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The Dance of Words

The Dance of Words

Over 200,000 people in Canada are deaf. For deaf francophones, Quebec Sign Language is essential to both their identity and their connection to the deaf community. In the past ...

Yves Étienne Massicotte
2014 | 44 min
The Danish Poet

The Danish Poet

This Oscar®-winning short animation follows Kasper, a poet whose creative well has run dry, on a holiday to Norway to meet the famous writer Sigrid Undset. Kasper attempts to ...

Torill Kove
2006 | 15 min
Danny

Danny

Danny Williams was the charismatic and unflinching Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador from 2003 to 2010. By the time he left office, he had become the most popular—and controversial ...

Justin Simms & William D. MacGillivray
2014 | 1 h 23 min
A Dark Room

A Dark Room

A Dark Room is a documentary told through the stories of professional hockey players, physicians, and fans of the game. A Dark Room offers an uncompromising, gritty, and science-based look ...

Joseph Recupero
2016 | 52 min
Daughter of the Crater

Daughter of the Crater

A woman with a deep love of the land, Yolande Simard Perrault sees her life as having been shaped by a planetary upheaval in Charlevoix, Quebec, millions of years ago ...

Nadine Beaudet & Danic Champoux
2018 | 1 h 15 min
The Day Is Listening

The Day Is Listening

A man loves a woman; both of them love literature. Through the imagery of Félix Dufour-Laperrière and the poetry of Hélène Dorion, this film delicately depicts the murmur of its ...

Félix Dufour-Laperrière
2013 | 8 min
The Days Before Christmas

The Days Before Christmas

This short documentary depicts Christmas time in Montreal. The milling crowds, department store Santas, Brink's messengers, kindergarten angels and boisterous nightclubs all combine to make a vivid portrait of ...

Terence Macartney-FilgateStanley Jackson & Wolf Koenig
1958 | 29 min
Debris

Debris

This short film is a portrait of Tofino, BC intertidal artist Pete Clarkson as he crafts his most ambitious and personal project to date: a memorial to the 2011 Great ...

John Bolton
2015 | 14 min
Deep Threat

Deep Threat

Zlatko Grgic's short animated film depicts how humans evolved from the sea and the problems that ensued. Using humour, he shows how industry leads to waste and pollution, which ...

Zlatko Grgic
1977 | 7 min
A Delicate Balance

A Delicate Balance

Filmed from the point of view of its young subjects, A Delicate Balance takes an introspective look at the lives of four aspiring ballet dancers who candidly tell their stories ...

Christine Chevarie-Lessard
2018 | 1 h 15 min
The Devil's Toy

The Devil's Toy

This short 1966 documentary dedicated "to all victims of intolerance” depicts the dawn of skateboarding in Montreal. A new activity frowned upon by police and adults, skateboarding gave youngsters a ...

Claude Jutra
1966 | 15 min
The Devil's Share

The Devil's Share

An impressionistic portrait of the 1970s in sights, songs and music.

Luc Bourdon
2017 | 1 h 42 min
Deyzangeroo

Deyzangeroo

“Deyzangeroo” is a ritual performed in the Iranian port city of Bushehr. Influenced by the city’s colonial rule by the British and Portuguese, and the African slaves that followed ...

Ehsan Gharib
2017 | 4 min
Dirt

Dirt

This feature documentary is an exploration of the concept of dirt and impurity. From the slums of Kolkata to Vancouver's Downtown Eastside to a barbeque joint in Central Texas ...

Meghna Haldar
2008 | 1 h 21 min
The Dispossessed

The Dispossessed

The Dispossessed examines the global food crisis from the viewpoint of farmers in various countries, exploring how their situation relates to the economic crisis, rural exodus, and dwindling natural resources.

Mathieu Roy
2017 | 3 h 2 min
Dominoes

Dominoes

Dominoes animates the tiles of this age-old game to illustrate an oddly shaped domino's struggle to belong. Set to tunes inspired by Brazil's chorinho music, the film gives ...

Daniel Schorr
2006 | 10 min
Don't Let the Angels Fall

Don't Let the Angels Fall

The film reflects the dilemma of an urban family whose private world is no longer proof against strains from outside. The head of the family, a Montréal businessman tormented by ...

George Kaczender
1968 | 1 h 39 min
The Drag

The Drag

This colourful short animation traces the insecure protagonist's path to tobacco addiction after he discovers, as a teengaer, that smoking can make him "cool". His addiction follows him well ...

Carlos Marchiori
1966 | 8 min
A Drummer's Dream

A Drummer's Dream

A rare and unique assembly of some of the greatest drummers in the world. Explosive talent, passion, humour and irresistible personality come together in a magical setting as these diverse ...

John Walker
2010 | 1 h 25 min
Drux Flux

Drux Flux

Part figurative, part abstract, Drux Flux is an animated short comprised of fast-flowing images showing modern people crushed by industry. Inspired by One-Dimensional Man, by philosopher Herbert Marcuse, the filmmaker ...

Theodore Ushev
2008 | 4 min