Solo basic

Canada, 1977

Film
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Episode of Series “Path of the Paddle”.
The joy and poetry of paddling solo are illustrated in this film, as are all the basic strokes used in maintaining complete control of the canoe. With the aid of animated lines, the path of the paddle is clearly defined so there can be no mistaking what the paddle is doing. The use of the various strokes in rapids is demonstrated sufficiently to whet the appetite to move on.

Credits

production company

ONF | NFB

producer

Bill Brind

director
Duration

00:27:48:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1977

Appears in

Path of the Paddle

Group of items

Path of the Paddle

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

014743

Language

English

Subject categories

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Outdoor education

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Boats and boating

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Canada

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Leisure

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Outdoor education

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Leisure

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Aquatic sports

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Boats and boating

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Canoes and canoeing

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Leisure

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Outdoor education

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Outdoor recreation

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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