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Title: Summer Legend
Director: Hartmann, Françoise
Year: 1986
Length: 08 min 19 s

Silas Rand and Charles Leland first wrote down the legends of the great spirit Glooscap before the turn of the century. Since then, Summer Legend has been retold many times, but never more beautifully than in this colourful animated interpretation. It tells of the Micmac people in the cold white dawning of their world, and of how Glooscap battled with the giant Winter in order to bring Summer to the North.

Director
Françoise Hartmann

Script
Françoise Hartmann

Animation
Françoise Hartmann

Producer
Eunice Macaulay

Executive producer
Douglas MacDonald

Camera
Pierre Landry

Camera
Raymond Dumas

Sound
Louis Hone

Sound editing
Julian Olson

Music editing
Julian Olson

Sound editing
Diane Le Floc'h

Music editing
Diane Le Floc'h

Re-recording
Jean-Pierre Joutel

Narrator
Tex Konig

Voice
Margo Mackinnon Baculis

Music
Keith Tedman

Technique(s) used

Animated drawings