(Monday January 14 at 10pm ET/PT on CBC Newsworld)
FIRING LINE 2007
Firing Line 2007 pays tribute to the skill and determination of freelance cameramen and women who go into hostile environments and whose courage and initiative led them to deliver the best photojournalism of the past year.
(Saturday January 12 at 11pm ET/PT & Sunday January 13 at 8pm ET on CBC Newsworld)
Wal-Mart’s emergence as a global corporate force has triggered an unprecedented political backlash. Wal-Mart has single-handedly galvanized a progressive, grass roots and labour coalition of activists determined to roll back the tide of corporate power and domination. This is a generation baptized by the anti-globalization protests. This is the Wal-Mart Nation. These are their stories.
THE PASSIONATE EYE
(Sunday January 13 at 10pm ET/PT on CBC Newsworld)
WHY WE FIGHT (120 minutes)
Just why does America fight? Acclaimed filmmaker Eugene Jarecki, (The Trials of Henry Kissinger) creates a sense of urgency and moves beyond the headlines to uncover the deeper answers behind the American war machine in WHY WE FIGHT – Winner of the Documentary Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival in 2005.