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The romance of transportation in Canada

Author: Colin LowTom DalyGuy GloverWolf KoenigRobert Alan VerrallAll authors
Publisher: [Montreal] : National Film Board of Canada, ©1953.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Animation   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Light-hearted animated whimsy about a down-to-earth subject: how this country's vast distances and great obstacles were overcome. The whole story of transportation is told with tongue-in-cheek seriousness, from the intrepid trail blazers of long ago to the aircraft of today and tomorrow."--Container.
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Genre/Form: Animated films
Drama
Fiction films
History
Material Type: Animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Low; Tom Daly; Guy Glover; Wolf Koenig; Robert Alan Verrall; National Film Board of Canada.
OCLC Number: 44942545
Notes: Issued also in French under the title: Sports et Transports.
Originally produced in 1952.
Credits: Animation, Wolf Koenig, Robert Verrall ; photography, Lyle Enright ; music, Eldon Rathburn ; sound, Clarke Daprato, Kenneth Heeley-Ray.
Performer(s): Voice and narration: Max Ferguson.
Description: 1 videocassette (11 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: the National Film Board of Canada ; director, Colin Low ; producer, Tom Daly ; writer, Guy Glover.

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"Light-hearted animated whimsy about a down-to-earth subject: how this country's vast distances and great obstacles were overcome. The whole story of transportation is told with tongue-in-cheek seriousness, from the intrepid trail blazers of long ago to the aircraft of today and tomorrow."--Container.

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