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We Are Young

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10552 (six 1876' 35mm reels)
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Library and Archives Canada: 35mm.
"This film, produced for the Canadian Pacific-Cominco Pavilion at Expo 67, has been described by its director, Francis Thompson, as 'Youth in Canada learning to come to terms with the world in which they have to live'. A picture of the 'Journey to adulthood ... a composite of many children's journeys'. The production utilized 340 teenagers, 65 adults, and 50 children, none of whom had any previous acting experience."

Six screen projection for specially constructed pavilion at Expo 67.