Online Films

Online Films

Selection of online resources providing access to documentaries and news stories on the North and the Arctic.

Some of the resources are freely available while others are restricted to members of the universities mentioned (restricted access), and are available under institutional licenses only.

To consult the various categories and subcategories that this collection contains, use the filter Collection.

Resources

Displaying 1 - 20 of 20 results

  • Arthur Lamothe Collection (BAnQ)

    Available to all

    Filmmaker Arthur Lamothe has devoted most of his work to raising awareness of the First Peoples of Quebec, mainly the Innu and their culture. This collection covers two of his documentaries shot in the 1970s: “Amerindian Culture” and “Previous Memory”. Through 81 short films, various subjects are discussed, including snowshoe making and butchering moose.

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Online Films, Online Films
    Free - Open Access, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Innu, Innu territory, Cultural identity
    Arthur Lamothe

  • Curio.ca / Arctic (CBC) (Radio-Canada)

    INRS (Reserved Access) | Laval (Reserved Access) | UQAM (Reserved Access)

    Selections of video content on Radio-Canada's educational platform related to the Arctic or Indigenous peoples.

    Collection(s): *** Online Films ***
    Reserved Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Animals, Climate change, Inuit, Arctic Ocean, CBC, Reports
    Curio.ca / Arctique

  • Curio.ca / Contemporary Indigenous Voices (CBC) (Radio-Canada)

    INRS (Reserved Access) | Laval (Reserved Access) | UQAM (Reserved Access)

    Selection of video content broadcast on the educational platform of Radio-Canada (Curio.ca) about the Arctic or Indigenous peoples.

    Collection(s): *** Online Films ***, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Online Films
    Reserved Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, CBC, Reports
    Collection Canada 150: Voix autochtones contemporaines

  • Curio.ca / Indigenous Youth (CBC) (Radio-Canada)

    INRS (Reserved Access) | Laval (Reserved Access) | UQAM (Reserved Access)

    Selection of video content broadcast on the Radio-Canada educational platform (Curio.ca) about the Arctic or Indigenous peoples.

    Collection(s): *** Online Films ***, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Online Films
    Reserved Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Indigenous youth, CBC, Reports
    Collection Jeunesse autochtone

  • Curio.ca / Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women (CBC) (Radio-Canada)

    INRS (Reserved Access) | Laval (Reserved Access) | UQAM (Reserved Access)

    Selection of video content broadcast on the Radio-Canada educational platform (Curio.ca) about the Arctic or Indigenous peoples.

    Collection(s): *** Online Films ***, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Online Films
    Reserved Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Indigenous women, CBC, Reports
    Collection Femmes autochtones disparues ou assassinées

  • Curio.ca / Residential Schools : A Sad Chapter In Canadian History (CBC) (Radio-Canada)

    INRS (Reserved Access) | Laval (Reserved Access) | UQAM (Reserved Access)

    Selections of video content on Radio-Canada's educational platform related to the Arctic or Indigenous peoples.

    Collection(s): *** First Peoples of the North ***, Online Films, *** Online Films ***
    Reserved Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Indigenous women, Indian residential schools, CBC, Reports
    Collection Les pensionnats de la honte

  • Eye on the Arctic (Radio-Canada International)

    Available to all

    Reports describing the reality of Arctic communities and peoples.

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Online Films, *** Online Films ***, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Online Films
    Free - Open Access, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Documentaries, Television programs, CBC, Reports, Videos
    Regard du l’Arctique – Séries vidéos

  • Indigenous Studies Collection (Curio.ca)

    Concordia (Reserved Access) | UQAM (Reserved Access) | Laval (Reserved Access)

    CBC streaming documentaries that explore the Indigenous experience across Canada: cultural awareness, traditional knowledge and the contemporary challenges facing Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples across Canada as we begin to explore reconciliation together.

    Collection(s): *** First Peoples of the North ***, *** Online Films ***
    Reserved Access, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects:
    études autochtones

  • Internet Archive

    Available to all

    Archives of feature-length, educational, and amateur films as well as news reports about the Arctic.

    Collection(s): *** Online Films ***
    Free - Open Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Television archives, Documentaries, Films, Reports, Videos
    Internet Archive

  • IsumaTV

    Available to all

    Web platform for videos filmed by Indigenous directors depicting the contemporary realities of First Nations peoples.

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Online Films, *** Online Films ***, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Online Films
    Free - Open Access, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Documentaries, Films, Inuit, Videos
    IsumaTV

  • Les Docus

    Available to all

    French-language documentaries about the Arctic.

