Episode of Series “Chants populaires”.
A short animated version of a French folk song. McLaren used gouache drawings which he superimposed against a scenic background to give the impression of a boat travelling along a lake and river which he acheived by zooming during the photographic process.
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Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Foreign language films
Music & Performing Arts → Folk music
Music & Performing Arts → Folk music - Canada
Music & Performing Arts → Folk songs, French
Black and White
16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)