Level 20 Media Studies 20
Videos are listed chronologically by date added, beginning with the most recent
Teen Photographer Portrays Homeless
This 10-minute online video is of a teen photographer, Leah Denbok, that creates black-and-white images of the homeless of North America. The video features footage of the artist in the street talking to her subjects while explaining her style, inspired by artist Lee Jeffries.
Follow the Rock
This video shows how First Nations from across British Columbia have gathered over the past 50 years to take part in the All Native Basketball Tournament. The tournament opens with a four-hour ceremony, where each team proudly dances into the gym to the sound of traditional drumming and song. Mor...
How Changing Language Could Help in the Fight Against Opioids
This video clip from the CBC’s The National reports on an alternate way of looking at addiction as a disease, rather than a choice. It encourages the viewer to consider the language used when referring to substance abuse disorders and how language can either help or hinder users from getting the ...
Lentils from Riceton
In this brief video, Chef Ricardo Larrivée learns why lentils may be the key to a sustainable food future when visiting a farm near Riceton, Saskatchewan.
The Secret Path (animated film)
This is the animated film based on the graphic novel Secret Path by Gord Downie and illustrated by Jeff Lemire.
Paramedics. Emergency Response. Season 5, Episode 6: All Hands on Deck
Paramedics treat a teen overdosing in front of frightened family members, a diabetic with extreme sugars, a couple bear sprayed and assaulted and a woman cold and unconscious in an industrial lot.
Paramedics. Emergency Response. Season 5, Episode 5: Restrain and Sedate
An overdose patient flees the scene. An intoxicated woman must be rescued form the river bank. A cancer patient requires pain control, and a woman threatening suicide struggles with the paramedics.
Paramedics. Emergency Response. Season 5, Episode 4: Dead Weight
Paramedics are called to a gruesome dog bite, a confrontational man with shortness of breath, a man overdosing in front of terrified family members, and a woman suffering chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.