Terra nova

Canada, 1964

Film
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Among these lively impressions of Newfoundland today, coloured by history and by the sea, there are scenes of historic events, fishing on the high seas and squid jigging inshore, mining deep underground, and operations of the giant pulp and paper industry. (Award: Los Angeles.)

Credits

production company

ONF | NFB

producer

Fernand Dansereau

director
Duration

00:18:48:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1964

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010730

Language

English

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Film festivals - United States - Los Angeles - Awards

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industries - Canada

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Mines and mineral resources

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Newfoundland - Social life and customs

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Forests and forestry - Canada

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Mines and mineral resources

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Canada

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Canada - Economic conditions

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

History → Newfoundland - History

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Fishing - Canada

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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