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Author: Peter WilliamsonSiobhan FlanaganIra LevyCanada. Multiculturalism and Citizenship Canada.National Film Board of Canada.All authors
Publisher: [Toronto, Ont.] : Breakthrough Films and Television : National Film Board of Canada [distributor], 1988.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A tribute to the cultural diversity that characterizes present-day Canada. Six Canadians of various ethnic background speak candidly about their experiences. These "Canadian portraits" are interwoven with historical material from the past to suggest the nature and extent of this country's multicultural make-up.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Williamson; Siobhan Flanagan; Ira Levy; Canada. Multiculturalism and Citizenship Canada.; National Film Board of Canada.; Breakthrough Films and Television.
OCLC Number: 85758774
Credits: Directed by Peter Williamson, Siobhan Flanagan ; produced by Ira Levy, Peter Williamson.
Performer(s): Narration, Susan A'Court.
Target Audience: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, e, i, s.
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. (VHS) + 1 user's guide (22 pages ; 21 cm)
Responsibility: Breakthrough Films and Television Inc. ; produced for the Dept. of the Secretary of State of Canada, Multiculturalism ; directed by Peter Williamson, Siobhan Flanagan ; produced by Ira Levy, Peter Williamson.

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A tribute to the cultural diversity that characterizes present-day Canada. Six Canadians of various ethnic background speak candidly about their experiences. These "Canadian portraits" are interwoven with historical material from the past to suggest the nature and extent of this country's multicultural make-up.

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