Posts Tagged ‘Allan Wargon’

The Haunted Artist of Canada

On September 8, 1969, renowned Canadian artist Frederick Horsman Varley died at the age of 88. Varley was an official war artist during World War One as well as a founding member of the celebrated Group of Seven. Late in his career, the NFB profiled him in a documentary that was part of the Canadian


The Battle of the Plains of Abraham as seen by the NFB

Talk to anyone across Canada about the Battle of the Plains of Abraham, and you will get more viewpoints than you can imagine. The battle marked a major turning point in the history of the country and is noteworthy, among many other things, for the fact that the two opposing generals both died on the

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A voyage to the Canadian countryside with the Group of Seven


Explore the relationship between artist and nature in Canadian modernism through our Group of Seven documentaries.