Across Cultures

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Watch 60 films, 170 excerpts and over 80 archival artefacts selected by NFB specialists as part of this unique project.

Wanda Koop: In Her Eyes

Wanda Koop: In Her Eyes
1999, director: Gordon McLennan

Excerpt (2:04)

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Seeking out her roots, artist Wanda Koop visits southern Ukraine with her mother. They visit a former family home. The once wealthy family came to Canada fleeing the Russian Revolution in the early twentieth century. Long influenced by her family's story, Wanda feels her sense of connection has been intensified by this trip.