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Jack Rabbit

Author: National Film Board of Canada.
Publisher: Montreal : National Film Board of Canada, 1975.
Series: NFB.ca.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The story of hundred-year-old Herman Smith Johannsen--nicknamed Jack Rabbit by Indians--the man who introduced the sport of cross-country skiing to this country. In the film we see him at the Canadian Ski Marathon north of Montréal, where he is the honored guest, and on a return trip to his native Norway. From present to past, his life is retraced with pictures from sports newsreels, Norwegian archives, and his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Short films
Named Person: Jackrabbit Johannsen; Jackrabbit Johannsen
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: National Film Board of Canada.
OCLC Number: 714719857
Notes: Award: New York.
Credits: Director/photography, Tony Ianzelo ; producer, Tom Daly ; commentary, Tony Ianzelo, Harold Arthur, Elspeth Chisholm ; editing, Martin Defalco, Tony Ianzelo ; sound editing, Bernard Bordeleau ; re-recording, George Croll ; narrator, Alfonso Cisterna ; music, Robert Fleming.
Description: 1 streaming video file (29 min.) : digital, stereo, sound, color.
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Series Title: NFB.ca.
Responsibility: National Film Board of Canada.

Abstract:

The story of hundred-year-old Herman Smith Johannsen--nicknamed Jack Rabbit by Indians--the man who introduced the sport of cross-country skiing to this country. In the film we see him at the Canadian Ski Marathon north of Montréal, where he is the honored guest, and on a return trip to his native Norway. From present to past, his life is retraced with pictures from sports newsreels, Norwegian archives, and his family album.

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