Video Library

This video library provides quick access to all the videos that have been included in the Built For Zero Canada Newsletter. Use these videos to educate your community about homelessness and inspire your community to end it.

Keep checking back here as we will be regularly adding new videos.

Below you will find videos under under a number of categories.  With the exception of Famous Feature Length Films, all other videos are less than 10 minutes long and most are less than 3 minutes – great for showing as part of a presentation or meeting.

Built for Zero Canada
Real-Time Data & By-Name Lists
Community Solutions – 100,000 Homes Campaign, US Built for Zero & US Communities Ending Homelessness
Stories
Shelter
Housing First
Registry Weeks and Ending Homelessness
Other Homelessness Response Related Videos
Famous Feature Length Films on Homelessness

The following films are fictional but often based on true stories. 

Documentary Films
  • Push (2019) – follows Leilani Farha, the UN Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing, as she’s travelling the globe, trying to understand who’s being pushed out of the city and why. To book a screening contact film@wgfilm.com
  • US and THEM (2017) – spans 10 years as filmmaker Krista Loughton attempts to help four homeless people who end up helping her. Includes candid conversations and interviews with addiction expert Dr Gabor Maté.   To book a screening contact Krista Loughton, 250-889-1232, krista@usandthemthefilm.ca.
Other Helpful Videos

While not homeless-specific, these videos speak to key mindsets and strategies that are essential to support the transformational change necessary to end homelessness in your community.

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