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Adieu Alouette

★★★★

Adieu Alouette Adieu Alouette was a series of 12 half-hour films produced by the National Film Board, intended to revise stereotypes of Quebec for English Canada. In the wake of the October Crisis of 1970 and during a period of rising Quebec nationalism, the series offered a survey of Quebec culture instead of politics. Series Producer: Ian McLaren

Original Airdates1973
TypeSeries

Adrienne at Large

★

Adrienne at Large was a half-hour, prime time series of "personalized public affairs reporting." The show was not particularly successful and lasted less than four months. For Adrienne Clarkson, the series allowed her to travel outside of Canada. She recorded segments for the show in foreign countries like South Africa (where she interviewed Nadine Gord ...

Original Airdates1974-1975
TypeSeries

Adrienne Clarkson Presents

★★★★

Adrienne Clarkson Presents Adrienne Clarkson Presents was a prime-time cultural affairs series on which Clarkson offers profiles of Canadian and international figures from the worlds of opera, ballet, folksinging, and the other arts. Adrienne Clarkson Presents was Canadian cultural programming at its very best. The series was originally titled Adrienne Clarkson's Summer Festi ...

AkaAdrienne Clarkson's Summer Festival
Original Airdates1988-1999
TypeSeries

Adventure Time

Adventure Time was a children's anthology adventure series which aired on the CBC

Original Airdates1967-1968
TypeSeries

Adventures in Golf

Adventures in Golf Adventures in Golf is an exciting new television program about two friends-Corey Atkins and Andrew Livingston-who have their dream job. They travel the globe in search of the ultimate golf experience as hosts of their own golf adventure series. Better than average golfers-but not pros, Corey and Andrew have taken viewers on exciting golf adventures. ...

Original Airdates1999-2000
TypeSeries

Adventures in History

Adventures in History was an anthology drama series recalling important events in Canada's past. It was set mainly in the early half of the 20th century and was produced by the National Film Board of Canada.

Original Airdates1978
TypeSeries

Adventures In Rainbow Country

★★★★½

Adventures In Rainbow Country Adventures in Rainbow Country was a 26-week series, produced by Manitou Productions Ltd. of Toronto, with the CBC, ABC Television Films Ltd. of Britain and the Australian Broadcasting Commission as co-partners financing the project. It was seen on both English and French CBC-TV networks (as well as on British and Australian television). Adventures in ...

AkaAu Pays de l'Arc-en-ciel
Original Airdates1970-1971
TypeSeries

Adventures of Chich, The

★★★★

Adventures of Chich, The After a three year absence, puppets Uncle Chichimus and his housekeeper/ secretary Hollyhock, returned to television in this 15-minute, 26 episode weekly broadcast. Each program featured a human companion, chosen from Larry Mann, Helene Winston, and Tom Kneebone. The Adventures of Chich made fun of fairy tales.

Original Airdates1958-1959
TypeSeries

Adventures of Dudley the Dragon, The

★★★★½

Adventures of Dudley the Dragon, The Dudley the Dragon - A bumbling, but affable eight-foot tall green dragon who lived in a cave on this education fantasy series. The series followed the tale of Dudley the dragon who emerges from a hundred year slumber and finds that the world has changed. With the help of two 10-year old children, Sally and Matt, Dudley solves mysteries, observes the won ...

Original Airdates1994-1999
TypeSeries

Adventures of Paddington Bear, The

★★★★★

Adventures of Paddington Bear, The After bidding farewell to his Aunt Lucy in darkest Peru, Paddington Bear sails off and eventually finds himself alone in Paddington Station. The label around his neck reads simply: “Please look after this bear. Thank You.” When the Brown family takes him in, they get a lot more than they bargained for. Paddington is a stranger in a strange land and m ...

