Tag Archives: “Land and Sea”

CBC’s Land And Sea – Shipbuilding in the Maritimes

Last week, we posted about the documentary “Shipbuilding in the Maritimes,” which aired on Sunday on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s Land and Sea. For those of us who do not get the programming on  television, the CBC is good enough … Continue reading

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Rum Running – Documentary Now Online at CBC’s “Land and Sea”

Last week we posted about “Rum Running,” a new documentary which was broadcast last weekend on CBCs “Land and Sea.”   It is now online and definitely worth watching.  It is a fascinating look at when many sailors in Nova Scotia stopped fishing and became international smugglers during Prohibition in the … Continue reading

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Rum Running Documentary on CBC’s Land & Sea

We have previously posted about the CBC’s “Land and Sea,”  a program which for thirty years has been focussed on stories from people who live off the land and the sea on the Canadian Atlantic. In December, they featured a wonderful documentary on Nova … Continue reading

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Land and Sea – Nova Scotia Schooners On-Line Now

Last Sunday we posted about the CBC program,Land and Sea, which was broadcasting a half hour documentary on traditional schooners in Nova Scotia. It is now available to watch on-line. The documentary tells the story of four different schooner owners … Continue reading

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Land and Sea – Nova Scotia Schooners

In the United States, we have seen an explosion of so-called “reality TV,” which is usually more akin to unscripted soap opera than reality, fortunately.   In Canada, however, the CBC has some wonderful programming which is reality television in … Continue reading

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Concordia: Tall Ship Down on CBC’s Land & Sea

The CBC’s program “Land and Sea” broadcast their documentary “Concordia: Tall Ship Down” today, focusing on the knockdown and sinking of the SV Concordia.   It can be watched on-line at the link below.  The documentary doesn’t answer the outstanding questions about … Continue reading

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