke joints of the Mississippi Delta and Moonshine soaked BBQs in the North Mississippi Hill Country.
Grass Roots in Dry Lands

Grass Roots in Dry Lands

Fri July 19 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Set in Palestine, Israel and Jordan, Grassroots in Dry Lands reveals a unique human-rights-based approach to democratic change taking root in neighbourhoods across the region....
A Place of Tide and Time

A Place of Tide and Time

Sun July 21 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
In remote eastern Quebec, some fight to keep their small village alive while teenagers see exile as their only option.
Inside Her Sex

Inside Her Sex

Fri July 26 at 9pm ET/PT
Inside Her Sex is a thought ­provoking, feature­ length documentary that explores female sexuality and shame through the eyes and experiences of three women from...
Aim for the Roses

Aim for the Roses

Sat July 27 at 9p ET/PT on documentary Channel
A film about an album about a stunt
Take Light

Take Light

Sunday July 28 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Amid the tangled wires of Nigeria’s energy crisis, hope flickers in the stories of ordinary people connected by the grid.
Almost Almost Famous

Almost Almost Famous

Sunday Aug 4 at 9pm ET & PT on documentary Channel
On tour through an alternate universe where Elvis never dies, Almost Almost Famous explores the lives of tribute artists and the cost of borrowed fame. (
I Am Steve McQueen

I Am Steve McQueen

Tues Aug 6 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
The enthralling story of one of the biggest stars Hollywood has ever seen, and one of the most enduring tough guys to ever grace the silver scene.
You Are What You Act

You Are What You Act

Thursday Aug 8 @ 7pm ET (4pm PT) on documentary Channel
Will smiling make you happy? Will changing your posture make you more confident? Can the science of embodied cognition make you feel better?
Like A Pebble In The Boot

Like A Pebble In The Boot

Fri Aug 9 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Meet Senegalese street vendors in Florence who migrated to Europe hoping for a better future for their families.
The Guardians

The Guardians

Sunday Aug 11 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
A cautionary tale examining systemic abuse of elderly people in Las Vegas revealing the consequences of unchecked power.
Bachman

Bachman

Thursday Aug 15 at 7pm ET (4pm PT) on documentary Channel
A profile of one of the most prolific and legendary artists in the history of Canadian music.
The Artists

The Artists

Sat Aug 17 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
A look at the first three decades of video game history through the stories of the designers and programmers who laid the groundwork to redefine pop culture.
Game Changers

Game Changers

Sunday Aug 18 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Jeopardy! quizmaster Alex Trebek takes a personal journey through the world of television game shows to examine they impact they’ve had on North American entertainment culture.
Rebels on Pointe

Rebels on Pointe

Tuesday Aug 20 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Filmmaker Bobbi Jo Hart reveals the history of Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo — the all-male, drag ballet company founded over 40 years ago on the heels of New York's Stonewall riots.
Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

Thursday Aug 22 @ 7pm ET (4pm PT) on documentary Channel
Hollywood star Hedy Lamarr, once known as the world's most beautiful woman, was a technological pioneer who also invented a covert communication system the is now the basis of secure WiFi.
Cool Daddy

Cool Daddy

Friday Aug 23 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Chase, son of jazz singer Kenny Colman, tries his hand at singing in an attempt to reconcile with his ailing father.
Melody Makers

Melody Makers

Sat August 24 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
MELODY MAKERS captures the birth of music journalism during the zeitgeist of rock n’ roll.
Smart Drugs

Smart Drugs

Thursday Aug 29 at 7pm ET (4pm PT) on documentary Channel
Will popping a pill make you smarter and increase your memory? Follow Nik Badminton into the world of biohacking and smart drugs to find out.
Losing Our Religion

Losing Our Religion

Sat Sept 7 @ 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
A feature length documentary about preachers who are not believers, and what atheists do when they miss church.
After Munich

After Munich

Sunday Sept 8 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Four women revisit the Munich Massacre, the moment that changed their lives forever.
The Oslo Diaries

The Oslo Diaries

Fri Sept 13 @ 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
A small group of Israelis and Palestinians meet secretly to negotiate an end to the bloodshed in 1992.
As the Crow Flies

As the Crow Flies

Sat Sept 14 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Follow a group of top young Royal Canadian Air Cadets as they undergo seven weeks at an elite flight-training camp.
The Accountant of Auschwitz

The Accountant of Auschwitz

Sun Sept 15 @ 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Oskar Gröning goes on trial in Germany as prosecutors race against time to bring aging Nazi guards to justice.
WWII Great Escapes: Freedom Trails

WWII Great Escapes: Freedom Trails

Four-part series, Wednesdays at 10pm ET/PT starting Sept 25 on documentary Channel
During the Second World War, European Resistance forces established the Freedom Trails — interlocking secret escape routes for Allies trapped behind enemy lines.
Johnny Cash American Rebel

Johnny Cash American Rebel

Sun Sept 29 @ 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
A celebration of the larger-than-life Johnny Cash from the unique perspective of the Man in Black’s greatest songs, the “essentials”.
The Tea Explorer

The Tea Explorer

Tues Oct 1 @ 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Canadian tea junkie Jeff Fuchs travels China's ancient Tea Horse Road in search of the perfect cup.
Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light

Thurs Oct 3 @ 7pm ET on documentary Channel
Nuclear fusion is known as the holy grail of energy but years of setbacks have not stopped people from trying to build an artificial star on Earth.
Secrets of Survival

Secrets of Survival

Sat Oct 5 @ 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Canadian Malka Rosenbaum discovers she has a sister born in the Holocaust. German Juergen Ulloth finds out he has a different father, an American WW2 soldier. Follow their search, as they discover secrets hidden from them about their past.
Cheer Up

Cheer Up

Thurs Oct 10 @ 7pm ET on documentary Channel
Miia, the ambitious coach of Finland’s worst competitive cheerleading team, is sick of losing.
I Am Chris Farley

I Am Chris Farley

Sun Oct 13 @ 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
The bittersweet story of one of the most innovative comedians who ever graced the stage, screen and television.
ABU

ABU

Sat Oct 19 @ 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
Gay muslim filmmaker, Arshad Khan, explores his complicated relationship with his father — a universal story of family, love, migration and self-identity.
Design Canada

Design Canada

Thurs Oct 24 @ 7pm ET on documentary Channel
Meet the graphic designers who transformed Canada from a colonial outpost to a vibrant and multicultural society.
Sweet Daddy Siki

Sweet Daddy Siki

Wed Oct 30 @ 7pm ET on documentary Channel
Reginald "Sweet Daddy" Siki is a professional wrestling icon, successful country music singer, and household name.
Grand Cru

Grand Cru

Thurs Oct 31 @ 7pm ET on documentary Channel
Burgundy winemaking legend Pascal Marchand faces his greatest challenges during the catastrophic 2016 season.
hero
If you’re in trouble, you might just want an action film actor nearby. Seriously. More.
Empire of the Scents
‘Sometimes I have kept his place in my heart a secret rather than face people who simply can’t abide it.’ Read more.
jeff Giles
Known as the 'sexy' Buddy Holly, Ontario's own Jeff Giles loves bringing audiences back to the music they grew up with. More

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