Bears and man

Canada, 1978

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Two-thirds of all injuries inflicted by bears are inflicted by those who have become panhandling garbage junkies. This film describes the Parks Canada bear-management program in Canada’s mountain national parks. It is designed to protect the visiting public from confrontation with and injury by the bears. Awards: New York; Missoula; Columbus.

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