See everything, hear everything
Watch 60 films, 170 excerpts and over 80 archival artefacts selected by NFB specialists as part of this unique project.
Excerpts from NFB films
When Strangers Re-Unite
Fe Bertrand is a Filipina woman who came to Canada under a Canadian Government...
Hutterites believe popular entertainment threatens the morality of youth. ...
Hutterites have lived in religion-based communities since the 16th century. ...
One Sunday in Canada
Italians first began immigration to Montreal at the beginning of the 20th century....
Entire NFB Films
Older Stronger Wiser
Five Black women talk about their lives in rural and urban Canada between the 1920s...
This film goes to Dresden, Ontario, to sample local attitudes towards the racial...
Paul Tomkowicz: Street-railway Switchman
In winter the rail-switches on streetcar tracks in Winnipeg froze and jammed with...
Pablo, Chilean emigrant, ex-professor, seeks work in a Montréal steel mill. Cut off...
Examining new arrivals in Immigration Examination Hall.
During the peak periods at Halifax's Pier 21 Examination Hall, up to a thousand...