• 2004
  • 22:18
  • Canada

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In So Many Words

By Teresa Goff

Stephen Goff's life changed dramatically after a stroke left him with aphasia. Previously an outspoken father and salesman, the condition reduced his vocabulary to just a few words.  (more)

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  • 2015
  • 21:51
  • Canada

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A Long Distance Solution

By Janna Graham

The story of how a reclusive biologist living in the Yukon Territory helped free four women wrongfully imprisoned in San Antonio, Texas. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 29:38
  • Canada

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The Best of Ideas: Petula Clark

By Glenn Gould

Many people know of pianist Glenn Gould's unique and somewhat maverick contributions to the classical music world. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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(Gold)en Age of the Newspaper Business

By Charles Ketchabaw & Lisa Marie DiLiberto

Experience the almost-lost memories of a team of journalists from St. Catharines, Ontario. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 1:26
  • Canada

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The Happiness Project: Mrs. Morris

By Charles Spearin

Musician Charles Spearin lives with his family in a lively neighborhood in downtown Toronto. A year ago, Charles decided to invite neighbors and friends over to conduct interviews loosely based around the topic of happiness. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 22:30
  • Canada

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Weighing the Balance

By Kellie Hudson, Dick Miller & Mike Bryan

Weighing the Balance evolved from a simple question: What happened to six men who were named and shamed in a very public news conference staged by the Toronto Police? (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:29
  • Canada

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The Iceberg

By Thelon Oeming

An old man fights his demons for 30 years. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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All You Need is a Wall (in Plato's Cave)

By Sarah Boothroyd

A riff on Plato’s Allegory of the Cave, in which humans are presented as prisoners who spend their entire lives staring at a cave wall, mistaking the shadows they see there for the totality of existence. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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All You Need is a Wall (of Noise)

By Chris Trimmer

A personal account of Hendrick’s adjustment to a hearing impairment, causing him to navigate a world of unwanted sound, is arranged with interviews of two friends recounting a noisy concert experience to help create a perception of what it’s like to live behind a wall of noise. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 46:07
  • CA

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Arthur's Story

By Suzanne Ahearne & Steve Wadhams

After twelve years of rough living in Vancouver, Arthur is moving into an apartment in a new supportive housing project. But moving inside from a life outside isn't as easy as you might think. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • Canada

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I Didn't Know That (about hotel housekeepers)

By Mieke Anderson

Learning the A, B, C’s of housekeeping. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 6:28
  • USA

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Muriel's Message

By Mira Burt-Wintonick

Memories of a much beloved grandmother resurface when a box of unlabeled audio cassettes is discovered in the basement. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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Chain of Missing Links - 29

By Erik Laar

A quarky upbeat piece playing with the idea of broadcasting emotions through computer screens and loving each other via satellite. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:34
  • Nova Scotia

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Fire Engine Red

By Veronica Simmonds

This is a story about getting to know your neighbour, when your neighbour is a sound. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 84:42
  • USA

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Radio Across Time Zones

By Julie Shapiro, Edwin Brys, Torey Malatia, Robyn Ravlich & Steve Wadhams

Radio transmissions are heard all over the world, from the largest urban centers to the smallest mountain villages. But what defines radio from a particular place, and what makes it different than radio from elsewhere? (more)

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  • 2007
  • 92:25
  • USA / Canada

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Secrets, Whispers, and Lies: Crafting a Personal Documentary

By Neil Sandell

Everyone’s telling their story these days –- in blogs, podcasts, on YouTube. But what makes one story a yawn or self-indulgent and another one compelling? How do you tell a personal story as a radio documentary? (more)

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  • 2013
  • 5:14
  • CANADA

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D Minor: The Ice Queen

By Paolo Pietropaolo & Denise Ball

If D minor were a person, who would she be? (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:23
  • Canada

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All You Need is a Wall (And I will find a way to walk right into it)

By Mira Burt-Wintonick

A young woman's attempt at boosting her "street cred" goes horribly, awkwardly wrong. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:05
  • Canada

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All You Need is a Wall - 14

By Linda Besner

Dr. Geoffrey Rheaume conducts a tour of the 1860s patient-built wall outside Toronto's Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:48
  • CA

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Where did we come from?

By Siva Vijenthira

My mother tells me our immigration story. (more)

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