Monthly Archives: October 2016

Brandy Yanchyk’s documentaries on inclusive hiring will air on AMItv in 2017

Brandy Yanchyk’s documentaries on inclusive hiring for people with intellectual disabilities Employment Matters and Employment Matters Too will air on AMItv in 2017.

Employment Matters will air on AMItv on Friday, December 30th at 9pm Est and at 12pm and 6pm EST on Saturday, December 31st.

Employment Matters Too will air on AMItv on Friday, January 6th at 9pm Est and at 12pm and 6pm EST on Saturday, January 7th.

Both documentaries will also air again on AMItv in March.

Links where you can watch Brandy Yanchyk’s documentaries for free…

Brandy Yanchyk has seven documentaries that you can view for free online. 

Series and documentaries on inclusive hiring for people with intellectual disabilities: 
 
Brandy Yanchyk made two documentaries for CBC about inclusive hiring for people with intellectual disabilities. You can watch them here: 
Employment Matters explores the untapped market and huge potential of the intellectually disabled in the workplace.
It is available for Canadians for free on CBC here:
http://www.cbc.ca/player/play/2673415185
Employment Matters Too is a documentary that discovers how large corporations benefit from hiring employees with intellectual disabilities.
It is available for Canadians for free on CBC here:
http://www.cbc.ca/player/play/2674511491

Brandy Yanchyk also made the series “The Working Originals” for TELUS Optik Local about individuals with intellectual disabilities and how getting a job changes their lives.
Click here to see it on TELUS Optik Local for free:  https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLuj3rWl-eKLE7NPw2ThZRf6Z-OhXlnwnu

Brandy Yanchyk’s series and documentaries on the fight to end grizzly bear trophy hunting in the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia. These films also touch on the revival of the humpback whale along BC’s coast: 
“The Price of the Price” is about the fight to end grizzly bear trophy hunting in Canada’s Great Bear Rainforest is available on CBC to Canadians for free here: http://tinyurl.com/j8fuslq
In the “CoastalRevival” series meet those who are using ecotourism to keep British Columbia’s coast alive. Click here to see it on TELUS Optik Local for free: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLuj3rWl-eKLExGJB25tqBSKfJlmnMYbOB

Brandy Yanchyk also made series and documentaries about how Canada is leading the way with dark sky preserves in Canada and the fight to end light pollution. 
“Ambassadors Of The Sky” is about the importance of preserving the dark skies and the fight to end light pollution in Canada. It is available for Canadians for free on CBC here: https://goo.gl/71ySdS
“Star Trails” is a series about dark sky enthusiasts in Canada. Click here to see it on TELUS Optik Local for free: http://tinyurl.com/gos2plf

Star Trails and Coastal Revival to show on Air Canada’s In Flight Entertainment System on ALL Domestic and International routes

I received some great news today courtesy of TELUS Optik Local.
If you are flying Air Canada in 2017 check out my two #documentary series Star Trails and Coastal Revival.
Both of these five part series will air on Air Canada’s In Flight Entertainment System on ALL Domestic and International routes.
It’s part of TELUS Optik Local’s “Best Of”!
Star Trails will air from January 1st – February 28th, 2017. 
Coastal Revival will run from April 1st – May 31st. 

If you want to watch the series now for free.
Here’s a link to Star Trails: http://tinyurl.com/gos2plf
Here’s a link to Coastal Revival: http://tinyurl.com/jkggu6z

Yanchyk’s “Grey Ambition” and “Employment Matters” to screen at Toronto’s 2016 Commffest Global Community Film Festival in Toronto

Brandy Yanchyk’s documentaries “Grey Ambition” and “Employment Matters” to screen at 2016 Commffest Global Community Film Festival in Toronto.

Grey Ambition” will screen at 10am on Wednesday, October 12th and “Employment Matters” will air at 10am on Friday, October 14th.

Following both films will be a Q&A with the filmmaker, Brandy Yanchyk, and a discussion moderated by broadcaster Dini Petty.

Brandy Yanchyk’s films on inclusive hiring to air on PBS in 2017

Brandy Yanchyk’s documentaries Employment Matters and Employment Matters Too will air across the USA on PBS stations in 2017.

Employment Matters is a documentary that explores the untapped market and huge potential of the intellectually disabled in the workplace.

Employment Matters Too is a documentary that discovers how large corporations benefit from hiring employees with intellectual disabilities.

The documentaries originally aired on CBC’s Absolutely Canadian series and the CBC’s Documentary Channel.

Brandy Yanchyk is making two new documentaries on DINOSAURS for CBC/TELUS Optik Local

Brandy Yanchyk is in production on two new documentaries about dinosaurs for TELUS Optik Local and CBC. The films will come out in 2017.