Item AAAA0023 - [Across Canada by the CPR]

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[Across Canada by the CPR]

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Associated Screen News Ltd.

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  • Source of title proper: Supplied title is based on similarities to BFI catalogue description.

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  • [1927?] (Creation)

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Travelogue. Depicts highlights of Canada encountered on a trans-Canada journey from east to west on the CPR. B.C. footage includes: the Spiral Tunnels at Field (with train passing through); Field; open-topped railway observation car with sightseeing passengers; Glacier; Mt. Sir Donald; Albert Canyon; train en route in Fraser Canyon; fruit pickers; Vancouver (street scenes, Hotel Vancouver, Stanley Park, English Bay bathers); CPR steamers en route to Victoria.

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A VHS reference copy is available for this item.

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Copyright expired.

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Shot list in file V1985:04/001.

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General note

Head credits and tail missing on NAC copy, the only known print. The film ACROSS CANADA IN FIFTEEN MINUTES appears to be a revised and updated version of this picture, re-edited for distribution by the National Parks Branch.

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References: Listed in Duffy, "Camera West", entry #Br/0004.

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Accession number(s): F1982:10

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producing agency/company: Associated Screen News Ltd.; sponsored/presented by: Canadian Pacific Railway Company

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