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People of the Far North

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Production Years: 
1946 to 1947
Film Properties: 
Length (feet): 
3000 (16mm)
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Library and Archives Canada: 16mm, VHS, Beta.
"The daily lifestyle of these northern people is shown. Included in the footage is: daily activities - domestic scenes, cooking and eating, child-rearing, making clothes, food preparation, children playing; hunting - shooting seals, ice-fishing, caribou hunting (graphic depiction of the kill, cutting carcass, stripping furs, loading onto sleds), drying furs at the camp; winter trip - huskies and sled prepared, footage shot from sled. Also shown is the northern landscape with some panoramic footage, small animals and birds, random footage of daily life."