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
The Third Heaven
The heritage of Chinese contributions to Vancouver, B.C. and Canada is discussed by...
Bamboo, Lions and Dragons
Professional, political and economic opportunities opened up for the Chinese after...
Barbed Wire and Mandolins
On June 10, 1940, the Italian dictator Benito Mussolini declared war on Britain and...
Shepherd's Pie and Sushi
In 1942, Prime Minister W. L. Mackenzie King ordered all Japanese people relocated...
Entire NFB Films
This is about a people who dared to ask: "What are they going to do with us?" The...
Canada Vignettes: The Dentist
A Japanese-Canadian who practices dentistry in Montréal recalls his childhood in a...
Examining new arrivals in Immigration Examination Hall.
During the peak periods at Halifax's Pier 21 Examination Hall, up to a thousand...