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Atlantic Voice tells stories about issues and people throughout the region. We present documentaries prepared by journalists that take a thoughtful approach to the changes going on in our region. We talk about the things that pull us together as a region - and sometimes tear us apart!

Atlantic Voice tells stories about issues and people throughout the region. We present documentaries prepared by journalists that take a thoughtful approach to the changes going on in our region. We talk about the things that pull us together as a region - and sometimes tear us apart!
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Halifax, NS

Networks:

CBC

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Atlantic Voice tells stories about issues and people throughout the region. We present documentaries prepared by journalists that take a thoughtful approach to the changes going on in our region. We talk about the things that pull us together as a region - and sometimes tear us apart!

Language:

English


Episodes

Atlantic Voice: Dr. Trevor Bell - founder of Smart Ice

4/22/2018
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A feature interview with Dr. Trevor Bell, founder of the social enterprise "Smart Ice". In a nutshell, Smart Ice is a system of sensors for reading ice conditions. This innovative project, won the Arctic Inspiration Prize last year and Dr. Bell is growing Smart Ice to help young Inuit become active partners in the knowledge economy.

Duration:00:26:47

Atlantic Voice: Storytime

4/14/2018
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A documentary about Steven Miller’s struggles with addiction and how he wrote his way back: to health, his family and a future career as a journalist. This is CBC producer Caroline Hillier’s doc: “Storytime”.

Duration:00:26:47

Atlantic Voice: Thumbprints in Seal Oil - Part 2

4/6/2018
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Part two of a documentary about a 250-year-old music tradition from the coast of Labrador. When German Moravian missionaries sailed into Inuit communities with freshly written musical scores by Bach, Handel and others, they couldn’t have forseen the long lasting impact that music would have on the identity of the Inuit of Nunatsiavut. Producer Angela Antle sings with Lady Cove choir as they prepare for the Makkipok concert celebrating this tradition.

Duration:00:26:51

Atlantic Voice: Thumbprints in Seal Oil - Part 1

4/5/2018
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Part one of a documentary about a 250-year-old music tradition from the coast of Labrador. When German Moravian missionaries sailed into Inuit communities with freshly written musical scores by Bach, Handel and others, they couldn’t have forseen the long lasting impact that music would have on the identity of the Inuit of Nunatsiavut. Angela Antle travels to Hopedale to explore the history and meet the new generation of Inuit singers.

Duration:00:26:50

Atlantic Voice: Returning to their Roots

4/4/2018
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We follow Todd Labrador, a seventh generation canoe builder, his daughter Melissa, and four apprentices on a five month journey as they build a traditional birchbark canoe. Elizabeth McMillan produced this documentary.

Duration:00:26:50

Atlantic Voice: WALRUS TALKS - PART ONE

4/4/2018
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Tackling the key challenges in the East Coast with some homegrown solutions. Recorded at the WALRUS TALKS speaking series in Halifax in the fall of 2017, we hear from Mary Gordon, Angela Bishop, Ken McIntosh, and Rosmarie Lohnes.

Duration:00:26:50

Atlantic Voice: WALRUS TALKS - PART TWO

4/4/2018
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This week we play Part Two of the Walrus Talks Social Impact, recorded in Halifax in the fall of 2017. Today's episode features David Upton, Deborah Dickey, and Sylvia Hamilton.

Duration:00:26:49

Atlantic Voice: Slay the Gander

4/4/2018
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Slay the Gander is a story of hope and strength. An Atlantic Voice documentary by Wanita Bates following breast cancer survivors as they dragon boat over 40 kilometres on one of Newfoundland's most unpredictable lakes.

Duration:00:26:49

Atlantic Voice: Beginning Again

4/4/2018
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One year after Syrian refugees started to arrive in Atlantic Canada, Shaina Luck looks into how they are settling into their new lives.

