Committed to the power of distinctive storytelling, Rotating Planet produces and distributes an extensive library of award winning documentaries, TV series and short films. For all inquiries contact us.
Filmed in Inukjuak (Nunavik), this character driven documentary series follows The Uluit, a female Inuit hockey team made up of daughters, mothers and grandmothers bonded by a sport they love and a way of life they cherish. This is the emotional story of a group of extraordinary indigenous women who represent all facets of their community and their history. The intimate access access allows us to follow these women in their everyday life as they struggle, overcome and celebrate – on their way to win the 2010 Great Whale Hockey Cup. The Uluit are Inuit women as you’ve never seen them before.
The whole world loves the taste of falafel, but in the Middle East, it’s the dish they proudly call their own. Can this humble sandwich bring people and even nations together? Falafelism follows the falafel as it rolls it’s way through world history, cultural identity, the working class, international politics, the diaspora, a bunch of hospitable cooks and one stuffed face. Filmed in North America, Europe and the Middle East, with leading scholars, restaurateurs and everyday people, the filmmaker gains 20 pounds in search of meaning and hope for a brighter future.
Women Warriors is an exciting documentary series which profiles the lives of Canada’s elite female athletes, giving the audience a glimpse into the tremendous perseverance and mental fortitude it takes to reach the upper echelons of sport.
4:3 NTSC available, stereo. 19 x 30 min. 5 x 30 min (Les Battantes).
A provocative hour-long documentary that explores the lives of Arab-Canadian men named Osama and the changes that have occured in their lives since 9/11.
One Hour (Television)
16:9 and 4:3 NTSC available, Stereo