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Why Thee Wed?

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In 2003, British Columbia became the second Canadian province to recognize same-sex marriage. Filmmaker Cal Garingan looks beyond the headlines and introduces the eight couples who challenged the law in court. Why did they plunge into a scorching debate that meant their lives would be publicly judged? What does it mean to them to exchange marriage vows? As controversy swirls around this issue worldwide, Why Thee Wed? offers surprising and diverse perspectives on what it means for gay and lesbian couples to walk down the aisle.

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WHEN THE DAY COMES

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This is one of four videos on caregiving and caring communities produced by the National Film Board. This video tells the stories of how four different women are caring for an elderly loved one. They discuss how constant caregiving takes its toll both emotionally and physically and offer some suggestions for self-help.

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WELCOME THE SAVIOUR

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This is another Nanny and Isaiah adventure with the Peppercorn puppets. Two orphans travelling together on a starry night meet an old shepherd who shares good news that angels have brought to him – a Saviour was born that very night in Bethlehem. They all want to go meet the new Saviour, but are unsure they will be welcome. The outcome reminds us that all are welcomed by the Saviour.

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WHAT IS CHRISTMAS?

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The story of Christmas in animation as seen through the eyes of a young boy and his puppy.

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