Wolf pack

Canada, 1974

Film
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A nature film that shows the absorbing, even admirable qualities of the wolf’s character and behavior, and its essential role in the natural scheme of life and death. Filmed by Bill Mason in caribou country, Wolf Pack closely observes the wolves through late winter into early spring. What emerges is a portrait of the wolf as a disciplined hunter, a respected leader, and a parent whose care for the young ensures the survival of the pack.

Credits

production company

ONF | NFB

producer

Bill Brind

director
Duration

00:19:56:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1974

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

016445

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Animal behavior

Animals & Wildlife → Animal ecology

Animals & Wildlife → Animals - Adaptation

Animals & Wildlife → Animals - Habitations

Animals & Wildlife → Parental behavior in animals

Animals & Wildlife → Wild animals

Animals & Wildlife → Wolves

Animals & Wildlife → Zoology - Canada

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Canada - Description and travel

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

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

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

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Canada

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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