Duration:00:26:50

Atlantic Voice: When You Say You Love Somebody

4/4/2018
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A remarkable story of love, devotion and resilience. Natalie Dobbin prepared this documentary about a Halifax doctor, left a quadriplegic after a car accident, who has fought his way back with the support of his colleagues, his family and his partner.

Duration:00:26:50

Atlantic Voice: Fighting the Good Enough Syndrome

4/4/2018
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We hear how Iceland is turning fish into a luxury item and what that could mean for Atlantic Canada.

Duration:00:26:50

Atlantic Voice: Surrogacy in Atlantic Canada

4/4/2018
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This week, the CBC’s Moira Donovan brings us the story of Terri Taylor from Fredericton. Terry recently fulfilled her dream of being a surrogate mom. And although it is something she had long wanted to experience, she admits she was unprepared for emotion

Duration:00:26:50

Atlantic Voice: Grant Matheson: Doctor and Addict

4/4/2018
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Grant Matheson has written about his struggle with narcotics in a memoir called Golden Boy: A Doctor's Journey with Addiction. Here's Matt Rainnie’s interview with Grant Matheson.

Duration:00:26:50

Atlantic Voice: Thumbprints in Seal Oil - Part 1

4/1/2018
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Part one of a documentary about a 250-year-old music tradition from the coast of Labrador. When German Moravian missionaries sailed into Inuit communities with freshly written musical scores by Bach, Handel and others, they couldn’t have forseen the long lasting impact that music would have on the identity of the Inuit of Nunatsiavut. Angela Antle travels to Hopedale to explore the history and meet the new generation of Inuit singers.

Duration:00:26:50

Atlantic Voice: George Elliott Clarke

3/23/2018
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He brings his lifelong love of language to the world stage, and most recently wrapped up his tenure as Canada's Parliamentary Poet Laureate. The CBC's Amy Smith sat down with George Elliott Clarke recently to talk about everything from the power of library card, the importance of poetry in contemporary society, the wisdom of Leonard Cohen, Bob Dylan and Plato and Clarke’s career as a self -described agitator-documenter. Here’s Amy Smith’s conversation with poet George Elliott Clarke at the...

Duration:00:26:51

Atlantic Voice: 11 Years of Record Production Month

3/20/2018
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For the past 11 years, Newfoundlanders and Labradorians have taken part in the global RPM Challenge, to create an album of original music during the month of February. Alyson Sampson visits with some of 2017's creators.

Duration:00:26:51

Atlantic Voice: Walrus Talks 1 - Homegrown solutions to Atlantic Canada's challenges

3/20/2018
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The speaking series from the Canadian Magazine The Walrus brought together seven Atlantic Canadians from Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and New Brunswick to discuss Social Impact. You’ll hear the speakers Mary Gordon of the organization Roots of Empathy. Angela Bishop of the the Community Foundation of Nova Scotia, Ken McIntosh founder of the company PLATO testing and Rosmarie Lohnes of Helping Nature Heal inc.

Duration:00:26:51

Atlantic Voice: Seducing Doctors - A Tale of Two Towns

3/20/2018
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This week on AV we’re tying into a major series on health reform and going on the road with CBC Reporter Carolyn Ray to two towns who've solved their doctor shortage and become the envy of Canada.

Duration:00:26:52

Atlantic Voice: Two NS Communities Solving their Healthcare Challenges

3/17/2018
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For many, primary health care means going to a doctor's office for a one-on-one visit. But two NS towns have created alternative healthcare models. As part of CBC Nova Scotia's health-care series "The Search", Michael Gorman visited the Hants Health and Wellness Team and the Municipality of Clare.

Duration:00:26:52

Atlantic Voice: Seducing Doctors - A Tale of Two Towns

3/9/2018
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This week on AV we’re tying into a major series on health reform and going on the road with CBC Reporter Carolyn Ray to two towns who've solved their doctor shortage and become the envy of Canada.

Duration:00:26:52

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