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Date > 2000

Armed Forces Programs and Operations - National Security and Defence

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. The role that the men and women of the Canadian Armed Forces play in the world is explored through this group of short films. Various peacekeeping missions are looked at as well as some training and recruitment videos.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

Post-war Period - History - 1946 to Present

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. With the fear of communist invasion and the subsequent investigations, there came a new interest in civil liberties. A rise in socialist activities began within Canada's own boarders. Labour Unions began to gather strength from this rise. Canada began to mature and have a larger voice in world government.

Site: National Film Board of Canada

International Relations and the Cold War - History

Type: DocumentFilm and Video

Listing of films from the National Film Board. As the Second World War ended in a nuclear cloud, the fear of nuclear warfare in North America triggered the start of the Cold War. Canada became a major peace keeper with the beginnings of NATO but had to deal with its own fears generated by the 'Communist threat'.

Site: National Film Board of Canada