CANADA | 1991-2016 | 1 min | G

The Heritage Minutes collection is a bilingual Canadian legacy project comprised of 60-second short films, each depicting a significant person, event or story in Canadian history. They are produced by Historica Canada, the not-for-profit organization that is also responsible for publishing this encyclopedia. First released in 1991, the Heritage Minutes have been shown on television, in cinemas and online, and have become a part of Canadian culture. Today, the collection includes 86 episodes.

Director: Several
Cast: A number of famous Canadian actors have performed in the Minutes, including Dan Aykroyd, Roy Dupuis, Colm Feore, Graham Greene, Allan Hawco, Jared Keeso, Jean L’Italien and Kate Nelligan.


Join hosts Heather Sanderson and Kerry Riordan as we partner with Historica Canada, dish out prizes for top trivia winners and check out a bunch of Heritage Minutes on screen at the Revue!

The invention of basketball, the Halifax Explosion and “Doctor, I smell burnt toast.” Every Canadian knows a little bit more because of them – Heritage Minutes.


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