Highlights/Heritage Minutes


‘Anne of Green Gables’ author featured in new video

After several rejections, a novel by Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery was published in 1908, became wildly popular, and launched a career which included 20 novels adapted into at least 36 languages. The novel Anne of Greene Gables is still» 

Immigration & Refugees, Society

Heritage Minute features immigrant market

Immigrant enterprise is celebrated in a short video produced as part of a series of historical vignettes about Canada. This latest Heritage Minute is about Kensington Market in Toronto and is the first animated vignette. Others are taped re-enactments. This» 

Arts and Entertainment, Indigenous, Society

Film pays tribute to Inuit artist

Kenojuak Ashevak was influenced by the landscape and lifestyle she lived in Cape Dorset. © CBC Canadians will soon know more about the late aboriginal artist Kenojuak Ashevak and how her work influenced the art coming from the north. A film»