Monthly Archives: March 2015

“Oil Calling” to air in May 2015 across the USA on PBS and other public broadcasters

Oil Calling” is going to air in May across the USA on PBS and other public broadcasters. Click to watch the promo here.

The documentary “Oil Calling” follows new immigrants as they train to work in Canada’s oil and gas industry.
The film follows five new immigrants from Nigeria, Eritrea, Northern Ireland, China, and Kyrgyzstan who have been chosen to participate in a highly competitive training program offered by the resettlement agency, the Calgary Catholic Immigration Society. For the last ten years the CCIS has been receiving up to four hundred applicants each year but can only select sixteen people to participate in the program. The film will show what happens to them on the course, why they want to work in the oil and gas industry and whether they are successful at getting jobs in the oil patch.

“Finding Edge Road” to air on CBC’s Documentary Channel in July 2015

Brandy Yanchyk’s new documentary “Finding Edge Road” will air on CBC’s Documentary Channel in July 2015.

Here is a link to see the promo of the documentary.

In 2015 Brandy Yanchyk completed a new documentary she had been working on since 2012 called “Finding Edge Road“. The film follows the lives of asylum seekers from Somalia, Iraq and Afghanistan who have found themselves in Eastern Finland.

“Grey Ambition” and “Grey Glory” air on CBC’s Documentary Channel in March and May, 2015

Grey Glory” will air on March 19th @ 18:00 EST and on May 4th @ 20:00 EST. 
Grey Glory” is a documentary about Canadian seniors who are pushing their bodies to the limit.
 
Grey Ambition” will air on CBC’s Documentary Channel on March 25th @ 18:00 EST and May 11 @ 20:00 EST. 
Grey Ambition” is a documentary about Canadian seniors who are making retirement extraordinary.