Titles added in the last six months

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The Grasslands Project - A Ranchers View

Miles Anderson is in a tough spot. The land he ranches has been in his family for over a hundred years, but it’s bordered on three sides by an expanding Grasslands National Park and its conservation imperative. Added September 11, 2020

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 8 minutes

The Grasslands Project - After the Fire

Small rural communities rely on their volunteer firefighters to handle any emergencies. Added September 11, 2020

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 10 minutes

The Grasslands Project - Homecoming

Across the Prairies, annual celebrations take place in countless small communities. Added September 11, 2020

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 7 minutes

The Grasslands Project - les Fransaskois

The southern Prairies are overwhelmingly anglophone, yet a strong and vibrant francophone population persists in the small rural communities that dot this landscape. Added September 11, 2020

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 8 minutes

The Grasslands Project - Life out Here

Ranching and farming are male-dominated industries. But women have a strong voice in the operations, and some women have been running their own ranches for decades. Added September 11, 2020

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 12 minutes

The Grasslands Project - No Other Place

The landscape of the southern Prairies is spectacular, and has influenced artists for thousands of years. Added September 11, 2020

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 9 minutes

The Grasslands Project - Population 21

Wood Mountain is literally a bend in the road. It’s lost all four of its grain elevators, the railway was torn up, the old hotel is in ruins, and the school has been closed for a decade Added September 11, 2020

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 9 minutes

The Grasslands Project - Generations

Many small communities are losing their young people, attracted to careers away from the farm. Added September 11, 2020

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 8 minutes

Hand Line Cod

Set in the coldest waters surrounding Newfoundland’s rugged Fogo Island, Justin Simms’ short film HAND.LINE.COD. follows a group of “people of the fish”—traditional fishers who catch cod live by hand, Added September 11, 2020

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 13 minutes

The Grasslands Project - Val Marie Hotel

Aline Laturnus puts in long hours to keep the Val Marie hotel running. Breakfast is at seven a.m., and some nights the bar doesn’t close until two. This hotel is more than just a business: it’s the hub of the community, Added September 11, 2020

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 10 minutes