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CBC partners with Hot Docs to offer Canadians a multiplatform festival-at-home experience

2020-04-06 9:00:00 PM

CBC partners with hotdocs to offer Canadians front-row access to titles from the 2020 Hot Docs Festival premiering Thursday nights starting April 16. Watch on CBC, CBC Gem and the documentary Channel. For more details:

CBC partners with Hot Docs to offer Canadians a multiplatform festival-at-home experience

documentaryChannel at 9 p.m. ET/10 p.m. PTIt was a scandal that rocked the art world - over 80 million dollars worth of fake paintings, supposedly masterpieces, sold through a prominent gallery. Who were the players and how did an unknown painter, working from his garage in Queens, create works that even the experts couldn't tell were fake?

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2:42An entertaining and suspenseful look at the dark side of New York's art scene, and the bizarre characters behind the largest art fraud in American history.Thursday April 23 on CBC and CBC Gem at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT) anddocumentaryChannel at 9 p.m. ET/PT

During the tragic events of 9/11, the President was in a classroom with a group of schoolchildren. 9/11 Kids catches up with those students and what they are up to now, discovering how that day impacted their lives forever.3:43It's the most famous whisper in American history. President Bush learns of the 9/11 attacks while sitting in front of 16 schoolchildren. Today those kids are in their mid-20s and offer a fascinating window into post 9/11 America.

Thursday April 30 on CBC and CBC Gem at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT) anddocumentaryChannel at 9 p.m. ET/PTWhen a woman discovers that she has an aunt who disappeared in Ethiopia, she goes on a quest to find out what happened to her, delving into Ethiopian history and rebellion in the process.

1:57A personal investigation into the mysterious life of the director's aunt Sally, an Ethiopian aristocrat-turned-communist-rebel who disappeared during the Ethiopian Revolution.Thursday May 7 on CBC and CBC Gem at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT) anddocumentary

Channel at 9 p.m. ET/PTThe prospect of meat consumption doubling by 2050 is a wake-up call for solutions. The planet's future may lie with cell-based meat, a food science that grows meat from animal cells, without the need to slaughter animals.Thursday May 14 on CBC and CBC Gem at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT) and

documentaryChannel at 9 p.m. ET/PTIn a world obsessed with self-image Dr. Michael Salzhauer is a rising star. This in-demand plastic surgeon livestreams butt lifts and breast augmentations and is followed by millions on Snapchat. He's also an Orthodox Jew, married for 20 years, with five children. The film explores both his family life and religious beliefs, along with his internet pop-culture fame and persona, Dr. Miami.

The unlucky generation: For millennials, the hits just keep on coming. Here are three of their stories Canada surpasses 7,000 coronavirus deaths Rapper Killer Mike pleads with protesters not to ‘burn’ Atlanta down over Floyd death

InfluenceThursday May 21 on CBC and CBC Gem at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT) and documentary Channel at 9 p.m. ET/PTInvestigating the rise and fall of the world's most notorious public relations and reputation management firm, the film charts the recent advancements in weaponized communication.

The Walrus and the WhistleblowerThursday May 28 on CBC and CBC Gem at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT) anddocumentaryChannel at 9 p.m. ET/PT Read more: CBC »

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Federal COVID-19 benefits program portal opens today: Here's how to apply | CBC NewsThe federal government opens a web portal Monday where Canadians out of work due to the COVID-19 crisis can apply for emergency income support benefits. Ravinde47176600 Canadian banks pause payments on 10% of mortgages as they field 500,000 requests for deferrals News where can i call to ask kindly for a new season of Anne With an E? There is so much stories to tell, and i was surprised that it got cancelled.

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Federal COVID-19 benefits program portal opens today: Here's how to apply | CBC NewsThe federal government opens a web portal Monday where Canadians out of work due to the COVID-19 crisis can apply for emergency income support benefits. Ravinde47176600 Canadian banks pause payments on 10% of mortgages as they field 500,000 requests for deferrals News where can i call to ask kindly for a new season of Anne With an E? There is so much stories to tell, and i was surprised that it got cancelled.

LeVar Burton bringing his weekly short story podcast to Twitter as livestream series | CBC BooksAmerican actor LeVar Burton has announced the launch of LeVar Burton Reads, a Twitter livestream read-aloud video series. | CBCBooks cbcbooks The return of... cbcbooks Great idea.....the kiddos are really not getting this and we adults try not to freak them out of our very serious this situation is...any different attempt to “Entertain “ them is a welcome jesture...a godsend for parents staying home ....kudos 🙏🇨🇦❤️ cbcbooks renewforkakwet

College student designs masks specially made for deaf communityThe clever masks feature a transparent portion for those who lip-read. Huge? 👏Good job!!!!! 😷This is what does MasksForAll mean!!!!! ❤️ That looks creepy af.