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.

Chinese Canadian children watching a NFB film,1945.

Chinese Canadian children watching a NFB film,1945.
Chinese Canadian children watching a NFB film,1945.


Description
After World War II, documentary film continued to be used as a tool to inform and motivate people. National Film Board field representative Arnold Perry, in his role of projectionist, showed NFB films to Canadian audiences to develop a greater appreciation of fellow Canadians living in other parts of the country.

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