The Story of H.M.S. Shannon (TEFC)

Canada, 1958

Film
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A lively touch to any program, this song story describes an incident in the War of 1812. Colourful drawings give a satirical twist to the engagement between a British ship, the H.M.S. Shannon, and an American ship, the U.S.S. Chesapeake. Sung to guitar accompaniment by Canadian folksinger Tom Kines.

Credits

producer

David Bairstow

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:07:35:00

Colour

Colour

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