Documentaries

KYLE RIABKO: THE LEAD was directed by Gemini winning director Jeff Newman and produced by Kyle Irving. Spring Awakening is Broadway’ s hottest show. It is groundbreaking, Tony award-winning, stars a dynamic cast of astoundingly gifted young performers, and it’ s about to be taken over by a kid from Saskatchewan. Kyle Riabko: The Lead is a thrilling TV documentary following aspiring musician Kyle Riabko as he takes a detour from his dream of becoming a rock star to take on the lead role in the hit Broadway musical. Featuring unprecedented Broadway access, the show depicts heartbreaking and uplifting stories from audience members’ real lives. This show
captures the essence of the power of contemporary theatre.

POLYGAMY’S LOST BOYS is a one-hour documentary that follows three young men as they struggle to survive in the world they were raised to believe is wicked. They were members of the Fundamentalist Mormon Church. The church’ s core belief: one man, multiple wives. The group’ s elders take the pick of the young girls as 3rd, 4th, and 5th brides, leaving a surplus of virile young men who are cast away, often with devastating consequences.

THE SPIRIT OF NORWAY HOUSE is a one-hour documentary about hydro development in Northern Manitoba and its impact on the people of Norway House First Nation. This spectacular doc features some of the best pre-contact reenactments ever created and was acquired by APTN and SCN.

WHERE THREE RIVERS MEET is a stunning one-hour documentary that tells the story of Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation and how the Churchill River Diversion changed their lives forever. It explores the people’ s relationship to the land and Manitoba Hydro in the past, present and future. The film has been acquired by APTN and SCN.