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.
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.
The Halifax Pride Parade is in its 30th year. It is now a major celebration. But it was a very different scene when a few courageous activists held the first Pride Parade. Some even wore bags over their heads to protect their identity. In this episode, we
A feature conversation with Asa Kachan, CEO of the Halifax Public Libraries. She gives Angela Antle a private tour of Central Library in downtown Halifax, and talks how about more than making books available, this modern building is doing nothing short of
Father Greg MacLeod died earlier this week. He was a leading figure in Cape Breton as a priest, activist and educator. We mark his passing through this interview he did in 2009 with CBC host Steve Sutherland.
We head to a small village in France where a Nova Scotia Battalion and one Cape Breton soldier are celebrated for their role 100 years ago in the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Phlis McGregor produced this documentary - "L'amour Geant" or Giant Love.
Feature conversation with Catherine MacLellan about her new tribute show to her father, Gene MacLellan. She spoke with the CBC's Matt Rainnie and it is a moving conversation about the power of family, music, vulnerability + love.
With so much at stake, why do so many people from rural communities across Atlantic Canada sign up to be volunteer fire fighters? Felicia Latour prepared this documentary which focuses on the members of the Maitland District Volunteer Department.
The on-going legacy of the Ideal Maternity Home in Nova Scotia. From the late 1920s to the late 1940s, the home was a place where discreet births and adoptions took place. But over the years - many infants died at the home - and they came to be known as T