40 years of award-winning documentaries, television series and interactive media

Founded in 1980 in Toronto’s Kensington Market by president Robert Lang, Kensington is one of Canada’s leading documentary and factual production companies. We have conceived and produced a wide variety of exceptional, award-winning documentaries, television series and transmedia projects. From high-profile television events to moving personal stories, from ground-breaking science to popular factual series, our productions have earned an international reputation for innovation and imagination.

Recent TV productions include Why We Dance and Nature’s Cleanup Crew for CBC The Nature of Things, Arte, ZDF and others,, the feature and 2-part documentary The Shadow Of Gold for TVO and Arte France, one-hour documentaries The Equalizer, Champions vs. Legends, Risk Factor, and three seasons of the international hit TV series Museum Secrets, filmed behind the scenes at the  great museums of the world. Over recent years we produced two popular innovative mobile apps: Risk Navigator and Scopify.

Robert Lang

Executive Producer / Producer / Director

Allen Booth

Writer / Web Developer / Creative Producer

Sofia Bant

Coordinator / Social Media

Melanie Wong

Post Production Assistant




You can find most of our series productions from the past two decades on streaming services around the world: Amazon Prime, Pluto, Tubi, Corus, Vizio, Roku and many others.

To explore the issues raised in our feature documentary The Shadow of Gold, we invite you to visit theshadowofgold.com. To explore further the content of our one-hour documentary Risk Factor, we invite you to visit riskfactor.ca. And if you’d like to take the Wayback Machine to Web 1.0… visit the interactive site we did back in 1998 that allowed Bruce Cockburn to answer questions via satellite phone from Mali. It’s still archived here.


If you’d like to make more informed decisions about the risks in your life you might want to download Risk Navigator