Civil Rights (Canada)

Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner (2001)
First feature film written, directed and acted entirely in Inuktitut; it tells an Inuit legend
Racism in 1960s Alberta, Canada
A short docudrama about the experiences of native Canadians Rhonda Gordon and her daughter, Angela, victims of racist harassment on a Winnipeg city bus
February 15, 1839 (2001)
The British execute five more Quebec Patriots, among them Chevalier De Lorimier
Quand je serai parti… vous vivrez encore (1999)
Partly fictionalized film about the Lower Canada Rebellion of 1837 and 1838 seeking to make Quebec independent
Mon oncle Antoine (1971)
Coming of age in Québec prior to the Asbestos Strike of the late 1940s, that led to the Quiet Revolution
Cat in the Sack (1964)
A Canadian journalist attempts to come to terms with his place in Quebec society and Quebec’s place in Canada
La vie heureuse de Léopold Z (1965)
Comedy/drama shows how the Québécois people were being exploited by a capitalist, English-speaking power structure
Orderers (1974)
Story of five people out of the 500 rounded up in the government crackdown to get at FLQ terrorists in October 1970
Octobre (1994)
The October Crisis from the point of view of the FLQ terrorist Chénier Cell who in 1970 kidnapped and murdered Quebec minister and Deputy Premier Pierre Laporte
An 8-part miniseries about some of the incidents of the October Crisis
Nô (1998)
Set in 1970 at the height of the FLQ bombings in Montreal, known as the October Crisis
Quebec (1951)
Popular uprising to make Lower Canada (Quebec) independent
Trudeau (2002)
Biography of the Prime Minister of Canada
Trudeau II: Maverick in the Making (2005)
The early years of Trudeau’s life