Riches of the Earth. Rev. ed.

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Colourful animation illustrates how Canada’s underground resources took shape through geological ages, and how theses riches of the earth have become our raw materials. We see the formation, by fire, water, wind and ice, of the earth’s crust, with its wealth of minerals, coal, arable land and water.

Credits

co-director

Barry Helmer

Sidney Goldsmith

producer

Sidney Goldsmith

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:16:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27922

Subject categories

Animation

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Geography

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Geological time

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Geology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Geography

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Geological time

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Geology

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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