• 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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I Didn't Know That (Eyeborgs Really Exist)

By Britt Wray

A Canadian filmmaker who lost his eye replaces his prosthetic with a bionic camera-eye so he can shoot documentary video from his pupil. (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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • Canada

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Chain of Missing Links - 22

By Jessica Grosman

A series of archived Craigslist Missed Connections email messages are recorded and re-recorded and with each sent message the message deteriorates. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 52:59
  • Canada

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The Wire, Episode 5: The Sound Around

By Chris Brookes, Jowi Taylor & Paolo Pietropaolo

Somewhere between a documentary, a remix, and a music show, the eight-part series The Wire: The Impact of Electricity on Music, reflects on changes in both the composition and consumption of music over the past century. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 26:56
  • Canada

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My Life So Far

By Teresa Goff, Lindsay Michael & Neil Sandell

The village of Alert Bay, on Canada’s Pacific coast, is a study in paradox for the teens growing up there. They have a rich aboriginal culture, but live in grinding poverty. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:55
  • Canada

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Chain of Missing Links - 34

By Neil Sandell

A contagion of phone messages add up to an empty office. (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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  • 2013
  • 3:02
  • CANADA

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The Sweet Pursuit

By Alex Kress

It's only human to crave more than the bare essentials in life, but for these vinyl collectors the hunt has become pure addiction. (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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  • 2002
  • 14:31
  • Canada

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A Voice of Warning

By Trisha Wilson & Anne Penman

A heroin overdose left Jade Bell blind, mute and unable to care for himself. Now Bell tours high schools in British Columbia, where his computerized “voice” speaks a loud warning to thousands of students. (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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  • 2011
  • 23:23
  • Canada

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The Small Person Acquisition Project

By Kristin Nelson

This is a story about two men and a little baby... well, a big baby actually. (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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  • 2011
  • 21:35
  • Canada

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The Hunter

By Dominic Girard

They say one man's trash is another man's treasure... Well, in Darren Atkinson's case, it's also his job. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 59:00
  • USA

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The Kid's Secret Places Show

By Katie Mingle

This hour: where kids go to get away; from themselves, their troubles, the rules they’re supposed to follow, and of course, their parents. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:03
  • Canada

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I Didn't Know That...(a different kind of romance)

By Kaitlin Prest

Kaitlin and her recorder sitting in a tree…with Kelly the herbalist discussing the possibilities of plant-loving. (more)

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