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Big City Paper

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Alternate Titles: 
Journal d'une grande ville
French version
Production Years: 
1969 to 1973


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“Big City Paper,” Canadian Forest Industries Films (Montreal: Canadian Pulp and Paper Association: 1976), 5.
“This film traces the tree from forest to newsstands and homes in a metropolitan city, including forest and mill operations in Ontario and Quebec, transportation to Chicago, newsgathering and editing of the Chicago Tribune, make-up and printing of the Tribune. Available in Ontario and Quebec.”

“Journal d’une grande ville,” Films des industries forestières canadiennes (Montréal: Association Canadienne des Producteurs de Pâtes et Papiers: 1976), 6.
“Ce film présente l’histoire de l’arbre depuis la forêt jusqu’au kiosque de journaux, la moisson des arbres et la fabrication du papier journal en Ontario et au Québec, le transport du papier à Chicago, la chasse aux nouvelles, la préparation et l’impression du journal Chicago Tribune. Disponible en Ontario et au Québec.”

Crawley Films, Free Films: Sources of Free 16mm Sponsored Films in Canada Compiled and Published by Crawley Films (Ottawa: Crawley Films, April 1969): 31.
"Shows the entire story beginning from logging operations in Ontario and Quebec to conversion of newsprint into daily metropolitan newspaper."