See everything, hear everything
Watch 60 films, 170 excerpts and over 80 archival artefacts selected by NFB specialists as part of this unique project.
Hutterites immigrated to Canada in the early twentieth century. They live in farm colonies which adopt up-to-date agricultural methods, as is indicated by this 1964 film shot in Alberta. Hutterites seek an ideal way of life based on Christian principles. Members conform to a traditional dress code, and men and women engage in work considered gender-appropriate.