The 1954 documentary Dresden Story, the first NFB film to deal with racial discrimination in Canada, is discussed.
Posts Tagged “On the Spot”
Enjoy a selection of three films on Canadian Football including two on the Grey Cup in the 1960s. Films on the great Canadian game immortalized on celluloid.
Take a look at the production and broadcast of the National Film Board's television series Perspective in the 1950s. The series replaced On the Spot on the CBC.
Watch Survival in the Bush, a short 1954 film that shows how a little basic woodlore can save a man's life when marooned in the wilderness.
The history of the NFB's first television series.