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.

Lost Dreams

Lost Dreams
1999, director: Daniel Frenette

Excerpt (1:56)

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> Ukrainian Canadians | Labour exploitation | Solidarity | Winnipeg | Social action | Unions | Working conditions

  Description     The film  
Workers' struggles in post-World War I Winnipeg are narrated by the figure of a young woman of Ukrainian origin. She describes the stages of the Winnipeg General Strike of 1919. Archival photos and footage help tell the story.