The Wilderness world of Sigurd F. Olson

United States, 1980

Film
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An exploration of the creative response to nature of America’s foremost interpretive naturalist, Sigurd F. Olson. He talks about the challenges and joys of writing, and the wilderness areas of Canada and the northern United States, with film of the dramatic changing seasons of this area.

Credits

co-director

Steve A Kahlenbeck

Ray J. Christensen

production company

Filmedia

Language

English

Duration

00:28:24:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

31982

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Wilderness areas - United States

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Environmental protection - Citizen participation

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Seasons - Canada

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Wilderness areas - Canada

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Wilderness areas - United States

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Literature → Creative writing

People → Olson, Sigurd F., 1899-

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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