Original Airdates1997-1998
TypeSeries

Adventures of Shirley Holmes, The

Adventures of Shirley Holmes, The Shirley Holmes is far from your normal teenaged girl. Like her great uncle, the famous Sherlock Holmes, Shirley is a keen observer and tries to remain detached from everything. Her closest friend is her upper class boarding school's scholarship student, Bo Sawchuk, who helps her solve each case, deal with the disapearence of her explorer mother, and kee ...

Original Airdates1997-2000
TypeSeries

Adventures of Sinbad, The

★★★½

Adventures of Sinbad, The Two years after having been swept away in a storm and awakening to find a mysterious bracelet strapped to his wrist, the famous captain sets off on new voyages. Sinbad assembles a crew with his impulsive elder brother Doubar which includes the under appreciated inventor/man of sciene Firouz, the silent warrior Rongar, a Celtic woman named Maeve (the app ...

Original Airdates1996-1999
TypeSeries

Adventures of Snelgrove Snail, The

★★★★

The Adventures of Snelgrove Snail takes place in an underwater village of Snailsville. Some dramatic story action takes place among the various puppets representing undersea creatures. An educational theme runs through the program: episodes about pioneers and a homily about a little knowledge being a dangerous thing. The characters also demonstrate thei ...

Original Airdates1979-1980
TypeSeries

Adventures of the Black Stallion, The

★★★★★

Adventures of the Black Stallion, The The Adventures of the Black Stallion told of the adventures and friendship between Alec Ramsay and The Black, a wild stallion and fastest racehorse in the world, who will only allow Alec to ride him. Based on the books by Walter Farley.

AkaThe New Adventures of the Black Stallion (USA)
Original Airdates1990-1993
TypeSeries

Adventures of Timothy Pilgrim

★★★★½

Adventures of Timothy Pilgrim Timothy is a young boy living on the streets of Toronto. He must routinely flee and hide from a bully who chases him for "five bucks! five bucks!" One day, to escape, Timothy hides in a big, battered, antique trunk that he finds in an alley. When he opens the lid and climbs out, he finds himself about one hundred years in the past where the trunk belong ...

Original Airdates1975
TypeSeries

Adventures of Tintin, The

★★★★★

Adventures of Tintin, The An animated series based on the popular European comics. Tintin, a young Belgian reporter, gets involved in various mysteries and adventures with his dog Snowy, his friends Captain Haddock and Professor Calculus, and the bumbling detectives, Thomson and Thompson. Tintin and his cohorts investigate jewel thefts, track kidnappers, solve murders, and find ...

AkaAventures de Tintin, Les
Original Airdates1990
TypeSeries

African Journey

The story of Luke Novak, a normal, fun-loving Canadian teen whose life has been torn apart by his parents' divorce. Luke's father, a mining engineer now working in East Africa, sends for his son in the hope of helping the 17-year-old through rough times. But it is Africa as much as his father that brings Luke around. Here he befriends Themba, a 16-year- ...

Original Airdates1990
TypeSeries

African Skies

African Skies An adventure series about two teenagers, one black and one white, living in post-Apartheid South Africa. Rory lives with his mother on a large range out in the countryside, while Jam lives with his mother while his father runs a medical clinic far away. Together, the two friends get into various adventures, often having to rely on each other to get out ...

Original Airdates1992-1994
TypeSeries

After Four

★★★★½

After Four was a Monday afternoon series featuring reports on afterschool activities aimed at pre-teen audiences. The series was hosted by Jan Tennant and Larry Green, with the music provided by the Christopher Ward Band. Martial arts with Park Jong Soo was one of several activities explored and demonstrated. Special guests, with unusual hobbies and ski ...

Original Airdates1977-1978
TypeSeries

After Four

★★★½

After Four After Four was a unique program for the young adult covering a variety of topics. It was seen on CTV on Saturday afternoons. The show was conceived to retain some of the elements which young people enjoyed in rock bands and "dance party" shows, while the young people were also presented as intelligent individuals, confident in their personalities and ...

Original Airdates1964-1968
TypeSeries

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