Black Life: Untold Stories success despite obstacles

‘Migrations’ is the fourth episode of CBC docuseries Black Life: Untold Stories docuseries.

Black Life Untold Stories
Director Nadia Louis-Desmarchais

The episode examines the arrival of thousands of Caribbean people to Canada beginning in the 1950s, through work initiatives like the Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program and the West Indian Domestic Scheme, and it explores the challenges facing the more recent waves of Somali and Haitian migrants.

Migrations unearths the roadblocks Black migrants have faced and continue to face on Canadian soil, as well as the extraordinary gains they have made in search of a better life.

Black Life: Untold stories is directed by Nadia Louis-Desmarchais

Check CBC Gem for viewing details.