- https://vimeo.com/25998359. Sailing the Rough Bounds. A Cape Bretoner and a Highland piper sail the areas most associated with Cape Breton and eastern Nova Scotia …stories and commentary from the back of their sailboat as the sail through the most remote, beautiful and historic parts of highlands Scotland
https://youtu.be/bhe6GOtC5J0 You CAN Do It !The Antigonish Movement
Life was bleak for farmers, fishermen and industrial workers in the Nova Scotia in the 1920’s. The rise of unrestricted capitalism had marginalized them. Laws that favored property over people had drained them of hope. When things were at their darkest, a social movement arose that changed everything—The Antigonish Movement. A trailer of the full film can be found on YouTube.
- Vacheresse’s “Swinging” Meats
- Bobby & Jean Vacheresse may be the last family owned butcher shop in Eastern Canada…..find out how they are managing to stave off the big box grocery stores.
https://vimeo.com/36445432 Sometimes Life Has a Way of Surprising You A remarkable story of a group of individuals dealing with mental health issues formed a drama company and together produced a remarkably successful play about mental illness. They have now performed it almost 100 times right across Canada.
- https://vimeo.com/325601219 Searching for Realism A trip around Nova Scotia visiting artists in their studios results in a record breaking exhibition as a group of artists try to raise the profile of realism in the contemporary art world.