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Online Films, *** Online Films ***
    Free - Open Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Circumpolar Arctic, Documentaries, French
    Les Docus

  • NFB / Géographie et géologie - Arctique canadien (National Film Board of Canada)

    Available to all

    Selection of National Film Board of Canada films, by subject. Some of the films listed here are freely available.

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Online Films, *** Online Films ***
    Free - Open Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Documentaries, Films, Videos, Indigenous peoples, Northern Quebec, Labrador, Canadian arctic, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon, NFB
    ONF / Géographie et géologie - Arctique canadien

  • NFB / Geography and Geology - Artic Region (National Film Board of Canada) (National Film Board of Canada)

    Available to all

    Selection of National Film Board of Canada films, by subject. Some of the films listed here are freely available.

    Collection(s): *** First Peoples of the North ***, Online Films, *** General Public ***, Online Films, *** Online Films ***
    Free - Open Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Documentaries, Films, Videos, Indigenous peoples, Northern Quebec, Labrador, Canadian arctic, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon, NFB
    ONF / Nord ou Arctique

  • NFB / Indigenous Peoples in Canada (First Nations and Métis) (National Film Board of Canada)

    Available to all

    Selection of National Film Board of Canada films, by subject. Some of the films listed here are freely available.

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Online Films, *** Online Films ***, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Online Films
    Free - Open Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Documentaries, Films, Videos, Indigenous peoples, Northern Quebec, Labrador, Canadian arctic, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon, NFB
    ONF / Peuples autochtones au Canada (Premières nations et Métis)

  • NFB / Indigenous Peoples in Canada (Inuit) (National Film Board of Canada)

    Available to all

    Selection of National Film Board of Canada films, by subject. Some of the films listed here are freely available.

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Online Films, *** Online Films ***, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Online Films
    Free - Open Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Documentaries, Films, Videos, Indigenous peoples, Northern Quebec, Labrador, Canadian arctic, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon, NFB
    ONF / Peuples autochtones au Canada (Inuit)

  • Parki Parka : Un mois à la Baie d'Hudson (BAnQ)

    Available to all

    This short film, produced in 1951 by the priest Albert Tessier (1895-1976) for the government of Quebec, recounts the annual voyage of the ship Regina Polaris which supplies the isolated Oblate missions of the Canadian Far North. From the first stopover in Cape Dorset, passing through Chesterfield and Eskimo Point, to the last leg of the journey in Churchill, this film reflects Inuit customs and traditions.

    Collection(s): Online Films
    Free - Open Access, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Missionaries, Northern Quebec, Sea ice, Inuit
    Parki Parka : Un mois à la Baie d'Hudson

  • Polar explorations (National Geographic Society)

    BAnQ (Online Film) | Concordia (Reserved Access)

    Documentary series produced by the National Geographic Society and focusing on the two most extreme areas of the planet: the Arctic and the Antarctic. Discover the typical landscapes, the inhabitants, the wildlife and much more in this high quality educational series (22 episodes).

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Online Films, *** Online Films ***
    Free - BAnQ Subscribers, Reserved Access, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Arctic fauna, Landscapes, Indigenous communities, History, Geology
    Capture_Polar_Explorations

  • Snowy OWL Talks

    Available to all

    UArctic Snowy OWL Talks—videos based on public presentations by inspirational leaders—are designed to serve as supplementary course material for students studying in or about the North.

    Collection(s): *** Online Films ***
    Free - Open Access, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Talks, Snowy OWL Talks, UArctic, Videos
    Snowy OWL Talks

  • Takuvik

    Available to all

    YouTube channel gathering dozens of videos produced by the research program Takuvik, associated with the Green Edge project, which seeks to understand the impact of environmental disturbances on Arctic, marine and terrestrial ecosystems and geosystems.

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Online Films, *** Online Films ***
    Free - Open Access, Engineering and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Climate change, Hunting and fishing, Dimethylsulfide, Marine ecosystem, Education, Argo floats, Inuit, Arctic Ocean, Phytoplankton, Green Edge Project, Satellites, Videos
    Takuvik

  • The Polar Explorer (PBS)

    BAnQ (DVD)

    Documentary film on the exploration of the Arctic aboard the icebreaker Admunsen which, during the three weeks crossing the Northwest Passage, highlights the effects of climate change on this area. (Mark Terry, PBS, 2012, 60 min.)

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Online Films, *** Online Films ***
    Free - BAnQ Subscribers, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Exploration, Northwest Passage, Climate change, Films
    Capture_Polar_Explorer

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