In pre-WWII Vancouver, second-generation Japanese immigrants had it tough. Daily, they faced discrimination, hatred and injustice at the hands of their Caucasian counterparts. But one thing made their lives worth living: baseball. They may be the underdogs, but the Vancouver Asahi baseball team have a sense of fair play and smart tactics that set them apart from the brute force of their opponents. Under the guidance of new team captain Reggie Kasahara, can they be able to rise above all the negativity to win the tournament? This film is based on the true story of Vancouver Asahi, the Japanese-Canadian baseball team that was inducted into The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame in 2003.
Based on the letters of a fictitious poetess to her lover. Duras reads extracts from the letters, about the poetess’s Jewish past, while the film shows stark waves beating against the seashore. – BFI
This is the highest quality unofficial release of Roger Water's 'Us+ Them' Tour you will find. This is the full concert, recorded live at Roger's Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia on October 29th 2017, and is also the final show of the North American leg of the tour.
Truth in Motion: The U.S. Ski Team's Road to Vancouver chronicles the road to becoming a world-class skier. The day-to-day triumphs and tribulations are documented in an up close and personal way rarely seen. Ultimately, it’s a story about individuals, driven by personal motives, propelled by individual talents and challenged in ways that are uniquely human.
"Vancouver Midnight Movies" are a patriotic music video tribute to the city and people of Vancouver; for being the most glamorous, peaceful and party oriented city in Canada. Local actors and dancers parade over Surrey, New Westminster, Burrard Street, Robson Street, Davie Street and all over downtown Vancouver in a celebration of the city's happiness and fancy life style. The videos explore multiple themes based on sex, religion, fashion, glamour, dance , music, cityscapes and fantasy life. A compilation of endless music videos by Omer Pasha as leading vocalist/singer takes you on an endless voyage of eccentric ecstasy of dance, animation, sexuality, religion, spirituality, crazy fun, fashion, vogue all over Vancouver that can be called the craziest fun of your entire life.
After competing in four Olympic Games and coming home empty-handed, Casey Puckett battles age, injury, and cutthroat competition in his pursuit of a gold medal in the Olympics' most dangerous new sport - Skier Cross.
1.Blood on Your Hands 2.Enemy Within 3.Dead Eyes See no Future 4.My Apocalypse 5.I am Legend/Out for Blood 6.Revolution Begins 7.Ravenous 8.Dead Bury Their Dead 9.Burning Angel 10.Nemesis 11.Snow Bound 12.We Will Rise 13.Fields of Desolation
A documentary covering the 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver.
There is no topic that unites all of Vancouver quite like that of housing. At every dinner party, social gathering, or chance meeting in the street, everyone has an opinion, and they want to share it. Charles Wilkinson’s new film Vancouver: No Fixed Address tackles the subject from a multiplicity of perspectives. A chorus of voices chime in — everyone from David Suzuki, to Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson, Seth Klein, Condo King Bob Rennie, Senator Yuen Pau Woo, and lots of regular Vancouver citizens.
Cost of rebellion set against the first wave of Canadian punk rock - a bunch of rebels from a backwater town who gained notoriety in the late 70s and have never lived it down. Music. Punk. Rebellion. Sex. Drugs. Death.
Directed by: Ryan Polito Format: DVD Music Videos Studio: BMG Release Date: 08/02/2008 Genre: R&B/Soul
A visit to the capital of British Columbia and to its largest city.
Iron Maiden at Rogers Arena, Vancouver, BC, Canada If Eternity Should Fail Speed of Light Children of the Damned Tears of a Clown The Red and the Black The Trooper Powerslave Death or Glory The Book of Souls Hallowed Be Thy Name Fear of the Dark Iron Maiden The Number of the Beast Blood Brothers Wasted Years
This exciting and professionally filmed tour covers the attractions and the stories of British Columbia's largest city, Vancouver.In this fun filled video tour you'll visit: Gastown, Stanley Park & Seawall, Grouse Mountain, Capilano Suspension Bridge, Atoryeum, Canada Place, Vancouver Aquarium, Vancouver lookout at Harbour Centre, Chinatown, Queen Elizabeth Park, Robson Street, Granville Island, Science World, Bloedel Floral Conservatory, HR Macmillan Space Centre, Lonsdale Quay, Okanagan, Vancouver Island, Butchart Gardens, Whistler and Victo
Danger Bay is a Canadian television series, produced in Vancouver, with first-run episodes broadcast on CBC Television and the Disney Channel starting October 7, 1985. One hundred and twenty three installments were filmed, ending in 1989, but the series, perceived as wholesome and exciting fare for older children and adolescents, continued to be seen through the 1990s in numerous countries around the world. The plots of the episodes followed the exploits of the Roberts family, led by marine veterinarian Grant "Doc" Roberts, and his two children, Nicole and Jonah. The 30-minute episodes featured the Vancouver Aquarium in nearly every installment. Most episodes focused on environmental issues such as pollution, wildlife endangerment and forest preservation. The series was also broadcast in Gibraltar Bulgaria, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Iceland, Cuba, Trinidad & Tobago, Finland
The Real Housewives of Vancouver is a Canadian reality television series on the Canadian Slice cable network. It is the first Canadian installment of The Real Housewives franchise; production for the Shaw Media series began in August 2011. The show premiered on April 4, 2012 at 9pm ET/PT. The two-hour premiere achieved the record of the highest-rated premiere in the network's history, which attracted 1.2 million viewers. On May 30, 2012, Slice announced that the series was renewed for a second season. Production for season two began in July 2012 with Jody Claman, Ronnie Seterdahl Negus and Mary Zilba returning with new cast members, Amanda Hansen, Ioulia Reynolds, and Robin Richmond Reichman. The second season premiered on February 5, 2013, at 10pm ET/PT. Slice chose to pass on a reunion for the second season in order to provide more episodes rather than having to cut the season even shorter. It was announced on June 6, 2013, that Shaw Media - the parent company of Slice - has put the series "on hold" while it explores other programming.
Vancouver families are struggling with homes that no longer suit their needs. Whether they've outgrown the home they once loved or the luster has worn off, homeowners are faced with the dilemma of whether they should love it or list it.