I Am The Blues

I Am The Blues

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.

Tues Nov 13 at 10 pm ET&ET
The Family Farm

The Family Farm

Fri Nov 16 at 7pm ET
The Family Farm explores the farm to table process through the lens of Canadian small farmers and identifies the systematic barriers they face in running...
Quebec My Country Mon Pays

Quebec My Country Mon Pays

Sat Nov 17 at 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
Quebec My Country Mon Pays charts the aftermath of Quebec’s Quiet Revolution in the 1960s.
Transformer

Transformer

Sunday November 18 at 9 pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
From white trash kid to world record power lifter, Matt Kroczaleski faces his most challenging feat of strength yet: becoming a woman.
My First 150 Days

My First 150 Days

Thurs Nov 22 at 7pm ET on documentary Channel
Single mother Melona Banico is able to sponsor her three children and grandson to immigrate to Canada from the Philippines. An intimate look at their first 150 days here.
Lost Heroes: The Untold Story of Canadian Super Heroes

Lost Heroes: The Untold Story of Canadian Super Heroes

Friday Nov 23 at 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
A journey to recover a forgotten part of Canada's pop culture and a national treasure few have ever heard about, the tale of a small country striving to create its own heroes, but finding itself constantly out muscled by better-funded and better-marketed s
Fractured Land

Fractured Land

Saturday Nov 24 at 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
As 350.org founder, Bill McKibben, puts it, "Anyone who can throw a hatchet and sue you is a force to be reckoned with."
Rebels on Pointe

Rebels on Pointe

Sunday Nov 25 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.
Nat King Cole: Afraid of the Dark

Nat King Cole: Afraid of the Dark

Tuesday Nov 27 at 10pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
One of the world's greatest jazz icons while America groaned under the weight of racial segregation and prejudice.
Imagining Canada

Imagining Canada

Wed Nov 28 at 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
A new collection of 22,000 New York Times photos of Canada has made its way here--to Toronto. It's an illuminating and fascinating archive of images,...
The Oslo Diaries

The Oslo Diaries

Wednesday Nov 28 at 10pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
A small group of Israelis and Palestinians meet secretly to negotiate an end to the bloodshed in 1992.
When Elephants Were Young

When Elephants Were Young

Friday Nov 30 9 pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
When Elephants Were Young is the result of their five-year quest to explore new strategies for the future of human-elephant relations and the survival of all elephants.
The Empire of Scents

The Empire of Scents

Sunday Dec 1 at 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
Smell moves us, subliminally and profoundly. It moves us to act and do things we are wholly unaware of. It enriches our lives, gives us with unspeakable joys. Take a journey into the world of smell.
The Guardians

The Guardians

Sunday Dec 2 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.
Undercover in ISIS

Undercover in ISIS

Monday Dec 3 @ 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
What turns run-of- the-mill petty criminals into terrorists prepared to commit mass murder, rape and destruction on entire populations of innocent people?
Dreaming of a Jewish Christmas

Dreaming of a Jewish Christmas

Tues Dec 4 at 10 pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
The amazing story of a group of Jewish songwriters who wrote the soundtrack to Christmas.
Surviving the Fundy Footpath

Surviving the Fundy Footpath

Thursday Dec 6 @ 7pm ET on documentary Channel
A hiking novice takes on one of Canada's toughest multi-day hikes, the treacherous Fundy footpath.
Grass Fed

Grass Fed

Friday Dec 7 at 7pm ET
Montreal actor/comedian Mike Paterson's health is no joke. The normally high-energy comic is desperate to overcome his debilitating sciatica back pain that conventional medicine...
Cielo

Cielo

Friday Dec 7 at 9pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
An exploration of the crazy beauty of the night sky in the Atacama Desert, one of the best places on our planet to explore and contemplate its splendour.
Take Light

Take Light

Sunday Dec 9 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.
What’s With The Jews?

What’s With The Jews?

Tuesday Dec 11 at 10pm ET/PT on documentary Channel
The stunning social, scientific and artistic accomplishments of the Jews raise an obvious question. How do they do it?
Reunion of Giants

Reunion of Giants

Friday Dec 14 at 7pm ET on documentary
In total 7,377 Lancasters rolled off the production lines in Britain and Canada, during WW II. Today, 17 Lancasters survive around the world, but only two are in flying condition. This is their story.
I Am What I Play

I Am What I Play

Friday Dec 14 at 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
From the 1960s to the 1980s, the rock radio DJ played an unprecedented creative role in the rock music world. Where are they now -- and how did they reinvent themselves as the medium changed?
Cheer Up

Cheer Up

Saturday Dec 15 at 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
Miia, the ambitious coach of Finland’s worst competitive cheerleading team, is sick of losing.
Blind Spot; Moments Unseen

Blind Spot; Moments Unseen

Sunday Dec 16 at 8pm ET
A vision quest documentary, Blind Spot; Moments Unseen features three visually impaired adventurers who journey by horseback into the heart of the Andes.
Almost Almost Famous

Almost Almost Famous

Sunday Dec 16 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. (
Invisible Essence: The Little Prince

Invisible Essence: The Little Prince

Monday December 17 at 8pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
Exploring the legacy of The Little Prince, one of the world’s favourite books, and the extraordinary man who wrote it.
Operation Gold Rush

Operation Gold Rush

3-part series, Thursdays at 10pm ET & PT, beginning Dec 20 on documentary Channel
Historian Dan Snow concludes his epic adventure following in the footsteps of the 19th century's last great gold rush - a journey filled with genuine danger and thrilling beauty.ition, he is joined by polar explorer Felicity Aston
The Tea Explorer

The Tea Explorer

Friday Dec 21 at 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
Canadian tea junkie Jeff Fuchs travels China's ancient Tea Horse Road in search of the perfect cup.
Very Semi-Serious

Very Semi-Serious

Saturday Dec 22 at 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
VERY SEMI-SERIOUS is an offbeat meditation on humor, art and the genius of the single panel.
Shiners

Shiners

Sunday Dec 30 at 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
From the street shiners of New York City, to the masked ‘lustras’ of La Paz, Shiners travels the world to show you what it means to be a shoe shiner.
You Are What You Act

You Are What You Act

Sunday Jan 6 at 9pm ET&PT on documentary Channel
Will smiling make you happy? Will changing your posture make you more confident? Could acting be the next transformational health trend?
The Accountant of Auschwitz

The Accountant of Auschwitz

Sunday Feb 3 at 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.
Game Changers

Game Changers

Saturday Feb 23 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.

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