Canada's Awakening North

Canada's Awakening North

| 32 min
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This short documentary from 1951 offers an appraisal of the social and economic development of the Mackenzie District, Northwest Territories. Get a look at the topography, resources, development, and settlement of this most-northerly Canadian frontiers. Rather than depicting it as “harsh, stubborn, and silent” land, the film presents this land as one filled with varied activity and opportunity.

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Credits
  • director
    Ronald Dick
  • script
    Ronald Dick
  • producer
    Tom Daly
  • photography
    Osmond H. Borradaile
  • music
    Robert Fleming

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