The White ship

Canada, 1967

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Shows one of the Portuguese schooners that still fish the Grand Banks of Newfoundland. Follows the ship and its crew from the time the townsfolk turn out for the blessing, until the ship returns with the season’s catch, and leaving one crewman in a Newfoundland grave.

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Credits

director

Hector Lemieux

producer

Rex Tasker

production company

ONF | NFB

Duration

00:14:53:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1967

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