The Canneries

The Canneries

Release date:

1987

Running time:

24 minutes

Formats:

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Closed Captioned:

No

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The Canneries is a historical exploration of the salmon canning industry along the coast of British Columbia. Images and voices from the past and a rich ocean soundscape are juxtaposed with scenes of the abandoned canneries in still-life style, to provide a new look at history, memory, and meaning.

Also available as a 16mm print with advanced notice.

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