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Gone to the Beach

Date produced: 1942

Filmmaker(s):

Henry P. Sedziak

Description:

"...describes a Winter excursion to a popular resort." (Ottawa Journal)
"The First Sunday Winter Excursion to Victoria Beach [Manitoba] of February 25th, 1940. The Community Club. Steam train. Dog sled. Snowshoeing. The ice piled up near Patricia Point. Skiing near Moonlight Inn. Curling on rink behind Inn. Victoria Beach station." (LAC description)


[Winnipeg 75th anniversary celebrations]

Date produced: 1949

Description:

A film record of Winnipeg's 75th anniversary celebrations. Includes sequences on a Chinese Lion Dance and a Chinese boxing demonstration.


Road to the Isles

Date produced: 1943

Filmmaker(s):

Ron Thompson


Scandinavia

Date produced: 1943

Filmmaker(s):

Roy Lind


Where Industry Thrives Amid Beauty

Date produced: 1943

Filmmaker(s):

Anna J. Doupe


New York and the World’s Fair

Date produced: 1940

Filmmaker(s):

Roy Jacobite


Pioneer Daze

Date produced: 1939

Filmmaker(s):

John Phillips

Description:

"Well, Pioneer Daze is all about building the first railroad between Winnipeg and Vancouver. It has no more regard for history than Cecil B. DeMille, but it is not nearly so grandiose about it, which is something to be thankful for." (Winnipeg Free Press)
"It was a prize winner produced by a group of employees of Brigden's Ltd., and gives their version of the building of the C.P.R." (Ottawa Journal)

Also referred to as "Pioneers Days, or Plates Wanted Thursday." (Ottawa Journal)


Newfoundland

Date produced: 1945

Filmmaker(s):

Ron Thompson

Description:

"Captain R.T.F. Thompson presented a movie record of a hiking and driving tour of Newfoundland." (Winnipeg Tribune, 7 February 1946 p. 7.)


Nova Scotia

Date produced: 1946

Filmmaker(s):

D. L. McArthur


Land of the Nipigon

Date produced: 1945

Filmmaker(s):

Anna J. Doupe


Total Pages: 168