The Visit

Canada, 1956

Film
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Paul, a young French Canadian, is caught between two ways of life, and must choose for himself between the old and the new. After a two year absence, Paul returns to the Quebec village where he grew up. His father hopes he will stay and take over his boat-building trade. Despite family ties, Paul sees the inevitable change that is coming to the province and responds to the stronger call of the industrial world.

Credits

director

Bernard Devlin

producer

Julian Biggs

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:28:42:00

Colour

Black and White

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